Louisiana Department of State Civil Service Program Manager 1-B--DHH in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Program Manager 1-B--DHH

Salary

$3,964.00 - $8,339.00 Monthly

$22.87 - $48.11 Hourly

$3,964.00 - $8,339.00 Monthly

Location

Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge, LA

Job Type

Classified

Department

LDH-Office of Aging & Adult Services

Job Number

OAAS/KDC/6916

Closing

12/6/2016 11:59 PM Central

  • Description

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Supplemental Information

Job #: OAAS/KDC/6916

This position is located within the LA. Department of Health/OAAS/APS/East Baton Rouge Parish.

Position #: 157557

Cost Center: 320-3220

This vacancy is being announced as a Classified position and may be filled as a Promotional or Probational appointment.

No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy.

To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Please note we do not accept Resume's.

Applicants can check the status of their application at any time by selecting the 'Application Status' link after logging into their account. Below are the most common status messages and their meanings.

Application Status Message- What it Means

Application received Your application has been submitted successfully.

Checking for required test score We are making sure you have an active, passing score for the required written test.

Evaluating experience Your application is being reviewed by Human Resources to ensure you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

Eligible for consideration You are among a group of applicants who MAY be selected for the position.

Eligible Pending Supplemental Qualification Review Only candidates meeting the supplemental qualification will be eligible for referral.

Referred to hiring manager for review Your application has been delivered to the hiring manager. You may or may not be called for an interview.

Position filled Someone has been selected for the position.

Position cancelled The agency has decided not to fill the position.

For further information about this vacancy contact:

Kelsi Chaney

Kelsi.Chaney@la.gov

LDH/Human Resources

P.O. Box 4818, Baton Rouge, La 70821

This organization participates in E-Verify and for more information on E-Verify; please contact DHS @ 1-888-464-4218.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

A baccalaureate degree plus four years of professional level experience in administrative services, economics, public health, public relations, social services, health services, or surveying and/or assessing health or social service programs or facilities for compliance with state and federal regulations.

SUBSTITUTIONS:

Six years of full-time work experience in any field may be substituted for the required baccalaureate degree.

Candidates without a baccalaureate degree may combine work experience and college credit to substitute for the baccalaureate degree as follows:

A maximum of 120 semester hours may be combined with experience to substitute for the baccalaureate degree.

30 to 59 semester hours credit will substitute for one year of experience towards the baccalaureate degree.

60 to 89 semester hours credit will substitute for two years of experience towards the baccalaureate degree.

90 to 119 semester hours credit will substitute for three years of experience towards the baccalaureate degree.

120 or more semester hours credit will substitute for four years of experience towards the baccalaureate degree.

College credit earned without obtaining a baccalaureate degree may be substituted for a maximum of four years full-time work experience towards the baccalaureate degree. Candidates with 120 or more semester hours of credit, but without a degree, must also have at least two years of full-time work experience to substitute for the baccalaureate degree.

Graduate training with eighteen semester hours in one or any combination of the following fields will substitute for a maximum of one year of the required experience on the basis of thirty semester hours for one year of experience: public health; public relations; counseling; social work; psychology; rehabilitation services; economics; statistics; experimental/applied statistics; business, public, or health administration.

A Juris Doctorate will substitute for one year of the required experience.

A master's degree in public health; counseling; social work; psychology; rehabilitation services; economics; business, public, or health administration will substitute for one year of the required experience.

Graduate training with less than a Ph.D. will substitute for a maximum of one year of the required experience.

A Ph.D. in public health; counseling; social work; psychology; rehabilitation services; economics; business, public, or health administration will substitute for two years of the required experience.

NOTE:

Graduate training will substitute for a maximum of two years of the required experience.

NOTES:

Health services include all services dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of disease, or the promotion, maintenance and restoration of health for sick or injured individuals.

Examples of public health jobs include sanitarian, public health engineer and public health epidemiologist.

NOTE:

Any college hours or degree must be from a school accredited by one of the following regional accrediting bodies: the Middle States Commission on Higher Education; the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; the Higher Learning Commission; the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities; the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools; and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Job Concepts

Function of Work:

To administer small and less complex statewide health or social service program(s)

Level of Work:

Manager.

Supervision Received:

Broad direction from a higher-level manager/administrator.

Supervision Exercised:

Supervision over lower-level position(s) in accordance with the Civil Service Allocation Criteria Memo.

Location of Work:

Department of Health and Hospitals; Human Services Districts as established; and other social service entities as established by an approved DSCS Allocation Criteria Memorandum.

Job Distinctions:

Differs from Program Monitor--DHH and Program Monitor Supervisor--DHH by the presence of responsibility for managing small and less complex statewide program(s).

Differs from a Program Manager 1-A--DHH by the presence of supervisory responsibility.

Differs from a Program Manager 2--DHH by the absence of responsibility for managing medium size and moderately complex statewide program(s).

Examples of Work

Supervises the coordination of research, analysis and policy management activities related to statewide health or social service program(s).

Develops current and long-range plans, policies and procedures for administering the statewide program(s).

Monitors revenues and expenditures of statewide program budget; formulates budgetary projections.

Prepares and submits grant proposals.

Drafts and finalize contracts and Memorandums of Understanding; monitors/manages budgetary and programmatic aspects of those agreements assuring compliance with requirements/deliverables. Approves contract invoices.

Responds proactively to audit findings, programmatic challenges and issues; coordinates responses and reports to auditors and federal/state governmental entities.

Provides on-going consultation and technical assistance to professional and support staff on programmatic issues.

Serves as liaison for agency on statewide task forces, work groups, councils, and coalitions.

Manages the legislative tracking process during legislative sessions assuring timely analysis of bills and resolutions passed which may impact services. Serves as legislative coordinator.

Revises rules, regulations and procedures to meet changes in law or policy.

Develops and implements training programs for electronic agency policy.