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PUBLIC EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY OUTREACH COORDINATOR

Date: Nov 21, 2020

Location: Indianapolis, IN, US, 46205

Organization: HHC

Marion County Public Health Department is an organization that celebrates diversity, and seeks to employ a diverse workforce. We actively encourage all individuals to apply for employment and to seek advancement opportunities. Marion County Public Health Department also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities as required by law. For additional questions please contact us at: hrmail@hhcorp.org.

SUMMARY:
The position is a 2 year grant position funded by the Environmental Protection Agency and working through the Marion County Health Department (MCPHD) will develop public education and community outreach programs for underserved communities and vulnerable populations focusing on those most impacted by stay at home recommendations amid the coronavirus pandemic. Specific ally, this position will address the health impacts that may be increased due to exposure of unhealthy housing amid individuals at higher risk of complications of COVID-19.  The employee will use public education and outreach strategies as well as offer practical assistance to clients to achieve program goals. A high degree of professionalism is required. The chosen candidate will possess a highly-developed ability to work independently; creative and flexibility; and excellent ability to communicate comfortably in group settings or one-on-one interactions.  A Bachelor’s degree in public health, program management or a related field or a Bachelor’s degree and related experience is required.   Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Good driving record.
  • Current automobile insurance.
  • Access to reliable personal transportation for work purposes on a daily basis.

 

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Internet.
  • Self-starter capable of working independently.
  • Motivated and able to shift daily work plan as priorities change.
  • Effective coordinator with internal staff and key outside constituents.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work and meet strict deadlines.
     

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis