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12/5/2012 - Public Health Epidemiologist


Job Opportunity


County of Cumberland

790 E. Commerce St.  Bridgeton, N.J. 08302  856-453-2121

December 6, 2012



Public Health Epidemiologist

Department of Public Health

Annual Salary Range: $61,500 - $68,000

(Provisional Appointment Pending Civil Service Procedures)



Duties:           Under direction of the Health Officer or other supervisory designee, plans, organizes, and implements an epidemiological public health program; provides consultation and advice to health care providers, infection control professionals and others; may supervise staff involved in investigative activities; does other related duties as required.



Requirements:  Two (2) years of experience as an epidemiologist in a health-related field. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master of Science with a major concentration in epidemiology or biostatistics, or a Master of Public Health with a major concentration in epidemiology or biostatistics.  


Note:                   Offers of employment for this title are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness testing that includes drug screenings and criminal background checks.  


Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references to the Health Officer at or fax to 856-327-6405. Application deadline is December 20, 2012.


The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer striving for diversity in the workplace.