Job ID: 370294

Lead Wellness Operations|*Spanish/Cantonese Speaking Required* (Chicago, IL)

Chicago, Illinois

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

Position: Lead Wellness Operations (Position reports to ACO Care Management Team in Lisle, IL)

Location: Unite Here Health (UHH Amita Health Center) 218 S. Wasbash, Chicago, IL

Full-Time | Exempt

Spanish OR Cantonese speaking required. 


Why Join AMITA?

AMITA Health ( is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care.  The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to

Leads all aspects of operations for health and wellness events.


  • Coordinates logistics requirements for events including scheduling, booking space, equipment, and educational materials.
  • Determines appropriate staff and contract service providers based on type of event and expected registration.
  • Communicates with clients to ensure their needs are met and events are successful.
  • Monitors the quality and efficiency of event operations and implements improvements as indicated.
  • Monitors and/or conducts education and health activities at events.
  • Act as liaison between HC staff and Health Promoter. 
  • Flexibility to work in & out of the Unite Here Health (UHH) Amita Health Center, as well as the UHH Chicago and Unite Here Local 1 offices, all locations are located at 218 S. Wasbash, Chicago. 
  • Work closely with the UHH regional director on outreach events at various job sites across Chicagoland / NW Indiana in collaboration with the union. 

What You Will Need


  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required. 

Work Experience:

  • Experience developing and presenting health educaton and promotion programs (such as training workshops, conferences and community presentations. 
  • Previous healthcare experience strongly preferred. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.


A member of our Talent Acquisition team will contact you if your qualifications match the requirements of the position. We encourage you to check our website often for new job openings or to set up a Job Agent to receive email alerts when new jobs that may be of interest to you are posted.

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