Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 09/20/21
Applications Due: 10/05/21
Vacancy ID: 91402

Position Information

AgencyAlcoholic Beverage Control

TitleHearing Officer

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary GradeNS

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

Salary RangeFrom $39.01 to $39.01 Hourly

Employment Type Part-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 17.5


From 12 AM

To 12 AM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County Albany

Street Address 80 South Swan Street

City Albany


Zip Code12210

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications Admission to the New York State Bar and two years of post-Bar legal experience in the trial of issues in courts of records or trials of adversarial proceedings, quasi-judicial in nature, before a government agency.

Duties Description
The incumbents will be responsible for conducting disciplinary hearings on violations of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law and the Rules of the State Liquor Authority as well as 500 Foot Law Hearings to determine if issuance of a license within 500 feet of three or more on premises liquor establishments is in the public interest. Duties may include, but not be limited to the following:
• Administer oaths and affirmations.
• Render fair and impartial ruling and decisions; maintain judicial integrity at all times.
• Rule on objections by attorneys, parties, or their representatives.
• Assist licensees appearing pro se and explaining the relevant issues and rules of procedure.
• Experience with evidentiary rules in administrative proceedings.
• Determine motions.
• Search court cases, legal interpretations and citations which are pertinent to the issue.
• Review post hearing briefs and memoranda of law.
• Assure a complete record of the proceeding including material presented as exhibits.
• Prepare a written report of hearing of proceeding to be presented to the Members of the State Liquor Authority, including determining credibility, summarization of relevant facts and written application of law to the facts and conclusions of law.

Shift Information: These positions are part-time; the schedule will vary based on operational needs.

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

Contact Information

Name Human Resources/BE

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

31st Floor Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit cover letter along with a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics and indicate the Position Title & Vacancy ID number for which you are applying.