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Conservation Operations Supervisor 1

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

Conservation Operations Supervisor 1
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number *17-259+ (Previously Posted as *17-242)
Application Due By 07/14/2017
Title Conservation Operations Supervisor 1
Location: City DEC Division/Bureau Mt. Loretto
Region 2
Richmond County
$37,998 - $46,573 (Effective 04/2015)
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Provisional/Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC CSEA 03
Duties/Responsibilities Conservation Operations Supervisor 1 will supervise a crew responsible for the maintenance, rehabilitation, improvement and construction of facilities and infrastructure, including buildings, trail systems and recreation facilities on Department property. Conservation Operation Supervisor 1 will coordinate a variety of site specific maintenance projects, material and equipment purchases, and monitor all activities related to the maintenance of facilities and property in the Region. Conservation Operations Supervisor 1 will be expected to maintain a high degree of independence in the performance of their duties and responsibilities. Conservation Operation Supervisor 1 will be required to operate a variety of Department equipment and vehicles.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Minimum Qualifications for Provisional Appointments:

You must be a qualified employee of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and have had one year of permanent competitive, non- competitive, or 55 b/55 c service as follows: Construction Equipment Operator, General Mechanic, Labor Supervisor, Maintenance Assistant, Maintenance Assistant Electrician, Maintenance Assistant Mechanic, Maintenance Assistant Parks, or Park Worker 3.
You must have three years of experience in general construction or maintenance.

Reassignment - Currently in title and an employee of DEC


Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis


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

Open Competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 55b/c candidates):
Three years of experience in general construction or maintenance and possession of a valid NYS driver's license appropriate for the types of vehicles to be operated.
Note: If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify under the 55-b/55-c option cannot be considered.
Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain. Must be able to lift and move objects up to 75 pounds.
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


Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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.