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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/22/21

Applications Due11/05/21

Vacancy ID93247

AgencyEnvironmental Conservation, Department of

TitleEnvironmental Impact Examiner (2 positions)

Occupational CategoryLegal

Salary Grade29

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

Salary RangeFrom $100123 to $122623 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-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 Code12233

Minimum Qualifications Admission to the New York State Bar and five years of experience in administrative or environmental law.

This title is non-competitive. No examination is necessary. However, you must still meet the Minimum Qualifications of the position.

55-b/55-c Candidates must meet the minimum qualifications and include with their resume or application, a copy of the letter from Civil Service which indicates approval for the 55-b/55-c program.

Duties Description Environmental Impact Examiners are the Department’s Administrative Law Judges (ALJS).
Essential functions include:
• Conduct administrative adjudicatory enforcement and permit hearings.
• Conduct legislative and other public comment hearings, mediations, and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.
• Conduct factual and legal review of permit applications under and alleged violations of the Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) and other laws administered by the Department.
• Schedule and conduct pre-hearing conferences.
• Develop factual records, examine witnesses, rule on all motions and evidence.
• Analyze and evaluate complex technical, scientific, and legal matters.
• Prepare comprehensive hearing reports for the commissioner.
• Review and prepare draft final decisions and orders for the commissioner.

Additional Comments Must have a valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Travel and overtime may be required.

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

Name Megan Miller

Telephone 518-402-9273

Fax 518-402-9038

Email Address


Street 625 Broadway

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12233


Notes on ApplyingPlease email/mail your resume to the above. Be sure to include Posting #21-487 on your resume or it may not be accepted.

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