Developmental Disabilities Division Projects Coordinator

Nov 23 2022
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Developmental Disabilities Division

Island of Oahu


Developmental Disabilities Division Projects Coordinator

$75,000 - $90,000 yearly, salary commensurate w/ training and experience


Exempt, non-civil service appointment. The purpose of this position is to develop and provide ongoing project management and management of the operational functions of the Division’s case management information technology system and analytics suite of solutions called INSPIRE. The position manages and oversees large, long range, or multiple complex projects associated with developing and implementing INSPIRE and associated system for the Division.



Minimum Qualification(s)


EDUCATION:  Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university in IT, Management Information Systems (MIS), or a related field.  (A non-technical Bachelor’s degree with four (4) years of relevant IT program/project management experience may substitute for the Bachelor’s degree in IT, MIS, or a related field).


Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in IT, MIS, or Business Administration is preferred. Three (3) or more years of IT or management consulting experience is preferred and may substitute for a master’s degree. Understanding of how state government is organized and operates.


GENERAL EXPERIENCE:  Six (6) or more years of experience in IT program/project management and implementation working on multi-year, large-scale projects.


LICENSE:  Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is preferred. A valid license to drive a vehicle in the State of Hawaii is preferred, or the ability to utilize alternative methods of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions.


Who May Apply


LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK REQUIREMENT:  The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.

How to Apply


Submit cover letter, completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment with original signature, three (3) references, salary requirement and detailed resume to:


Developmental Disabilities Division

Human Resources Section

2201 Waimano Home Road, Hale B                   

Pearl City, Hawaii 96782


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met for position #117762.


Application packet at:​nt/job-opportunities/


Other Information


For additional information, please contact Deanne Watanabe at [email protected]


This position is exempt from civil service. Therefore, if you are appointed to the position, your employment will be considered to be “at will.”


As a condition of employment with the State of Hawai’i, all new hires must comply with the COVID-19 vaccination requirement.  The COVID-19 vaccination policy can be found at the top of the DOH Internet/Job Opportunities page:​opportunities/


An Equal Opportunity Employer