Holiday Student E-newsletter

Job Opportunities for Students and Alumni

American Lung Association – Coordinator Health Promotions
The American Lung Association has a great opportunity for a Coordinator, Health Promotions to join our incredible team in the Upper Midwest Region.  Working as a member of the Health Promotion & Education Team, you will join an outstanding group of professionals dedicated to our mission:  to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy. In this role, you will be responsible for coordinating the communication strategy of Wisconsin’s statewide youth tobacco prevention advocacy program (FACT) based on evidence-based health education and Tobacco Prevention and Control Program (TPCP) priorities. This is a grant funded position.

Idealist – Program and Electronic Communications Coordinator 
The Program and Electronic Communications Coordinator will provide program, administrative, and communications support for several major grants of WI FACETS. The Region C Parent TA Center Grant provides technical assistance for U.S. Department of Education/Office of Special Education Programs-funded Parent Centers in 16 states (IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, MT, NE, ND, OH, SD, WI, WV, WY) and the WI Department of Public Instruction Family Engagement Grant aims to increase the knowledge and engagement of families of children with disabilities.

Children’s Hospital and Health System – Adolescent Program Coordinator 
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Community Services is dedicated to ensuring the safety and well-being of children and families. Under the direction of the Permanency Services Manager, this position is responsible for leading programming focused on improving outcomes for adolescents in the child welfare system. For more info click here.

Greater Milwaukee Foundation – Data and Program Analyst
The Data and Program Analyst is responsible for leading the cross-functional data gathering and reporting process. This role collects, assesses, analyzes, translates and interprets data from across the entire Foundation for use in determining results of internal and external strategies, as well as develops and maintains the mechanisms that enable stakeholders to understand outcomes and make informed decisions based on data. This role’s primary objective is to lead the Foundation’s efforts to learn of the impact from its work in the community.

The city of Oak Creek Health Department – Public Health Specialist 
Under general supervision of the Community Public Health Officer (CPHO), performs a variety of activities requiring a thorough knowledge of public health. Coordinates and implements the ongoing emergency preparedness activities. Conducts Community Health Assessment and Community Health Improvement Plan process and facilitates the Strategic and Quality Improvement Plans. Maintains and expands community partnerships, implements and evaluates selected public health services and grant programs for a comprehensive approach to community-based planning and programming, and conducts health communication and education.  Performs related work as required. This position requires the ability to work independently, exercising judgment and initiative. Employee works a full-time schedule necessary to meet the needs of the city, including flexibility in order to attend Health Department and various community meetings and appearances (occasional evening and weekends).  May be required to work extended and/or off hours in the event of a public health or city emergency for risk communication and other assignments. More Info here.

The city of Milwaukee Health Department – Home Environmental Health Manager 
Under the direction of the Public Health Planning and Policy Director, the Home Environmental Health Manager provides leadership for all MHD programs which identify and address hazards in the home environment shown to impact children’s health, including toxic substances (lead), air quality (mold and other allergens), and personal safety (trips/falls). The incumbent in this position simultaneously manages community and program needs assessment, program planning, coordination and evaluation, staff supervision, research activities, grant funding, and policy development while maintaining numerous collaborative relationships.

Planned Parenthood – Youth Health Educator 
This position will further the departments mission of creating sexually healthy communities with a focus on reducing the rate of teen and young adult pregnancy and STIs, including HIV/AIDS. More specifically, this position will provide one-on-one health education to youth in our Youth Health Clinics, assist with providing direct sexuality education to youth during outreach and act as community advocates regarding issues of responsible sexuality education among adolescents and young adults (ages 13-24).

Foxconn – Public Health Communications Specialist
Foxconn is seeking a Public Health Communications Specialist who enjoys the challenge of performing in a start-up environment and has a desire to revolutionize a whole new industry. The Public Health Communications Specialist will build a legacy, and have a direct impact on the current and future state of Foxconn’s culture.

Medical College of Wisconsin – Community Research Program Coordinator III
Works closely with Program Manager or Program Director to coordinate the daily research activities of the program. Provide support to the team to facilitate the achievement of the program’s goals. Click here for more info.

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