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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/29/18

Applications Due07/16/18

Vacancy ID54777

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleSenior Attorney – 02810, 02910, 87161 (3 positions)

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary Grade25

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

Salary RangeFrom $81446 to $102661 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 Division of Legal Affairs, Bureau of Health Facility Planning and Development

Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent competitive service as a Senior Attorney (G-25); OR a NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent competitive service in a title at Grade 23 or above with current NYS Bar Admission and eligible for transfer to Senior Attorney under Sections 70.4 or 52.6 of the Civil Service Law. (Candidates requesting consideration for transfer must also be a graduate of an accredited law school with a LLB or JD degree, and may also need to meet additional experiential conditions to qualify for consideration.)
Should be a highly motivated, detail-oriented individual interested in working in an active legal team environment. Must have strong legal skills, be able to work as a member of a team, have demonstrated good decision-making skills, possess excellent oral and written communication skills and should have the ability to manage a varied and demanding caseload and meet regular deadlines.

Duties Description Each position will be assigned to the Bureau of Health Facility Planning and Development of Health’s Division of Legal Affairs. The Senior Attorney will provide counsel primarily to the Department’s Office of Primary Care and Health Systems Management and the Public Health and Health Planning Council. Specific duties include: perform legal review of Certificate of Need (CON) applications for the licensure of heath care facilities; act as liaison with outside counsel on health facility licensure matters; provide legal guidance and support to program staff regarding legal issues associated with the licensure of health care facilities; provide legal support in reviewing applications for Accountable Care Organizations; provide legal guidance and support in drafting any rules and regulations associated with the establishment and construction of health care facilities.

Additional Comments Full time, permanent appointment.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, DB/SA/02810-02910-87161

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, preferably in PDF format, to Human Resources Management Group, DB/SA/02810-02910-87161, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by email to, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with Reference DB/SA/02810-02910-87161 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 July 16, 2018.

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