Psychiatrist – Branch Medical Director

Apr 11 2024
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Adult Mental Health Division

Hawaii County Community Mental Health Center (CMHC) Branch

Hilo, Hawaii


Psychiatrist – Branch Medical Director


$203,880 - $333,528 per year, salary commensurate with training & experience


Exempt, temporary, full-time, non-civil service appointment.  The primary purpose of this position is to provide clinical guidance and leadership services to the Branch.  This includes the review of treatment records of the consumers serviced; evaluate the level of clinical services provided; provides feedback to all mental health professionals in the Branch on the quality of services provided; and assessing and improving the system performance of the Branch.



 Minimum Qualification


Education:  Graduation from an approved medical school in the United States or Canada or graduation from a foreign medical school and certification by the Educational Council of Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). Completion of one (1) year of approved internship and three (3) years of psychiatric residency training. Board certified or meets the criteria to sit for the examination of the American Board of

Psychiatry and Neurology.


Specialized Experience:  Three and one half (3 ½ ) years of progressively responsible professional work

experience in a community inpatient psychiatric program involved with directing the development, implementation, and coordination of treatment and rehabilitation programming and services.


Supervisory Experience:  A minimum of two (2) years of supervisory experience in an outpatient program

setting, including performance evaluation and labor relations.  Possession of the required number of years of experience will not in itself be accepted as proof of qualifications for the position. The incumbent’s overall experience must have been of such scope and level of responsibility as to

conclusively demonstrate that the individual has the ability to perform the duties

of this position.


License:  Valid permanent or temporary license to practice medicine in the State of Hawaii.  Valid State of Hawaii Narcotics Enforcement Administration Registration.  Valid Federal Drug Enforcement Administration registration.


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


Submit completed State of Hawai`i Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment with original signature, resume, and salary requirements to:


Department of Health

Adult Mental Health Division

1250 Punchbowl Street, Room 256

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813

Attn:  Personnel


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met for position #122107.


Application packet at:​oyment/job-opportunities/

Other Information


For additional information, you may contact Adele Mattoon, at [email protected] or

(808) 586-4676.


This is a temporary, non-civil service exempt position. Employment in such positions is considered to be “at will.”


An Equal Opportunity Employer