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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/06/23

Applications Due12/20/23

Vacancy ID145519

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleHearing Officer- Multiple Openings

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary Grade25

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

Salary RangeFrom $90806 to $114444 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address Division of Legal Affairs / Office of Marketplace Counsel

14 Corporate Woods Boulevard

City Albany


Zip Code12211

Minimum Qualifications Current DOH employee with permanent or contingent-permanent status as a Hearing Officer, G-25; OR current NYS employee with permanent or contingent-permanent service who is eligible to transfer into a Hearing Officer and eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 or Section 70.4 of the Civil Service Law.

Preferred Qualifications:

The preferred candidate will have experience working as counsel for public health insurance programs and/or with a legal services organization specializing in health law, in addition to experience in administrative law hearings.

Duties Description Reporting to a Supervising Hearing Officer, the incumbent will work closely with appeals staff to ensure that individuals, employers, employees and health plans receive prompt response to complaints and appeals. As an appeals adjudicator for the NY State of Health (Marketplace), the incumbent of this position will be responsible for conducting hearings arising from appeals of eligibility determinations regarding eligibility for health insurance and financial assistance as well as conducting legal research and drafting decisions resulting from those hearings. Incumbent will also be responsible for other projects as assigned.

Additional Comments Hearing Officer Salary Range $90,806-$114,444. Promotion salaries are calculated by the Office of the State Comptroller in accordance with Civil Service rules and negotiated union contracts. The exact salary will be noted on your paystub.

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Name Human Resources Management Group, JGL/HO/Multi

Telephone 5184861812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street Empire State Plaza

HRMG, Corning Tower, Room 2217

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit your resume and cover letter, preferably in PDF format, by email to, with Reference JGL/HO/Multi included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, JGL/HO/Multi, Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237-0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Failure to include the required information may result in your resume not being considered for this position.

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