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Smoke-Free Ontario Coordinator, Public Health and Emergency Services Department, County of Oxford

Woodstock, Ontario
Deadline May 31, 2013

Position: Smoke-Free Ontario Coordinator (Competition # 2013-52)
Location: Public Health and Emergency Services Department
Employment Status: Temporary Full-time – up to one year
Reporting To: Manager of Health Promotion
Union Affiliation: CUPE Union
Wage Range: $34.57/hr. - $41.17/hr.

Position Summary:

The Smoke-Free Ontario Coordinator will lead Smoke-Free funded programs and provide coordination and integration of tobacco control activities with other relevant public health unit programs including: injury prevention, chronic disease/heart health initiatives, substance abuse programs, and prevention of Low Birth Weight babies.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in a health related area (needs to have included health promotion courses) from a recognized institution is required (Masters Degree is preferred); Experience in project coordination/supervision is required. Recent public health experience is an asset; excellent working skills/knowledge of current computer applications; excellent communication skills (verbal and written) along with strong facilitation, project management and organizational skills; priority setting, time management and creative problem solving; a valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle with insurance is a requirement; Tobacco Enforcement Officer designation (or willingness to be trained).

Interested persons may submit their resumes marked Personal and Confidential to:

County of Oxford
Human Resources Office
21 Reeve Street, P.O. Box 1614
Woodstock, ON N4S 7Y3
Fax #: (519) 421-4714

Posting Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Closing Date: Friday, May 31, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.

“The County is an equal opportunity employer. The County will attempt to provide reasonable accommodation for known disability for an applicant or employee if requested”.

In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, resumes are only accepted in response to advertised vacancies and will be used for the purposes of determining eligibility for employment only. We appreciate all resumes, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.