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Associate Engineering Research Editor

No Current Vacancies for Associate Engineering Research Editor

Applications accepted from current State employees, former permanent competitive class employees eligible for reinstatement and 55-b/c candidates. You must meet the minimum qualification.

Associate Engineering Research Editor
Category of
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Posting Specific Information
Control Number *
Application Due By
Title Associate Engineering Research Editor
Location: City DEC Region Division/Bureau
Salary:
Grade:
$63,822 - $78,384 Effective 4/09
23
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities To be discussed at interview
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements

Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
or
Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis and would qualify for transfer.
or
Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 21 or higher and:

Transfer eligible under Section 70.4 - Meet the open competitive minimum qualifications:

55-b/55-c Candidates must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below 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.

Open Competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 55 b/c candidates and 70.4 transfer eligibles)
EDUCATION: A bachelor's degree including or supplemented by 24 semester credit hours, in natural, physical, environmental or applied science; engineering; or technical or scientific writing or editing. Up to six of the 24 semester credit hours may also be in advanced writing, communication, journalism or statistics. You must submit a list of qualifying courses with your application including the number of semester credit hours per course. Applications submitted without a course list WILL NOT be reviewed.
SUBSTITUTION: One year of experience in a position in which your primary duty was communicating technical information to peer technical audiences or translating technical information for non-technical audiences may be substituted for 3 of the semester credit hours, up to a maximum of 12 semester credit hours. Experience CANNOT be substituted for the bachelor's degree requirement.
GENERAL EXPERIENCE: Four Years of experience in organizational public relations, newspaper or magazine writing, or electronic publishing.
SUBSTITUTION: A master's degree, or 30 graduate semester credit hours, in natural, physical, environmental or applied science; engineering; or technical or scientific writing or editing may be substituted for one year of GENERAL EXPERIENCE.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: The above GENERAL EXPERIENCE must have included:
Two years of editorial and layout or electronic presentation work or website planning, development and content management.
One year of supervision of professional staff; or ongoing responsibility for project management, including staff assignments, budgeting and scheduling.
Education cannot be substituted for the SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE.

If you are on an examination eligible list for the position title, you do not need to respond to this posting UNLESS you are also eligible for appointment by transfer, reinstatement or reassignment as defined above; or the appointment type is provisional or temporary. The eligible list(s) will be canvassed as appropriate. Always respond to an eligible list canvass.

Additional Comments
To Apply

Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are met and includes the Control Number. If you are applying for more than one posting, you must submit a separate resume or Employment Application for each control number. Send to:

Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060

Fax: (518) 402-9038

E-Mail: personnel@dec.ny.gov

Additional Notes:

If you are a permanent NYS employee not employed by the Department of Environmental Conservation or applying for reinstatement, please provide your social security number so that appointment eligibility may be verified.

State Employees: If you wish to receive an acknowledgement that your application for this posting was received by the Bureau of Personnel and then receive information on the disposition of the position, please attach two self-addressed stamped envelopes (preferably inter-office or inter-agency) to the application. If you are applying for more than one position, you must include two envelopes for each position.

Some vacancies may be anticipated and may not result in an appointment. Application for any position listed may not result in an interview.