Monday , January 30 2023

Health Department Jobs For Research Associate

Website Florida Health

Job Description:

This is professional position within the Office of the Deputy Secretary for County Health Systems (CHS), Policy and Evaluation Team. The position supports public health in Florida’s county health departments (CHDs) through research, analysis, and process development. The position works with minimal supervision and in teams to achieve organizational priorities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reviews programs, services, forms and reports, and confers with management and users to identify problems and improvements.
  • Prepares manuals and trains workers in use of new forms, reports, procedures or equipment, according to organizational policy.
  • Designs, evaluates, recommends, and approves changes based on need and analysis.
  • Researches and recommends purchases to management.
  • Provides technical assistance, consultative services and direction for development, implementation, evaluation and expansion of programs of service in public agencies and local governments.
  • Plans, coordinates and/or presents statewide and regional conferences, meetings and workshops.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and researches legislative issues and prepares analysis of the projected effect of any proposed legislation or action.
  • Prepares and compiles data for legislative budget requests and long range program plans.
  • Reviews documents and/or contacts appropriate parties to ensure compliance with applicable statutory and regulatory requirements and court orders.
  • Plans and conducts studies of problems and procedures.
  • Gathers and organizes information on problems or procedures.
  • Analyzes data gathered and develops solutions or alternative methods of proceeding.
  • Documents findings of study and prepares recommendations for implementation of new systems, procedures, or organizational changes.
  • Confers with personnel concerned to ensure successful functioning of newly implemented systems or procedures.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to deal with the public in a tactful and courteous manner.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
  • Ability to utilize problem-solving techniques
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetical calculations.
  • Knowledge of the principles and techniques of effective communication.
  • Knowledge of basic arithmetic.
  • Knowledge of the methods of data collection.
  • Knowledge of office procedures and practices.
  • Ability to understand and apply applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Ability to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments.

Job Details:

Company: Florida Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: Tallahassee, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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