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Immunize Nevada is committed to a mission-driven work environment in which relationships are characterized by dignity, honesty, courtesy, respect and equitable treatment. Work is what we do, not where we go.

We’re highly committed to our mission of promoting health and preventing disease; everyone takes responsibility for achieving goal oriented results. Immunize Nevada partners, and their priorities, views, and desires are central to what we do, because in order to be people-powered we need to be people-driven.

Immunize Nevada is proud to be the 2014 Small Business recipient of the Healthiest Place to Work Award from Humana and The Chamber. We were also named 2015 Best Wellness Policy at Work by Nevada's Best of Health and Wellness.

Immunize Nevada welcomes applicants from across Nevada. Interested candidates should complete the online Pre-Application Form, and then email or send your resume and cover letter to Heidi S. Parker, MA, Executive Director at Heidi@immunizenevada.org or 427 Ridge St, Suite C, Reno, NV 89501.


Immunize Nevada Opportunities

Communications Coordinator
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Communications Coordinator will provide communications support in the areas of (including but not limited to): organizational branding, outreach, fundraising and events, website maintenance, social media management, and public/media relations.
 

Partner Opportunities

Adult Immunization Coordinator (Program Officer 3)

This is a full-time contract position located in Carson City with the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health’s Immunization Program. This position is grant funded through September 2017 with any possible extension being dependent upon future funding. Must have a reliable mode of personal transportation – local and statewide travel is a requirement of this position.

  • Monday – Friday; 8am – 5pm
  • 40 hours per week
  • Approximately $22-$26 per hour, based on experience

The Adult Immunization Coordinator will be responsible for managing the “Nevada Adult Immunization Partnership & Improvement Project” and will also work closely with Immunize Nevada staff providing assistance on a statewide awareness campaign, the management of the Adult Immunization Task Force and conducting/facilitating healthcare provider education activities. The Adult IZ Coordinator will also be responsible for conducting continuous quality improvement initiatives and education of adult immunization providers including QA/AFIX site visits and distribution and promotion of “The Standards for Adult Immunization Practice.”

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Graduation from an accredited college or university in public administration or a related field and two (2) years of previous experience in planning, coordinating or administering a program/project; OR two (2) years’ experience as a Program Officer 2 in Nevada State service; OR graduation from high school, or the equivalent, and six (6) years of previous experience in planning, coordinating or administering a program/project; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

ENTRY LEVEL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES (required at time of application)

Planning, organizing and making presentations; operating a computer to effectively input, retrieve and manipulate data; written English sufficient to compose reports and professional correspondence; basic math skills; effective verbal communicator.

JOB DUTIES

  • Develop and propose timelines and detailed project reports to Immunization Program Manager and CDC
  • Data analysis and evaluation of adult immunization trends
  • Present project data and qualitative reports to Immunization Program Manager and community stakeholders
  • Develop written policies and procedures for the Nevada 317 Adult Program
  • Write and distribute newsletters and other communications to healthcare providers and project stakeholders
  • Plan, schedule and deliver in-office provider education/conduct site visits
  • Develop method and policy for tracking provider visits and provider quality improvement progress
  • Complete a monthly progress report for the Immunization Program Manager; assist with monthly reports and phone calls with CDC

How to Apply:

E-mail your cover letter, resume, and a list of three (3) professional references to:

Karissa Loper, MPH

Nevada State Immunization Program

4150 Technology Way, Suite 210, Carson City, NV 89706

kloper@health.nv.gov