As a U.S. Air Force Public Health Officer, your mission will be to prevent, reduce and control the incidence of communicable diseases and occupational illnesses among fellow Airmen both at home and abroad. You’ll also work with an elite medical team in state-of-the-art facilities, elevating your career to the next level.
- Promote public health principles through a variety of methods to include monitoring of disease trends, enforcing food safety practices and sanitation standards.
- Daily duties could include preventive medicine, advising commanders on military public health issues, directing food programs and overseeing the deployment of medical-screening programs.
The Air Force benefits package is unparalleled in the civilian world. Benefits include:
- 30 days of vacation with pay each year
- Outstanding healthcare coverage for you and your family
- Food and housing assistance
- Generous retirement program
- Continuing medical education opportunities
- Free or low-cost world travel opportunities
This job requires military service with a contract as a commissioned officer in the Air Force. The application is for a specific position within the Air Force.
To be considered, you must meet the following requirements:
- Must have obtained a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD), Master of Science in Public Health or Master of Public Health (MSPH/MPH) from an accredited institution
- Completion of eight-week Officer Training School
- Must be a U.S. citizen between the ages of 18 and 41
- Must be willing to relocate
About the Air Force
The mission of the U.S. Air Force is to fly, fight and win—airpower anytime, anywhere. We offer over 200 careers ranging from healthcare to engineering and we live by three core values: integrity first, service before self and excellence in all we do. Join us and see how far you’ll go.
Job Type: Full-time
Work Location: Multiple Locations