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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/20/18

Applications Due12/16/18

Vacancy ID61694

AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleSenior Physical Therapist - Broome

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $56604 to $71980 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 50%

Workweek Mon-Fri

"Other" Explanation Nights, 10 hour shift, week 1 pass F/M/Tu, week 2 pass S/S/M

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Broome

Street Address State Operations - Physical Therapy Department

249 Glenwood Road

City Binghamton


Zip Code13905

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be:
1. Permanent service as a Sr. Physical Therapist OR;
2. Eligible to 70.1 transfer to a Sr. Physical Therapist title, OR;
3. Reachable on the current Civil Service List for Sr. Physical Therapist, OR:
4. You must be licensed and currently registered to practice Physical Therapy in New York State AND have one year of post licensure physical therapy experience.

This Senior Physical Therapist plans, carries out, and supervises physical therapy as a member of an interdisciplinary treatment team and as a clinical supervisor: participates in program planning; evaluates the physical and neurological status of Individuals and plans individual treatment programs; plans and supervises the instruction of staff; and reviews and inspects the work of subordinates; administers the more difficult and critical procedures; performs and interprets results of tests and measurements of the individuals condition for use in preparing the treatment plan, modifying treatment and evaluating results of treatment; performs special tests to determine existence of conditions; personally plans and administers physical therapy for individuals who have severe or acute physical disabilities, such as fractures, amputations, hemiplegia, peripheral nerve injuries, or other forms of paralysis.

• Functions in the role of a Senior Physical Therapist, and as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team.
• Other duties as assigned.

Additional Comments Please note:
• All OPWDD employees must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Continued employment will depend on maintaining eligibility.
• Employees on long term leave can bid on positions but must be able to report to work within fourteen (14) days and be able to perform the essential functions of their positions with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes that he or she needs a reasonable accommodation, they should contact the NYS OPWDD Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Central Office at (518) 402-7644 or Email at to obtain information and RA forms.
• OPWDD participates in Federal Loan Forgiveness Programs. For more information go to:

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

Name Broome DDSOO Human Resources Office

Telephone 607-770-0241

Fax 607-770-0528

Email Address


Street 249 Glenwood Rd

City Binghamton

State NY

Zip Code 13905


Notes on ApplyingSubmit Response to Posting form, cover letter, and résumé by December 16, 2018 to:

Broome DDSOO Human Resources Office
249 Glenwood Road
Binghamton, NY 13905
Fax: 607-770-0528

Please reference EOA #181216A in all correspondence.

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