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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 07/13/18

Applications Due07/27/18

Vacancy ID55179

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleAssistant Counsel – 02464

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

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

Salary RangeFrom $0 to $0 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Exempt 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 Professional Medical Conduct (BPMC)

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications Admission to the NYS bar and at least two years of post-bar legal experience.
Strong legal skills and excellent oral communication skills. The preferred candidate must be able to prepare lengthy, complex, detailed and well written legal documents, have demonstrated good decision-making ability, be able to work as a member of a team, and have the ability to handle a high-volume caseload in a deadline-driven environment.

Duties Description Reporting to the Deputy Counsel of BPMC’s Albany office, the candidate will serve as a staff attorney and will be responsible for prosecuting physicians, physician assistants and specialist assistants for professional misconduct. BPMC attorneys also assist the Department’s Office of Professional Medical Conduct with its investigations, as needed; negotiate Consent Agreements, Surrenders and other appropriate case dispositions with opposing counsel or the licensee; and represent the Department at administrative disciplinary hearings and in appeals to the Administrative Review Board. In addition, staff attorneys draft subpoenas for medical and other records; prepare responses for requests to modify or vacate Board orders; and assist in preparing documents, such as affidavits, for litigation brought in state or federal courts.

Additional Comments Exempt class, full-time.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, DB/AC/02464

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/AC/02464, 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/AC/02464 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 27, 2018.

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