• Washington State Department of Health
  • Dec 05, 2022
Full time Project Manager Public Health Public Policy

Job Description

The vision of the Department of Health (DOH) is equity and optimal health for all. The mission is to work with others to protect and improve the health of all people in Washington state. Reporting to the Regulatory Affairs Manager, this Health Services Consultant 4 position helps assure that agency rules are developed in a transparent and productive way consistent with agency authority and statutory requirements, while instilling an outward mindset, innovation, and equity centered. 


As the Policy Coordinator, you will:

  • Provide technical consultation and assistance to agency staff in the completion of rulemaking paperwork for rule development within Title 246 WAC; establish, revise, and interpret regulations; manage data systems as necessary to coordinate agency regulatory needs.
  • Coordinate the agency’s filing of rules, rule archiving, and all other required filings for the Department, boards, and commissions, as well as all required communication. 
  • Develop and manage cost surveys as developed by the agency Economist and program staff. 
  • Serve as a designated senior Health Services Consultant planner/policy analyst reporting directly to Executive Management on issues involving multiple partners.

Currently, this position may be located anywhere within the State of Washington. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, telework (mobile-work) is expected. When approved to return, the incumbent will work with their supervisor to identify an appropriate work schedule and balance, including telework and reporting to the Tumwater duty station for work activities.  It is anticipated that the incumbent would be expected to report to the Tumwater duty station for work activities 2 days monthly.