[nfb-talk] Job posting for high-level admin position at State Services for the Blind, Minnesota
jennifer.dunnam at earthlink.net
Wed Nov 11 22:24:05 CST 2009
The following is a job posting for the position that serves as "back-up" to
the director of Minnesota's state agency for the blind.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Richard Strong" <Richard.Strong at state.mn.us>
Sent: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 10:46 AM
Subject: Minnesota Blind State Program Administration Manager,
Senior position reposted.
> The State Program Administrator position at Minnesota State Services for
> the Blind has been reopened until Friday November 20. Please post this
> notice on your appropriate Listserv and with interested parties.
> Specific application direction and more about this high-level position
> are at:
> Details are as follows:
> Salary range: $ 30.13-$ 43.35 hourly, $ 62,911-$ 90,515 annually.
> Job Description: Provide office-wide leadership, direction and
> management for four primary functional areas essential to organizational
> survival and excellence at the State Services for the Blind.
> 1) Budgeting and Fiscal Management;
> 2) Policy Development and Deployment, Customer Appeals, support to the
> State Rehabilitation Council for the Blind and its committees;
> 3) Quality Assurance, Needs Assessment, Customer Satisfaction and
> Continuous Improvement; and
> 4) Technology and Information Systems Non-technical functionality, and
> manage website content.
> The position supervises and directs assigned senior staff in carrying
> out responsibilities in these four key areas.
> As a core member of office management team, the incumbent represents
> the office on department, state, regional and national work groups and
> task forces. This position serves as back-up to and is first in charge
> in the absence of the Director of State Services for the Blind.
> Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in psychology,
> rehabilitation, sociology, business administration, special education or
> closely related field; AND
> Three (3) years of supervisory or high level professional experience in
> a vocational rehabilitation setting which includes Vocational
> Rehabilitation Policy Development and Fiscal/Financial Administration
> including budget and grant management. In addition, at least two years
> experience in one of the following areas: Quality Assurance/Continuous
> Improvement; Information and Technology Systems.
> Selection Process: The selection process is a resume-based,
> skill-matching process. Your resume will be entered into a database. The
> software program matches your skills with the skills needed to perform
> the duties of the position. If your skills match the required skills for
> this position, the department may contact you.
> Contact for More Information: Sue Zeches,
> 651/259-7107/sue.zeches at state.mn.us.
> Thank you
> Richard Strong
> Minnesota State Services for the Blind
> 651-649-5475 (voice)
> 888-665-3726 (TTY)
> 651-649-5927 (FAX)
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