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Organizational Health Specialist

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 10/18/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 12/29/2017
Working Title Organizational Health Specialist
Job Classification Research IV
Department Name 33204-Pharm-Pharmacy & Therapeutics
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0135482
Hiring Range TBD based on qualifications
Position Description

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Organizational Health Specialist who will report directly to the Associate Director of the Program Evaluation and Research Unit (PERU).

The Organizational Health Specialist will work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team and will be responsible for coordinating with the Organizational Health Program Director, Associate Director, Director, and other research staff on projects focused on assessing organizational health and readiness to change. The incumbent will have lead responsibility for leading an implementation team in recruiting sites, conducting assessments on readiness to change, evaluating data for trends, and evaluating outcomes with respect to organizational health. The incumbent will primarily be responsible for implementing behavioral health innovations, managing data collection, and analyzing data to yield outcomes that can be used to better organizational health. This position requires the incumbent to work in a highly independent manner.

Education Required Master's
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 2-3 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position

Master’s Degree in Public and/or Behavioral Health or a related field, with relevant experience is required. Experience in developing and conducting training programs is strongly preferred. Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite, statistical software programs, and web platforms is desired.

Required Licenses/Certifications

Direct supervision by the Organizational Health Program Director.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify
If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
Campus Pittsburgh
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a master's degree or will have completed one by the end of this current term?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  3. * Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter