Iowa Public Health Association 
  • Home
  • Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

To submit a position for considered posting, please e-mail a brief position description to the Iowa Public Health Association at iowapha@gmail.com.  This service is offered free-of-charge to current IPHA members (individuals and organizations).  Non-members may request positions to be posted for a fee of $150.  As a non-profit professional association, IPHA seeks to share career opportunities within Iowa's public health community, and this funding mechanism helps to support this service and the mission-driven work of IPHA. 


Any Job Posting that does not contain a close or apply by date will be removed from this page ninety (90) days from the date it was posted. Postings that contain a date will be removed from this page the day after regardless of the number of days from the post date. If the Close Date of your posting changes, please contact IPHA with a corrected time frame.
Program and Events Coordinator
Healthiest State Initiative

The Program and Events Coordinator is responsible for supporting the planning and execution of strategies and tactics that further Healthiest State’s goals to become the healthiest state in the nation.  

For complete job description and application instructions, click here.

Position open until filled

Patient Registry Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Health

The Iowa Department of Public Health is looking to fill a Patient Registry Coordinator (Clerk-Specialist) to assist the state. Under the direction of the Office of Medical Cannabidiol (OMC) Program Director and with functional oversight from the OMC Program Manager, the successful candidate will serve as the Patient Registry Coordinator by reviewing patient and caregiver applications; making independent decisions on whether to approve applications based upon program policies and procedures.

For complete job description and application, click here.

Application deadline 9.27.18

Temporary Forensic Autopsy Technician

Iowa Department of Public Health


The Iowa Department of Public Health is looking to fill a Temporary Forensic Autopsy Technician (Forensic Autopsy Technician) to assist the state. In the capacity of a temporary Forensic Autopsy Technician, this individual will assist forensic pathologists with the challenging tasks of the forensic autopsy procedure. The work schedule may require working on weekends, holidays, and a few days during the week.

Hours will vary depending on staffing and case load. This position is an "as needed" position that is eligible for a maximum of 780 hours throughout the year.

For complete job description and application, click here.

Application deadline 10.02.18

Temporary Administrative Clerk

Iowa Department of Public Health

The Iowa Board of Pharmacy is seeking to fill two temporary clerk positions. These positions are expected to be filled through the remainder of 2019.

Primary duties will include, but will not be limited to: 

Answering phones and providing customer service.
Processing applications
Scanning documents, and assisting with other administrative functions. 


For complete job description and application, click here.

Application deadline 9.30.18
Office of Medical Cannabidiol Program Manager
Iowa Department of Public Health

The Iowa Department of Public Health is looking to fill an Office of Medical Cannabidiol Program Manager (Executive Officer 2) to assist the state. Under the direction of the Program Director, manages the Office of Medical Cannabidiol (OMC), to include developing a program structure with a mission statement, goals, objectives, annual work plan and timeline, and budget.
    For complete job description and application, click here.

    Application deadline 9.30.18

    Temporary Secretary 1


    Iowa Department of Public Health

    The Iowa Department of Public Health is looking to fill a Temporary Secretary 1 (Secretary 1) to assist the state. The successful candidate will administers autopsy files, including but not limited to, toxicology, neuropathology, forensic anthropology, photography, and microbiology reports. Assists in finalization of autopsy reports, arranges files and reports in an orderly fashion, gathers needed signatures and ensures sending of reports to county medical examiner, county attorney's offices, and others. Maintains county investigation files and state autopsy case files (both hard copy and electronic formats) according to procedures, including gathering of missing information and conducting quality assurance checks.

    For complete job description and application, click here.

    Application deadline 9.30.18

    Surveillance Epidemiologist 
    Iowa Department of Public Health

    The successful candidate selected for this position will:

    • Track and report enteric disease case and outbreak data to the CDC as required under the OutbreakNET program.
    • Investigate enteric disease cases and outbreaks.
    • Provide surge capacity for the enteric disease epidemiologist.
    • Conduct enteric disease-related education and outreach to stakeholders and the general public.
    • Analyze public health data and generate surveillance reports on a weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual basis.
    • Provide general epidemiological support to CADE.
    • Assist with maintenance of CADE web pages.
    For complete job description and application, click here.

    Application deadline 10.4.18
    Community Program Coordinator (1st Five)
    Black Hawk County

    Under general supervision coordinates 1st Five Healthy Mental Development program activities using the 1st Five enhanced care coordination practice model; performs related work as required. 

    For complete job description and application, click here.

    Application deadline 9.28.18
    Health Outreach Worker
    Black Hawk County

    Under general supervision, provides assistance to families/clients in need of direct or linked services to prevent disease, protect and promote community health.

    For complete job description and application, click here.

    Application deadline 10.12.18
    Public Health Nurse - Disease Prevention
    Black Hawk County

    Under general supervision performs public health nursing duties through participation in communicable disease investigation and treatment, community outreach, and public health clinical services.

    For complete job desription and application, click here.

    Application deadline 10.12.18













    Iowa Public Health Association  - Uniting and strengthening the voice for public health in Iowa

    IPHA Terms of Use and Privacy Statement  |  IPHA Website Linkage Policy

    Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software