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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/08/18

Applications Due06/25/18

Vacancy ID54097

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleHealth Program Administrator 2 – 22212

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade25

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $81446 to $102661 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Division of Nutrition, Bureau of Supplemental Food Programs

Riverview Center, 150 Broadway

City Menads


Zip Code12204

Minimum Qualifications Current NYS Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent-permanent, competitive status as a Health Program Administrator 2 (G25) OR a NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent, competitive service in a title at or above a G23 and deemed eligible for transfer to Health Program Administrator 2 (G25) under Section 70.1 or Section 52.6 of the NYS Civil Service Law.
The preferred candidate would have experience in program oversight, policy development, performance metrics, coordination and communication of workplan requirements and compliance, prior supervisory experience, and knowledge of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).

Duties Description The Bureau of Supplemental Food Programs (BSFP) administers the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) and the Farmers Market Nutrition Program. This Health Program Administrator 2 (HPA2) position is in the Program Quality and Communication Section (PQCS) which is responsible for WIC Eligibility, Confidentiality, Civil Rights, Outreach and additional policy areas. The HPA2 will oversee all aspects of the WIC local agency readiness for NYWIC, the State’s new Management Information System to provide WIC food prescriptions through Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT); will manage local agency communications and training to ensure approximately 2,000 WIC local agency staff are competent and ready for NYWIC implementation; and will provide oversight for staff responsible for managing 16 Capital District region WIC Local Agency contracts to ensure that WIC services are delivered in accordance with the contract workplan, including completion of the Local Agency Compliance and Self-Assessment; assist with contract monitoring, budget development and provide technical assistance to local agencies. The incumbent of this position will provide supervision and leadership to staff in the unit, and cover for the section leader, as needed.

Additional Comments Permanent, Full-time. Occasional travel within New York State, including to locations that may not be served by public transportation, may be required.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Human Resources Management Group, EGB/HPA2/22212

Telephone (518) 486-1812

Fax (518) 473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in PDF format, to Human Resources Management Group, EGB/HPA2/22212, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237- 0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395, or by email to with Reference Code EGB/HPA2/22212 included in the subject line. *Failure to include the required information in the subject line of your email or fax may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes accepted until June 25, 2018.

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