Program Management & Program Evaluation Consultant (MA3) - DOH6949
Washington State Department of Health
Location: Tumwater, Washington
Type: Full Time
Salary: $4,541.00 - $5,960.00 Monthly
This is a full-time, permanent Management Analyst 3 (MA3) position located within the Division of Disease Control & Health Statistics, in the Office of Infectious Disease’s Assessment Unit.
Reporting to the Assessment Unit (AU) Manager, this Project Management and Program Evaluation Consultant (MA3) position provides subject matter expertise and support to programs across the Office of Infectious Disease (OID) in the realms of project management and program evaluation. As the Project Management and Program Evaluation Consultant, you will:
Provide project management support.
Create project management plans and associated documents.
Implement project management activities according to standards and best practices.
Additionally, you will perform program evaluations and will lead the planning and implementation of program evaluation plans according to standards and best practices. These activities support project and program successes, particularly in the context of program and quality improvement.
The position will be homebased at the beginning of the appointment, however, as the agency continues to bring their staff back into buildings post-COVID, the incumbent of this position will work from various Department of Health (DOH) office locations as needed, including campuses in Shoreline and Tumwater, Washington.
About the Office of Infectious Disease
The Office of Infectious Disease (OID) Assessment Unit (AU) is responsible for statewide surveillance and investigation of HIV, sexually transmitted infections (STIs; primarily chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis), and hepatitis C (HCV), along with data and data system support for the HIV, STD, HCV, and Drug User Health (DUH) programs.
Option 1: Seven (7) or more years of experience in project management, program evaluation, or related experience.
Option 2: A bachelor’s degree of higher in program evaluation, public health, environmental health, or allied science; AND three (3) or more years of experience in project management, program evaluation, or related experience.
Option 3: A master’s degree or higher in program evaluation, public health, health care administration, public administration, or allied field; AND one (1) or more years of experience in project management, program evaluation, or related experience.
Experience managing multiple priorities and deadlines.
Experience managing grant reporting requirements.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, and ability to identify and use appropriate communication channels.
Experience in meeting facilitation skills.
Experience designing and implementing process and outcome (and/or impact) evaluations, and selecting appropriate methods to answer evaluation questions
Experience developing logic models or other frameworks.
Experience in collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of both qualitative and quantitative data.
Our programs and services help prevent illness and injury, promote healthy places to live and work, provide information to help people make good health decisions and ensure our state is prepared for emergencies. To accomplish all of these, we collaborate with many partners every day.
We help ensure a safer and healthier Washington by:
Working to improve health through disease and injury prevention, immunization, and newborn screening
Providing health and safety information, education and training so people can make healthy choices
Promoting a health and wellness system where we live, learn, work, play and worship
Addressing environmental health hazards associated with drinking water, food, air quality and pesticide exposure
Protecting you and your family by licensing healthcare professionals, investigating disease outbreaks and preparing for emergencies