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.

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is committed to effectively delivering essential Public Health services directly and/or through strong and effective Partnerships. The Program Support Branch (PSB) provides a variety of supportive services to CDPH Programs.

We are located in downtown Sacramento in the East End Complex across the street from the beautiful Capitol Park Rose Garden.

Job Description And Duties

This position supports the California Department of Public Health’s (CDPH) mission and strategic plan by ensuring that all procurements comply with required Federal and State statutes and regulations, State Administrative Manual policies, State Contracting Manual, Government Codes, Public Contract Codes, Management Memos, Department of General Services (DGS) accreditation and exemption letters and Departmental policies and procedures. The Staff Services Manager (SSM) I provides Department program staff with expert advice and consultation on complex and sensitive procurement matters. Reviews and/or approves Departmental IT and Non-IT procurements for goods/services.

The incumbent works under the general direction of the Staff Services Manager.

This is a 12 month Limited-Term Full-Time position that may be extended or become Permanent.

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Final Filing Date: 1/25/2023

Position Details

Job Code #: JC-349299

Position #(s): 580-130-4800-901

Working Title: Purchasing Manager

Classification: STAFF SERVICES MANAGER I $6,563.00 – $8,153.00

# of Positions: 1

Work Location: Sacramento County

Job Type: 12 Month Limited Term – 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.