Citizen Participation Specialist 2
Applications accepted from the general public (including current and past state employees.) You must meet the minimum qualifications.
|Posting Specific Information|
|Application Due By||5/29/15|
|Title||Citizen Participation Specialist 2|
|Long Island City
Office of Communication Services
|$61,022 - $77,376 Effective 04/14
|Work Days||Mon. - Fri.|
|Employment Type||Permanent Budgeted Item|
|Bargaining Unit/MC||PS&T 05 (PEF)|
|Duties/Responsibilities||At the direction of the Regional Director and in coordination with Region 2 programs, the incumbent shall manage targeted public outreach projects and support communications with the public. These tasks will include developing and delivering professional presentations to technical and/or lay audiences; facilitating and leading public and/or stakeholder group meetings; and development and implementation of public involvement programs or activities. In
order to perform these tasks effectively, the incumbent is expected to engage with DEC Region programs to stay abreast of issues of public interest; establish and maintain a network of local individuals, groups, elected officials and other relevant stakeholders; and develop a communication and consultation strategy for engaging stakeholders.
Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
+Minimum Qualifications for Provisional Appointments:
A bachelor's or higher level degree in environmental planning, environmental science; environmental studies, natural, biological, or physical science; civil, environmental, or geological engineering; public administration; public relations, political science, urban planning or urban studies; communications; or journalism.
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 19 or higher and either:
Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 55b/c candidates and 70.4 transfer eligibles):
Substitution: A master's degree or higher-level degree in communications, journalism, or public relations can be substituted for one year of experience. (Source: Examination Announcement 2009)
Promotional minimum qualifications: (provided if the position can be filled on a provisional basis) One year of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as a Citizen Participation Specialist 1.
If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options 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 may be required. Travel, overtime, and overnight travel may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be available for emergency response.
Previously posted as 15-0078 - If you applied to this posting, you need not respond to posting 15-00146: your resume will be considered for this position.
|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.