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Professional Geologist 1

No Current Vacancies for Professional Geologist 1

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.

Professional Geologist 1
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number
Application Due By
Title Professional Geologist 1
Location: City
DEC Region

$77,187 - $97,448 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 appointment:

Promotion: One year of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as an Assistant Geologist or Engineering Geologist 1 AND a New York State Professional Geologist's license and current registration.

Open Competitive: New York State Professional Geologist license and current registration AND one year of post-licensure experience as a geologist.

If no more than three qualified individuals are interested, it will be possible to make a permanent appointment via non-competitive promotion.

One year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service as an Assistant Geologist, SG20 and must have a New York State Professional Geologist's license.

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.

NOTE: In accordance with Chapter 475 of the Laws of 2014, all professional geologists in New York State must obtain licensure under Title VIII of the Education Law; based on this, if appointed to this position you MAY be required to obtain your professional geology license.

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.