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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/27/23

Applications Due12/07/23

Vacancy ID144818

AgencyWorkers' Compensation Board

TitleSecurity Officer, WCB Item #3996

Occupational CategoryEnforcement or Protective Services

Salary Grade08

Bargaining UnitSSU - Security Services Unit (NYSCOPBA)

Salary RangeFrom $42609 to $52233 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 7 AM

To 7 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Nassau

Street Address Office of Financial Services, Office of Security

400 Oak Street Suite 103

City Garden City

StateNY

Zip Code11530

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be reachable on the appropriate Civil Service eligible list.

OR

Transfer Qualifications:
Candidates must have permanently served at least one year in a title designated as appropriate for transfer in accordance with Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law. Transfer eligible titles include but may not be limited to: Security Services Assistant 1.

OR

Candidates must have a New York State Security Guard Registration Number or current Security Guard Photo ID issued by the New York State Department of State AND:

Either 1. six months of post-Security Guard Registration experience as a Security Guard;

Or 2. six months of experience as a police officer or peace officer;

Or 3. six months of active U.S. military service where you performed security duties on a United States military base or vessel and an honorable discharge or under conditions in the NYS Restoration of Honor Act. Security duties on a United States military base or vessel include working as military police or as security personnel performing foot and motorized patrol, control of pedestrian and vehicular traffic, flight line security, and crime prevention/physical security.

Individuals certified eligible for the 55b/c program under the Governor’s Program to Hire Persons/Veterans with Disabilities pursuant to Section 55b/c of the Civil Service Law will also be considered. To be considered, you must meet the minimum qualifications and provide a copy of your letter of eligibility with your response.


Duties Description Duties of this position include but are not limited to:
• Opening and closing of the building
• Protecting occupants of buildings or offices from outside annoyances and interference by unauthorized persons
• Monitoring and maintaining security systems
• Conducting scheduled rounds to control access to buildings and restricted areas
• Preventing trespassing, loitering, theft and property damage
• Appearing as a witness against person(s) arrested
• Providing assistance to clients by directing them to appropriate locations
• Observing all parts of an assigned office
• Interviewing witnesses to incidents and taking written statements and preparing reports involving incidents or accidents
• Appointees may be required to cover special security hearings and work various shifts and unscheduled overtime when necessary
• Some travel required

Additional Comments The Workers’ Compensation Board (Board) is an equal opportunity employer. The Board does not discriminate based upon age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, military or veteran status, sex, disability (including pregnancy-related conditions), predisposing genetic characteristics, familial status, marital status, status as a victim of domestic violence, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. The Board is dedicated to eliminating injustices and ensuring diversity in our workforce so we can better serve our staff and create a space where all feel safe to be themselves. To help meet those goals, we encourage applicants from marginalized communities to apply. We are looking for candidates who are committed to working in and contributing to an environment that fosters a sense of belonging, as well as inclusion, and celebrates people of all backgrounds, identities, experiences, and perspectives.

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

Name Recruitment Unit

Telephone

Fax 518-486-6364

Email Address HRM@WCB.NY.GOV

Address

Street Human Resources Management

328 State Street

City Schenectady

State NY

Zip Code 12305

 

Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume which lists your actual Civil Service title, salary grade and specific verifiable information as to how you meet the minimum qualifications to be eligible to apply for this position. Please submit your application to HRM@WCB.ny.gov (email applications are preferred). It is important that you reference WCB Item# 3996 in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application. (Please do not reference the Vacancy ID No. when responding)

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