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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/19/21

Applications Due12/31/21

Vacancy ID93026

AgencyGeneral Services, Office of

TitleMotor Vehicle Operator

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade07

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $33631 to $41555 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 25%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 7 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Empire State Plaza Mail Center

City Albany


Zip Code12242

Minimum Qualifications Candidates are required to possess a valid New York State driver license appropriate for the type of vehicle to be operated. Candidates may be required to possess a CDL Class A, B, C or General Class D license. Please see Operating Needs under Duties section for specific license required.

Pursuant to the Federal Omnibus Transportation Act, pre-employment drug and alcohol testing may be required. Once appointed to/selected for the position, random drug and alcohol testing may be required.

Duties Description Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
• Operate and drive vehicles on assigned mail runs and freight requests.
• Retrieve, sort, distribute, and deliver items throughout New York State.
• Record and trace barcoded items using handheld scanners.
• Process, package, and label outgoing mail for shipment.
• Setup, load, and unload vehicles in an effective and timely manner.
• Ensure vehicles are clean, well maintained, and required repairs are properly reported.
• Assist with office moves involving assorted types of furniture.
• Maintain and operate various types of equipment including scanning, metering, inserting, and postage machines.
• Efficiently utilize program databases, applications, UPS WorldShip, and Microsoft Office Suite.
• Interact with customers and colleagues in a courteous and professional manner.
• Work in the Mail Center at such times that deliveries are not required.
• Perform tasks in an efficient, timely, and safe manner.
• Perform other duties as required.

Operational Needs:
• Possession and maintenance of a valid Class B Driver’s License with air brake endorsement issued by the NYS Department of Motor Vehicle is required.
• Ability to drive a truck with standard transmission.
• Ability to bend, lift, climb, stand, and walk for long periods of time.
• Ability to lift a minimum 45 pounds.
• Ability to operate a variety of materials handling equipment.
• May be required to respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
• Obtain and maintain certification in CPR and comply with established safety procedures.

Additional Comments Candidates must submit a copy of their valid Class B driver's license with their resume when applying to this vacancy.

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

Name Human Resources/MH

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

31st Floor Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


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.

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