South Central PA Highway Safety Assistant Coordinator

American Trauma Society, Pennsylvania Division - Mechanicsburg, PA (30+ days ago)

Position Summary:

Reporting directly to the American Trauma Society, PA Division (ATSPA) Chief Executive Officer and the South Central PA Highway Safety Coordinator, the Assistant Coordinator is a full-time professional position. This position is responsible for coordinating and presenting highway safety/traffic safety educational programs in the Pennsylvania counties of Cumberland, Dauphin, Perry, and Franklin.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assist Highway Safety Coordinator with maintaining grant statistics
  • Prepare correspondence, documentation, and daily logs
  • Serve as liaison for local and state law enforcement as part of the Aggressive Driving and DUI Coalitions
  • Ensure active event promotion for annual Safe Driving Competition for Youth and Driver’s Education Seminar events
  • Provide support for Child Passenger Safety Training classes and child safety seat installations
  • Promote and present classes on general traffic and passenger safety to wide range of audiences
  • Assist with public relations promotion, providing information to local media outlets, as requested


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Communications, Social Sciences, or Education preferred
  • Previous law enforcement experience desirable
  • Instruction experience preferred
  • Applicant must possess integrity, professionalism, and a strong work ethic
  • Experience in professional networking and building community partnerships
  • Energetic “go-getter” with drive and desire to succeed
  • Strong public speaking skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience with grant writing and application procedures
  • Child Passenger Safety Technician certification required upon employment


Starting salary commensurate with experience. Available benefits package includes health, dental, vision, and prescription coverage; life insurance; retirement plan; and generous personal time off.

Applications received by 07/26/2018 will receive full consideration. Interviews will begin immediately. Please, no phone calls.

About the ATSPA:

The American Trauma Society, Pennsylvania Division is a non-profit trauma prevention education organization dedicated to reducing the suffering, disability and death caused by trauma throughout the Commonwealth.

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Job Type: Full-time


  • Bachelor's

Required work authorization:

  • United States