DHSES Program Administrator 2 - Grade 23

Positions in this title can be hired through NY HELPS

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This title exists in Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Div of and has approximately 18 positions.

*The number of positions is approximate and represents the number of positions established (both filled and vacant); it is not an indication or reference to position type or duration, or intent to be filled.

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Salary Information for DHSES Program Administrator Tr 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
DHSES Program Administrator Tr 1 13 $49,363 $63,169
DHSES Program Administrator Tr 2 14 $52,198 $66,634
DHSES Program Administrator 1 18 $65,001 $82,656
DHSES Program Administrator 2 23 $84,156 $106,454
DHSES Program Administrator 3 25 $93,530 $117,875
DHSES Program Manager 29 $114,976 $140,815

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Job Duties

As a DHSES Program Administrator 2, you would serve as primary contact for a unit within a disaster recovery section. You would discuss and identify disaster relief and resource needs with state, regional, local and not-for-profit organizations; document recovery resources and program information with established local Long Term Recovery Groups and forms new groups in post-disaster impact areas, and monitor multiple grants, projects, financial information, reconciliations, and proposes improvements to grant administration activities. You would conduct briefings and deploy staff to support the State Emergency Operations Center or field offices during emergency or disaster activations and ongoing events. You would supervise unit activities and prepare work plans and key deliverables, coordinate staff responsibilities and staff training; develop and deliver training courses for staff and stakeholders throughout the state; direct supervision of staff involved with the delivery and administration of recovery programs; review and update staff on federal and state regulations, policies, and guidance related to various disaster assistance programs; and perform the full range of supervisory duties including interviews and recommendations for the hiring and redeployment of staff.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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26-963 38-941

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Mobility Options

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