Health Promotion Specialist II

Clatsop County Oregon - Public Health, 800 EXCHANGE STREET, ASTORIA, Oregon, United States of America Req #276
Friday, May 26, 2023
Clatsop County occupies the northwest corner of Oregon bounded to the north by the Columbia River and to the west by the Pacific Ocean. Named for the Clatsop Indians, Clatsop County is rich in history, scenery and opportunity.

Seeking one health education/promotion professional to promote health and disease prevention activities including community outreach, education, and mobilization to achieve public health program goals. The successful applicant will research, develop, and monitor grants that address prevention and related chronic disease and also develop and implement policy systems and environmental change strategies that focus on best practice health promotion.


Requires Bachelor’s degree with major course work in health education, health promotion, public administration, public policy, or related field and three years’ experience as an educator or in any other professional role related to the development and promotion of health programs. Requires a minimum of two years’ experience conducting community outreach, organizing, educating in public health, or any satisfactory equivalent experience and training.


Desirable qualifications include Master’s degree in public health or related graduate degree, Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES), and/or Certified Prevention Specialist. Spanish proficiency a plus..


How to Apply

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Your application must clearly show your qualifications for the position in order to receive further consideration. During any phase of the hiring process, applicants with disabilities, who need reasonable accommodation to assist them to demonstrate their qualification to perform the duties of the job, should inform Human Resources. Prior to hiring, candidates may be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

This announcement is generally descriptive of the duties and qualifications for the job. It is not to be construed as an expressed or implied contract.

Clatsop County is an Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all
employees in all matters of employment (such as hiring, promotion, transfer, training, layoff, compensation,
fringe benefits and termination) regardless of ethnicity/race, religion, national origin, age, gender, disability,
veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Min Hiring Rate $4,678.73
  • Max Hiring Rate $5,687.03
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