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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 07/27/22

Applications Due08/12/22

Vacancy ID109396

AgencyMedicaid Inspector General, NYS Office of the

TitleAuditor Trainee 1

Occupational CategoryFinancial, Accounting, Auditing

Salary Grade14

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

Salary RangeFrom $49202 to $62806 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Provisional

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 800 North Pearl Street

City Albany


Zip Code12204

Minimum Qualifications Provisional appointment: Provisional appointment to the Trainee 1 level requires a bachelor’s or higher degree in accounting, auditing, or taxation; or a bachelor’s or higher degree with 24 semester credit hours in accounting, auditing, or taxation courses. Note that courses such as business law, economics, statistics, and most finance courses, although taken as part of an accounting curriculum, cannot be counted toward the 24 semester credit hours. If you do not meet these requirements, you cannot be considered for this position. Candidates appointed provisionally, must take the next Civil Service examination given for the job title, pass it, and be reachable for appointment on the resulting eligible list. If a provisionally appointed employee is either not successful on the examination or passes the examination but is not reachable on the resulting eligible list, the provisionally appointed candidate will not be able to remain in the position. An exam for this title is not currently scheduled.

Duties Description This position will be in the Hardship Analysis Unit and will report to the audit Auditor 2 (Medicaid).

In this unit, an Auditor 1 performs analyses of organizations that apply for relief in the event an OMIG audit may pose a financial hardship to those organizations. This position performs on organization requesting financial relief:
• research of the organization,
• analysis for submitted financial information including audit financial statements and tax returns to determine,
• prepares working papers to document analysis and conclusions.

Additional Comments Preferred Qualifications: Proficiency in the use of Word and Excel; excellent verbal and written communication skills; and strong analytical skills.

Auditor Trainee 1 position starts at $49, 202.

Provisional appointment pending examination.

Free parking is available onsite.

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

Name Sherri Tompkins

Telephone 518-408-0509

Fax 518-408-0395

Email Address


Street 800 North Pearl Street

2nd Floor

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12204


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume and college transcript to Sherri Tompkins, Office of the Medicaid Inspector General, 800 North Pearl Street, Albany, NY 12204, or by email to with a subject line Auditor Trainee 1 - Item 41636 or by fax to (518) 408-0395 no later than August 12, 2022.

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