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Prevention Services Coordinator, Tobacco and Substance Use Prevention and Control (TSUPC)

Do you have a background in prevention services? Are you interested in a rewarding career with our Public Health Division? Then this is the right opportunity for you to join our team. Read on…..

MCD Global Health is a nonprofit global health organization recognized in the United States and around the world as a leader, innovator, and trusted partner.

Our Vision & Mission:
We envision a world in which all people have access to high quality and enduring solutions to improve and maintain their health and well-being. MCD aspires to be a premier partner of choice and an internationally recognized leader, innovator, and trusted partner in applied, cross-national public health solutions. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of people worldwide through enduring, high-quality, cost-effective, and universally accessible public health solutions.

We are looking to bring on board a Prevention Services Coordinator, who is a part of the Tobacco and Substance Use Prevention and Control Program at Maine CDC. The Prevention Services Coordinator is responsible for the oversight of several prevention services contracts including substance use prevention, youth engagement and empowerment, evaluation and training. This position is the primary contact for the contracted providers. The position is responsible for ensuring contract compliance of deliverables and reporting requirements as well as invoice approval/denial. The position works closely with the Substance Use Prevention Program Manager and the Adolescent Health and Injury Prevention Program Manager on the approvals of content area workplans and spending of funds.

This position will be a hybrid position with at least two days physically onsite in the Augusta Maine CDC office.

Essential Job Functions:
• Oversee substance use prevention contracts, youth engagement and empowerment contact, evaluation contract for prevention services and the training contract for prevention workforce development. Ensures contracted providers meet the required deliverables and reporting requirements.
• Assists Program Managers with the review and approval/denial of contracted providers’ workplans and utilization of funds.
• Assists Program Managers with invoice review and approval/denial.
• Facilitates regular meetings with contracted providers to provide technical assistance and ensure contract compliance.
• Other tasks as assigned.

The successful candidate will bring solid experience in primary prevention services. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a diverse team focused on growing our impact in the public health field.

Knowledge, Qualifications and Skills:
• A Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health, Social Work or a closely related field.
• A minimum of one (1) year experience with primary prevention work, preferably substance use prevention OR a minimum of one (1) year experience overseeing or providing services (prevention, mental health, substance use etc.) with required expectations (contracts, MaineCare rule etc.).
• Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
• Strong organizational skills and the flexibility and ability to manage time and multiple tasks independently.
• Proficiency with all current Microsoft Office programs.

Position Type: Full Time
Level: Mid-level
Location: Maine CDC, 286 Water St. Augusta, ME 04333

Application Requirements:
An updated CV and cover letter (including salary expectations) should be sent to: Include MCDPH-306 when submitting an application.

Position will be open until filled.

Medical Care Development, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

MCD requires all employees to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination as a condition of employment, unless entitled to a medical or religious exemption. Do not provide information about whether you are seeking an exemption from the vaccination requirement unless and until you receive a conditional offer of employment from MCD.

Please reference position MCDPH-306 when submitting your application.