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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/12/21

Applications Due10/29/21

Vacancy ID92704

AgencyParks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Office of

TitleHuman Resources Specialist 1 or Human Resources Specialist Trainee 1/2

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $49039 to $73259 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 625 Broadway

City Albany


Zip Code12238

Minimum Qualifications Must be reachable on the Professional Career Opportunities (PCO) eligible list with or Public Administration Traineeship Transition Program (PATT) eligible list.


Transfer Opportunity: Candidates must be current New York State employees and have one year of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service in a title eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 or 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.

Duties Description As a Human Resource Specialist Trainee 1 you may be responsible for the performance of various personnel activities such as position classification, recruitment, placement, and employee services for the purpose of staffing, developing, and maintaining an adequate and competent work force. You may assist in specific program areas such as the reasonable accommodation request process. You may also assist in special assignments including assisting in the management of the seasonal Park Ranger program. Typically, incumbents are generally responsible for several park regions and, under policy direction and guidelines, facilitate in the planning, organizing, conducting, and coordinating of personnel activities to attain specific objectives. The incumbent will report to the Human Resources Specialist 2 and Associate Director of Human Resources 1.

As a Human Resources Specialist Trainee, you would participate in a 2-year traineeship. At the successful conclusion of your traineeship, you would advance without further examination to Human Resources Specialist 1, Grade 18.

Additional Comments The preferred qualifications for this position are: strong organizational, writing and analytical skills and strong computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Word and Excel.

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

Name Lynne Harting

Telephone 518-474-0453


Email Address


Street 625 Broadway

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12238


Notes on ApplyingIf you feel you meet the minimum qualifications and are interested in being considered for this vacancy, please forward your application and resume to Attn: Lynne Harting, by the date indicated above. Employment applications can be found by visiting the agency’s web site using the following link:

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