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Assistant Public Information Officer

No Current Vacancies for Assistant Public Information Officer

Applications accepted from the general public (including current and past state employees.) You must meet the minimum qualifications.

Assistant Public Information Officer
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number
Application Due By
Title Assistant Public Information Officer
Location: City
DEC Region
$82,383 - $91,000
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Exempt
Bargaining Unit/MC Managerial/Confidential 06
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Bachelor's degree and five years of relevant experience in a communications, public relations, or a marketing role. Ability to work well in a team environment and manage multiple projects; excellent written and verbal communication skills; familiarity with New York State and the agency's portfolio; strong analytical skills and creative thinking; knowledge and experience working in the press, government, or public relations fields with prior experience developing and implementing strategic communication campaigns for an entity or organization encouraged. Ideal candidate will also be fluent in Spanish. Individuals chosen for the position will be expected to work in person in the Division's office in Albany.
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


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.