Department Information

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.

Health care facilities in California are licensed, regulated, inspected, and/or certified by a number of public and private agencies at the state and federal levels, including the CDPH Center for Health Care Quality (CHCQ) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CHCQ is responsible for ensuring health care facilities comply with state laws and regulations. In addition, CHCQ cooperates with CMS to ensure that facilities accepting Medicare and Medi-Cal (in California, Medicaid is referred to as Medi-Cal) payments meet federal requirements. CHCQ also oversees th e certification of nurse assistants, home health aides, hemodialysis technicians, and the licensing of nursing home administrators.

Job Description And Duties

This position supports the California Department of Public Health’s (CDPH) mission and strategic plan by reviewing and processing the more complex assignments such as: reviewing and processing citations, performing complex licensing activities, entering data into multiple systems, and providing technical assistance to health care providers, patients, and patients’ family members. The Program Technician II (PT II) works within multiple computer programs simultaneously.

The incumbent works under the general supervision of the Supervising Program Technician II.

This position is an office based position, and only a small percentage of teleworking is allowed after probation period.

This is a reposting of JC-323976 to increase candidate pool; previous applicants do not need to reapply and are still for consideration

Final Filing Date: 2/8/2023

Position Details

Job Code #: JC-332228

Position #(s): 580-854-9928-014


Working Title: Surveyor Technician

Classification: PROGRAM TECHNICIAN II $3,373.00 – $4,227.00

# of Positions: 2

Work Location: Santa Clara County

Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Should you have any questions regarding the application process, our Recruitment Team is ready to help you at Apply@cdph.ca.gov or (916) 445-0983.