Program Specialist II - Contract

  • San Bernardino, California
  • May 08, 2022
Full Time Project Management Purchasing and Warehouse
  • Salary: $59,883.20 - $82,305.60 Annually USD

Job Description

The Job

**This is a contract position which does not attain status as a regular County employee.**
The County is recruiting for a Program Specialist II who will perform program and/or operational studies as an assistant to the department director or serve as a team leader over program development staff. Program Specialists II also perform administrative and operational program development activities; monitor contract compliance; and analyze, recommend, and develop project plans/policies/procedures and knowledge assets/tools for agency/department programs.

For more detailed information, refer to the Program Specialist II job description.
This is a contract position which does not obtain status as a regular County employee. Contract period is anticipated to be three (3) years.
Travel: Travel throughout the County and State may be required. Employees will be required to make provisions for local transportation; travel throughout the state will be at the provision of the employer. A valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance must be maintained for the individual providing the transportation.

Minimum Requirements

Education: An Associate's degree, or equivalent completed college coursework (defined as completion of 60 semester or 90 quarter units from an institution accredited by the U.S. Department of Education) , in behavioral/social science, business/public/health care administration, liberal arts or education.

Completion of the County of San Bernardino Management Leadership Academy (MLA) program will be accepted toward the required coursework on the basis of four (4) quarter units of credit per MLA track completed. A list of completed college coursework or legible copies of transcripts MUST be submitted with the application if the applicant does not indicate possession of an Associate's degree, or higher, in one of the qualifying fields listed above.


Experience: Two (2) years of full-time experience equivalent to a Program Specialist I in San Bernardino County with primary responsibility for performing at least three (3) of the following functions at a programmatic or organizational level: 1) research analysis, evaluations, and report and policy/procedure writing; 2) reviewing and interpreting legislation and/or regulations and projecting probable impacts; 3) collecting, organizing, and evaluating data and making recommendations; 4) contract development and compliance; and 5) project management and collaboration with stakeholders to plan, develop, and implement programs.

Desired Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have experience in the following areas: research, project planning and development; program/procedural impacts and analysis; contract development and compliance; technical writing; employee development and training; and working with various computer programs and software applications. The ideal candidate will also have experience leading projects, supervisory, or management experience and Bachelor's degree in a qualifying field of study.

Selection Process

Applications will be reviewed by the hiring authority, and the most highly qualified candidates may be contacted to participate in the interview process.

Complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire as soon as possible, as this recruitment may close at any time once a sufficient number of qualified candidates have applied. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaires.

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EEO/ADA: San Bernardino County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant employer, committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants.

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Job Address

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