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Office Assistant 1 (Keyboarding)

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.

Office Assistant 1 (Keyboarding)
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number
Application Due By
Title Office Assistant 1 (Keyboarding)
Location:
City
DEC
Division/Bureau
Salary:
Grade:
$28,865 - $35,704 Effective 04/2015
6
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC CSEA 02
Duties/Responsibilities
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
There are no minimum educational requirements. You will be required to demonstrate that you meet the minimum proficiency in keyboarding.
NOTE: The examination for this title was given on September 24, 2016, September 25, 2016, October 2, 2016 and October 3, 2016. In order to be considered for appointment, you must have taken the examination for this title on one of the dates above and your score must be high enough to qualify you as one of the top three acceptors on the resulting list. If you are not successful on the examination, or your score is not high enough to be reachable for appointment, your employment in this title will not continue. In addition, prior to being considered for appointment, you will be required to pass a keyboarding test that demonstrates your ability to enter text at a rate of at least 30 words per minute with at least 96% accuracy.

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.
or
Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 4 or higher and either:
Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;
or
Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as a Office Assistant 1 (Keyboarding), Office Assistant 1, Office Assistant 1 (Stores/Mail), Office Machine Operator. If you have not already demonstrated proficiency in keyboarding you will have to demonstrate that you meet the minimum proficiency in keyboarding. Also any language parenthetic for the above titles will qualify. Additional titles which qualify can be found on the Department of Civil Service website, http://www.cs.ny.gov/, search "GOT-IT".

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 55b/c candidates and 70.4 transfer eligibles): There are no minimum educational requirements. You will be required to demonstrate that you meet the minimum proficiency in keyboarding.

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: PostingResponses@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.