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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/15/22

Applications Due11/30/22

Vacancy ID116774

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleProfessional Engineer 1 (Environmental) – 06736

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade24

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

Salary RangeFrom $83550 to $105472 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 30%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Otsego

Street Address Center for Environmental Health - Oneonta District Office

28 Hill Street

City Oneonta


Zip Code13820

Minimum Qualifications Reassignment & Transfer Opportunities: Current New York State Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent permanent status as a Professional Engineer 1 (Environmental), Grade 24, or current New York State employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent permanent competitive service as a Professional Engineer 1, Grade 24.

Public Candidates: Please see the below Continuous Recruitment examination announcement link to learn more about Professional Engineer 1 opportunities, and to apply for positions with the Department of Health:

Duties Description This position will provide professional engineering support to the Center for Environmental Health’s Oneonta District Office. The office administers environmental health programs that affect residents and visitors to the Otsego, Delaware, and Green County areas, as well as activities related to the Catskill Park and New York City watershed region.

The position will perform engineering duties in the office’s water supply program, including plan reviews, water supply inspections, cooling tower compliance, and emergency response activities. The office currently oversees 2,100 operations, including over 600 public water supplies. The position will ensure that water supply inspections are conducted as required, that water sample test results are reviewed and triaged in a timely manner, and that engineering plans are reviewed quickly and efficiently.

Additional Comments Permanent competitive, full-time appointment. This position involves travel which includes locations not served by public transportation (30%).

Benefits of Working for NYS
Generous benefits package, worth 65% of salary, including:
Holiday & Paid Time Off
• Thirteen (13) paid holidays annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid vacation leave annually
• Up to Five (5) days of paid personal leave annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid sick leave annually for PEF/CSEA
• Up to Eight (8) days of paid sick leave annually for M/C
• Up to three (3) days of professional leave annually to participate in professional development

Health Care Benefits
• Eligible employees and dependents can pick from a variety of affordable health insurance programs
• Family dental and vision benefits at no additional cost

Additional Benefits
• New York State Employees’ Retirement System (ERS) Membership
• NYS Deferred Compensation
• Access to NY 529 and NY ABLE College Savings Programs, as well as U.S. Savings Bonds
• Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
• And many more.

For more information on the NYS Department of Health’s Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Plan, please visit:

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Name Human Resources Management Group, AJR/06736/PE1E/ODO

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street Corning Tower Building, RM 2217

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume and cover letter, preferably in PDF format, to, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with Reference Code AJR/06736/PE1E/ODO included in the subject line of your email or fax, or by regular mail to Human Resources Management Group, AJR/06736/PE1E/ODO, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012. Failure to include the required Reference Code may result in a delay of processing your application.

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