County: Dauphin

Job Description

Please Go To: to apply for this position. Description: Dauphin County Drug & Alcohol Services is currently accepting applications for the full-time, day shift position of Prevention Specialist. While this position is viewed as a day shift position, there will be times in which evening and weekend work are required. An employee in this position will perform Student Assistance Program (SAP) liaison duties which include SAP assessments and participation on school-based teams. The employee will perform various prevention activities including education, dissemination of information, attendance at various community events, and participation on assigned committees and workgroups. In addition, the employee will provide direct prevention services mandated by six federal strategies which include information dissemination, education, alternative activities, community-based process and environmental initiatives, and problem identification and referral. Minimum Education, Experience, and Training Requirements: A bachelor's degree in health education, education, the social or behavioral sciences or related fields and one year of experience in drug and alcohol prevention work; or any equivalent combination of experience and training and a bachelor's degree in health education, education, the social or behavioral sciences. Other Requirements: A copy of either the official or unofficial college transcript(s) along with a resume must be attached to the application. Applicants who do not provide these items will not be interviewed. A valid driver's license and positive driving record, a favorable criminal background check, child abuse and FBI clearances are required. Working non-traditional hours will at times be required. Application Deadline: This position closes on May 24th, 2019 at 11:59 PM.

Deadline Date: Friday, May 24, 2019

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Jason Norris

Dauphin County Human Resources 2 South 2nd Street, 5th Floor Harrisburg, PA 17101