Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 08/02/21
Applications Due: 10/01/21
Vacancy ID: 89480

Position Information

AgencyLabor, Department of

TitleLabor Services Representative Trainee 1/2 (Spanish Language) Hourly - Albany

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $20.59 to $20.59 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Albany

Street Address Building 12

1220 Washington Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12240

Job Specifics


Note: You will be required to pass a Civil Service Spanish Language exam to demonstrate proficiency in speaking, writing, and reading Spanish at a level that will ensure your ability to perform the duties of the position.

A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or one recognized by the New York State Education Department as following acceptable education practices.

*If your degree was awarded by an educational institution outside the United States and its territories, you will be required to provide independent verification of equivalency prior an offer of employment. This information can be found at Candidates are responsible for the evaluation fee. If you are applying via Internet, you must mail the independent verification of equivalency to the NYS Department of Civil Service, Albany, New York 12239. Attention: S2-SER.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to initiate and maintain relationships across a diverse set of stakeholders

Duties Description STANDARD DUTIES:

As a Labor Services Representative Trainee 1 Spanish Language, you would be trained, under supervision, to assist customers and provide services to the public in accordance with quality and quantity standards mandated by various laws, rules and Federal regulations. You would learn how to interview and elicit information from customers, examine claims issues and make determinations to resolve complex or unusual problems related to eligibility for Unemployment Insurance benefits.

Additional Comments Work hours to be discussed at the time of interview.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Tina Brownell

Telephone 518-457-1020

Fax Efax:

Email Address


Street NYS Department of Labor

State Office Campus, Building 12, Room 561

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12240


Notes on ApplyingCandidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Department of Labor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Department of Labor is committed to ensuring equal opportunity for persons with disabilities and workplace diversity.

To be considered for this position, interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word or PDF format to Please include the title, location and vacancy ID# 89480 you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail. Failure to do so may result in the delay of processing your application.