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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/26/18

Applications Due11/22/18

Vacancy ID61013

AgencyChildren & Family Services, Office of

TitleChildren and Family Services Specialist 2

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

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 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Onondaga

Street Address Syracuse Regional Office - Division of Child Care Services

The Atrium, 100 S. Salina Street, Suite 350

City Syracuse


Zip Code13202

Minimum Qualifications One year of permanent competitive service as a Children and Family Services Specialist 2 OR
Eligible for a 70.1 Transfer.

Duties Description Supervise a unit of up to eight CFSS 1s and one Fire and Safety Representative in the Division’s Syracuse Regional Office. This individual will also work with Regional Office Support Unit staff and Legal staff on the coordination of enforcement actions; oversee complaint investigations; assist the Regional Office licensing staff in regulatory and statutory interpretation; provide ongoing technical assistance to the child care provider community and the public at large; oversee family day care and school age registration contracts and handle special tasks for these contracts. Additional duties include, preparing reports and statistical data requests related to licensing and registration as needed; participating in special projects, assignments, and work groups as requested by senior staff; and, providing overall general support of the regional operations.

The Children and Family Services Specialist 2 is responsible for understanding and conveying all applicable statutes, regulations, and policy directives to subordinate staff. This position is also responsible for representing the Regional Office at various meetings, trainings and on committees and would also be expected to provide office coverage in the absence of the Regional Manager.

Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.

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

Name New York State Office of Children and Family Services

Telephone 518-473-7936

Fax 518-473-6122

Email Address


Street Bureau of Personnel, EOA #18-783 RAD

52 Washington Street, 231 North

City Rensselaer

State NY

Zip Code 12144


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter giving the Title, Location, and EOA Number of the position being applied for. Please provide your email address and your work, home and cell phone numbers. In order to qualify you for the position when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by OCFS Personnel for your social security number to confirm your employment history.

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