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Associate Attorney

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

Associate Attorney
Category of
Information
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 17-446
Application Due By 11/03/2017
Title Associate Attorney
Location: City
DEC Region
Division/Bureau

Albany
Central Office
Office of General Counsel/Minerals & Materials Management

Salary:
Grade:
$93,271 - $114,553 Effective 04/2017
28
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Contingent Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities The Associate Attorney will act as Chief of a new Solid Waste Section in the Office of General Counsel's Bureau of Minerals and Materials Management. The Section Chief will be required to supervise Senior Attorneys who provide legal services to the Department's Division of Materials Management. Program areas assigned to the Section include returnable containers, electronic waste, other product stewardship programs and the recently adopted solid waste mitigation and remediation program. The Section Chief is expected to serve as primary legal counsel on both permitting, enforcement and compliance matters as well as supervising the development of the Section's attorneys.
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.
or

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 26 or higher and either:
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 and possess the appropriate license. 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.
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 on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

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.