Senior Web GIS Developer – Public Health Institute

The Public Health Institute (PHI) is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting health, well-being and quality of life for people throughout California, across the nation and around the world. As one of the largest and most comprehensive public health organizations in the nation, we are at the forefront of research and innovations to improve the efficacy of public health statewide, nationally and internationally. PHI was distinguished as one of the top 50 “Best Non-profit Organizations to Work For” by the Non-Profit Times in a national search.

PHI is seeking a full time Senior Web GIS Developer for the California Environmental Health Tracking Program.  This position is located in Richmond, CA.

The California Environmental Health Tracking Program (CEHTP), a project conducted in collaboration with the California Department of Public Health.  PHI is a large non-profit public health organization conducting a broad range of public health research, training, and technical assistance programs in California, throughout the nation, and around the world. CEHTP works to improve public health in California by delivering science-based information on the trends and distributions of diseases, environmental threats, and the relationship between them. Environmental public health tracking is the ongoing collection, integration, analysis, interpretation, and dissemination of data on environmental hazards, exposures to those hazards, and health effects that may be related to the exposures. CEHTP is funded mostly by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as part of a larger initiative to establish Environmental Public Health Tracking systems at the national and state levels. The CEHTP Web Portal, launched in July 2008, contains environmental and health data, information, tools, and services to be used by a variety of stakeholders for research, advocacy, policy, and program planning. Information on the California Environmental Health Tracking Program is available at http://www.CEHTP.org.

Reporting directly to the Principal Investigator, the Senior Web GIS Developer will work closely with CEHTP interdisciplinary staff to develop dynamic Web & GIS applications. The position will be an integral part of a staff team providing data tools and services related to environmental health surveillance in California.

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.phi.jobs/postings/1646 .  Closes 11/16/2013.

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