Published on Aug 07, 2019

Health Promotion Coordinator

Contact: Recruiting

Association of Washington Cities (AWC) is recruiting for a full-time Health Promotion Coordinator for the AWC Employee Benefit Trust (Trust) to join our dynamic and fast-paced team. The top candidate will provide excellent customer service, will be highly motivated and detail oriented with a passion and ability to promote healthy lifestyles and motivate others to succeed in their wellness endeavors.

What you'll be doing

  • Create and deliver trainings at member sites
  • Provide consultations and technical assistance on workplace health promotion to member employers by phone, email and during site visits
  • Design, create and administer educational programs for current and potential members through various conferences; planning forums; and delivering webinars, eLearning modules, and health promotion challenges and campaigns
  • Plan and coordinate an annual Trust conference
  • Assist the Program Manager in implementing the Trust communication plan and serve as Project Lead to ensure deadlines are met with internal support and external consultants/vendors
  • Write employee/employer communications, including marketing materials, website content and newsletter articles
  • Participate in development and oversight of the health promotion program budget, including processing invoices for payment and monitoring monthly financial reports
  • Review member wellness programs and offer recommendations to improve program effectiveness
  • Support efforts of AWC’s in-house wellness program through training, recommendations on best practices, and personal leadership
  • Assist the Health Promotion Supervisor in analyzing data to evaluate program success and modify programs to meet member needs for maximum effectiveness

What you bring to the team

  • Bachelor’s degree in health, education, or related field preferred, experience may be substituted year-for-year for academic achievement
  • 5 years of experience in worksite health promotion or health-related field, preferably in the public sector
  • Knowledge of current trends and best practices in workplace health promotion
  • Ability to make effect decisions and act independently in managing and coordinating assigned duties
  • Ability to research and analyze information
  • Knowledge of adult learning theory
  • Ability to train, supervise and empower a diverse group of volunteer wellness leaders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of municipal government structure and operations
  • Ability to travel throughout Washington overnight several nights a month

Completed application form, cover letter and resumes are due by 5 pm, August 28, 2019. Please email completed application packet to


We value our employees hard work, integrity and dedication to our members. In return for your service, we offer you a starting annual salary range of $62,141 – $70,468, DOQ and an outstanding benefits package.

AWC is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, which provides a wide array of legislative, training, and other services to all 281 cities and towns in the state of Washington. The AWC Employee Benefit Trust is Washington's premier local government benefit pool for cities, towns, and other local governments. We provide quality, efficient, and cost-effective benefit and health promotion programs with the highest level of service.

We subscribe to the principles of an equal opportunity employer and shall recruit, interview, hire, classify, train, promote, demote, discipline, transfer, terminate, and set rates of pay or other compensation on the basis of merit and qualification without regard to race, religion, creed, sexual orientation, color, national origin, physical disability, sex, age, gender identity, or genetics.

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