Environmental Educator 2
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||7/10/15|
|Title||Environmental Educator 2|
|Location: City DEC Region Division/Bureau||Delmar
|$51,268 - $65,190 Effective 4/10
|Work Days||Mon. - Fri.|
|Employment Type||Permanent Budgeted Item|
|Bargaining Unit/MC||PS&T 05 (PEF)|
The Five Rivers Environmental Educator 2 duties will focus on five main areas: 1) writing, editing and coordinating all the exhibit text for the new building, 2) training and supporting educators, 3) providing statewide coordination for Projects WILD and WET, 4) administering education and outreach programs, especially in urban and Environmental Justice areas, and 5) collaborating with partner organizations. Periodic weekend and evening work is required. Sample duties are listed below.
New Building Exhibits
Educator Trainings and Support
Statewide Coordination of Projects WILD and WET
Administering Education and Outreach Programs
Collaboration with Partners
Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
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 16 or higher and:
Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 70.4 transfer eligibles):
four years of the experience described above AND 60 college semester credit hours, including at least 24 college semester credit hours in agronomy, biology (for the purposes of these examinations, courses that focus on the study of domesticated or farm animals or humans are not qualifying), earth science, ecology, environmental education, environmental science, field natural history, forestry, geology, marine science, natural resources interpretation, or soil science. You MUST submit a list of qualifying courses with your application, including course title, number of semester credits per course, name of college or university, and the date (or expected date) of completion. Applications submitted without a list of courses or transcript will be disapproved; OR
a bachelor's degree in the biological sciences, environmental education, environmental science, forestry, or natural resources interpretation and two years of experience described above.
Examples of Non-Qualifying Experience: Experience as a teacher of high school courses such as chemistry, physics, and biology; as a youth leader who carries out pre-established programs; or as a leader of outings for a conservation organization, etc.
If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer cannot be considered.
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||Must have a valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Travel and overtime may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required.
|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.