Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.
Bring your passion for and expertise in data analysis and epidemiological/statistical methods to a role where you can really make a difference at the local public health level!
In this key role responsible to the Manager, Population Health Observatory, you will provide expert consultation, advice, direction, and support for the healthy communities and chronic disease portfolio within Population & Public Health regarding health assessment, disease surveillance and planning. The Observatory carries out its work in close collaboration with front-line staff, senior management, medical health officers, and external partners. The collaborative and integrated nature of our work offers epidemiologists an enriching professional environmental with diverse projects.
As the successful candidate you have a Master’s degree in Epidemiology or Public Health and at least two years of experience in the field of public health, including experience in the area of chronic disease, communicable disease, and/or injury surveillance.
Demonstrated proficiency with using advanced statistics, statistical software packages, manipulation of large datasets, and the ability to communicate technical information effectively to non-technical individuals through reports and presentations will support your success in this role.
Build on your career experience in a complex environment, and be part of a dynamic, inter-professional team.
This position is based at our Central City offices in Surrey, B.C.
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