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MAY 11, 2011 SUBCONTRACTOR OPPORTUNITY HEALTHY BUILT ENVIRONMENTS PROJECT ASSOCIATE OPEN UNTIL FILLED Safe & Healthy Communities Consulting (SHCC) is seeking an independent contractor to work on several diverse and exciting new projects that integrate health and active transportation into land use/transportation planning and decision-making in San Diego. Tasks and Responsibilities:  Conduct outreach and organize community engagement workshops  Identify and engage community organizations as partners in projects  Develop workshop slideshows and presentations on senior walkability and health  Conduct a “photo voice” project that illustrates walkability barriers experienced by seniors and residents  Write reports summarizing process and recommendations from walkability projects  Identify appropriate health indicators for use in Health Impact Assessment (HIA)  Analyze and produce findings from local and regional health and demographic data Skills and Experience Required:  Bachelor’s degree in land use or transportation planning, urban studies, public policy, or public health (Master’s degree preferred)  Experienced in community outreach for planning purposes, particularly with low-income and ethnically diverse communities  Knowledgeable and familiar with the literature on the built environment’s impact on public health  Experience conducting literature searches from a variety of disciplines  Familiar with HIA best practices (preferred)  Excellent writing skills  Experience with qualitative and quantitative data analysis  Experience conveying and simplifying complex quantitative and qualitative findings through charts, diagrams and written summaries  Skilled with Microsoft Powerpoint  Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously and meet overlapping deadlines  Able to work independently Pay rate: $15-$20/hour depending on experience Hours and timeframe: 8-15 hours per week from June 2011-Feb 2012 Please send the following to cover letter, resume including references, and a writing sample.

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