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Program Officer I

Office
NVCars
Location
Carson City NV
Job Category
Clerical
Compensation
$24.56 - $24.56 (Hourly)
Hours per Week
40
Duration
Long term
Date Posted
06/21/2021
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Program Officer I

Office
NVCars
Location
Carson City NV
Job Category
Clerical
Compensation
$24.56 - $24.56 (Hourly)
Hours per Week
40
Duration
Long term
Date Posted
06/21/2021

Program Officer I

Job Description
Our client is seeking a Program Officer I for a long term assignment. This is an outstanding opportunity to get your foot in the door with a dynamic State agency.

You will be providing leadership and guidance to both internal agencies as well as multi-sector coalitions and advisory Groups.  The division will establish a healthy equity plan to support the state, division and community, health organizations and policy makers.   Activities would focus on expanding services and support for medically underserved, rural, frontier, ethnic and racially diverse, religious, homeless, and populations experiencing substance use disorder.  

Position overview: 

Program Officers administer a program or major component of a program by planning, coordinating and
managing services and activities in accordance with legal and regulatory requirements and established program
performance standards and objectives. 


Research, develop, recommend and implement long term plans to enhance and maximize services provided;
evaluate the success of the program and adapt to changes in funding, eligibility requirements and
production/processing elements of the program.


Provide specialized information and services and serve as the technical expert regarding the assigned program
services, activities and requirements; provide information, either verbally or in writing, to other State and federal
agencies, management, department staff, program participants and the general public to ensure understanding and
compliance; explain and apply laws, regulations, policies and procedures, and resolve high-level customer service
issues and complaints; may develop and conduct presentations before State and federal agencies, management,
program participants and/or other stakeholders as required.


Monitor program activities through on-site visits and/or the review of reports and records to ensure compliance
with federal and/or State laws; evaluate and recommend changes to provider eligibility, client needs, vendor
requirements, or identify client abuse or fraud; identify and project demographic and economic trends; conduct
studies related to assigned program area; evaluate information and prepare reports requiring a thorough analysis
of data and make recommendations on a course of action or problem resolution.

Conduct training and/or provide technical assistance for program participants and/or staff; write, revise and/or
recommend the implementation of procedural manuals or program documentation; conduct ongoing clientele
needs assessment.

Oversee the collection, maintenance and organization of required program records and documentation; prepare
and ensure distribution of statistical, financial and narrative reports and summaries; and prepare information for
management concerning program activities in order to make budget requests, identify problem areas, recommend
solutions or facilitate policy decisions.


  1. Must be familiar with Microsoft Office Word Intermediate Excel.
  2. Spanish speaking for a PO I would be great. 
  3. Those with lived experience with health disparity or populations of focus are encouraged to apply. 

About Marathon

Marathon is one of the largest regional employers, supplying temporary, on-site, contract, contract to hire and direct hire employees to companies throughout the United States. We have over three decades of staffing experience and place over 15,000 team members annually. Our offices are located in Alabama, Arizona, California, Massachusetts, Nevada, Ohio, South Carolina and Texas.

Marathon exists to help people achieve.

MARATHON IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Contact Us
Carson City/Reno
769 Basque Way, Suite 100, Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-200-0481
Fax Number: 775-200-0929
For more information about this position, email Paul C Lenning
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