Emergency Response State Planning Coordinator | HEALTH PROGRAM SPECIALIST II
California Department of Public Health
Location: Sacramento, California
Salary: $6,658.00 - $8,334.00 monthly
Internal Number: JC-321199
This position is pending HRD approval
This position supports the California Department of Public Health’s (CDPH) mission and strategic plan by enhancing preparedness and response for emerging public health threats through serving as the emergency response communication and coordination hub; providing leadership and vision through planning and guidance; effective management and oversight of emergency preparedness funds; and providing good customer service.
The Health Program Specialist II (HPS II) works under the general direction of the Section Chief of the Planning, Preparedness, and Coordination Section within the Planning, Recovery, Evaluation Branch of the Emergency Preparedness Office (EPO). The incumbent will perform a critical function as a highly skilled, technical program consultant and Subject Matter Expert responsible for the overall planning and coordination of the state and local planning units to ensure all plans are being updated seamlessly and in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The HPS II acts as the project lead and is responsible for implementing all operational aspects of the California preparedness and recovery plans locally and statewide. This position works closely with the Exercise Unit within EPO to incorporate state and local emergency response efforts.
This is a 12-month Limited term/Full-time position that may be extended or become Permanent.
This is a reposting of JC-305584, you do not need to reapply, your application is being considered.
The required hours for this position are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This position requires the employee to enter health care facilities to provide services or work as part of the duties. The selected candidate is mandated by CDPH to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus as defined by the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Proof of vaccination status will be required as a condition of employment unless an exception is granted.
Resume is required and must be included.
You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.
At the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), equity, diversity, and inclusion are at the core of our mission to advance the health and well-being of California’s diverse people and communities. We are genuinely and strongly committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness where we can grow and learn together with a diverse team of employees. In recruiting for team members, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring to us and the work we do.
The Human Resources Division (HRD) partners with CDPH’s programs and management to provide guidance and consultative services on HR matters that are necessary for the Department to carry out its mission to deliver quality public health services.