Health Program Administrator 1

Open to DOH and NYS employees only.

Agency New York State Department of Health
Title Health Program Administrator 1
Salary $66,375-$83,954
Salary Grade Grade 23
Negotiating Unit Professional, Scientific & Technical/05
Location Wadsworth Center, Extramural Grants Administration Biggs Laboratory, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY
Minimum Qualifications Current Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent-permanent status as a Health Program Administrator 1, G-23 (HPA1); OR a NYS employee with one year permanent or contingent-permanent services as a HPA1, G-23; OR a NYS employee with one year permanent or contingent-permanent competitive service in a G-21 or higher title eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 or Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.
Preferred Qualifications The preferred candidate will have experience with contract management and contract monitoring in the field of public health programs and research; excellent organizational, written and oral communication skills; the ability to function independently and manage multiple tasks and priorities; excellent interpersonal and supervisory skills; and experience with computer software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
Responsibilities Working in a team atmosphere with programs involving stem cell, breast cancer and spinal cord injury research, the incumbent will provide day-to-day supervision and leadership for professional and paraprofessional staff. The incumbent will oversee contract-related activities including: interpretation and application of applicable laws, rules, regulations, policy and requirements related to contract development and execution; approval of voucher payments and contract amendments; conduct site visits; and communications with contractors regarding program requirements. In addition, the incumbent will provide back-up support for fiscal operations.
Conditions of Employment Permanent, full-time appointment. Limited in-state travel, including overnights and travel to areas that may not be served by public transportation, is required.
Application Procedure Submit resume to Human Resources Management Group, HPA1/16690/EGB, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by e-mail to or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Please use a subject line of HPA1/16690/EGB.
Submit resumes by until position is filled.

An affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Item # 16690
Issued August 16, 2013