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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/05/22

Applications Due07/30/22

Vacancy ID104328

AgencyThruway Authority

TitleService Area Mechanic (SAM)or SAM Trainee 1

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade12

Bargaining UnitNone listed

Salary RangeFrom $20 to $28.67 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40

Workday

From 6 AM

To 2:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Ulster

Street Address Ulster Service Area

PO Box 284

City Ruby

StateNY

Zip Code12475

Minimum Qualifications Journey-level SAM (Equivalent to grade 12): Possession of a valid New York State Class D Driver License or an equivalent license issued by another state. (Candidates must obtain a CDL-B License with no air brake restriction within the probationary period); four years of experience in the facilities maintenance, mechanical and/or electrical trades, such as HVAC, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, etc. (or some combination of same); possession of the appropriate Department of Environmental Conservation Wastewater Treatment Certificate for the plant at which the candidate will be working.
SAM Trainee 1 (Equivalent to Grade 10): Possession of a valid New York State Class D Driver License or an equivalent license issued by another state (candidates must obtain a CDL-B License with no air brake restriction within 12 months of the appointment date); possession of a High School Diploma or GED; and three years of experience in the facilities maintenance, mechanical and/or electrical trades, such as HVAC, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, etc. (or some combination of same). Candidates must obtain the appropriate Department of Environmental Conservation Wastewater Treatment Certificate for the plant at which the candidate will be working during the probationary period in order to be advanced to the journey-level SAM. Failure to obtain the appropriate certificate will result in probationary termination.

Duties Description Responsible for the maintenance and operation of all buildings and Authority owned equipment at an assigned service area complex.

Additional Comments Rotating seven day work schedule. SAM Trainees start at $18.32 per hour; If appointed at journey-level, the salary begins at hiring rate of $20.00 per hour to $28.24 per hour for 2021. Salary increases upon successful completion for each year until job rate has been met.

This position belongs to the Teamsters Bargaining Unit starting salary is non negotiable.

New York State Human Rights Law prohibits discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, sex, disability, marital status, gender identity, prior arrests, prior conviction records, predisposing genetic characteristics or domestic violence victim status.

The New York State Thruway Authority provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Office of Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Development at accommodations@thruway.ny.gov or call (518)471-4321.



**EXCELLENT BENEFIT PACKAGE including:
Paid vacation, personal, & sick leave with sick incentive pay, twelve paid holidays with additional four paid floating holidays. Paid jury duty & military leave, competitive health, prescription, dental & vision insurance. Excellent Retirement plan, & optional Deferred Compensation plan & Flexible Spending Account.

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

Name Gina Brady

Telephone

Fax

Email Address CanvassReplyAlb@thruway.ny.gov

Address

Street Albany Division Administrative Office

200 Southern Blvd, Building 1

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12209

 

Notes on ApplyingIf interested in the position and would like to be considered for an interview please include your resume with response to the contact information above. Please add job title you are applying to in the subject line.

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