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State of Montana Administrative Officer - Southwest MT Veterans Home in Butte, Montana

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) has a career opportunity within the Southwest Montana Veterans Home in Butte, MT. Our mission at DPHHS is to improve and protect the health, well-being, and self-reliance of all Montanans throughout every stage of their life. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to perform meaningful work in public service to our state and its residents. Whether you are joining the workforce or have several years of experience, DPHHS has the opportunity for you! The Southwest Montana Veterans Home provides nursing and long-term care for veterans in the state of Montana. There is a state service contract for the day-to-day operations and staffing of the facility. The Administrative Officer position provides leadership and direction for the facility, including oversight and supervision of the contracted nursing home administrator, contract compliance, clinical, quality, strategic planning, fiscal oversight, business and support services, and maintenance and security. The position will be an advocate for the veterans and/or their spouses and is responsible for ensuring compliance of the contractor for all provisions of the DPHHS service contract and the successful operation of nursing home. /This position may be eligible for partial telework within the state of Montana. Specific conditions will be provided by the supervisor and must adhere to state policy./ What we can offer you The State of Montana's comprehensive benefits package includes healthcare coverage, retirement plans, paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays, work/life balance, and eligibility to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. Visit the Health Care and Benefits Division for more information at In addition to employee benefits, there are a wide range of advancement opportunities within the largest state agency in Montana. What you can offer us * Knowledge of healthcare administration, including federal and state regulations * Knowledge of contract administration, quality control practices, and public relations * Ability to direct and coordinate the financial budget activities to fund operations and increase efficiency * Ability to manage multiple and competing high-profile sensitive or controversial issues * Knowledge of veterans benefits and veterans service organization * Knowledge pf Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) requirements for reimbursement * Knowledge of nursing home services and administration * Knowledge of Medicaid/Medicare licensing requirements and inspection criteria * Ability to confront policy, regulation violations with contractors, employees, volunteers, and residents * /Meet minimum qualifications:/ o /Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Human Services, Business, or another healthcare related field. A Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration or related field is preferred./ o /Eight years of professional/clinical experience in hospital or facility administration/ o /Three years of experience directly managing professional staff or equivalent leadership experience./ o /Current Montana Nursing Home Administrator License is preferred/ o /Other combinations of education and experience may be considered on a case-by-case basis/ For a copy of the full job description or if you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or hiring process, contact Human Resources. How to Apply Submit the following required documents with your application on the State of Montana Careers website. When submitting the required documents, you must check the “relevant document” box to ensure your attachments are uploading correctly to the specific application for this position. * Resume * Cover Letter To be considered for any DPHHS position, applicants must complete and submit their application online, and upload any required documents. Successful applicant(s) are required to successfully pass all DPHHS specific background check(s) relevant to each position. DPHHS is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. /This position is open until filled with frequent screening of applicants./ Title: Administrative Officer - Southwest MT Veterans Home Location: Butte Requisition ID: 23140472