Communicable Disease Epidemiologist II

Open & closing dates

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 to Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:00:00

Fairfax County

Health Department

Salary

$62,735 to $104,558 (per year)

Appointment type

FT Salary W BN

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Works in the Communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit with a primary focus on all reportable communicable diseases. Independently performs professional epidemiology work by analyzing, interpreting and presenting epidemiological data; designs and conducts research projects and implements surveillance systems. Responsible for the study, surveillance and investigation of communicable disease conditions in the county to characterize targeted disease outbreaks and disease cluster and contact investigations. Coordinates the epidemiologic public health response during a disease outbreak or a bioterrorism event, in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team, the Epidemiology Supervisor, and under the guidance of the Medical Epidemiologist.