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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 04/02/18

Applications Due05/02/18

Vacancy ID50115

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleChemist Aide (9 seasonal positions) - 12701-12709

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitASU - Administrative Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $12.53 to $12.53 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-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 To Be Determined

Street Address Wadsworth Center-Biggs Laboratory, Albany, New York, David Axelrod Institute, Albany, New York, or Griffin Laboratory, Guilderland, New York

City Albany or Guilderland


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications On or before the date of appointment, candidates must have successfully completed six college credit hours in the natural sciences (chemistry, biology or physics). Three credits MUST be in chemistry. College credits must have been received from a regionally accredited college or university, or one recognized by the New York State Education Department as following acceptable educational practices.

Preferred Qualifications: On or before the date of appointment, preferred candidates will have successfully completed twelve college credits in the natural sciences.

Duties Description Responsibilities vary according to assignment. Positions are located in various Divisions of the Wadsworth Center with public health responsibilities in the areas of infectious disease, genetic disorders and environmental testing. Duties may include sample and reagent preparation, assisting in the collection and analysis of data, operation of laboratory equipment, general laboratory maintenance and special projects.

Additional Comments Seasonal, hourly employment for the summer--approximately three months. Since exposure to potentially hazardous substances may be involved in these positions, candidates who accept appointment may be required to wear personal protective equipment, undergo pre-employment and periodic health evaluations, and receive specific immunizations.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group - PM/CA/12701-12709

Telephone (518)-486-1812

Fax (518)-473-3395

Email Address


Street Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in a PDF format, along with a list of completed courses that total a minimum 6/12 credit hours in the natural sciences to Human Resources Management Group, PM/CA/12701-12709, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237- 0012, or by email to, with a subject line PM/CA/12701-12709 or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Your course listing must include the course names, credit hours and name of college where credits were earned. FAILURE TO INCLUDE THIS LIST AND THE REFERENCE CODE WILL RESULT IN DISAPPROVAL OF YOUR APPLICATION. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

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