Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) PROGRAM SPECIALIST Vaccine Supply Chain Assessor (VSCA)

Jul 20 2021
Job Description

 

State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Disease Outbreak Control Division

Immunization Branch

Downtown, Oahu

 

PROGRAM SPECIALIST – Vaccine Supply Chain Assessor (VSCA) Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC)

Up to $4,667 per month, salary commensurate w/ training and experience

 

Exempt, Non-Civil Service, Full-Time, Temporary Appointment.  The primary purpose of this position is to implement and assess CDC-developed COVID-19 Vaccination Program quality assurance inspection methodologies, policies, and procedures, conduct on-site visits, investigations, surveys and evaluations of COVID-19 Vaccination Program-enrolled health care facilities and other immunization provider offices.

 

 

Minimum Qualification(s)

 

EDUCATION:  Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university with a baccalaureate degree in health or social services related field of study.

 

EXPERIENCE:  One and one-half years of progressively responsible work experience which required a high degree of analytical skill.  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 subjects, analyses or proposals; and apply problem-solving methods and techniques, such as defining and analyzing problems, identifying alternative courses of action, using judgement in determining appropriate alternatives; and prepare clear and concise written reports and recommendations for action.

 

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

 

Applicants should mail a resume with current statement of qualifications, State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment with original signature, and three (3) references to:

 

Department of Health       

Disease Outbreak Control Division

PO BOX 3378

Honolulu, Hawaii 96801-3378

 

Application packet at:  https://health.hawaii.gov/employme​nt/job-opportunities/

 

Other Information

 

For additional information, you may contact HR Specialist, at [email protected]

 

Recruitment is continuous until needs are met for position #123436.

 

This position is exempt from civil service. Employment in such positions are considered to be “at will.” This position can be up to a 12-month appointment, federally funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity (ELC) Cooperative Agreement for the budget period beginning August 1, 2020 – July 31, 2022. Continuation of this position will be dependent on a successful application for subsequent grant periods.

 

The mission of the Department of Health is to protect and improve the health and environment for all people in Hawaii. Hawaii Department of Health (HDOH) supports a diverse-multicultural workforce that reflects the community, promotes equal opportunity at all levels, and creates an inclusive work environment, free from discrimination.

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer