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Classifications in the Business Professionals category typically perform a variety of duties to serve and support the daily ongoing work of management or programs.  These positions may be in the areas of accounting & budgets, administration, human resources, legal services, public relations or health programs.  Business Professionals interpret, and apply laws & regulations.  Duties may include writing, editing, performing research, analysis, statistical work and plan development of daily ongoing work of management or program.

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Professional Employee

Associate Governmental Program Analyst (AGPA) 

AGPA perform the more responsible, varied, and complex technical analytical staff services assignments.  AGPA's are assigned to work on a broad range of governmental and managerial problems that may be interdisciplinary in nature.  For example, work may be in the following fields: evaluation and planning, systems development, budgeting, planning, management, and personnel analysis, and continually provide consultative services to management.  An AGAP may conduct and/or review analytical studies and surveys, formulate procedures, policies, and program alternatives, make recommendations on a broad spectrum of administrative and program-related problems, and advise management on the impact or potential impact of CDPH programs.

Due to the varied use of this position, working titles are often used to better identify a position's primary role.  An AGPA may serves as a Program Advisor, Contract Monitor, Communication Specialist, Library Services Associate, Licensing Analyst, or Compliance Analyst.

Additional information about this classification including the minimum qualifications may be found on the AGPA Classification Specification.

How To Apply

Step 1: Create or Login to Your CalCareer Account

With a CalCareer account, you can take state civil service examinations, store different versions of your application, apply for vacancies, track your application status and save your resume all in one place.

Step 2: Take Examination/Assessment

Before you can work for the State, you need to take and pass an examination for the job type (classification) that you wish to be considered for employment. The assessment process can take many forms (i.e. self-assessments or written exams) and maybe required to be completed in-person or online. Examination Bulletins list the minimum qualifications and the steps required to apply and/or complete the examination/assessment. If you have current or past state experience, you may have Transfer Eligibility or Reinstatement Rights.

  
  
Locations Title
  
  
  
Management Services Technician $3,054.00-$4,320.00Multiple4PB42Continuous
Program Technician III$3,682.00-$4,613.00Multiple2PB31Continuous
Office Technician (Typing)$3,287.00-$4,114.00Multiple4PB2402Continuous
Office Technician (General)$3,227.00-$4,044.00Multiple4PB2401Continuous
Associate Budget Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Multiple5PB04Continuous
Office Assistant  (General)$2,718.00-$3,740.00Multiple4PB2501Continuous
Senior Personnel Specialist$4,816.00-$6,033.00Sacramento5PB10Continuous
Accounting Technician$3,308.00-$4,145.00Sacramento3PB04Continuous
Business Service Assistant (Specialist)$3,130.00-$4,789.00Multiple0PBEZContinuous
Accounting Administrator I (Specialist)$6,061.00-$7,587.00Multiple6PB01Continuous
Administrative Assistant II$5,383.00-$6,739.00Multiple0PBDFContinuous
Emergency Services Coordinator, Office of Emergency Services$4,953.00-$7,426.00Sacramento7PB30Continuous

​Step 3: Search and Apply for Jobs

Once you have taken the examination or established eligibility for the job type that you wish to be considered for employment, you may be considered for open positions in that job type by applying for job vacancies. Login to your CalCareer account, locate the job posting you wish to apply for and click on “Apply for This Job” and follow the prompts.

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Research Data Supervisor II - Licensing & Certification Data$7,204.00-$8,950.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityPublic Policy & Prevention DivisionSacramentoJC# 31735312/14/20228PB43Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Budget Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Infectious DiseasesCommunicable Disease Control Division OfficeStatewideJC# 34130712/14/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Associate Project Manager$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeOffice of Quality, Performance & AccreditationOffice of Quality, Performance & AccreditationSacramentoJC# 34151212/15/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Contract Manager$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Healthy CommunitiesCA Childhood Lead Poison Prevention Branch - RichmondContra CostaJC# 34165112/15/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Associate Project Manager$5,518.00-$6,907.00Limited Term Full TimeOffice of Quality, Performance & AccreditationOffice of Quality, Performance & AccreditationSacramentoJC# 34175312/23/20229PB04Continuous
Research Data Specialist I - Data Management Specialist$6,061.00-$7,587.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Statistics and InformaticsPublic Health Policy & Research BranchSacramentoJC# 34205512/12/20228PB39Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Program Advisor$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Infectious DiseasesHIV Care BranchSacramentoJC# 34205112/12/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Policy Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Infectious DiseasesCommunicable Disease Control Division OfficeSacramentoJC# 34208912/12/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Contract Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeSacramentoJC# 34215212/12/2022Continuous
Staff Services Manager I - Contracts & Administrative Support Unit Chief$6,563.00-$8,153.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Healthy CommunitiesChronic Disease Control BranchSacramentoJC# 34222812/13/20229PB19Continuous
Graphic Designer II - Graphic Designer$4,879.00-$6,108.00Permanent Full TimeExecutive DivisionOffice of CommunicationsSacramentoJC# 34176912/13/20226PABE-02Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Emergency Procurement Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimePublic Health Emergency PreparednessPublic Health Emergency PreparednessSacramentoJC# 34236612/13/20229PB04Continuous
Supervising Program Technician I - Production Supervisor$3,547.00-$4,437.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Statistics and InformaticsVital Records Issuance & Preservation BranchSacramentoJC# 34237612/13/2022
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Contract Monitor$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Family HealthWomen, Infants & Children DivisionSacramentoJC# 34250112/14/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Records and Forms Management Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeAdministration DivisionProgram Support BranchSacramentoJC# 34236412/14/20229PB04Continuous
Staff Services Manager I - Special Projects and Policy Specialist$6,563.00-$8,153.00Permanent Full TimeAdministration DivisionAdministration Division OfficeSacramentoJC# 34248712/14/20229PB19Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Modernization Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Family HealthWomen, Infants & Children DivisionSacramentoJC# 34259712/21/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Hearing and Appeals Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Family HealthWomen, Infants & Children DivisionSacramentoJC# 34273012/30/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Business Services Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityOffice of Internal OperationsSacramentoJC# 34280512/15/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Administrative and Fiscal Services Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Healthy CommunitiesChronic Disease Control BranchSacramentoJC# 34287012/15/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - eWIC Contract Manager$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Family HealthWomen, Infants & Children DivisionSacramentoJC# 34293112/15/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Licensing and Citation Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Health Care QualityOffice of Internal OperationsSacramentoJC# 34303812/16/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Local Contract Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimePublic Health Emergency PreparednessPublic Health Emergency PreparednessSacramentoJC# 34308712/16/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Program Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Healthy CommunitiesSafe & Active Communities BranchSacramentoJC# 34318212/16/20229PB04Continuous
Staff Services Manager I - Chief, Business Operations Unit B $6,563.00-$8,153.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Healthy CommunitiesSafe & Active Communities BranchSacramentoJC# 34319112/16/20229PB19Continuous
Staff Services Manager I - Chief, Business Implementation and Program Collaboration Unit$6,563.00-$8,153.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Infectious DiseasesHIV Prevention BranchSacramentoJC# 34336512/19/20229PB19Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Client Services Technical Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeCenter for Infectious DiseasesADAP SectionSacramentoJC# 34338412/19/20229PB04Continuous
Associate Governmental Program Analyst - Administration Division Analyst$5,518.00-$6,907.00Permanent Full TimeAdministration DivisionAdministration Division OfficeSacramentoJC# 34341012/19/20229PB04Continuous
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