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Recruitment #22-005476-0007




MDH, PHPA, Center for Cancer Prevention and Control (CCPC), Balitmore, MD

Main Purpose of Job

This position serves as the Cancer Screening Programs Unit Manager for the Center for Cancer Prevention and Control. S/he provides day-to-day operational direction to the Cigarette Restitution Fund Programs Unit (CRFPU), the Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP), and the Colorectal Cancer Control Program (CRCCP). The Cancer Screening Programs Unit Manager directs all technical and programmatic aspects of the three programs, including the development of work plans and budgets, tracking expenditures, planning of resources, and management of assets, including procurements. This position is also responsible for securing and maintaining relationships and partnerships with internal and external stakeholders (e.g., other MDH offices, health systems and payers, local health departments) to advance the mission and goals of the programs. This position will also serve as the Program Director for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-funded programs (BCCP and CRCCP).


Qualified candidates should possess a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and 6 years of professional experience in health or human services, with 3 years at the managerial or supervisory level. Qualified candidates must also possess at least 3 years of program management experience in health services, preferably in the area of cancer prevention and control.


Preferred candidates will possess:
  • Experience managing federal grants and budgets;
  • Proficiency in monitoring contracts and grants; and,
  • Experience building and maintaining partnerships with healthcare stakeholders.


This is a Management Service position and serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority.  A resume must accompany your application.

Applicants who meet the minimum (and selective) qualifications will be included in further evaluation. The evaluation may be a rating of your application based on your education, training and experience as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all related education, experience, dates and hours of work. Clearly indicate your college degree and major on your application, if applicable. For education obtained outside the U.S., any job offer will be contingent on the candidate providing an evaluation for equivalency by a foreign credential evaluation service prior to starting employment (and may be requested prior to interview). 

Complete applications must be submitted by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be added. 

Incorrect application forms will not be accepted.

Candidates may remain on the certified eligible list for a period of at least one year. The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.



Online applications are highly recommended. However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application (and supplemental questionnaire) may be submitted to MDH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. Paper application materials must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted.

If additional information is required, the preferred method is to upload.  If you are unable to upload, please fax the requested information to 410-333-5689. Only additional materials that are required will be accepted for this recruitment. All additional information must be received by the closing date and time.

For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact the MDH Recruitment and Selection Division at 410-767-1251.

If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division at 410-767-4850 or

Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: 410-767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258.

We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.

People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruitment, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.

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