Careers at ASTHO

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Are you ready to join an organization that puts people first? ASTHO's commitment to its employees starts with our values: Collaboration, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Respect, Leadership, Responsiveness, and Integrity.

ASTHO encourages you to work and Collaborate where you are happy and most productive. That might be in the Arlington, VA office, your home, a coffee shop, or a library! The key is…you decide.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are very important to ASTHO employees. We have an active staff committee, trained racial healing facilitators, and a Truth and Racial Healing Transformation Plan in motion. Being a part of ASTHO means you are committed to Respecting and learning from others while working on biases.

ASTHO loves education! You get to learn and grow as a professional by joining our virtual events, participating in an internal Leadership program, becoming a mentor or mentee, taking advantage of the generous tuition reimbursement, and selecting tailored training using funds provided specifically for you!

Our benefits are great–ask anyone who works here.

  • Time off: vacation leave, sick leave, personal days, 12 holidays (with some floating options for personalization).
  • A monthly electronic communications stipend.
  • Health and wellness reimbursement.
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance with ASTHO paying a hefty premium percentage.
  • Infertility benefits.
  • Disability insurance.
  • A generous retirement plan starting on your first day with vesting and, after one year of employment, a contribution equal to 11.75% of your salary.

Then there are the little things like fun care packages arriving at your front door, virtual lunches with your colleagues, social gatherings, and lots of small contests. ASTHO also has a great volunteer employee benefits committee that is always looking to stay Responsive to your needs.

Optimal health for all is ASTHO’s vision and mission! Our employees bring Integrity to the work we do with state and territorial health departments while stretching to make ambitious visions a reality.

Benefits of Working at ASTHO

Listen to employees from across the organization share why they love working here. If you're thinking about starting or advancing your career in public health, ASTHO is the perfect place for you!

ASTHO Careers

If you are passionate about public health and enjoy meaningful work, ASTHO may be the place for you!

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