Program Director

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Position Information

Top Message Both current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.
Message to Applicants
Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Program Director
Working Title Clinic Health & Safety Dir
Department Dent Clinic Administration
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 431035
Summary of Duties

The Ohio State University College of Dentistry seeks a Program Director for Clinic Health and Safety. This position provides governance of the organization’s environmental, health and safety requirements, leading compliance with local, state and federal regulations.

The Ohio State University College of Dentistry is the fourth largest public dental school in the United States and it is the only public dental school in Ohio. The college is divided into ten divisions with all major ADA-recognized dental specialties represented. The College has approximately 600 students in its undergraduate and graduate programs.

The Ohio State University is proud to be a premier employer that provides an exceptional total rewards package including medical, dental, vision and many other “hidden” benefits. Our competitive benefits package is offered to all eligible faculty and staff in order to attract, develop and retain top performers eager to share their talent, time and success. Our benefits support your health and financial goals and include not only health insurance, but also generous state retirement, tuition assistance for our employees and their dependents, wellness initiatives, and much more. Please visit https://hr.osu.edu/benefits/ for detailed information. Be your best at The Ohio State University!

The successful candidate will report to the Clinic Administration Risk / Privacy Officer and function as an integral team member dedicated to promoting a safe environment that facilitates overall satisfaction and provides a culture conducive to team development and professional growth. This position develops and maintains effective working relationships with students, staff, faculty, administrators, and internal and external stakeholders. This position requires in-depth knowledge of organizational operations and functions on both College of Dentistry and related university levels and a solid knowledge of industry trends and innovations. Responsible for the strategic direction and comprehensive oversight of health/safety initiatives, this position directs clinic health, safety / compliance programs setting comprehensive goals and objectives within the context of the university.

The candidate must be detail oriented, self-motivated, and possess excellent time management, organizational, written / verbal communication skills, with ability to work independently and to plan and meet multiple short and long-range deadlines.

This position may involve occasional evening and weekend work, and requires successful completion of background check(s) and a drug & alcohol screening.

This position requires successful completion of a criminal background check and drug and alcohol screening.

Work is performed primarily in an office environment and the employee in this class is subject to inside environmental conditions. This position requires sustained periods using a keyboard and performing other computer work. Requires sufficient personal mobility and physical reflexes, which permits the employee to function in a general office environment to accomplish tasks. Ability to lift 25 pounds with or without accommodation.

Additional Information for Applicants:

This position has been reposted.

Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in business, public health, healthcare administration, industrial hygiene or related field; OSHA Outreach training credential; a minimum of 5-7 years’ experience working in the field of health and safety compliance with advanced knowledge and understanding of OSHA, rules and regulations; considerable demonstrated success in a progressively responsible management capacity including direct experience in health and safety and/or administration.

Desired Qualifications

Clinical experience; knowledge and understanding of CDC, AAMI and the Ohio State Dental Board rules and regulations; strategic and long-range planning experience; creative and technical writing experience.

Target Salary $75,000.00 - $85,000.00 Annually
Job Category Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%)

100.0

Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary or Regular Regular
Posting Start Date 08/05/2017
Posting End Date 11/30/2017
Dept Contact Name Brown,Candace C
Dept Contact Phone 614/292-9877
Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/80522

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you related in any way to a faculty/staff member in the unit of the position for which you are applying?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What prompted you to apply for this position at The Ohio State University? Please select an answer below:
    • Referred by personal contact
    • Referred by OSU recruiter
    • Job/Career Fair
    • JobsatOSU.com
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Monster.com
    • Columbus Dispatch
    • Dice.com
    • Professional organization
    • HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Local newspapers
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a bachelor’s degree in business, public health, healthcare administration, industrial hygiene or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have OSHA Outreach training credential?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have at least five years of experience working in the field of health and safety compliance with advanced knowledge and understanding of OSHA, rules and regulations?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have considerable demonstrated success in a progressively responsible management capacity including at least one year of direct experience in health and safety and/or administration?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have at least one year of clinical experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Do you have at least one year of strategic and long-range planning experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Do you have at least one year of creative and technical writing experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other