Why choose a career in Public Health?

Choosing a career in Public Health makes a real difference to the health and well being of an entire community!

Public Health focuses on prevention, protection and promotion through education, inspection, advocacy, clinical services, vaccination, and media communication.

As a member of the Public Health team, you will be on the 'frontlines' preventing disease and promoting and protecting the health of the community. Each day has its rewards and challenges, and you will never be bored. From our diverse programs, you will have the opportunity to change people's lives for better and to help create a healthier community for everyone.

Making Region of Waterloo Public Health your next career move, is a great choice. At Region of Waterloo Public Health there is always room for professional and personal growth.

To learn more about opportunities in Public Health, please select the option that fits your needs best:

Types of Careers in Public Health

Pathways to Public Health

Hiring Process

Student Placements (Post-Secondary)

Volunteer Opportunities