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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/23/22

Applications Due10/07/22

Vacancy ID113076

AgencyEnvironmental Conservation, Department of

TitleMinority Business Specialist 1

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $61270 to $77912 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address 625 Broadway

City Albany


Zip Code12233

Minimum Qualifications Six years of experience in the field of contract compliance, human rights, affirmative action, or minority, women-owned, or service-disabled veteran-owned business enterprise, including: planning, developing, implementing, and reviewing programs dealing with minority, women-owned, or service-disabled veteran-owned business enterprise, human rights, affirmative action, minority business program coordination, affirmative action compliance review, or labor relations directly relating to affirmative action; or experience in the development and administration of programs designed to facilitate minority community access to employment or business opportunities in the public or private sector.
Substitution: an associate’s degree in in business, marketing, economics, public administration may substitute for two years of experience. A bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, economics, public administration, or public policy may substitute for four years of the experience. A master’s degree in business, marketing, economics, public administration, or public policy may substitute for one year of experience.

Duties Description Assist in the ongoing implementation of the Department's Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) and l Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Programs. Provide guidance to Department divisions in an effort to increase the agency's utilization of MWBEs on a prime and sub-contracting l basis. Assist Department prime contractors and MWBE companies comply with contract requirements and promote I resolutions to problems encountered in MWBE-EEO Program implementation. Assist contractors and grantees with meeting; good faith efforts, engage MWBE firms, complete requirement documents, and submit reports, waivers and other requests as applicable. Review contract routing packages and spending requests and investigate MWBE availability for procurements utilizing MWBE database systems and other available resources. Promote and encourage use of MWBEs in all applicable areas of procurement. Determine MWBE and EEO compliance status on assigned projects.
Assist in the development of the Department's annual agency goal plan for submission to Empire State Development (ESD) and updates to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Fair Share Goals, as appropriate Participate in the development, analysis and completion of the ESD quarterly reports and EPA annual and final reports. Provide outreach to Department staff, prime contractors, MWBE sub-contractors and control agencies in furtherance of the Department's overall MWBE-EEO Program.

Additional Comments Telecommuting may be available, will be discussed at the interview.

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

Name Sherri Montross

Telephone 518-402-9273

Fax 518-402-9038

Email Address


Street 625 Broadway

10th Floor, Personnel

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12233


Notes on ApplyingPlease email or mail your resume to the above. Be sure to include Posting #22-809 on your resume or it may not be accepted.

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