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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/13/21

Applications Due11/30/21

Vacancy ID91154

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleSecurity Officer – 11275, 11406 (2 positions)

Occupational CategoryEnforcement or Protective Services

Salary Grade08

Bargaining UnitSSU - Security Services Unit (NYSCOPBA)

Salary RangeFrom $39982 to $49420 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Provisional

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40


From 7 AM

To 7 AM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? Yes

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Wadsworth Center, Biggs Laboratory, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY AND/OR

David Axelrod Institute, New Scotland Ave, AND/OR Griffin Laboratory, Guilderland, NY

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent, competitive status as a Security Officer (G-8) or a Security Services Assistant 1 (G-6). All candidates must have, and continuously maintain their current Security Guard Photo ID issued by the NYS Department of State in order to accept and maintain employment.

*Provisional: NYS Security Guard Registration Number or current Security Guard Photo ID issued by the NYS Department of State. If appointed to this provisional position you must pass and be immediately reachable from the resulting Civil Service eligible list from this exam holding.

A copy of your Security Guard Photo ID must accompany your resume. Candidates must also possess a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in New York State at the time of appointment and continuously thereafter.

Duties Description The Security Officer will monitor and maintain security systems to control access to buildings and restricted areas; conduct scheduled rounds; inspect building fire and safety equipment; during fire drills, instruct and direct people to routes of egress; prepare and write reports involving incidents or accidents.

Additional Comments Provisional: This position involves shift work, nights, weekends and holidays. Shifts will be assigned by seniority within title according to Article 24.3 of the NYSCOPBA contract. Exposure to potentially hazardous substances may be involved in this position and the candidate will be scheduled for yearly TB testing. Shift work hours (7am -3pm), (3pm-11pm), (11pm-7am) 40 hour work week. Mandatory overtime.

Provisional appointment you would be required to take the NYS Security Guard Exam.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, LK/SO/11275,11406

Telephone 518-476-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street RM 2217, Corning Tower, ESP

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume and cover letter to, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with Reference Code LK/SO/11275,11406 included in the subject line of your email or fax, or by regular mail to Human Resources Management Group, LK/SO/11275,11406, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012. Failure to include the required Reference Code may result in the delay of processing your application. Resumes accepted until November 30, 2021.

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