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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/01/18

Applications Due06/15/18

Vacancy ID53834

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleAssociate Attorney Health Care Regulation – 21552

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary Grade28

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

Salary RangeFrom $95136 to $116844 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Division of Legal Affairs, Bureau of Administrative Hearings

Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent competitive service as an Associate Attorney Health Care Regulation (SG-28); OR a NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent competitive service in a title at SG-26 or above and eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law. (Candidates requesting consideration for transfer under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law must also be a graduate of an accredited law school with an LLB or JD degree, and may also need to meet additional experiential conditions to qualify for consideration).
The preferred candidate must possess strong legal skills, and be an excellent communicator, negotiator and advocate. The preferred candidate must have demonstrated good decision-making ability, must be able to coordinate and organize a diverse and large caseload, and must be able to present cases at hearings. Experience with administrative proceedings, and/or health law is desired.

Duties Description Prepare for and represent the Department of Health in administrative enforcement hearings, pursuant to Public Health Law, Social Services Law and various provisions of State and Federal Regulations. In these hearings, the Associate Attorney Health Care Regulation must present witness testimony and documentary evidence, argue points of fact and law, and submit post-hearing briefs; negotiate settlements, and work with Program managers and staff to develop investigation and hearing strategies, and standard policies and procedures for citing and enforcing violations; supervise the work of senior attorneys and support staff, and assist with the administrative needs of the Bureau.

Additional Comments Full-time, permanent appointment.
The position involves travel, including overnight travel, throughout the State of New York.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, DB/AAHCR/21552

Telephone (518)486-1812

Fax (518)473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume to Human Resources Management Group, DB/AAHCR/21552, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395, or by email to, with Reference Code DB/AAHCR/21552 included in the subject line. Failure to include the required information in the subject line of your email or fax may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes accepted until June 15, 2018.

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