Location: Melbourne | CBD
Job type: Full time / Until 31 December 2021
Organisation: Department of Health
Salary: $101,120 - $122,348
Occupation: IT and Telecommunications
The Department of Health plays a critical role in the Victorian health system and is responsible for shaping it to meet the health needs of Victorians into the future. We also lead the Victorian Government's response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Working with our partners, we oversee Victoria's health system including mental health, ageing and aged care and preventive health. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated to provide responsive and quality services to all Victorians. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTQI+ and people from culturally diverse backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services.
Application Closes: 15 April 2021
Role: Senior Epidemiologist/Data Analyst (until 31 Decemeber)
Number of vacancies available: 2
Office Location(s): 50 Lonsdale Street/Work from home
The COVID-vac group is responsible for managing and coordinating the roll-out of the COVID-19 vaccination to the state of Victoria. Operating as a dynamic multi-disciplinary team, the group will work closely with key internal and external stakeholders to deliver an effective and efficient immunisation campaign.
The Senior Epidemiologist/Data Analyst will work closely with the Data, Intelligence, Modelling and Epidemiology team responsible for COVID vaccine data, intelligence and reporting teams to ensure appropriate, consistent and comprehensive data and reporting processes, and epidemiological analysis and assessment across the program.
HOW TO APPLY:
Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.
Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.
Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.
Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.
For further information please visit the Department of Health <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-health>
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