The County of El Dorado is conducting this recruitment to fill one (1) full time vacancy in the Health and Human Services Agency, Alcohol and Drug Program located in Placerville, CA. It will also establish a list which may be used for up to three months to fill future full time, part time, and extra help vacancies throughout the county.
The ideal candidate for this vacancy will possess the following:
A Training and Experience evaluation may be utilized to determine an applicant's ranking for referral to specific vacancies. Based upon the information and materials provided in the application, the applicant's education, training and experience will be evaluated using a pre-determined formula.
Under direction, plans, supervises, reviews, and evaluates the work of assigned professional, technical, and other support staff; coordinates and reviews activities to accomplish assigned public health intervention, promotion, and prevention programs, and provides expert technical assistance to staff, program participants, and community groups.
This is the first full supervisory level in the health education coordinator series. The incumbent plans, organizes, trains, schedules, assigns and directs the work of professional, technical and support staff. In addition, the incumbent performs technical, complex or specialized duties in the support of public health intervention, promotion, and prevention programs. This class is distinguished from the Health Program Manager in that the latter has overall managerial responsibility for a variety of public health services and programs for the Public Health Division of the Health and Human Services Agency.
|Examples of Essential Functions:|
|Plans, conducts, and/or oversees community needs assessments and develops strategies to address identified needs.
|Education & Experience Requirements (typing "See Resume" in application will not be accepted):|
Where college degrees and/or college course credits are required, degrees and college units must be obtained from an accredited college or university. Courses from non-accredited institutions will not be evaluated for this requirement.
Education: Graduation from an accredited four year college or university with a Bachelor's degree in health, social services, psychology, public administration or closely related field,
Experience: Either one (1) year of experience in the County's classification of Health Education Coordinator, OR three (3) years of professional level experience coordinating or providing direct services in a health care, promotion, or prevention program. If the latter option for qualification application applies, a master's degree in a field as noted above may be substituted for one year of the three years specified professional level work experience.
Lead or supervisory experience is highly desirable.
Positions assigned to the Alcohol and Drug Program Division may require a certification/license as a substance abuse counselor, depending upon program assignment. Certifying agencies must be accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies. Certifying agencies include:
The conditions herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Environment: Work is primarily performed indoors in a standard office setting with infrequent trips outdoors in all weather conditions.
Physical: Primary functions require sufficient physical ability to work in an office setting and operate office equipment; vision in the normal visual range with or without correction sufficient to read computer screens and printed documents and to operate equipment; hear in the normal audio range with or without correction. Frequentsitting, standing, walking, and reaching; wrist and arm motions and upward/downward flexion of neck; fine finger dexterity of both hands, ability to grasp and hold; lifting, carrying or pushing objects that weigh up to 15 lbs. Occasional; bending, climbing, stooping and squatting. Infrequent lifting, carrying or pushing objects that weigh more than 15 lbs.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license. Must be available for evening or weekend meetings or special events. Specific educational attainments or certifications may apply, depending on program assignment.
$30.29 - $36.81 Hourly