Employer: County of Saginaw - 111 S. Michigan Saginaw, MI 48602
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WITH SAGINAW COUNTY
Position: Community Health Improvement Coordinator
Department: Saginaw County Department of Public Health
Classification/Salary: (P-09D) $49,070 - $61,294
Date Posted: NOVEMBER 30, 2017
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES
Under the direction of the Health Officer, directly responsible for providing support for structured community engagement activities designed to incorporate diverse community perspectives into system change strategies to improve health in Saginaw County. Develops reports relating to public health issues; facilitates prioritization of community health needs; identifies best practices in program development, and manages Department's grant writing. Plans and executes special projects. Performs related duties as required.
Bachelor's Degree in Public Health or related field required, Master’s Degree in Public Health preferred. Must possess background in public health assessment, data interpretation and statistical analysis, and strategic planning. Three to five years' experience in public health, assessment, strategic planning, grant writing, or performance management required. Previous experience with community health improvement planning models such as Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP). Previous experience with utilization of community engagement models. Skills in leadership, management, meeting facilitation, and grant writing. Must possess department and community health needs assessment and improvement planning knowledge. Knowledge of performance management systems such as Turning Point Model and quality improvement methodologies such as Plan Do Study Act (PDSA). Ability to analyze and develop performance standards and measures related to public health. Excellent speaking and presentation skills. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written with advanced computer skills to develop reports, charts, graphs, and other statistical data. Ability to self-motivate and work independently. Knowledge of current principles and practices of public health epidemiology and use of qualitative and quantitative data. Knowledge in policy development/planning. Ability to work collaboratively with a wide variety of stakeholders, including internal staff, community partners, and local/regional/state public and private agencies.
INDIVIDUAL MUST SUCCESSFULLY PASS A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST.
Applications will be screened and those best qualified will be interviewed.
ORAL INTERVIEW . . . . . . . . . 100%
The position indicated is open for qualified applicants. Applications and resumes are accepted in the Personnel Division of the Controller's Office, Saginaw County Governmental Center, 111 South Michigan, Saginaw, Michigan, 48602, in person, by mail or fax. 989-790-5566. POSITION OPEN: UNTIL DECEMBER 14, 2017.
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