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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/06/18

Applications Due09/21/18

Vacancy ID58702

AgencyThruway Authority

TitleStudent Assistant

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitNone listed

Salary RangeFrom $10.75 to $10.75 Hourly

Employment Type Part-Time

Part-time Percent 40%

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 15


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 200 Southern Boulevard

P.O. Box 189

City Albany


Zip Code12209

Minimum Qualifications Candidate must be a matriculated undergraduate college student. Enrollment in a science-based curriculum is preferred. Additional preferred qualifications:
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Experience collaborating with cross-functioning teams
• Demonstrated ability to manage projects to on-time completion
• Ability to take initiative and set priorities to accomplish goals
• Motivated, creative, organized, and detail-oriented
• Able to communicate using various platforms
• Proficient in MS Office skills, database use, and internet searches.

Duties Description As a Student Assistant in the Bureau of Labor Relations and Employee Safety, duties will include:
• Researching and compiling safety data sheets (SDS) for chemical products from the Thruway’s Chemical Inventory List
• Coordinating and assembling the required SDSs in our online chemical inventory database
• Contacting vendors to request SDSs when needed
• Develop training/communication materials for satellite sites to comply with their SDS recordkeeping requirements
• Using various software tools including Microsoft Office and graphics software
• Providing office support and related duties as assigned

Additional Comments Position will be 15 hours per week scheduled within regular office hours. Actual work hours will be determined based on management needs and student's class schedule. Hours are anticipated to increase to 37.5 hours per week in summer.

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

Name Teri Jarvis

Telephone (518) 436-2727

Fax (518) 471-5076

Email Address


Street 200 Southern Boulevard

PO Box 189

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12209


Notes on ApplyingPlease forward resume, preferably in pdf, using preceding contact information.

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