Applications accepted from current State employees and former permanent competitive class employees eligible for reinstatement. You must meet the minimum qualification.
|Posting Specific Information|
|Application Due By||12/13/13|
Lands & Forests/Direction
|$66,375- $83,954 Effective 4/10
|Work Days||Mon. - Fri.|
|Employment Type||Permanent Budgeted Item|
|Bargaining Unit/MC||PS&T 05 (PEF)|
Manage the Regional Forestry program for both public and private lands. Function as primary land steward for all regional DEC properties. Coordinate with internal and external entities on land use. Perform and promote Urban forestry issues and programs. Oversee staff responding to regional forest health issues. Assist in the development and implementation of unit management plans. Post DEC lands and assist Forest Rangers in identifying boundary encroachment. Review applications for Temporary Revocable Permits and Volunteer Stewardship Agreements on DEC lands. Respond to Regional forest health issues. Work with user groups that utilize DEC properties for outdoor recreation. Supervise and train office and field staff. Manage annual budget. Operate mechanical ad electronic equipment such as 4WD vehicles, power augers, chain saws, GPS, and other forestry equipment. Chairing and attending public meetings. Assist with prescribed burns and wildfire control.
Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
+Minimum Qualifications for Provisional Appointments:
You must be a qualified employee of the Department of Environmental Conservation and have one year of permanent competitive or 55-b/c service as a Forester 1.
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles):
|Additional Comments||Must have a valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain, work in remote areas and work in adverse weather conditions. Travel, and overnight travel may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be available for emergency response and available to respond to after- hours emergencies. Must be able to lift and move objects up to 50 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
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.