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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/21/21

Applications Due06/25/21

Vacancy ID87210

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleSeasonal Chemist Aide

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $13.57 to $13.57 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Wadsworth Center -Biggs Laboratory, Albany, OR David Axelrod Institute, Albany, OR Griffin Laboratory, Guilderland, NY

Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications On or before the date of appointment, candidates must have successfully completed six college credit hours in the natural sciences (chemistry, biology or physics). Three credits MUST be in chemistry. College credits must have been received from a regionally accredited college or university, or one recognized by the New York State Education Department as following acceptable educational practices.

Preferred Qualifications: On or before the date of appointment, preferred candidates will have successfully completed twelve college credits in the natural sciences.

Duties Description Responsibilities vary according to assignment. Positions are located in various Divisions of the Wadsworth Center with public health responsibilities in the areas of infectious disease, genetic disorders and environmental testing. Duties may include sample and reagent preparation, assisting in the collection and analysis of data, operation of laboratory equipment, general laboratory maintenance and special projects.

Additional Comments Seasonal, hourly employment for the summer--approximately four months. Since exposure to potentially hazardous substances may be involved in these positions, candidates who accept appointment may be required to wear personal protective equipment, undergo pre-employment and periodic health evaluations, and receive specific immunizations.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, LK/CA/12701-12710

Telephone 5184861812

Fax (518)473-3395

Email Address


Street Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza

Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in a PDF format, along with a list of completed courses that total a minimum 6/12 credit hours in the natural sciences to Human Resources Management Group, LK/CA/12701-12710, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237- 0012, or by email to, with a subject line LK/CA/12701-12710 or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Your course listing must include the course names, credit hours and name of college where credits were earned. FAILURE TO INCLUDE THIS LIST AND THE REFERENCE CODE WILL RESULT IN DISAPPROVAL OF YOUR APPLICATION. Resumes will be accepted until June 25, 2021.

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