Oregon Health Authority is a government agency in Oregon, United States. The mission of this agency is to ensure the provision of quality care for the residents of the city. The organization aims to see a healthy Oregon today and in the future as well. The mission of OHA is to provide affordable health care, social, physical, and mental wellness to the people of Oregon. They are dedicated to providing lifelong health to Oregonians and lowering the cost of their services so that may become affordable for every citizen. They seek employees who can work for the promotion of the vision of the company.
- Doctoral Degree
- Bachelor's Degree
- Presentation Skills
- Project Management
- Supervising Experience
- Dental Insurance
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Vision Insurance
- Paid Sick Time
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The Oregon Health Authority (OHA), Public Health Division (PHD), Office of the State Public Health Director in Portland, OR is recruiting for a Safety and Continuity of Operations Coordinator to coordinate activities related to business continuity, risk management and safety for the Public Health Division. The Office of the State Public Health Director provides public health policy and direction to the public health programs within the division and ensures that the disparate programs within and outside the division create an effective and coherent public health system for the state.
What will you do?
As the Safety and Continuity of Operations Coordinator , you will coordinate activities to promote trouble-free operations as a result of unanticipated events such as accidents and natural disasters. You will evaluate the current business continuity plan and make recommendations for strategic changes to mitigate potential damages and risks. You will collaborate with other state agencies to design business continuity and mitigation strategies and then manage and implement the changes.
In this position, you will also coordinate safety plans, processes and procedures related to employee incidents and environmental safety hazards by researching and identifying potential risks and safety issues, identifying trends, making recommendations and executing corrective actions. In ition, you will also provide communication and training to management and staff. This position works closely with the Health Security, Preparedness and Response Section; the public health executive team and managers; human resources; the DHS/OHA safety officer; and the public health safety committee.
What's in it for you?
You will work with a team of public health professionals who are passionate about the work they do to implement and maintain a productive and safe work environment. Do you have experience in organizational development? Are you experienced in project management, business continuity, risk management and safety? Do you have experience administering grants? If so, we want to connect with you!
We offer full medical, vision and dental benefits with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and 10 paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you are skilled risk management coordinator with project management experience, today.
This is a full-time, permanent management service position and is not represented by a union.
The Oregon Health Authority is committed to developing and promoting culturally and linguistically appropriate programs and a diverse and inclusive workforce representing the diversity, culture, strengths and values of the people of Oregon. Click here, to learn more about OHA's mission, vision and core values. OHA is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, genetic information or any other protected class under state or federal law.
What are we looking for?
Minimum requirements include a bachelor's degree in business administration, public administration, the behavioral or social sciences, finance, political science or any degree demonstrating the knowledge and skills required for this position and two years of professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning work OR any combination of experience and education equivalent to five years of professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning work which supports the knowledge and skills needed to perform the functions of the position.
Experience in organizational development and project management.
Ability to facilitate emergency preparedness activities with public health executive-level, supervisory and line staff.
Experience presenting clear and concise information to the Public Health Division and other divisions within in Oregon Health Authority.
Must demonstrate well-developed people skills and a customer-oriented service approach to working with others which requires a high degree of tact and diplomacy.
Experience promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment
This recruitment announcement will be used to establish a list of qualified candidates to fill the current vacancy and may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur.
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