Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 09/09/21
Applications Due: 09/18/21
Vacancy ID: 91030

Position Information

AgencyCivil Service, Department of

TitleEmployee Insurance Examiner 1

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade11

Bargaining UnitASU - Administrative Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $41953 to $51410 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.50


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes


County Albany

Street Address Swan Street Core 1 Bldg, Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12239

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications Reachable on the Employee Insurance Examiner 1 eligible list OR eligible for a 70.1 transfer OR 55 b/c eligible.

Duties Description The incumbent will be located in the Program Administration Unit (PAU) and will be responsible for the following duties:
Processing transactions in the New York Benefits Eligibility and Accounting System (NYBEAS); assisting Health Benefits Administrators (HBAs) with completing enrollment transactions, and making corrections to enrollment data.
Reviewing and sorting correspondence received from enrollees and agency HBAs and processing correspondence as per the rules and regulations of the New York State Health Insurance Program (NYSHIP).
Handling calls from HBAs, enrollees, or other applicable parties in State agencies or NYSHIP participating employers by providing general and specific NYSHIP program, enrollment and eligibility information.
Explaining and interpreting applicable rules, regulations, policies and/or procedures to HBAs, enrollees, or other applicable parties in State agencies or NYSHIP participating public employers via telephone or through written correspondence.
Reconciling accounts which includes, but is not limited to, processing transactions, sending bills, and resolving discrepancies between the payroll and enrollment systems.

Additional Comments NOTE ON TELECOMMUTING: DCS Employees are required to apply and obtain approval through management to telecommute according to DCS Telecommuting Pilot Program Guidelines.

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

Contact Information

Name Maureen Holland

Telephone 518 473-4295


Email Address


Street Agency Bldg. 1, ESP

City Albnay

State NY

Zip Code 12239


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit a cover letter and resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications. Also include the position title & vacancy ID number for which you are applying.