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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/04/18

Applications Due12/18/18

Vacancy ID62117

AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleDevelopmental Assistant 1/Trainee (3 positions)

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade11

Bargaining UnitISU - Institutional Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $40324 to $52039 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40


From 2 PM

To 10 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Kings

Street Address 367 Hawthorne Street, Brooklyn, NY; 9502 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11209 AND

2230 64th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11204

City Brooklyn


Zip Code11225

Minimum Qualifications TRANSFER OPPORTUNITIES:
• Candidate must currently be a Developmental Assistant 1, SG-12,
• eligible for a 70.1 transfer.


• Candidate must currently be reachable on the Civil Service List.


• For qualified employees of New York State on or before the date of the examination, candidate must be a qualified employee of the New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities and have had 12 months of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as a Direct Support Assistant Or Direct Support Assistant/IRM – SG 9; Licensed Practical nurse SG 10 or 11.


Developmental Assistants perform and supervise staff in the performance of a wide variety of functions and tasks in support of persons with developmental disabilities.

• The incumbent will assume management, administrative and program responsibilities under the guidance of the Treatment Team Leader and Developmental Assistant 2 and Developmental Assistant 3, including OT management, staffing assignments, environmental issues, monitoring of time and attendance and overall individual care.

Please note: The incumbent must have a valid N.Y.S. driver’s license and must be AMAP, SCIP, CPR, and First Aid certified. All staff must have updated certifications and trainings before applying for a posting. Certification obtained from an outside agency will not be accepted.

Additional Comments Please note:
• For CSEA positions: Local Bidding Agreements will be honored.
• Preference will be given to OPWDD employees impacted by closures. If you are being impacted by closure, please indicate this on your resume/cover letter.
• 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.

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

Name Brooklyn DDSO Human Resources Office

Telephone 718-642-6310

Fax 718-642-5290

Email Address


Street Brooklyn DDSO

888 Fountain Avenue

City Brooklyn

State NY

Zip Code 11239


Notes on ApplyingPLEASE INCLUDE THE LOCATION YOU ARE APPLYING FOR ON YOUR RESUME AND/OR COVER LETTER along with EOA# 18-43 when submitting to the above email or address.

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