Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 08/09/22
Applications Due: 08/23/22
Vacancy ID: 110231

Position Information

AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleNurse 2 EOA 22-373jh

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade16

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

Salary RangeFrom $74903 to $89882 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Other (see below)

"Other" Explanation Rotating Pass Days which would include working some weekends and holidays. <br />

Hours Per Week 40


From 10 PM

To 8 AM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Erie

Street Address OPWDD Region 1 Western Office

1200 East and West Road

City West Seneca


Zip Code14224

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications Must currently be permanent serving in the title of Nurse 2
Must currently be a Nurse 1 with one year of post-licensure registered nurse clinical experience
Must be a Registered Nurse with one year of post-licensure clinical experience


• Telephone triage, including determining the urgency of situation and directing
individual/employee to appropriate level of care.
• Provide adequate nursing assessment/supervision of direct support professionals
competency regarding specific nursing delegated procedures, including medication administration.
• Provide nursing services for IRAs adjacent to the campus.
• Provide clinical oversight (assessment/treatment) for individuals using respite services adjacent to the campus.
• Communicate with Medical MD on call, Administrator On Duty, staff, team, family, hospital staff for emergent situations.

Additional Comments Shift is 10:00pm—8:00am with occasional 2:00pm-12:00am.

• Please note, the posted Hiring Salary includes the sum of the statutory hiring rate for PS&T Grade 16 ($54,903), along with any special salary treatments in effect for this position in this location, such as a Geographic Differential ($20,000). The posted maximum salary (Job Rate - $69,882) includes the previously mentioned Geographic Differential.

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• Employees on long term leave can bid on positions but must be able to report to work within fourteen (14) days and be able to perform the essential functions of their positions with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes that they need a reasonable accommodation, they should contact the NYS OPWDD Workforce and Talent Management Central Office (518) 473-4785 or Email at to obtain information and RA forms.
• 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.
• In order to be eligible for appointment and to maintain employment, you cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally assisted program). If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of these lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally assisted program), you may be terminated from your employment.
• OPWDD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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

Contact Information

Name JoAnn Hornquist, Human Resources Specialist 1

Telephone 716-608-2543

Fax 716-517-3718

Email Address


Street OPWDD Region 1 Western Office Human Resources Office

1200 East and West Road

City West Seneca

State NY

Zip Code 14224


Notes on ApplyingPlease reference EOA #22-373jh when submitting cover letter and resume. if faxing send to attention JoAnn Hornquist