LMI

Public Health Project Specialist III

Job Locations US-DC-Washington, DC
Posted Date 3 months ago(5/14/2020 8:41 AM)
Job ID
2020-4908
# of Openings
1
Category
Intelligence

Overview

With the threat of transnational terrorism and ongoing development of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) by nations potentially hostile to the U.S., DHS has taken steps to integrate the full range of its radiological/nuclear, chemical, and biological threat detection programs. As the focal point for this effort, DHS Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) requires consulting and program management support that can reinforce and better enable a more dynamic and operationally-focused DHS strategy. 

 

LMI is a private government consulting firm, dedicated exclusively to advancing the management of the government. Founded in 1961 as a not-for-profit company, we deliver the best value for the government dollar as all revenues are directed to our mission of advancing government rather than to delivering shareholder value. We operate completely free of political and commercial bias, and we are entirely aligned with the goals of our clients. Our clients value our Specialized services in logistics, intelligence, homeland security, health care, and energy and environment markets. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction.  

 

LMI offers a generous compensation package with excellent benefits that start the first day of employment. Business casual dress, flex time, and tuition reimbursement are a few of our many work-life benefits available to our employees.  

 

Please note: 

Candidates must be able to pass a DHS Suitability Check and obtain a Secret clearance.  

Responsibilities

  • Performs the functions of a technical expert in the relevant public health field in support of major programs or system development. 
  • Applies expertise in defining and resolving system issues, performing analysis, and developing plans and requirements in the subject-matter area for complex systems. 
  • Leads team in the development and delivery of guidance documents, exercises, and training in support of program objectives. 
  • Assist the Government in responding to an environmental biodetection according to established protocols.  
  • Communication with CWMD Leadership, as needed 
  • Prepare pertinent information for CWMD Senior Leadership briefing. 
  • Development of Situation ReportsDevelopment of an After-Action Report (AAR) to CWMD Leadership 

Qualifications

  • Masters or Doctorate-level degree in public health, environmental science, emergency management/preparedness or related field. 
  • 10 years’ experience working in public health, preparedness and/or response with at least 8 years’ experience designing and implementing exercises involving infectious disease monitoring and response, public health preparedness, surveillance, or environmental health and/or developing preparedness documents to include, concept of operations, response plans, and guidance documents. 

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LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LMI is committed to the fair treatment of all and to our policy of providing applicants and employees with equal employment opportunities. LMI recruits, hires, trains, and promotes people without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other factors protected by applicable law.

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