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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/15/21

Applications Due10/29/21

Vacancy ID92902

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleHearing Officer - 15316, 15322, 15319, 63519

Occupational CategoryNo Preference

Salary Grade25

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

Salary RangeFrom $81446 to $102661 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

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? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Division of Legal Affairs / Office of Marketplace Counsel

14 Corporate Woods Boulevard

City Albany


Zip Code12211

Minimum Qualifications Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent-permanent status as a Hearing Officer, G-25 OR NYS employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent service in a title at or above a grade 23 and eligible for transfer under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law

Preferred Qualifications: The preferred candidate will have experience working as counsel for public health insurance programs and/or with a legal services organization specializing in health law, in addition to experience in administrative law hearings.

Duties Description Reporting to a Supervising Hearing Officer, the incumbent will work closely with appeals staff to ensure that individuals, employers, employees and health plans receive prompt response to complaints and appeals. As an appeals adjudicator for the NY State of Health (Marketplace), the incumbent of this position will be responsible for conducting hearings arising from appeals of eligibility determinations regarding eligibility for health insurance and financial assistance as well as conducting legal research and drafting decisions resulting from those hearings. Incumbent will also be responsible for other projects as assigned.

Additional Comments Permanent, full-time.

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

Name Human Resources Management Group, WN/HO/15316,15322,15319,63519


Fax (518)473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building

Empire State Plaza, Albany

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingIf you are a current New York State employee: submit resume, preferably in PDF format, to Human Resources Management Group, WN/HO/15316,15322,15319,63519, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237- 0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395, or by email to with Reference Code WN/HO/15316,15322,15319,63519 included in the subject line. Failure to include the required information in the subject line of your email or fax may result in your resume not being considered for this position. October 29, 2021

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