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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/27/17

Applications Due01/11/18

Vacancy ID46314

AgencyLabor, Department of

TitleSenior Employment Security Clerk - Albany

Occupational CategoryClerical, Secretarial, Office Aide

Salary Grade09

Bargaining UnitASU - Administrative Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $35344 to $43443 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Office of Special Investigations - Albany

W.A. Harriman Campus, State Office Bldg 12

City Albany


Zip Code12240

Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Note: Candidates must be reachable on the current eligible list for this title. If you are on the examination eligible list for the position title in this location, you do not need to respond to this posting unless you are also eligible for appointment by one of the qualifications listed below.

New York State employees with less than one year permanent competitive service as a Sr. Employment Security Clerk may be eligible for reassignment to a different geographic location only if their score is reachable for appointment from the Civil Service list in the new location.

70.1 TRANSFER TO SR. EMPLOYMENT SECURITY CLERK QUALIFICATIONS: New York State employees with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service in an appropriate title allocated to Grade 7 or higher may qualify for transfer pursuant to Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law. Eligible titles include, but are not limited to:

Office Assistant 2, Grade 9
Office Assistant 2 (Spanish Language), Grade 9
Office Assistant 2 Calculations, Grade 9
Office Assistant 2 Calculations (Chinese Language), Grade 9
Office Assistant 2 Customer Service, Grade 9
Office Assistant 2 Customer (Spanish Language), Grade9
Office Assistant 2 Customer Service (Chinese Language), Grade 9
Office Assistant 2 Keyboarding, Grade 9
Office Assistant 2 Keyboarding (Spanish Language), Grade 9
Office Assistant 2 Stores/Mail, Grade 9

SECTION 55-b/c EMPLOYEES QUALIFICATIONS: New York State employees with one year of permanent non-competitive service pursuant to Section 55-b/c of the Civil Service Lay, may be eligible for a new 55-b/c appointment to this position if they meet the technical requirements for transfer pursuant to Civil Service Law 70.1 as stated above.

Duties Description STANDARD DUTIES:

As a Sr. Employment Security Clerk, you would perform general clerical duties associated with Unemployment Insurance (UI) fraud investigations; correspond with claimants and employers via mail and telephone to assist with fraud investigations, and handle all clerical aspects of issuing determinations to claimants.

Additional Comments Accepting 55b/55c Candidates. Please provide a copy of your 55b/55c letter when applying.

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

Name Lisa Behanna

Telephone 518-457-1020

Fax 518-485-9495

Email Address


Street State Office Campus

Building 12, Room 561

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12240


Notes on ApplyingTo be considered for this position, interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word or PDF format to Please include the title, location and vacancy ID #46314 you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail. Failure to do so may result in the delay of processing your application. In order to qualify you for the position, when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by the NYSDOL Personnel Bureau for your social security number to confirm your employment history.

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