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COVID-19 Epidemiologist

Kelly Services
Indianapolis, IN 46202
**Kelly Services** has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a contract temporary opportunity to work as **COVID-19 Epidemiologist (14 positions)** at a prestigious Fortune 500 company



**COVID-19 Epidemiologist**



**Rate: $28.24**



**Remote work from home and 2 North Meridian**

Travel may include going to a training or providing assistance in the field.



**Purpose of Position/Summary:**



The COVID-19 Epidemiologist serves in the Epidemiology Resource Center (ERC) at the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH). The purpose of this position is to minimize morbidity and mortality associated with COVID-19 among Indiana residents by conducting a broad and complex range of investigative and analytical epidemiologic activities. The scope of this position includes, but is not limited to: investigation and surveillance of COVID-19, assistance in surveillance, response and guidance to other program areas outside of the ERC.



**Essential Duties/Responsibilities:**



Manage and analyze infectious disease data collected through routine surveillance, public health investigations, and applied epidemiologic studies; Manage and analyze data collected through routine for other ISDH divisions as necessary;



Provide epidemiologic consultation and technical assistance to local health departments, health care providers, veterinarians, and the general public with respect to infectious diseases or other assigned projects within ISDH;



Demonstrate and communicate subject matter knowledge of the epidemiology and biology of all infectious diseases;



Conduct routine epidemiologic surveillance for infectious diseases;



Assist in the development of program logic models and quality improvement projects



Lead or coordinate epidemiologic investigations of individual cases and/or outbreaks of infectious diseases or other projects within ISDH;



Design and conduct applied epidemiologic studies of infectious diseases and other studies with the agency;



Use leadership and systems thinking in epidemiologic planning and policy development



Prepare and disseminate written and oral reports and presentations that communicate necessary information to internal and external partners;



Conduct educational presentations and/or trainings for a variety of audiences, including local health departments, health care providers, veterinarians, and the general public;



Participate in writing grants and other funding proposals;



Serve as an agency spokesperson at the invitation and direction of the ISDH Office of Public Affairs;



Evaluate the impact of legislation or policy proposals at the invitation and direction of the ISDH Director of Legislative Affairs;



Incumbent is on-call 24/7/365;



Serve as a backup to other infectious disease epidemiologists;



Perform related duties as assigned. Job Requirements:



**Education**



A masters degree in a relevant field (e.g., public health, biological sciences, or social sciences) and 2 years relevant public health experience, OR



A doctoral-level degree in epidemiology or other relevant field, OR



A graduate or professional degree in a health-related field (e.g., RN, MD/DO, DDS/DMD, DVM, PhD, RS) with specific epidemiology training (e.g., MPH degree, CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service, or CSTE Applied Epidemiology Fellowship), OR



A bachelors degree in a relevant field and 4 years of relevant public health experience.



Knowledge, skills, and abilities:



Knowledge of the epidemiology and biology of infectious diseases;



Knowledge of state laws and regulations as well as federal public health guidance documents pertaining to infectious diseases;



Skill in identification of public health problems pertinent to Indiana residents;



Skill in conducting epidemiologic surveillance activities, including selection and use of appropriate field methods as well as use and evaluation of public health surveillance systems;



Skill in conducting public health investigations of individual cases and/or outbreaks of infectious diseases;



Skill in designing descriptive and analytical epidemiologic investigations, including hypothesis generation;



Skill in managing large datasets, performing complex data analyses, and identifying key findings;



**Apply Now!**



This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must submit your resumes. Thank you for your interest in the assignment.



**Also, feel free to follow up via email to RACS113@KELLYSERVICES.COM**




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



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**About Kelly** ****



At **Kelly** , were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2020-06-10 Expires: 2020-07-13

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