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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/12/18

Applications Due09/27/18

Vacancy ID58880

AgencyHomeland Security and Emergency Services, Division of

TitleFire Protection Specialist 2

Occupational CategoryEnforcement or Protective Services

Salary Grade23

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

Salary RangeFrom $73284 to $92693 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 50%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Schuyler

Street Address OFPC Fire Academy, 600 College Avenue

City Montour Falls


Zip Code14865

Minimum Qualifications Current Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services employee with permanent, contingent-permanent or 55b/c service as a Fire Protection Specialist 2 and interested in reassignment; OR current New York State employee with one year or more of permanent, contingent-permanent or 55b/c service as a Fire Protection Specialist 2.

Employees reachable on the Fire Protection Specialist 2 Civil Service eligible list have been canvassed and should not respond to this posting. This vacancy posting is for the purposes of notifying individuals about a transfer opportunity.

Duties Description Provide direct supervision of Fire Protection Specialist 1’s. Coordinate and oversee training programs, fire inspections, investigations and/or technical rescue services. Provide consultation and expert technical assistance in a variety of fire and emergency services related areas. Typical duties include, but are not limited to:
• Review curricula, lesson plans and instructional materials for content, relevance and accuracy.
• Oversee, or provide instruction on fire prevention, protection, investigation and technical/special services training courses.
• Assist state agencies and other entities in the development and implementation of fire safety policy and program development for facilities under their operation.
• Recommend new training programs and assist in program development.
• Set-up and maintain work schedules for Fire Protection Specialist 1’s, including teaching and inspection assignments.
• Perform technical assistance and emergency response activities.
• Perform supervisory functions to ensure proper staffing levels and finances are available to support programs.
• Provide coordination, organization and management of the criteria found in legislation specific to GML 205cc.

NOTE: Support of operations during times of emergency and disaster from State Emergency Operations Center (EOC), state field offices and/or local deployments may be required, which would result in a change and/or increase in working hours, locations and/or duties.

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

Name Human Resources/MH/31972

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

31st Floor Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit cover letter along with a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics and indicate the Vacancy ID number for which you are applying.

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