Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC) Administrative Specialist

Nov 17 2020
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

State Laboratories Division

Waipahu - Aiea, Oahu


Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases (ELC) Administrative Specialist

$4,242 -$5,178 per month, salary commensurate w/ training and experience


Exempt, non-civil service, full-time, temporary appointment.  The primary purpose of the position is to serve as the immediate support to the Administrative Officer for the Division.  The position assures the Division’s administration capacity and continuity by assisting the Administrative Officer V (AO) with all administrative, fiscal, budget, personnel and contractual requirements of the Division.



Minimum Qualification(s)


EDUCATION:  Graduation from an accredited college or university with a baccalaureate degree preferably in public, personnel, business administration, accounting or related fields.


EXPERIENCE:  One and one-half years of specialized experience – i.e., business administration, public administration, or other responsible professional experience, which required a high degree of analytical skill (e.g., operations management, business analyst, budget/fiscal analyst, etc.) and which involved evaluating and improving elements such as managerial policies, systems, work methods and practices, personnel needs and utilization, and quality of services rendered, of an operating program.


Substitution allowed is a master’s degree in public administration, business administration or management from an accredited college or university may be substituted for one (1) year or the required Specialized Experience.


LICENSE:  Valid driver’s license is preferred.


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


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


Department of Health

State Laboratories Division

2725 Waimano Home Road

Pearl City, HI  96782

Attn:  Marion Wong


Application Packet at:  https://health.hawaii.gov/employme​nt/job-opportunities/


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met.


Other Information


For additional information, you may contact Marion Wong at (808) 453-6667 Monday – Friday, 7:45 am to 4:30 pm (HST).


This position is exempt from civil service and considered temporary in nature.  Therefore, if you are appointed to the position, your employment will be considered to be “at will,” which means that you may be discharged from your employment at the prerogative of your department head or designee at any time.


An Equal Opportunity Employer