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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 07/13/18

Applications Due07/27/18

Vacancy ID55185

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleHealth Program Administrator 2 – 51500

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

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 0%

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 Office of Primary Care and Health Systems Management

Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement

City Menands


Zip Code12204

Minimum Qualifications Current Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent-permanent status as a Health Program Administrator 2 OR NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service in a title at G-23 or above that is eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 or 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.
Experience in policy and program development and implementation in the health care area, including research, analysis and ongoing evaluation of policy impacts and progress in meeting programmatic goals; strong writing, verbal communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills; experience prioritizing goals and managing multiple projects; ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Duties Description Working in the Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement within the Office of Primary Care and Health Systems Management, this position will include supervision, guidance, intervention and oversight related to implementation of new health care initiatives, including regulatory programs, surveillance procedures, and contract administration. This supervisory position includes the following duties: administration of New York State’s controlled substance licensing program; management of drug destruction and medication collection event processes, which includes the administration of processes to ensure that controlled laws/regulations; analyzing and reporting data to assist with surveillance procedures and detection of potential diversion of controlled substances; providing research and consultation on special projects related to public health concerns; serving as a liaison between State and federal agencies related to controlled substance activities.
Additional duties include the preparation of written material in the form of internal and external reports, correspondence, and other documents related to program functions, including but not limited to responding to proposed legislation, proposed regulations, data/FOIL requests, and telephone inquiries. Delivering presentations, as well as preparing written and verbal responses, to healthcare professionals and other stakeholders regarding controlled substance laws and regulations and Bureau initiatives is expected. Additional duties and special projects may be assigned as warranted.

Additional Comments Permanent, full-time.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, CB/HPA2/51500

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, CB/HPA2/51500, 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 CB/HPA2/51500 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 July 27, 2018.

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