Opioid Misuse Prevention Specialist

$26.00 per hour
Posted Date
Closing Date

Bureau: Behavioral Health Services | Systems Training Education and Prevention Services

Full-Time County Contractual
Position open to all qualified candidates.
Location: 122 North Langley Road, Suite A & B, Glen Burnie, MD 21060
Hours: 40 hours per week
Benefits: Participation in the County’s group health plan including prescription, dental, and optical, paid holidays and sick leave. Optional deferred compensation program at employee's own expense.

Job Description

Nature of Work:

Responsible for overseeing the Opioid Misuse Prevention Program (OMPP) initiative including the implementation of the Academic Detailing Strategy, Naloxone Trainings with prevention messaging and the implementation of the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) model including needs assessment, capacity building, strategic planning, implementation and evaluation.

Requires travel throughout Anne Arundel County for assigned program activities as needed. Must provide their own transportation, possess a driver’s license valid in Maryland and will receive reimbursement for official travel expenses per Department of Health policies.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s degree in public health or similar field from an accredited college or university.


Minimum of two years working in public health or a similar field. Working with health care providers and pharmacists. Public speaking, writing formal reports, developing educational materials, strategic planning and evaluation, and excellent and situation appropriate oral and written communication skills.

How to Apply

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications can apply.
Send a completed County application or resume to:

Human Resources
3 Harry S. Truman Parkway
Annapolis, MD 21401

Fax to 410-222-4392 or email hdrecruiter@aacounty.org.

An Equal Opportunity Employer
Smoke-Free Workplace

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