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Idaho Lung Health Coordinator

City: Boise

State: Idaho

A Part-Time Job with Full-Time Impact!

The American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific is looking for an Idaho Lung Health Coordinator to assist in planning, implementing, and evaluating our programs. This position is based in our Boise office, working 20-25 hours per week (.53-.67 FTE). If you're a motivated, energetic, and organized person looking to make a difference in people's lung health, then this is the job for you.

The mission of the American Lung Association is to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. Our programs help those with asthma, COPD, lung cancer, and other lung diseases; help prevent youth from beginning to use tobacco or help them quit if they've already started; and help adults quit smoking. You would be working in a highly supportive, fast-paced environment with dedicated professionals working together to make Idaho a healthy place to live and work.

Specific Job Responsibilities
Under the direction of the Idaho Community Engagement Manager, the Idaho Lung Health Coordinator will be responsible for:
1. Delivering lung health programs throughout the state;
2. Ensuring program deliverables are met as outlined; 
3. Evaluating programs; 
4. Contributing to the preparation of grant reports and proposals; 
5. Recruiting, training, managing, and recognizing program volunteers;
6. Assisting in training of and working with interns;
7. Conducting program outreach and awareness;

Qualifications
Required:
1. Minimum of 2 years' experience in education, public health, community outreach, or related field; 
2. Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and to organize, establish priorities, follow up on details, and meet deadlines;
3. Intermediate ability to use computer programs such as MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint;
4. Reliable access to an automobile for routine local travel, hold a valid driver's license and auto insurance, and be available for flexible work hours (occasional early mornings, evenings, and weekends) as well as occasional out-of-town travel; 
5. Excellent and effective verbal and written communication skills;
6. Must be a team player;
7. Ability to lift 25 lbs;
Preferred:
1. Bachelor's degree in a related field;
2. Strong interpersonal skills, a willingness to learn, and ability to self-manage; 
3. Bilingual and multicultural skills 

To apply, please email cover letter, resume, and salary expectations to mphr@lung.org by Friday, May 5, 2017.

ALA Mountain Pacific is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, gender (including gender identity or expression), sex, sexual orientation, creed, religion, age, marital status, national origin, veteran or military status, pregnancy, parenthood, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or any other legally-protected class. It is our policy to conform to all applicable laws and regulations affecting protected classes in the jurisdictions where ALA Mountain Pacific has offices.

Given that the mission of ALA Mountain Pacific has a strong focus on promoting smoking prevention and cessation, as well as protecting against the harm caused by secondhand smoke, employment for all positions is open only to individuals who do not smoke or use any tobacco products.

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