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Opioid Task Force Project Manager in Greenfield, Massachusetts

GREENFIELD PLEASE SEE WEBSITE FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION To ensure the Opioid Task Force can be successful in its aim to prevent overdose deaths, it has secured federal and state funding to implement a post-opioid overdose community outreach and follow-up program in an effort to reduce the number of opioid-related fatalities, which has claimed the lives of 222 individuals in the Franklin County and North Quabbin Region between 2013 and 2021. Due to the extensive nature of the Opioid Task Force's work and its intention to be responsive to the needs of the community to address this urgent public health crisis, below are the responsibilities of the CONNECT Project Manager, which may vary. General Description The Project Manager will be the designated lead for the Community Opportunity, Network, Navigation, Exploration, and Connection Team (CONNECT). This position is a direct report to the Manager of the Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and the North Quabbin Region, who is the designated Project Director for the project and is housed at the Franklin County Sheriff's Department. This position is also accountable to the Opioid Task Force Executive Council and its Public Safety and Justice Committee acting in the capacity of CONNECT's Advisory Council. This is a grant-funded benefited full-time position. Salary Range Annual salary range of $62,000 - $65,000. This is a full-time, position at 37.5 hours per week with benefits as outlined by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. This is a two-year grant-funded position with the possibility of continued employment subject to additional grant funding. The successful candidate is expected to make a minimum of a two-year commitment to the position. Start Date No later than Monday, September 12, 2022. Reporting/Supervision This position is a direct report to the Coordinator of the Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and the North Quabbin Region, who is housed at the Franklin County Sheriff's Department but is also accountable to the Opioid Task Force Executive Council and its Public Safety and Justice Committee. All candidates also have to complete the Franklin County Sheriff's Office Application for Employment and are subject to CORI checks. Location of Employment This position is located at the Franklin County Justice Center, 43 Hope Street, Greenfield, MA. The Opioid Task Force's office is located within the Court Service Center on the first floor. This is a shared office space. During the COVID-19 pandemic, this position will be hybrid with an expectation of coming into the office at least one day per week. Deadline Please submit a resume, cover letter, and completed job application, to Debra McLaughlin, Coordinator, Opioid Task Force, by email at debmc@opioidtaskforce.org, by Monday, August 22, 2022, by 5 PM. Paper applications will not be accepted. Equal Opportunity Employment The Commonwealth of Massachusetts provides equal opportunity in state employment to all persons. No person shall be denied equal access because of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or physical/mental disability.

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