Organization Name: 
WILL COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
Location: 
Will County Sheriff’s Office
16911 West Laraway Road, Suite 101
60433-8476 Joliet , IL
United States
Illinois US
Contact Name: 
Deputy Chief Dan Jungles

TITLE/CLASSIFICATION: DFC Coalition Project Coordinator – Non-Union/FLSA Exempt

SHIFT: Days

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Drug-Free Communities Support Program (DFC) is a Federal grant program that provides funding to community-based coalitions that organize to prevent youth substance use. This will be a full time position that will supervise, plan, organize, and direct the program for the Will County Sheriff’s office.

 

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

  • Oversee the management and completion of objectives of the Drug Free Communities (DFC) grant.
  • In cooperation with supervisor, oversee project budget and coordinate with fiscal systems.
  • Maintain budget documentation spreadsheets.
  • Facilitate and assist coalition's core organizational activities including meeting facilitation, new member recruitment, new member orientation, and ongoing communication among coalition entities and community stakeholders.
  • Coordinate training events for the coalition and community.

 

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS:

  • Position requires a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in a behavioral health field, education, or social sciences (i.e., Community Health, Sociology, Community Psychology, etc.)
  • Or, a Master's degree in behavioral health, education, or social sciences
  • Prevention experience is preferred.
  • Requires good organizational skills and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook) and online reporting systems preferred.
  • Experience in coordinating community-based activities.
  • Experience with the "Strategic Prevention Framework" preferred.
  • Must have a valid driver's license, private automobile, and be insurable.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including occasional evenings and week-ends and be willing to travel within the County of Will.
  • Position requires ability to travel to schools and other locations in the site plan area (Will County Illinois).
  • Must obtain DCFS CANTS Child Abuse Clearance.
  • Satisfactory completion of the Will County Sheriff’s Office background check.

SALARY RANGE:   $50,000 - $60,000 DOQ plus an excellent benefits package

CLOSING DATE:    Friday, July 26, 2019 at 4:30p.m.

RETURN DETAILED RESUME TO:

Deputy Chief Dan Jungles (djungles@willcosheriff.org)         

Will County Sheriff’s Office

16911 West Laraway Road, Suite 101

Joliet, Illinois  60433-8476

Salary: 
$50,000 - $60,000 DOQ plus an excellent benefits package
Hours: 
Days