Epidemiologist 1 or 2

Delaware Public Health District

The Delaware Public Health District seeks a F/T Epidemiologist 1 or 2 to perform duties related to infectious disease investigation in the Preventative Health Division.  This position conducts epidemiologic investigations used in the prevention and control of communicable diseases.  Investigations are designed to identify, analyze, and report public health issues and problems, resulting in improved monitoring of health status and its correlates, identification of trends or outbreaks of diseases or other adverse health events, provision of data and information about corrective actions or programs to alleviate adverse health effects, and proposal of practices or policies based on such data and information that will promote and protect public health.  


Epidemiologist 1 – A bachelor’s degree in epidemiology, biostatics, public health or related field and completion of graduate level courses in epidemiology and biostatistics. Master’s degree preferred.  No experience requirements. Driver’s license and auto liability insurance required.  

Epidemiologist 2 – Master's degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, public health or other related field.  One to three years relevant experience required. Driver’s license and auto liability insurance required. 

Ideal candidates will have the following key skills:

Pay and Benefits: 

Position will be open until filled.  First review of applications will occur on May 30, 2022 and will continue as received until the position is filled.   Applicants may apply via agency website at:  

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