Requisition Title: PROGRAM COORDINATOR
Primary Location: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA-TEXAS
JUV DETENTION - 2600 LONE STAR DRIVE 1ST FL - DALLAS
Organization: JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER
Brief Description Plans and coordinates the fiscal, administrative and operational activities for programs, projects, services or contracts to ensure that goals and objectives are accomplished in accordance with established priorities, time limitations, funding limitations or other specifications.
Detailed Description Assesses program needs and develops, implements and facilitates daily program activities in accordance with established priorities, time limitations, funding limitations and other specifications. Ensures the service delivery network meets the needs of the intended population, reflects the objectives and intent of the program or project, and meets applicable federal guidelines. Coordinates program activities with staff, other departments and publicprivate resources to ensure optimum efficiency and compliance with appropriate policies, procedures and specifications. Assists in evaluating program effectiveness and developingimplementing improvement and evaluation methodology analyzes results and recommends and takes appropriate action. Provides consultation and technical assistance to supervisory and line staff through meetings, training and daily troubleshooting and recruits and supervises volunteers. Develops and edits grants, proposals, promotional materials, newsletters, brochures and other training materials. Collects and analyzes data prepares schedules and special reports and maintains programproject records and statistical information. Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements Education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Business, Public Administration, Accounting, Behavioral Science, or in a job related field of study. Two (2) years of work related experience. Knowledge of standard software applications. Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, and establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, departments and the general public. Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License, with a good driving record and reliable transportation. May be required to travel to off-site locations. Must pass an extensive background investigation.
Additional Details An extensive pre-employment background investigation will be conducted on all applicants who have been offered a position with Dallas County.  The hiring process involves successful completion of each step.  The steps include: Criminal History Review, Traffic Violations Record, Review of Personal History Statement and Documents, Physical Examination, and Background Investigation. Dallas County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, National Service Alumni volunteers, and persons with a criminal background are encouraged to apply. BILINGUAL PREFERRED 2600 LONE STAR DRIVE, DALLAS, TEXAS 75212 JUVENILE DEPT (DETENTION)
Minimum Salary : 3987.65
Maximum Salary : 4975.98
Currency: US Dollar (USD)
Requisition ID: 003262