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Medical Officer of Health, Thunder Bay District Health Unit

Thunder Bay, Ontario
No deadline noted

The Medical Officer of Health of the Thunder Bay District Health Unit oversees a wide variety of community, regional and provincial initiatives designed to promote and protect public health.  Strategic direction, quality management, collaboration, team building and empowerment are major features of this role.

We are seeking a talented and experienced leader with highly developed interpersonal skills who understands the public health landscape in Canada.  You have the ability to positively and effectively work with legislative bodies and lead and manage staff to create an engaged health-care culture.  Strong communication skills are a must.  The successful candidate will be licensed to practice medicine in Ontario, have a Fellowship in Community Medicine, or a Masters Degree in Public Health or equivalent.  Consideration will be given to candidates who are willing to acquire the above qualifications.
To find out more about our public health team, call Maria Harding, Chair, Thunder Bay District Board of Health via (807) 625-5961.
For a detailed job description and to apply online please visit our website at

Review of applications will commence on April 8, 2011 and will continue until the position is filled.

Please forward resume and cover letter to:
Human Resources
Thunder Bay District Health Unit
999 Balmoral St.
Thunder Bay ON  P7B 6E7

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We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.