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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 04/04/18

Applications Due04/18/18

Vacancy ID50228

AgencyLabor, Department of

TitlePrincipal Economist (Labor Research) - Albany

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade27

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $90375 to $111316 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37 1/2

Workday

From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address NYS Dept of Labor

State Office Campus, Bldg 12

City Albany

StateNY

Zip Code12240

Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Note: Candidates must be reachable on the current eligible list for this title. If you are on the examination eligible list for the position title in this location, you do not need to respond to this posting unless you are also eligible for appointment by one of the qualifications listed below

Transfer Opportunity: This position is designated administrative under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law and may be filled by administrative transfer under that section provided that transfer criteria is met. The incumbent must have one year of permanent competitive service in a title Grade 25/M-1 or above designated “administrative” under Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law.

Preferred Qualifications: Eligible reassignment or transfer candidates must be able to conduct high-level economic research on a broad range of labor market topics. Candidates must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a strong background in economics and statistics, the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, and experience managing or leading multiple projects simultaneously.

Duties Description Under the general direction of the Chief of the Bureau of Labor Market Information (LMI), the incumbent will help to coordinate the development, preparation, marketing and dissemination of statewide and regional LMI and other economic data to a variety of constituent groups including but not limited to the Governor’s Office, NYSDOL executive staff and program managers, the legislature, state and local Workforce Investment Boards, state and local economic development agencies, jobseekers, businesses and educational institutions.

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Name Lin Arbab

Telephone 518-457-1020

Fax 518-485-9495

Email Address labor.sm.personnel.jva@labor.state.ny.us

Address

Street State Office Campus

Building 12, Room 561

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12240

 

Notes on ApplyingTo be considered for this position, interested applicants should e-mail a cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word or PDF format to labor.sm.personnel.jva@labor.ny.gov. Please include the title, location and vacancy ID #50228 you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail. Failure to do so may result in the delay of processing your application. In order to qualify you for the position, when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by the NYSDOL Personnel Bureau for your social security number to confirm your employment history.

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