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Real Estate Specialist 2 Conservation

No Current Vacancies for Real Estate Specialist 2 Conservation

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Real Estate Specialist 2 Conservation
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Posting Specific Information
Control Number
Application Due By
Title Real Estate Specialist 2 Conservation
Location: City
DEC Region

$73,284 - $92,693 Effective 04/2018
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Minimum Qualifications for Provisional Appointments:

You must be a qualified employee of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation or the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and have had one year permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as a Real Estate Specialist 1, Land Surveyor, or Land Claims Adjustor 2.


A bachelor's degree and three years of experience in real estate work including one year performing inspections and/or appraisals of real property that included at least one of the following: legal research related to the sale of real property, title searches, and appraisal negotiations of large forested tracts for conservation purposes or related work with a public acquisition agency or conservation organization which acquires open space for public conservation benefit.

Substitution: Possession of a New York State Land Surveyor's license can be substituted for one year of the required experience. Licensed Land Surveyors appointed to the position with no Real Estate Appraisal experience will be required to take Appraisal Course training in their first year of appointment.

Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis.

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 21 or higher and:
Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as a Real Estate Specialist 2 Conservation or Real Estate Specialist 2.
Additional Comments
To Apply Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are meet 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.