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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/16/21

Applications Due09/29/21

Vacancy ID91316

AgencyMotor Vehicles, Department of

TitleProject Manager 1

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade23

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

Salary RangeFrom $73284 to $92693 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 6 Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12228

Minimum Qualifications Current New York State employees, with one year of permanent service in a G-21 title eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law, or currently in an G-23 position eligible for transfer.

Duties Description Under the direction of the Project Manager 2, the Project Manager 1 will work on multiple top priority projects for the Project Management Office in the Department of Motor Vehicles. The functions at the Project Manager 1 level will include, but not be limited to tasks and responsibilities such as:

· Manage agency top priority projects of a medium to large scope and possibly assist other project managers with larger projects.

· Support the agency’s contract staff in successful procurements of vendor services or assist in implementing contractual agreements with other governmental or private agencies.

· Work with cross functional teams to develop detailed scope statements and project requirements for complex projects.

· Develop and manage project schedules to coordinate project activities across the agency and to report progress.

· Compile detailed project reports and communication plans to ensure that all stakeholders from executives to front line staff, as well as the public, are informed as needed.

· Identify and evaluate resource alternatives and potential solutions in a way that balances agency need with fiscal and regulatory limitations.

· Identify risks and the impact of risk on the projects they are responsible for, as well as development of possible mitigation plans.

· Design and develop project metrics to manage costs, scope, schedule and quality and overall project effectiveness.

· Authorize changes to project schedules, and communicate these to the appropriate stakeholders once approved.

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

Name Jesse Hession



Email Address


Street 6 Empire State Plaza

Swan Street Building, Project Management Office

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12228


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit a cover letter (referencing the Vacancy ID noted at the top of this posting) indicating how you meet the qualifications for appointment, including your permanent title and current assignment, along with a clear and concise resume to the email address above. Candidates may be asked for their social security number to verify NYS employment history and transfer eligibility.

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