Annual Salary Range: $55,000 - $75,000
This posting will remain open until filled
This position is within the Controlled Substances Prescription Monitoring Program (CSPMP) within the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy and serves as a journey-level epidemiologist responsible for carrying out a range of investigative and analytical epidemiological activities related to the surveillance, detection, and prevention of prescription drug abuse.
The Epidemiologist will work as part of a highly collaborative team under the direction of the CSPMP director providing epidemiology support, including data collection, cleaning, analysis, and reporting of CSPMP data.
This position will respond to data requests, generate results and reports on findings, and give oral presentations to varied audiences.
This position will also assist with administrative duties, including serving as the liaison with internal and external data requesters and stakeholders.
The Epidemiologist will be expected to be creative and possess the ability to propose self-guided projects to analyze available CSPMP data. The employee will also be expected to make independent decisions and judgments based on their professional education, programmatic experience and training.
This position maintains and shares information and data of a very confidential nature.
The State of Arizona offers a comprehensive benefits package to include:
For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page
ARIZONA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (AMS)
All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress. Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results.
State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service.
The State of Arizona is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.