Epidemiologist Biostatistician

Houston, TX 77054

Posted: 02/02/2023 Industry: Laboratory Job Number: OG40022616

Job Description

Epidemiologist Biostatistician
Zip Code: Houston, TX  77054 | LocationNRG Stadium/Astrodome area
Employment TypeTemporary | Workplace Type: On-site
Healthcare Specialty: Public Health | Salary: $35 an hour
Client Company: City of Houston’s Health and Human Services
 
The City of Houston’s Health and Human Services department is teaming up with Team1Medical to seek an Epidemiologist Biostatistician to join their team! As the Epidemiologist Biostatistician, you will be responsible for planning, designing, conducting, and coordinating epidemiological investigations of diseases and bioterrorism-related activities, along with other duties the Epidemiologist Manager or Supervisor will assign you. If you have experience working as an Epidemiologist Biostatistician and want to excel in your career, submit your application today to see what opportunities are open for you!
 
Epidemiologist Biostatistician’s Responsibilities
  • Assist in the Quality Assurance process for reporting notifiable diseases, electronic lab reports, and internal performance reports
  • Plan, design, conduct, and coordinate epidemiological investigations of disease and bioterrorism-related activities
  • Report to the Epidemiologist Manager or Supervisor, depending on the area of expertise
  • Analyze Department databases for a wide variety of disease indicators for possible bioterrorism
  • Perform statistical tests to complete data analysis for the scientific publications
  • Support field investigations and surveillance of disease and bioterrorism-related activities
 
Epidemiologist Biostatistician’s Qualifications
  • A Master’s degree in Public Health, Epidemiology, or Biostatistics with at least two advanced statistical courses taken during the graduate program is required.
  • A minimum of 4 years of work experience in public health, epidemiology, or biostatistics and at least two years of biostatistics experience are required.
  • Previous work experience reviewing QA datasets and creating actionable items to improve data quality is required.
  • Ability to pass a skills test in statistical or script development programming
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel with written and verbal communication skills are a plus.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drugs screen and criminal background check
 
Company Culture & Perks
  • Work Schedule of Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
  • Help to improve the health of area citizens in your community
  • Opportunity to develop your skills and gain more experience
  • As part of the onboarding process, your immunization records will be verified, and immunizations will be administered for any outdated boosters on your first day of employment
  • Located near the NRG Stadium area offering free covered parking close to area restaurants and shopping
  • During your employment with Team1Medical Staffing, you can enroll in our benefits program, including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident, and behavioral health insurance. Additional benefits include 401K, direct deposit, and our referral bonus program!  
 
Salary: $35 an hour
 
If you want to work close to home and have an opportunity to take the next step in your career – Apply today!

Why Team1Medical?
Team1Medical is one of the most trusted medical staffing agencies in Houston, TX. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success. View more open positions at www.team1medical.com.
 
Team1Medical is an affiliate of The Reserves Network, a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community. As an equal-opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today. 
 
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