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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/10/18

Applications Due05/23/18

Vacancy ID53224

AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleBusiness Officer 1

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade661

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $76863 to $97157 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Monroe

Street Address OPWDD Finger Lakes DDSO Business Office

620 Westfall Road

City Rochester


Zip Code14620

Minimum Qualifications Must be in title or on the Civil Service eligible list for this location or be eligible for transfer under Section 70.1 in a designated title determined by the New York State Department of Civil Service.

Provisional Qualifications:
For qualified employees of New York State, you must be a qualified employee of the New York State Office of Mental Health or the New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities and have had one year permanent competitive service as an Assistant Business Officer; OR two years in a position allocated to Grade 23 or higher, which has been determined to be administrative in accordance with Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law.

Duties Description The appointee will provide management, direction and control of business administration, fiscal, and support service activities. The Business Officer will plan, organize, direct and control the principal activities of support departments; oversee the preparation of the facility's annual personal budget requests; oversee the expenditure of and accounting for funds appropriated in the annual budget; prepare and monitor facility contracts with other providers of support or clinical services according to appropriate rules and regulations of the State Comptroller; and assist clinical program supervisors with the evaluation, utilization, leasing and control of program space on and off the facility campus. Additional responsibilities include supervision of business office activities, and preparation and management of contracts of shared service agreements between the facility and outside providers of clinical or support services to ensure that services are delivered efficiently and effectively at the lowest possible cost.

Additional Comments • 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.
• All OPWDD employees must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Continued employment will depend on maintaining eligibility.
• 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 position with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes that he or she needs a reasonable accommodation, they should contact the NYS OPWDD Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Central Office at (518) 402-7644 or email at to obtain information and RA forms.

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

Name OPWDD Region 1 - Finger Lakes Campus

Telephone (585) 461-8800

Fax (585) 461-8935

Email Address


Street OPWDD Finger Lakes DDSO Posting Department - HRMO

620 Westfall Road

City Rochester

State NY

Zip Code 14620


Notes on ApplyingSubmit cover letter and résumé by 5/23/2018 to:
(FLDDSO Employees – Fill out posting application)

OPWDD Region 1 – Finger Lakes Campus
Posting Department - HRMO
620 Westfall Road
Rochester, NY 14620
FAX #: (585) 461-8935

**Please reference EOA #: 18-156 in all correspondence**

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