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Employer: State of Minnesota
Located in: St. Paul, Minnesota
Degree Required: Masters
Who May Apply: This vacancy is open for bids and for all qualified job seekers simultaneously. Bidders will be considered through 08/08/2019.
Date Posted: 08/02/2019
Closing Date: 08/15/2019
Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Minnesota Department of Health/ Health-MAPE
Division/Unit: Healthy Community Unit
Work Shift/Work Hours: Day Shift / 8:00am - 4:30pm (40 hours per week)
Days of Work: Monday - Friday
Travel Required: Yes, up to 25%
Salary Range: $26.30 - $38.75/hourly; $54,914 - $80,910/annually
Job Class Option: Health Promotion
Classified Status: Classified
Bargaining Unit/Union: 214 - MN Association of Professional Employees/MAPE
FLSA Status: Exempt - Administrative
This position will work toward improving the capacity and performance of Minnesota's Public Health System by:
1. Providing vision, leadership, facilitation, coordination and consultation with key stakeholders to plan and advance policy, systems and environmental strategies that facilitate increased equitable access to healthy foods through nutrition and related healthy eating strategies
2. Developing, coordinating and facilitating technical assistance and training for grantees and local, regional and state partners on access to healthy food and related healthy eating strategies
3. Build capacity of MDH to plan, coordinate, expand and sustain initiatives designed to increase equitable access to healthy foods and related healthy eating strategies.
Applicant must meet the minimum qualifications to be routed for consideration.
Education and Work Experience
Advanced Professional involves working under general direction and performing specialized work. Work is performed independently on complex and difficult assignments requiring considerable knowledge and application of federal, state, and/or department policies and procedures without review of actions taken.
Hands-on experience in all of the following areas:
This position requires successful completion of a background check.
A valid class D driver’s license is preferred.
Why Work For Us
Come work for one of the best public health systems in the nation and you will contribute to our mission to protect, maintain and improve the health of all Minnesotans. We are working hard to achieve our vision for health equity in Minnesota, where all communities are thriving and all people have what they need to be healthy. Our collaborative, mission-driven work environment is a major factor in promoting a high level of employee health awareness, employer longevity and job satisfaction.
We offer a competitive benefits package including employee and family health and dental insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, health promotion programs, pre-tax benefits, vacation leave, sick leave, paid holidays, deferred compensation, retirement benefits, and more!
How to Apply
Click "Apply" at the bottom of the page. If you have questions about applying for jobs, contact the job information line at 651-259-3637.
For additional information about the application process, go to http://www.mn.gov/careers.
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If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation for an interview, you may contact the Department of Health ADA Coordinator at Annie.Hanson@state.mn.us.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.
We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email email@example.com. Please indicate what assistance you need.
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