Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment at OPHI. We will post job and and internship opportunities as they become available. Please check back often.

 

Jobs

Operations & Finance Manager

 

Internships

OPHI has no open positions at this time.

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About the Internship Program

Interns will gain insight into the public health field through advocacy and policy-making and help to promote health in Oregon by assisting with projects under the guidance of experienced professionals in one of the following areas:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Healthy Community Planning
  • Healthy Eating
  • Healthy Schools
  • Healthy Childcare
  • Health Insurers & Businesses
  • Coalitions and Partnerships
  • Worksite Wellness

Projects
Our interns will work in our downtown Portland location. Interns work under the direct supervision of the coordinator of a project. Internship projects may be tailored to the specific interests of the intern provided that they match the nees of existing project areas.

Qualification/Skills
Continuing graduate student in public health, public policy, urban planning, economics, sociology, or related fields. The following is a list of general qualifications; specific qualifications will be described for each internship job description.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with qualitative and quantitative research, as well as the ability to organize and communicate research findings
  • Commitment to economic and social equality issues
  • Policy/advocacy experience
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Extensive computer skills
  • Good team player
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment

Application Process

Please send resume and cover letter describing why you are a good fit for the position to info@ophi.org. Please include position title in subject heading.