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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/14/21

Applications Due09/29/21

Vacancy ID91244

AgencyAddiction Services and Supports, Office of

TitleAddictions Program Specialist 3 (Housing)

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade25

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

Salary RangeFrom $81446 to $102661 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation 8:30AM - 4:45PM (Monday-Friday)

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services

1450 Western Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12203

Minimum Qualifications Permanent status as an Addictions Program Specialist 3, G-25 and interested in reassignment; OR reachable for permanent appointment on the current Civil Service eligible list for Addictions Program Specialist 3; or eligible for transfer under Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law (i.e., Addictions Program Specialist 2).

Duties Description Under the general direction of the Director of Housing Services, the incumbent has the overall responsibilities of managing the Housing Bureau and its Housing Associate staff. Specific duties may include, but are not limited to:
• Serve as the head of the Housing Bureau, and act as the designated authority for the Bureau Director in selected areas and when indicated
• Supervise all statewide Housing Bureau staff
• Implement and manage new housing initiatives such as the Empire State Supportive Housing Initiative and OASAS’ Predevelopment grants
• Identify and disseminate best practices related to housing support services
• Coordinate and synchronize Upstate and Downstate supportive housing activities in order to meet Bureau mission and goals
• Identify and assist with the development of new revenue sources to support the expansion of permanent supportive housing throughout the state of New York
• Provide technical assistance, training, and PSH Housing presentations to other OASAS Bureaus.
• Interact independently and collaboratively with other OASAS Bureaus, and systems/organizations at the local, state, and national level as requested by Bureau Director
• Work with Bureau staff on priorities and/or special executive level projects
• Handle special assignments as directed by the Director of the Bureau, including attendance and participation in conferences, committees, internal and external meetings, training, and other tasks as required by the Director
• Other duties as assigned.

Additional Comments Excellent Health Insurance Benefits Including Vision and Dental, NYS Employees Retirement System (Pension), Optional Deferred Compensation, Continuing Education Benefits, Generous Paid Leave Benefits, Compensation for 12 State holidays per year.

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

Name Anneke Horan, Human Resources Specialist 2

Telephone (518) 457-2963

Fax (518) 457-4880

Email Address


Street NYS Office of Addiction Services and Supports

1450 Western Avenue

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12203



**If Current or Previous NYS Employee, please provide your social security number for verification of eligibility.**

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