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Healthy Communities Specialist - Snohomish Health District

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Location: Everett, WA
Full-time position
Closing Date: October 5, 2017
Job #11770
Posted: September 5, 2017

The Snohomish Health District is currently accepting applications for 1 Full Time Health

Communities Specialist with our Healthy Communities Program. The incumbent will perform a

variety of activities related to developing, implementing and evaluating substance use prevention

and outreach programming. The incumbent works with internal interdisciplinary teams and with

community groups, agencies, businesses, and regional partners to address opioid-related issues

collectively. Incumbent will facilitate population-based efforts focused primarily on the opioid

epidemic, research data and evidence-based strategies to identify populations at highest risk, and

establish linkages between public health and other key stakeholders. The incumbent will use policy,

systems and environmental approaches to address health issues within systems-of-care,

communities, the county, and the northwest region of Washington state.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor Degree in Public Health, Health Education, or a closely

related field. Three (3) years of work in community engagement/organizing/mobilization, systems

change, policy development, health services, social services, or education. OR The incumbent may

possess any combination of relevant education and experience which would demonstrate the

individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed


HOW TO APPLY: Applicants must submit the following 3 documents via email, fax or mail (incomplete

applications or those missing required documents may not be considered)

Fully completed SHD application

    Resume

Cover Letter stating how your qualifications and experience meets the requirements to fulfill the position

Mail: Human Resources Snohomish Health District 3020 Rucker Ave., Suite 306 Everett, WA 98201-


Email: OR Fax: (425) 339-8702


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