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Chief, Bureau of Air Research

No Position Open for Chief, Bureau of Air Research

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

Chief, Bureau of Air Research
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number
Application Due By 5/06/2022
Title Chief, Bureau of Air Research
Location: City DEC Region Division/Bureau

$112,155 - $141,538 Effective 2020

Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC Management Confidential (M/C)

Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements

Minimum Qualifications for Provisional Appointment:

Promotion: one year of service as an Air Pollution Meteorologist 3 or Research Scientist 4 with a specialty in air pollution.

Open Competitive: a bachelor's degree in engineering, physical sciences, the natural sciences, or mathematics and seven years of research experience in the field of air pollution as evidenced by research publication in peer-reviewed scientific journal(s), two years which must have included experience in the supervision of staff involved in air pollution research, programs, projects, or grants.

Substitution: a master's degree may substitute for one year of the required experience.

There is currently no eligible list for this position; therefore, if there are no more than three individuals interested, it may be possible to make a permanent appointment via "non-competitive" promotion.

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.