Opioid Settlement Project Coordinator

Mar 14 2023
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division

Planning, Evaluation, Research and Data (PERD) Branch

Ewa, Oahu


Opioid Settlement Project Coordinator
$5,282 per month, salary commensurate with training and experience



Exempt, temporary, full-time, non-civil service appointment. This position oversees the implementation of the Hawaii Opioid Settlement Project (Project) ensuring that goals and objectives are met timely.  This includes oversight of the development, planning, implementation, coordination of operational activities including oversight and management of Project reporting, program monitoring, program expenditures, and procuring contractual services for the implementation of the Project and the Memorandum of Agreement between the State of Hawaii, Hawaii County, City and County of Honolulu, Kauai County, and Maui County.



Minimum Qualifications


EDUCATION:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university and at least four (4) years of experience in direct behavioral healthcare delivery, collaboration, and coordination of services or; Master’s degree in public health, health administration, human services, healthcare related field of study preferred. 


EXPERIENCE:  One and one-half (1-1/2) years of specialized progressively responsible experience which demonstrated the ability to conduct studies and analyses of programs or projects through active participation in the planning, coordination development and/or evaluation of programs and/or programs’ activities, with preferred experience relative to the prevention of substance abuse and the treatment and rehabilitation of substance misusers.   


LICENSE:  Possession of a Hawaii motor vehicle operator’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


Submit completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment, resume, (3) references, and salary requirements to:


Department of Health

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division

601 Kamokila Blvd., Room 360

Kapolei, Hawaii  96707

Attn:  John Valera  


Recruitment on a continuous basis until needs are met for position no. 124563.


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


Other Information


For additional information, please contact John Valera (808) 692-7529.


This position is exempt from the civil service.  Employment in such positions is considered to be “at will.” 


An Equal Opportunity Employer