120 New Scotland Avenue
Minimum Qualifications Permanent transfer candidates: Current Department of Health (DOH) employee with permanent or contingent-permanent status as a Health Program Administrator (G18); OR current NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent, competitive service in a title eligible to transfer under Section 52.6, Section 70.1, or Section 70.4 of the Civil Service Law to a Health Program Administrator (G18), Health Program Administrator Trainee 1 (NS), or Health Program Administrator Trainee 2 (NS). For more information on the types of transfers, transfer eligibility criteria, and the current transfer determinations for your title, visit the following: website.https://careermobilityoffice.cs.ny.gov/cmo/gotit/index.cfm.
Public candidates: Active list candidate on the New York State Department of Civil Service’s Professional Career Opportunities (PCO) eligible list #26-570 with a score of 100 or higher OR qualified 55B/C candidate in possession of a Bachelor’s or higher degree.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience managing budgets/expenditure plans; experience with NYS procurement policies; experience handling DOH and HRI recruitments; supervisory experience; experience coordinating the execution of contracts.
Duties Description The Health Program Administrator (HPA) will provide administrative, fiscal, and programmatic support within the Wadsworth Center's New Scotland Avenue Administration office. The HPA will be responsible for a variety of tasks including but not limited to developing and monitoring expenditure plans and budgets; reviewing complex purchase requisitions for compliance with NYS Finance Law and agency policies and appropriateness within the programs’ budget plans; processing of SFS, credit card, and contractual purchases and monthly credit card reconciliations; facilitate tracking of purchases; facilitate the execution of contractual agreements; perform personnel related tasks including the preparation of waiver requests, position descriptions, tenure and promotion packages; provide oversight, monitor, and provide guidance and technical assistance to program staff and other appropriate related duties as assigned.
Additional Comments This position is located at the David Axelrod Institute and includes Free Parking.
Contingent-permanent, competitive, full-time. Two year traineeship leading to a G18. Transfer candidates may be asked for SSN to verify title history and eligibility.
"Benefits of Working for NYS
Generous benefits package, worth 65% of salary, including:
Holiday & Paid Time Off
• Thirteen (13) paid holidays annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid vacation leave annually
• Up to Five (5) days of paid personal leave annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid sick leave annually for PEF/CSEA
• Up to Eight (8) days of paid sick leave annually for M/C
• Up to three (3) days of professional leave annually to participate in professional development
Health Care Benefits
• Eligible employees and dependents can pick from a variety of affordable health insurance programs
• Family dental and vision benefits at no additional cost
• New York State Employees’ Retirement System (ERS) Membership
• NYS Deferred Compensation
• Access to NY 529 and NY ABLE College Savings Programs, as well as U.S. Savings Bonds
• Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
• And many more.. "
For more information on the NYS Department of Health’s Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Plan, please visit: https://health.ny.gov/commissioner/index.htm
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingPlease submit your resume and cover letter, preferably in PDF format, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, with Reference NMH/HPA/34301 included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, NMH/HPA/34301, Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237-0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Failure to include the required information may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes will be accepted until January 30, 2023.