WIC Operations Specialist



OPEN TO CURRENT SEHD EMPLOYEES ONLY

Application Deadline: June 16, 2021

Position Title: WIC Operations Specialist

Paygrade: F, G, or H – Dependent Upon Qualifications/Unclassified

Location: SOUTHEAST HEALTH DISTRICT, Waycross, GA

Description of Duties:

Under limited supervision, provide WIC programmatic and technical support to clinic staff and participants.  Assess the training needs of WIC staff and develop training programs to address these needs, to include interpreting changes in policy and procedure for staff trainings.  Act as liaison between state and county health departments.  Monitor operational activity through on-site visits and/or analysis of activity reports. Perform lead duties in an assigned area(s) such as conducting clinic reviews of local WIC programs for compliance with state and federal regulations, GA Gateway administration and support, and coordination of WIC Farmers’ Market.

Minimum Qualifications:

Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university OR Two years of related experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Familiarity and/or direct experience with WIC program policies and procedures.  Ability to provide solutions based on coaching, guidance, and follow-up with health department staff, state staff, and vendors.  Excellent judgment and creative problem-solving skills; specifically related to providing quality advisory services and conflict resolution skills.  Analytical skills with ability to create relevant reports.  Able to work effectively in a high stress, changing environment.  Familiarity with WIC electronic data systems including but not limited to Mitchell & McCormick, Georgia WIC Information System (GWIS) and Georgia Gateway.  Experience monitoring and evaluating a program to determine compliance with policies and procedures.  Skills associated with interpreting program guidelines for end users.

Please click on the link below to apply.

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/georgiadph/jobs/3103247/wic-operations-specialist/apply

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