Medical Care Development
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Do you have a passion for public health and want to make an impact in Maine and beyond? Come join our team of professionals! Medical Care Development, Inc. (MCD), is a non-profit public health services organization whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of people in our communities and around the world.
Business Development Manager/Grant Writer – (MCD Public Health)
The Business Development Manager/Grant Writer plays a key role in the strategic management for the identification, proposal conceptualization, and capture of new and renewal business opportunities for MCD’s Public Health domestic portfolio. The BD Manager/GW under the direction of the MCD Public Health Co-Directors, assumes lead responsibilities for establishment of a permanent and effective MCD Public Health domestic business development unit. Develops and implements the domestic business development framework, technical tools, processes, market analysis, business development work plans and quarterly reporting. Maintains an active pipeline of potential and actual opportunities on local, state, regional and national level. Track and analyze technical and donor trends and news. Monitor key donor business forecast announcements, ensuring current and timely understanding of donor funding opportunities. Provide main support to formulation and writing of local, state, federal and foundation grant proposals. Assist other MCDPH staff in developing fee for service proposals and contracts. Coordinates processes to ensure timely submission of competitive proposals that are responsive to and compliant with donor requirements and with technical, cost, and evaluation criteria. Collaborate with MCD International business development team to explore mutually beneficial opportunities that promote crosscutting global public health initiatives (OneMCD). This 40 hour per week position is located in Augusta (option for remote working for out of state applicants) and is eligible for MCD’s benefit package.
Project Manager – (Healthcare Associated Infections Specialist)
The Project Manager will support the core function of the Healthcare Epidemiology Program, and perform duties as assigned by the HAI Coordinator at Maine CDC. Responsibilities include serving as a subject matter expert for Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) and Antibiotic Resistance (AR), responding to HAI and AR public health threats such as outbreaks and emerging multi-drug resistant organisms, working with healthcare facilities to assess for gaps in infection control, and developing action plans for mitigation of gaps. This position uses data for action to prevent HAI and reduce AR statewide. Responsibilities also include developing protocols, procedures, developing goals, and objectives, acquiring and administrating grants, overseeing program functions, developing and directing outreach and education activities statewide, representing the Department to organized groups and the public statewide and nationally. This position will be housed in Augusta with staff at the Maine CDC office. The Project Manager position is a full-time, 40 hour per week position that is eligible for MCD’s benefit package.
Project Coordinator – (Ryan White Part B - AIDS Drug Assistance Program/ADAP)
The Project Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating the insurance premium payment program to insure timely payment, assisting members apply for eligible insurances. This position will also coordinate ADAP functions such as enrollment, expense monitoring, payment processing, outreach and policy development as well as and creating practical, Maine-specific recommendations and materials that programs and communities will be able to use to reduce the burden of disease. Successful candidates will have demonstrated knowledge of public and private insurance options as well as data analysis, budgeting, and forecasting skills. This position will be housed in Augusta with staff at the Maine CDC office. The Project Coordinator position is a full-time, 40 hour per week position that is eligible for MCD’s benefit package.
Project Coordinator – (Lead Poisoning Prevention)
MCD Public Health, in collaboration with Healthy Communities of the Capital Area (HCCA), is accepting applications for a part-time, (16-hours per week) Project Coordinator to oversee the Lead Poisoning Prevention Program. The Project Coordinator works in the communities of Augusta and Gardiner to reduce paint-related lead poisoning in infants and children related to housing/buildings built prior to 1978. Augusta/Gardiner is one of five high risk areas in the state for lead poisoning. The Maine CDC Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Unit supports the work to convene a community coalition of stakeholders, educate tenants and residents, engage medical practitioners and parents in increased testing, and recruiting owners, managers, and contractors to gain skills to maintain lead-safe housing. The Project Coordinator is a member of the prevention team at HCCA. This position is located at the HCCA office in Gardiner and is a grant-funded position with potential for renewal. This 16 hour per week position is not eligible for MCD’s benefit package.
Project Coordinator – (Tobacco Prevention Program)
MCD Public Health, in collaboration with Healthy Communities of the Capital Area (HCCA), is accepting applications for a Project Coordinator to oversee the Tobacco Prevention Program. The Project Coordinator is responsible for implementing tobacco use and exposure prevention by providing community education, policy and systems changes, and environmental enhancements at the community level for the prevention of tobacco-related diseases, and assuring implementation of District Prevention strategies. This position reports to the HCCA Project Director on all administrative and programmatic matters. Additional responsibilities include utilizing media for community awareness strategies, collaborates with stakeholders, collects and enters data into reporting systems, and assists with grant reporting. This position is located at the HCCA office in Gardiner and is a grant-funded position with potential for renewal. This 40 hour per week position is eligible for MCD’s benefit package.
Project Coordinator – (Youth Programs)
MCD Public Health, in collaboration with Healthy Communities of the Capital Area (HCCA), is accepting applications for a Project Coordinator to oversee Youth Programs. The Project Coordinator is responsible for 1) the coordination and primary delivery of Youth Engagement and Empowerment activities detailed in the Maine Youth Action Network (MYAN) /HCCA contract for efforts in the Central Public Health District (Kennebec and Somerset Counties) and 2) implementation of certain substance use prevention youth strategies in southern Kennebec County included in the contract between University of New England (UNE) and HCCA. This position builds on strategies informed by Social Emotional Learning theories and includes youth initiated and youth led participatory action research and projects based on their research; working with existing youth groups and advisors, and assisting adult leaders, as well as evidence-based substance use prevention strategies. The individual in this position will be a Prevention Team member at HCCA, attend trainings and meetings hosted by MYAN and UNE, engage new partners, and complete required monthly reporting. This position is located at the HCCA office in Gardiner and is a grant-funded position with potential for renewal. This 40 hour per week position is eligible for MCD’s benefit package.
Project Coordinator – (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education/SNAP-Ed)
MCD Public Health, in collaboration with Healthy Communities of the Capital Area (HCCA), is accepting applications for a Project Coordinator to oversee SNAP-Ed. The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed) Nutrition Educator works closely with the SNAP-Ed Project Coordinator and related HCCA staff to implement the SNAP-Ed work plan by delivering nutrition education and policy, systems, and environmental change strategies with fidelity, to SNAP eligible audiences in southern Kennebec County. This position is located at the HCCA office in Gardiner and is a grant-funded position with potential for renewal. The Project Coordinator position may be part-time (32 hours per week) or up to full-time (40 hours per week) and is eligible for MCD’s benefit package.
Registered Dental Hygienist – (School Oral Health Program / Field Consultants)
MCD Public Health is seeking qualified consultants to serve as a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) to provide basic oral health screenings, fluoride varnish, and dental sealant application in support of the Maine CDC, School Oral Health Program (SOHP). These consultancies require self-directed RDHs with both a keen attention to detail and follow through to meet required deadlines. The RDH should be registered as an Independent Practice Dental Hygienist or have a Public Health Supervision status or is in the process of receiving either designation. Qualified applicants should also have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation, and the ability to travel around the State of Maine. Consultancy positions are not eligible for MCD’s benefit package.
Successful applicants will be a creative thinker, energetic, self-starter who enjoys new challenges and are able to function comfortably in a fast paced team environment or independently, relates well to co-workers, stakeholders, and enjoys interacting with the public. Position requires flexibility and the ability to manage time and multiple tasks with little direct supervision.
NOTE: All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.
Positions are open until filled.
Go to https://www.mcdph.org/employment to view each individual employment advertisement along with application details. Please ensure to send all of the requested information to be considered. No phone calls please.
Medical Care Development, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Organization
and Affirmative Action Employer
Location/Region: Augusta, ME