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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 03/24/23

Applications Due06/24/23

Vacancy ID127041

AgencyEmpire State Development, NYS

TitleDeputy Director, GO- SEMI Workforce Development

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $100000 to $105000 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 9 AM

To 5:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address 625 Broadway

City Albany


Zip Code12245

Minimum Qualifications Education Level required: Bachelor’s degree, or associate degree with four to eight years of equivalent work experience.

Relevant experience required: 5+ years relevant experience required. 7+ years relevant experience preferred. Experience in semiconductor industry and / or workforce development preferred.

Skills required: Workforce development program development, implementation, and evaluation; partnership building; stakeholder and community engagement; government relations; public policy; basic data analysis; problem solving and critical thinking; public speaking; excellent written and oral communication; strong computer skills.

Duties Description BASIC FUNCTION:
Lead semiconductor industry workforce development coordination across New York State, a key part of the Governor’s Office of Semiconductor Expansion, Management, and Integration (GO-SEMI). Work with key regional and statewide stakeholders on the alignment and development of workforce development programs for the semiconductor industry.

• Build and maintain relationships and partnerships with governmental and quasi-governmental entities, business groups, community-based organizations, training and education providers, and higher education institutions across New York State.
• Plan and facilitate necessary community and stakeholder engagement meetings and events.
• Public speaking and presentations at stakeholder events and public meetings.
• Develop a public promotional campaign on careers in the semiconductor industry that includes paid media and social media in consultation with appropriate ESD Departments.
• Develop a statewide workforce inventory of training and education programs to meet the needs of the semiconductor industry.
• Identify existing training and education programs to expand the capacity of, and those that could be scaled.
• Present written and oral summaries of GO-SEMI activity to executive management, as requested.
• Coordinate with the Office of Strategic Workforce Development on funding and programs when relevant.
• Other duties as assigned.

Additional Comments Position expected to work onsite and/or remote consistent with NYS and ESD guidelines and needs.

Other upstate locations possible.

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

Name Leah Schanke, SPHR - Assistant Vice President, Human Resources

Telephone N/A

Fax N/A

Email Address


Street 633 Third Avenue

City New York

State NY

Zip Code 10017


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