ALPHA offers an opportunity to post jobs available at your organization. If you would like to post a job on this page please send your listing in electronic form to ">. Listings should be brief, and include the following:

  • Organization name, job title and brief description of the position
  • Minimum qualifications
  • Deadline for applications
  • Where to send a resume (include Web link if available)
  • A contact for ALPHA about this ad (name, email, phone number or email address) in case we have questions.

Listings will be removed after 3 months unless requested to extend posting.

State of Alaska

Alaska Division of Public Health – Where we protect and promote the health of Alaskans

The Alaska Division of Public Health (DPH) is a team of employees who demonstrate a vision for public health improvement, ensure all Alaskans have the opportunity to lead healthy lives, exemplify ethical conduct, apply the best available health information and strategies, and are committed to achieve the best health for Alaskans and their communities.

DPH has over 450 employees and a budget of approximately $130 million. Our staff work within the specialty areas of public health nursing; chronic disease prevention and health promotion; epidemiology; emergency programs; women’s, children’s and family health; health planning and systems development; the state laboratory; the Bureau of Vital Statistics and the Medical Examiner’s Office. Learn more about our mission and vision and our individual sections at Division of Public Health.  

Learn more about our job opportunities at the State of Alaska job board Workplace Alaska.  At Workplace Alaska you can also sign up for alerts to go right into your email box. Note that some closing dates listed in this posting may be extended.

We are currently recruiting for:

Nurse Consultants/Advanced Nurse Practitioners:

Public Health Nursing is the section of DPH in which most of our division’s  nurses work and is the largest section within DPH. With a staff of 199 and an annual budget of approximately $33.6 million, Public Health Nursing is responsible for delivering statewide essential public health services at the village, community and regional levels. Located throughout a geographically large and diverse state, staff work in 23 public health centers, itinerate to over approximately 200 towns and villages, and provide support for three grantee/contract sites, the Municipality of Anchorage, the North Slope Borough and Maniilaq Association. The presence of our public health nurses at the local level assures timely response to public health concerns and are the feet on the ground promoting and protecting the health and wellness of Alaska’s communities. The current public health priorities for the section are improving immunization rates, reducing infectious diseases, responding to the nationwide obesity problem, decreasing the incidence of interpersonal and family violence, and emergency preparedness. Please go to Section of Public Health Nursing to learn more. If you are new to public health nursing as a career field, please watch our four regional videos to see our nurses in action: South Central Region, Southeast Region, Southwest Region and Interior Region.  Please note the minimum qualification for our public health nurse series is a BSN degree.

Public Health Nurse V (Regional Nurse Manager, South-central Region)

Public Health Nurse IV (Nurse Manager, Bethel Public Health Center)

Public Health Nurse III (Team Leader, Mat-Su Public Health Center)

Public Health Nurse III (One-Nurse Station at Haines Public Health Center)

Part-time Public Health Nurse I/II (Ketchikan Public Health Center)

Or learn more at Workplace Alaska!


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