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Regional Supervisor of Natural Resources

Applications accepted from current State employees and former permanent competitive class employees eligible for reinstatement. You must meet the minimum qualification.

Regional Supervisor of Natural Resources
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 14-00153
Application Due By 10/10/14
Title Regional Supervisor of Natural Resources
Location: City
DEC Region
Region 8
Regional Administration/Direction
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Temporary Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities Duties will include: Apply professional knowledge in the supervision and direction of Regional Natural Resources programs. Effective management, development, protection and conservation of the State's natural resources are conducted in cooperation with other state and federal agencies, as well as not for profit and public groups. Under the supervision of the Regional Director in the region and in consultation with Deputy and Assistant Commissioners, Division Directors and Assistant Division Directors in the Central Office, the Natural Resources Supervisor supervises the natural resources programs which include: management of fish and wildlife resources, the protection of waters and wetlands; forest management; private land forest services; state land management; real property acquisition; regulation of oil, and gas and solution salt mining exploration, well development and reclamation operations, and; regulation of mined land operations and reclamation activities. All programs have significant interactions with the media, local and state elected representatives, and the public. The Natural Resources Supervisor is responsible for implementation of regional work plans, and the monitoring of progress towards program goals, and is responsible for coordinating and integrating natural resource programs among natural resources units and with other organizational units in the Region.
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.
Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 25/M1 or higher and:
Eligible for transfer under Section 52.6: Must have current or prior service in a title designated as 52.6 within two salary grades\one M grade of this position. To determine if your title is designated as 52.6 go to the Department of Civil Service website http://www.cs.ny.gov/ and search for your title under GOT-IT.
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

This is a 6 month temporary budgeted item. The incumbent of this position will shadow the current Regional Supervisor of Natural Resources.
Must have a valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Travel, overtime, and overnight travel may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be available to respond to after-hours emergencies.

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: dec.sm.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.