Pesticide Control Specialist 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 qualification.
|Posting Specific Information|
|Application Due By||12/13/13|
|Title||Pesticide Control Specialist 1, including Pesticide Control Specialist Trainee 1 and Pesticide Control Specialist Trainee 2|
|Location: City DEC Region Division/Bureau||New Paltz
|$38,934 - $65,190 Effective 04/10
18/13/14 Salary and appointment level dependent upon qualifications of candidate
|Work Days||Mon. - Fri.|
|Employment Type||Permanent Budgeted Item|
|Bargaining Unit/MC||PS&T 05 (PEF)|
|Duties/Responsibilities||Responsible for the oversight, administration and implementation of state and federal pesticide laws, rules and regulations to ensure compliance in the distribution, storage, sale, application and use of pesticides by the regulated community. Perform routine inspection of facilities and pesticide applications, investigate reported cases of pesticide misuse and pesticide-related incidents: collect samples, write clear and accurate reports, provide testimony in support of investigations: administer certification exam sessions: monitor and valuate pesticide applicator and recertification training programs to ensure the training programs meet requirements of pesticide certification and recertification training standards: conduct certification and recertification training and examination: reviews and issue Aquatic Purchase Permits to pond owners: and provide pesticide information interpret regulations and make presentations to the regulated community and other interested parties.|
Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
Must have a valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Use of personal protection equipment, including a respirator, will be required. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain, work in remote areas and work in adverse weather conditions. Travel, overtime, and overnight travel may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be available to respond to after-hours emergencies. Must successfully complete (or have completed) the 40 hour OSHA 1910.120 training course and all other required training. Must complete an annual Health and Safety Program including medical monitoring, fit testing, and 40 (or 8) hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification. Must obtain your Pesticide Applicators' certification within 1 year of appointment.
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
Albany, New York 12233-5060
Fax: (518) 402-9038
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.