Job: Epidemiologist (Government)

Title Epidemiologist (Government)
Categories Biologists
Terms of Employment Temp-Full time & Part time
Salary 19.00 – 25.00ph
Location Ottawa
Job Description


Require a full time and part time (22.5 hours per week) Epidemiologist for research work on Enhanced Invasive Group A Streptococcal Disases (iGas) activities in Canada.

Will be required to update guidance documents on the prevention & control of iGas.

Enhanced surveillance linking lab and epidemiologicial data & advancement in lab typing of isolates.

Able to support other Section activities eg biannual vaccine preventable Diseases Report.

Develop database for management of iGas data


Undergraduate degree in epidemiology, biology, chemistry, biochemistry or other relevant field.

A graduate degree inĀ  epidemiology from a recognized post secondary institution.

Minimum of 3 – 5 years experience conducting health-related surveillance.

Minimum of 3 – 5 years using statistical software eg SAS, SPSS

Minimum of 3 – 5 years writing surveillance reports

Minimum 3 – 5 years working in public health at the local authorities level.

Unilingual English but must have valid Enhanced security clearance.


Busy Government office environment.



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