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Arizona Department of Health Services- WIC Program Phoenix, AZ WIC Nutrition Services Manager Public Health
Job ID JL1455 posted on 01/23/17

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Starting Date:
open until filled

Position Description

Serve as State Nutr Ed Coordinator for AZ WIC Program, provide leadership to ensure effective/efficient mgmt. of 21 local agencies, review/eval/interpret federal & state policies, best practice stds for cert, nutr ed, breastfeeding support, clinic ops, food pkg, coordinate outreach, provide tech assistance & ensure fed regs are met for WIC, authorize expenditures, oversee dev'mt of scopes of work, write grants, prepare WIC State Plan, supervise, see full description on website.

Minimum Qualifications

Masters Degree in Nutr or related, is an RD, knowledge of principles/practices of public health & health care systems, WIC & other fed nutr programs, of fed/state statutes and agency rules, regs, policies & procedures, 5 yrs public health mgmt. experience, work mgmt. & leadership skills, oral/written comm, interpersonal relations, plan/organize/direct complex work of others, have & maintain driver's license. See website for full details.

Desired Qualifications

Preference given to applicants with 5 or more years of progressive public health WIC experience in 1 or more of functions related to the duties described. Preference given to candidates with prior public health experience.


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