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Time Sensitive Emergency Program Specialist

Program Specialist - DHW

Health and Welfare

Open for Recruitment: July 14, 2017 - July 28, 2017
Announcement # 09058026499
Salary Range: $20.06 - $24.07 per hour -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Boise

The Bureau of EMS and Preparedness, Division of Public Health is hiring a Program Specialist - DHW for the Time Sensitive Emergency program.

Become part of an organization where you will work with dedicated and extraordinary people who have the commitment and skills to manage and implement a statewide system of care. The Idaho Time Sensitive Emergency program includes trauma, stroke, and cardiac events. The person in this position will be involved in the daily operations, staff communication with internal and external customers, planning, development, and implementing of the Time Sensitive Emergency program.  

This announcement will be used to fill the current vacancy in Boise only. If you have previously applied for Program Specialist - DHW and wish to be considered for the current vacancy, you must reapply under this announcement. Previous scores will not be used.


  • Interpret and apply statutes and rules.
  • Provide consultative and technical services on a variety of Time Sensitive Emergency related issues.
  • Written and verbal communication with the general public, other Idaho State agencies, attorneys, hospital staff, and EMS agencies.
  • Participate in policy development and implementation.
  • Provides consultation to the Time Sensitive Emergency Council on rule writing and promulgation, determine trends and plan improvements.
  • Facilitates collaborative processes relating to the Time Sensitive Emergency program to include reviewing and drafting requirement documents, moderation of stakeholder meetings, and other system support processes.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Good medical knowledge and background related to trauma, stroke, and cardiac care
  • Experience developing, recommending, and evaluating operating procedures and recommending changes
  • Experience developing technical written materials such as policies, technical manuals or rules/regulations
  • Experience providing technical program assistance to staff

Additional Qualifications: Are not required; however having the minimum qualifications and the education and/or experience below will increase your score.

  1. Some knowledge of vital records administration, laws and rules. Typically gained by at least one year of related experience.
  2. Previous medical knowledge and background. Typically gained by at least one year of related experience, or education.
  3. Clinical medical experience. Typically gained by at least one year of experience working in a patient care related setting.


There is an exam for this position to determine an applicant’s eligibility. Click the “Preview Exam” button below to review the exam. You must receive a score of 63 to pass this exam. If at any time during the screening/testing process your responses or resume do not support the answers you provided, your name will be removed from the register.

How to Apply:

Click on any Apply Online button and follow the instructions provided to complete the Application checklist and Exam for this position. When updating your online application information, please select Health and Welfare under “Agencies,” full-time under “Job Type/Shift” and Boise under “Cities".


Preview Exam

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.