Nutrition Program Manager 3 (NPM3)
Open to the public.
|Agency||New York State Department of Health|
|Title||Nutrition Program Manager 3 (NPM3)|
|Salary||$91,096 - $114,961|
|Negotiating Unit||Professional, Scientific & Technical (05)|
|Location||Division of Nutrition/Child and Adult Care Food Program(CACFP) 150 Broadway, Riverview Center 6th Floor West, Menands, NY 12204|
|Minimum Qualifications||*Current Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent-permanent status as a NPM 3, M4, OR *current NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service in a G-29 or higher title deemed eligible for transfer to NPM3, M4 under Section 52.6 or Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law OR *Current NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service in a G-29 or higher title and eligible for transfer to NPM3 under Section 70.4 of the Civil Service Law OR**any individual possessing the following Open Competitive qualifications: A bachelor's degree and seven years of professional administrative work experience in one or a combination of the following settings: in a governmental agency's public health nutrition program and/or in a governmental agency sponsored or funded public health nutrition program. This experience must have involved responsibility for nutrition program management and supervision of professional staff. Three years of the required seven years of experience must have involved second-level supervision. The nutrition program management experience must include at least five of the following responsibilities: preparation of a Request for Proposal/Request for Application and managing a procurement process; development of policy and/or procedures to implement policy; grant and/or contract oversight; fiscal management, budgeting, or managing the use of program funds and revenue; staffing/staff development; governmental communications/relations; management of information systems; program planning and implementation; and/or program evaluation and monitoring. Second-level supervision must have included supervision of professional staff, who in turn supervise lower-level professional staff. Experience limited to administrative support of public health programs such as personnel, budgeting, or health care finance is not qualifying, nor is the management or provision of direct medical or dietetic services in an institutional or facility setting (such as prisons, developmental centers, or community residences). A master's degree in public health, public administration, health administration, health services administration, health education, community health, nutrition, or dietetics may be substituted for one year of the general (not second-level supervisory) experience.|
|Preferred Qualifications||Professional work experience related to the management of a large, multi-faceted nutrition program with a strong understanding of public health and state and federal government management processes. Excellent oral and written communication skills.|
|Responsibilities||The NPM3 will serve as the Director of the CACFP, whose mission is to improve public health nutrition and prevent obesity by improving the nutritional quality of meals and snacks served in child and adult care settings. The NPM3 will oversee 74 staff who manage 4,100 child care center programs; 96 agencies that sponsor 9,600+ federal day care homes; and 1,500+ sponsor contracts providing $200M+ in reimbursements. This position will ensure that the program adheres to federal regulations and state requirements including completion of the required number of annual CACFP on-site reviews. Other responsibilities include development and communication of program policies and procedures, directing targeted outreach efforts and training programs to participating day care centers, and oversight of childhood obesity prevention activities in the early child care environment through nutrition and physical activity education.|
|Conditions of Employment||*Permanent, full-time appointment. **Provisional, pending examination. Occasional 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, HW/22351/NPM3, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by e-mail to email@example.com or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Please use a subject line of HW/22351/NPM3.|
|Submit resumes by||Until Position is Filled|
An affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.