SPODHDS Pre-Diabetes 1422-Specialist

Jun 21 2018
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Division

Chronic Disease Management Branch

Ewa, Oahu


SPODHDS Pre-Diabetes 1422-Specialist

$4,487 monthly, salary commensurate w/ training and experience


Exempt, non-civil service appointment.  Responsible for planning, implementing, and monitoring activities related to creating the system of care for pre-diabetes self-management programs in the community and health systems, working closely with community partners and the SPODHDS Chronic Disease Evaluator to implement and monitor DP1422 Components 1 & 2 activities related to diabetes.



Minimum Qualifications


EDUCATION:  Graduation from a four (4) year accredited college or university with a baccalaureate degree, preferably with courses or training in public health, health services, or related field.




General Experience: One and one half (1½) years of responsible professional work experience which required a high degree of analytical skills.  Such experience must have involved gathering, evaluating, and analyzing facts and other pertinent information required to resolve problems and/or to determine and recommend appropriate courses of action.  Such experience must have also demonstrated the ability to: elicit information, orally and in writing; read, comprehend, interpret and evaluate technical subject, analyses or proposals; apply problem-solving methods and techniques, such as defining and analyzing problems, identifying alternative courses of action, using judgment in determining appropriate alternatives; and prepare clear and concise written reports and recommendations for action.


Specialized Experience: One (1) year of professional work experience in public health approach to chronic disease prevention, in particular diabetes prevention programs, which involved work such as monitoring, evaluating, or conducting programs of work, to make recommendations for the development or revisions of system standards, policies, or procedures; gathering and analyzing data to determine conformance with standards and requirements and recommending improvements or developing training materials; giving technical guidance and direction pertaining to program standards and requirements.


LICENSE: Valid State of Hawaii driver’s license is preferred.


Who May Apply


LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK REQUIREMENT:  The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.


How to Apply


Mail completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment with original signature, cover letter, detailed resume, and salary requirements to:


Department of Health

Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Division

1250 Punchbowl Street, Room 403

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813


Other Information


Valid State of Hawaii Type III driver’s license is preferred.


Ability to: plan, organize, direct, coordinate, and evaluate programs, services, and expenditures; formulate policies and procedures; use conceptual skills, establish and maintain effective working relationships with others within and outside of the Department; effectively coordinate, lead, and facilitate group meetings or teams; speak well before groups; prepare clear, accurate, and concise reports, memos, presentations, and training materials.


For additional information, you may contact Blythe Nett at (808) 692-7468.


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met.


This position is exempt from civil service.  Therefore, if you are appointed to the position, your employment will be considered to be “at will.”