University of Utah Manager, Program in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 06/06/2017

Requisition Number PRN14399B

Job Title Manager, Program

Working Title Program Manager, Resiliency Center

Job Grade D

FLSA Code Administrative

Patient Care Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

VP Area Health Sciences

Department 01620 - Chief Wellness Office

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 31600 to 50000 DOE

Close Date

NOTE: May close at anytime.

Open Until Filled

NOTE: May close at anytime. Yes

Job Summary

The Resiliency Center is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Program Manager. The Resiliency Center is designed to enhance resilience and coordinate wellness efforts among all faculty and staff within University of Utah Health. The Resiliency Center is currently focusing efforts on creating and strengthening three programmatic pillars, which include faculty/ staff wellness initiatives, peer support, and communication skills. The Program Manager will work with the Resiliency Center team and faculty leads in all three pillar areas to coordinate classes, projects and trainings, and the peer support infrastructure.


•Serve as ambassador for the Resiliency Center

•Assist with development, implementation and maintenance of Resiliency Center programming

•Assist with coordinating, advertising and tracking participation at all classes, trainings and events

•Assist with establishing and coordinating peer support and adverse event protocols

•Assist with other data collection related to the Resiliency Center

•Schedule, coordinate and record Resiliency Center meetings

•Manage Resiliency Center website and e-mail and phone inquiries

•Assist with annual budget development and management, including making and tracking purchases

•Complete other duties and projects as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a related field plus two years of related experience or equivalency. Demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills also required.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


•Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, communication or human resources

•Experience working in healthcare, an academic setting, or a similar environment

•Demonstrated knowledge of resilience and wellness concepts

•Ability to effectively use MS Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel.

•Ability to work independently, manage time and prioritize multiple tasks.

•Excellent verbal and written communication skills

•Strong interpersonal skills to establish and maintain working relationships with a variety of individuals, which include faculty and staff, and professionals from other institutions and professional associations.

•Highly developed sense of empathy and humor

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.

To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.