Minimum Qualifications Transfer Qualifications: Under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law: One year of permanent, competitive service in a title designated as appropriate for transfer under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law. Such titles include: Office Assistant 2, Office Assistant 2 Keyboarding, Office Assistant 2 Stores/Mail.
Duties Description Department Summary:
The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, through its various divisions and programs, promotes New York agriculture and its high-quality and diverse products, fosters agricultural environmental stewardship, and safeguards the State’s food supply, land and livestock to ensure the viability and growth of New York’s agriculture industries.
If you would like to work for a premier agency focused on enhancing the quality of life for the people of New York State by supporting production of agriculture; ensuring safe, nutritious and accessible food supply; providing economic opportunities for farm and rural residents, then the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets is for you.
To learn more about our agency and our mission, please visit https://www.agriculture.ny.gov/
Division of Food Safety and Inspection Summary:
The Division of Food Safety and Inspection provides a vital service to people across the state by working to ensure that New York State’s food and feed supply is safe to consume. From licensing businesses and conducting inspections, to collaborating with local, state, and federal partners on new and innovative approaches to food safety, this work is critical to ensuring that the safety of the food supply is maintained from producer to consumer.
To learn more about the Division of Food Safety and Inspection, please visit https://agriculture.ny.gov/food-safety
The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets is seeking interested candidates for an Office
Assistant 2 (Calculations) in Albany to assist in the operations of the Licensing unit. Duties will include
receiving license applications, reviewing data in the VERSA licensing system, preparing correspondence to
license applicants and processing data changes as received by Field Inspectors.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingCandidates that are eligible and interested in being considered for appointment to this position must complete our online employment application and upload their cover letter, resume, and unofficial transcript(s) to the system. Our online employment application can be found at https://fs30.formsite.com/zMiW7u/rxkb6lyjhs/index.html. The deadline to apply is September 24, 2021.
If you have any questions, please contact Amy Sacco in Human Resources at (518) 457-3216 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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