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HARRIS COUNTY Program Support Coordinator (PHI Lab – Mental and Behavioral Health Tele-Psych) in Houston, Texas

Position Description

Under the supervision of the Mental and Behavioral Health Programs Manager, and oversight and guidance from the PHI Lab Team Lead, the Program Support Coordinator, DSRIP (PHI - Lab Mental and Behavioral Health Tele-Psych, will ensure the goals of the project are met and all aspects of the project are performed in a highly organized and efficient manner.

Day to Day Operations:

  • Coordinates Mobile Health Villages with the planning team to determine mental health needs in various communities
  • Identifies external community partners with mental health services
  • Organizes meetings and records meeting minutes
  • Orders project supplies and incentives as needed
  • Follows up on and schedules home assessments as necessary
  • Directs work activities of project volunteers and interns
  • Maintains project documentation and reports
  • Handles any issues that may arise
  • *Creative and Strategic Thinking:

  • Attends and actively participates in accelerator program sessions

  • Applies her/his design thinking skills to problem solving in a creative way, for a non-traditional and better project delivery
  • *Relationship Building:

  • Builds relationships with progressive organizations to create and sustain innovative partnerships

  • *Administrative Support:

  • Participates as an integral member of the administrative team to assure high quality services to community partners, program participants, and coworkers

  • Attends and participates in staff meetings
  • *Other Responsibilities:

  • Performs other duties as assigned including special tasks involved in responding to an emergency event

Harris County is an Equal Opportunity Employer If you need special services or accommodations, please call (713) 274-5445 or email


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in Public Health, Social Work, Psychology, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Business, or a health-related field
  • One (1) year experience with program development, community engagement, staff development, and training in a health care setting
  • Basic skills using MS Office software such as MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of mental health conditions and related support services
  • Experience with mental health interventions and programs
  • Project coordination/management experience
  • Valid driver’s license (TX upon hire) and reliable personal vehicle. Will be required to travel locally within Harris County to various workshop sites

NOTE: To qualify for this position, required experience, education, knowledge, and skills must be clearly stated on your application's employment history. Resumes are welcome, but we do not use any information provided on your resume to qualify and refer you to the Hiring Department for consideration. Preferences

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English)
  • Experience With Sharepoint General Information


  • 40Hours/ Week


  • Houston (Harwin office)


  • Commensurate With Experience
  • Based on 26 Pay Periods

Additional Information - Core Competencies Organizational Leadership:

  • Understands the organizational mission
  • Understands ethics and public good; is concerned with public trust
  • Demonstrates respect for the opinions and beliefs of others Collaboration:

  • Demonstrates a sense of responsibility for the success of the group

  • Collaborates with others to improve quality and address needs
  • Establishes collaborative relationships and partnerships Innovation:

  • Ability to adapt to change

  • Ability to manage changeAdept at framing issues Interpersonal Abilities/Personal Characteristics:

  • Uses sound judgement

  • Self-motivated
  • Organizes and maintains work environment to allow for maximum productivity


  • Communicates clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Written and verbal English competency
  • Able to read and follow directions

Due to a high volume of applications positions may close prior to the advertised closing date*.*

Salary: Depends on Qualifications

Location: Houston, TX

Job Type: Regular Full-time

Department: Public Health Services

Job Number: 06016

Max Number of Applicants: 60

Closing: 3/19/2021 11:59 PM Central

Agency: Harris County

Address: 1310 Prairie Street, Ste. 240 Houston, Texas, 77002