Employment Opening: Tobacco Cessation Coordinator
Monday, May 02, 2011
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
The Pierre Office of Black Hills Special Services Cooperative is seeking applicants for the full time position of Statewide Tobacco Cessation Coordinator. Responsibilities include assisting the Tobacco Control Program in promoting and coordinating the South Dakota Tobacco Quit Line (QL) & other tobacco cessation projects across the state. Will proactively develop, promote and evaluate special projects related to tobacco cessation.
This position will work closely with SD Department of Health & Tobacco Control Program staff to increase use of effective cessation services to SD residents. Experience with community &/or health programs; healthcare providers, health delivery systems is desirable. Strong public presentation and excellent relationship building skills are required.
Qualifications for this position include a Bachelor’s Degree in a health-related field. Strong oral & written communication skills required; proficiency with computers & internet required; & competency with Excel preferred. Applicant must be willing to travel on a regular and frequent basis. Salary depending on experience.
A letter of interest & resume should be sent to the attention of Bill Podhradsky, Black Hills Special Services Cooperative, 221 South Central Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501.