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QCEW Program Analyst

Recruitment #22-002711-0005




MD Department of Labor 
Office of Workforce Information and Performance
1100 N. Eutaw Street
Baltimore, MD 21201


To provide skilled technical and statistical support to the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wage (QCEW) Program and to ensure that all QCEW requirements based on our Federal /State Cooperative Agreement are met. This program consist of two (2) parts: one it produces a comprehensive statistical tabulation of employment and wage information for workers covered by the Maryland Unemployment Insurance (UI) law and the employment compensation for federal workers (UCFE) and two, it produces an Annual Refiling Survey which updates the employer database in regards to mailing address, physical location(s) such as where employees work and the employer business activity (ies). The products from the QCEW program provide users with a profile of Maryland economy that it is used by both private and public sectors.

Candidate will use independent judgment, technical training and experience, analyzing, and editing
Quarterly Unemployment Reports sent by employers to the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Tax
Department. Candidate will explain in detail the economic statistical data in response to BLS edits,
questions and any priorities given by BLS Regional Office, National Office and the QCEW Program
supervisor. Candidate will verify reported data, edit and estimate missing data elements. Candidate will
participate in the Annual Refiling Survey (ARS) to obtain the most accurate information from employers
operating their business within the State of Maryland. Candidate will review Annual Refiling Survey (ARS)
forms and update employer’s information as a result of this review.


Experience:   Five years of experience in administrative staff or professional work.


1. Candidates may substitute the possession of a Bachelor's degree from a college or university and one year of experience in administrative staff or professional work for the required experience.

2. Candidates may substitute additional graduate level education at an accredited college or university at the rate of 30 credit hours for each year of the required experience.

3. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer involving staff work that included regular use of independent judgment and analysis in applying and interpreting complex administrative plans, policies, rules or regulations or analysis of operational programs or procedures with recommendations for improvement on a year-for-year basis for the required experience.


- Six (6) months of experience with data collection procedures or information-processing skills.
- Experience with economic and statistical data reporting, editing, and internet skills


Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.


All candidates are subject to a background check against files maintained by the division of Unemployment Insurance (LABOR/DUI) to determine whether any monies are owed to LABOR/DUI as a result of an unemployment insurance overpayment and/or fraud. Any unpaid debt may have an impact on whether or not a candidate is offered employment.


Applicants must provide sufficient information on the application to show they meet the qualifications for this recruitment. RESUMES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE AND NOT CONSIDERED IN THE SELECTION PROCESS. All information concerning the qualifications, including any required documentation (diploma, transcript, certificate, etc.) must be submitted and received by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be considered. Applications that meet minimum and/or selective qualifications will be referred to the hiring unit for interview selection. Units will select those candidates most closely demonstrating the qualifications for interview.



For questions concerning this recruitment, please contact: Brittany Small at Please provide recruitment number 22-002711-0005 in the subject line. The online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If you are unable to apply online, you may mail a paper application to: Maryland Department of Labor, Human Resources Office, Room 1010, 1100 N. Eutaw Street, Baltimore, MD 21201.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of complete the online or paper application. Emailed inquiries should reference recruitment number listed in the announcement. If you are submitting additional information, the preferred method is to upload it with your application. All uploaded additional information must be received by the closing date and time. Please do not submit unsolicited documentation (resumes, cover letters, etc.).

TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay. 

We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply. People with disabilities and bilingual applicants are strongly encouraged to apply. As an equal opportunity employer Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity.

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