Summary of Work
Performs public health activities and programs in support of the Aerospace Medicine Program in a medical treatment facility. There are two major divisions within Public Health: Community Health Management and Force Health Management. Tasks include: food safety and security; medical entomology; communicable, environmental, vectorborne, and zoonotic disease preventin and control, medical record reviews; community related public health medical readiness activities (disaster team responsibilities); public health education and training, occupational health examinations, Preventive Health Assessments, Deployment Health Assessments; and Individual Medical Readiness (IMR)
You must meet the following qualifications:
Personnel must have at least two (2) years of experience in a related public/community health/nursing position OR four (4) years of prior military experience in a public health position
Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in nursing or other related educational program such as allied, community health, or public health OR military training (AFSC 4E0X1), and successful completion of Air Force Public Health Technical training.
Standard use of office equipment, such as computers, typewriters, copiers, fax machines, scanners, telephone and office automation systems.
Use of Microsoft Office software (Word and Excel at a minimum) to prepare reports and other documents.
General medical ethics, telephone etiquette and excellent communication and customer services skills.
Ability to plan, organize, schedule, and coordinate activities such as appointments, meetings, and suspense timelines.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Knowledge in and understanding of CDC, Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice (ACIP), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health.
Knowledgeable in proper selection of personnel protective equipment (PPE).