Project Manager

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Position Details

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Position Title:

Project Manager

Position Type:

Staff Full-Time

Position Number:


OSU Campus:

Center for Health Sciences - Tulsa


Center for Wellness and Recovery

Location Address:

700 N Greenwood Ave
Tulsa, Oklahoma, 74106
United States

Hiring Supervisor:

Hiring Range:
(Contingent upon available funding):

0.00 - 0.00, Commensurate

Work Schedule:

Typically 5 days/week, 8 hours/day

Faculty Appt Period:

Job Summary:

TheCenter for Wellness and Recovery (CWR) at the Oklahoma State University Centerfor Health Sciences (OSU-CHS) is seeking a Project Manager for a grantawarded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration(SAMHSA). The purpose of the grant project is to reduce morbidity and mortalityassociated with opioid abuse in high-risk rural communities with large AmericanIndian populations in southeast Oklahoma. The Project Manager will work closely with the OSUCooperative Extension Services (OCES) to expand the existing reach and focus ofevidence-based programs, while developing and implementing efforts targetingprevention, treatment and recovery of substance use disorders. This willinclude, but not be limited to, identifying model programs, developingmaterials related to prevention, treatment and recovery (PTR) from opioid usedisorder, and ensuring high quality, culturally-sensitive training.

The Project Manager will serve as the mainpoint of contact for all CWR and OCES staff, working closely with the Directorof Programs. The Project Manager will manage all required communication, oversee the budget,and collaborate with OCES personnel to ensure that educators receive support,education and training as required.

This position is a grant funded position, set to end 9/29/2021.

Environmental Hazards:
Typical office environment.

Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift and carry 8-10 pounds, stoop, reach, stand, walk, finger,grasp, feel, talk, hear, see, and perform repetitive motions with or withoutreasonable accommodations.

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Special Instructions to Applicants

Education & Experience

Position Qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree or equivalent
- Minimum of two (2) years relevant work experience, such as, substance abuse prevention, intervention, and/or treatment and recovery.
- Valid driver's license and be insurable, as occasional travel by car will be required.

- Master's degree
- Three (3) to Five (5) years of experience in planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of community-based programs
- Experience and knowledge of Native American culture and community
- Experience and knowledge with tribal nations

Oklahoma State University (OSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, OSU conducts pre-employment background checks on final candidates. Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.




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Job No:
Posted: 9/21/2019
Application Due: 10/16/2019
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