Minimum Qualifications CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES:
Current New York State employee with one year or more of permanent, contingent-permanent, or 55b/c service in a position allocated to a Grade 11 or higher and eligible for transfer under Sections 70.1 or 70.4* of the Civil Service Law.
*70.4 Transfer: Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service at the SG-11 or above AND possession of a bachelor’s degree; AND standing on the Professional Careers Opportunities (PCO) or Public Administration Traineeship Transition (PATT) eligible lists.
PCO Appointment: Individuals with a score of 100 or above on the Professional Career Opportunities (PCO) eligible list are encouraged to apply.
*Successful completion of a two-year traineeship leads to an appointment as a Public Safety Grants Representative, SG-18.
NOTE: This vacancy posting is for the purposes of notifying individuals about transfer opportunities. Employees on the Civil Service eligible list will be considered and should not respond to this posting. If you are on the eligible list and not reachable, you may be eligible for transfer. You are encouraged to access GOT-IT on the Civil Service website (www.cs.ny.gov) to determine transfer eligibility or contact OGS Human Resources for your transfer options.
GENERAL PUBLIC CANDIDATES:
Individuals who are currently 55b/c eligible, who possess a bachelor’s degree or higher are encouraged to apply. If interested in this position and applying using your 55b/c status, please provide a copy of your current 55b/c eligibility letter.
Individuals with a score of 100 or above on the Professional Career Opportunities (PCO) eligible list are encouraged to apply.
Successful completion of two-year traineeship leads to appointment as a Public Safety Grants Representative, SG-18.
Duties Description Job duties include but are not limited to:
• Manage a caseload of domestic terrorism prevention grant contracts.
• Review grant applications and make funding recommendations on the applications.
• Prepare grant contracts from applications and RFPs including project budgets, workplans, and special conditions according to State guidelines.
• Review and monitor expenditures and programs of local and state grantees to ensure compliance with state and federal requirements.
• Assist grantees in administering grant funded programs and prepares programmatic and fiscal reports.
• Conduct on-site and/or desk reviews with grantees.
• Possess the ability to speak comfortably with various group sizes and levels of professionals.
• Possess and maintain of a valid Driver’s License issued by the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles.
• Travel may be required including during evening and weekends; approximately 40% depending on mission and assignment.
NOTE: Support of operations during times of emergency and disaster from State Emergency Operations Center (EOC), state field offices and/or local deployments may be required, which would result in a change and/or increase in working hours, locations and/or duties.
Additional Comments NOTE ON TELECOMMUTING: Employees are required to apply and obtain approval through management to telecommute according to the agency’s Telecommuting Pilot Program Guidelines.
NOTE ON COVID-19 VACCINATION/WEEKLY TESTING: All State employees in Executive controlled agencies who are not subject to a mandatory vaccination requirement shall be tested for COVID-19 weekly unless they are fully vaccinated.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
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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.