Maryland government jobs ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST II in Baltimore City, Maryland




300 West Preston Street Baltimore, MD 21201

Main Purpose of Job

This contractual position assists the IT Director in contract management, procurement operations, and general clerical duties to include but not limited to: photocopying, faxing, mail distribution and filing. This position coordinates and maintains records for staff office space, phones, company credit cards and office keys. This position creates and modifies various documents using Microsoft Office.

This is contractual position that will service at the pleasure of the appointing authority.


Education: Completion of 60 credit hours at an accredited college or university.

Experience: One year of experience in administrative or professional work.


  1. Applicants may substitute experience as defined above for the required education at a rate of one year of experience for 30 credit hours, for up to 60 credit hours of required education.

  2. Candidates may substitute 90 credit hours at an accredited college or university for the required education and experience.

  3. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a non-commissioned officer involving staff work requiring regular use of independent judgment and analysis in applying and interpreting rules and regulations in accordance with agency laws and policies on a year-for-year basis for the required education and experience.


1 year of Microsoft Office Suite experience.

1 year of contract monitoring experience.


Successful candidates will be ranked as Best Qualified, Better Qualified, or Qualified and placed on the employment (eligible) list for at least one year.


The assessment may consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience related to the requirements of the position. It is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all experience and education that is related to this position.


Leave may be granted to a temporary/contractual employee who has worked 120 days in a 12 month period. This leave accrues at a rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked, not to exceed 40 hours per calendar year.

Contractual employees who work for an agency covered under the State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program (the Program), have a current employment contract and work 30 or more hours a week (or on average 130 hours per month) may be eligible for subsidized health benefits coverage for themselves and their dependents. As a contractual employee, you will be responsible for paying 25% of the premiums for your medical and prescription coverage, including any eligible dependents you have enrolled. The State of Maryland will subsidize the remaining 75% of the cost for these benefits. You can also elect to enroll in dental coverage, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, and life insurance, but will be responsible to pay the full premium for these benefits.


If you have any questions about this recruitment, please call 410-767-4850.

Online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If the online application process is not available, you may submit a paper application and supplemental questionnaire (by the closing date) to:

Department of Budget and Management

Recruitment and Examination Division

301 W. Preston Street, Room 608

Baltimore, MD 21201

TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay.

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

People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.

Please make sure that you provide sufficient information on your application to show that you meet the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date. For education obtained outside of the U.S., a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must accompany the application. The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.

Department: DBM Central Collection Unit

Date Opened: 3/13/2018 11:59:00 PM

Filing Deadline: 3/27/2018 11:59:00 PM

Salary: $32,364.00 - $50,818.00/year

Employment Type: Full-Time

HR Analyst: Tina Hoban

Work Location: Baltimore City