Communications Lead | HEALTH PROGRAM SPECIALIST II
California Department of Public Health
Location: Sacramento, California
Type: Full Time
Salary: $6,658.00 - $8,334.00 monthly
Internal Number: JC-338868
Under the direction of the Research Scientist Supervisor II (RSS II), Chief, Neurodegenerative Diseases Registry, the Health Program Specialist II (HPS II) leads and approves work related to the convening of subject matter experts and organizations for the purpose of providing recommendations to the director of the California Neurodegenerative Disease Registry (CNDR). The HPS II reviews, approves, and contributes to communication instruments to inform stakeholders including data providers, subject matter experts and the public about CNDR programs, methods, outcomes, and reviews and participates in preparing technical content for budget requests and grant applications to assist in registry sustainability. The HPS II oversees and participates in the development of data dissemination policies and the processing and approval of requests for data access.
Required Application Package Documents
The following items are required to be submitted with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:
Current version of the State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at www.CalCareers.ca.gov. All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
Resume is optional. It may be included, but is not required.
You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.
In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate:
Desirable qualifications include:
• Experience working in public health programs designed to control chronic disease
• Experience working with a diverse group of stakeholders
• Strong technical, analytical, and problem-solving skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
• Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team setting
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.