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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/29/24

Applications Due03/14/24

Vacancy ID152653


AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleDevelopmental Assistant 2

Occupational CategoryClerical, Secretarial, Office Aide

Salary Grade13

Bargaining UnitISU - Institutional Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $50347 to $61330 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation Tuesday-Saturday

Hours Per Week 40


From 7:30 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Kings

Street Address 64th St SOIRA

2230 64th St

City Brooklyn


Zip Code11204

Minimum Qualifications Transfer in title: Current or previous permanent service as a DA2 – Salary GR 13.
At least one year of permanent service in a title eligible for 70.1 transfer pursuant to Civil Service Law
Must be reachable on current Developmental Assistant 2 Civil Service list.

Management reserves the right to select either an eligible respondent to this posting or appoint from the Civil Service List.

Must be current in certification of AMAP, Promote, First Aid, CPR and all SLMS online Trainings.

Duties Description •The candidate filling the position of the Developmental Assistant 2 will work under the guidance of the Developmental Assistant 3 and the Treatment Team Leader in a community setting.
•The candidate will be expected to perform supervision of direct support staff to deliver services to individuals residing in a community setting consistent with their needs and capabilities.
•They will be responsible to schedule and assign staff to meet the needs of the individuals in regards to routine activities, integration into the community, implementation of monitor time and attendance, monitor overtime management, make assignments to maintain the personal items for individuals are secured, work with agency staff to maintain the physical plant in a clean and safe manner, work to reflect individuals choice in their personal spaces, implementing fire safety standards, making requests for personal allowance funds and keeping records for fiscal and survey reviews, track electronic data entries and usage, tracks and schedule staff for trainings, generate reports as applicable, conducts staff meetings and documents performance evaluations, keeps records for internal control systems involving use of agency vehicles, purchases, work orders for repairs, maintain system for PPE securement and internal control standards.
•Participates in team meetings and be willing to undergo job training.



Additional Comments •If you are employed by state government you may be able to receive loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF). The PSLF Program forgives the remaining balance on Direct Loans after 120 qualifying monthly payments have been made under a qualifying repayment plan while working full-time for a qualifying employer. For more information on PSLF, please visit

•Employees on long term leave can bid on positions but must be able to report to work within fourteen (14) days and be able to perform the essential functions of their positions with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes that they need a reasonable accommodation, they should contact the NYS OPWDD Workforce and Talent Management Central Office (518) 473-4785 or Email at to obtain information and RA forms.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

•For CSEA positions: Local Bidding Agreements will be honored.

• Preference will be given to OPWDD employees impacted by closures. If you are being impacted by closure, please indicate this on your resume/cover letter.

•In order to be eligible for appointment and to maintain employment, you cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally assisted program). If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of these lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally assisted program), you may be terminated from your employment.

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

Name Brooklyn DDSO Human Resources Office

Telephone 718-642-6310

Fax 718-264-3344

Email Address


Street Brooklyn DDSO

750 Vandalia Ave

City Brooklyn

State NY

Zip Code 11239


Notes on ApplyingPlease reference the above EOA# 24-20 in all correspondence.

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