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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 03/01/24

Applications Due03/16/24

Vacancy ID152701


AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleReal Estate Specialist 2

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade23

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

Salary RangeFrom $81705 to $103350 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Jefferson

Street Address 317 Washington Street

City Watertown


Zip Code13601

Minimum Qualifications To be considered for permanent appointment, candidates must be reachable on the current Civil Service eligible list or be eligible for reassignment or transfer in accordance with Civil Service Law.

If a viable eligible list does not exist, a provisional appointment may be made in accordance with Civil Service Law. Candidates who accept a provisional appointment must take the next competitive examination and be reachable on the resultant eligible list to be considered for permanent appointment to the position.
In order to qualify, you must be a qualified employee of New York State and have had one year of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as either a Real Estate Specialist 1 or Land Surveyor or Real Property Analyst 1.
Only the titles listed are qualifying.

Duties Description The duties include but are not limited to:

Supervision of subordinate Real Estate Specialists; assign and review work, approve and disapprove time off, and prepare performance evaluations.

• Good written and oral communication skills required.
• Coordinate and oversee consultant contracts.
• Supervise recording and maintenance of existing real estate records.
• Responsible for completing and oversight of complex and unusual functional activities relating to the acquisition of real property: Appraisal, appraisal review, relocation, negotiation, and property management.
• Apply knowledge of real estate acquisition as it relates to the Eminent Domain Procedure Law, Highway Law and the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Act.
• Considerable travel and field work may be required.
• At the time of appointment and continuously thereafter, possession of a valid NYS Drivers’ license is required, or the candidate must otherwise demonstrate the ability to meet the travel requirements of the position.

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

Name April Amo, Acting ASD/HRS1



Email Address


Street 317 Washington Street, 9th Floor

City Watertown

State NY

Zip Code 13601


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and a current resume, titled by last name, with the Notice Number R7-24-11 and last name in the subject line and referenced in the letter of interest no later than 03/16/2024

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