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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 01/15/13

Applications Due01/28/13

Vacancy ID6202

AgencyLabor, Department of

TitleLabor Services Representative Trainee 1/ Trainee 2 DVOP (Hicksville)

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeHourly

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

Salary RangeFrom $17.62 to $18.65 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Nassau

Street Address Division of Employment and Workforce Solutions

City Hicksville


Zip Code11801

Minimum Qualifications You must be a veteran as defined by Federal statute. Preference in selection will be given to veterans with service-connected disabilities. Appointments may be made at the Trainee 1 or Trainee 2 level.

To qualify for the Labor Services Representative Trainee 1 (DVOP), you must be a veteran and have two years of paid general office or business experience, one year of which involved public contact.

To qualify for the Labor Services Representative Trainee 2 (DVOP), you must be a veteran and meet one of the following conditions:

1. A Bachelor’s Degree; OR
2. One year of experience in counseling veterans; OR
3. One year of experience in job placement and counseling work; OR
4. One year of experience in planning, administering, or monitoring employment and training programs.

Duties Description Labor Services Representatives (Disabled Veteran’s Outreach Program) provide and facilitate a full range of employment and training services to veterans, focusing on providing and facilitating intensive services to veterans with service-connected disabilities and other veterans with barriers to employment including homeless veterans. They will provide case management services and conduct outreach activities. The incumbent will provide services at other out-station locations as assigned.

Additional Comments To be considered for the position, please e-mail a copy of your resume, cover letter, DD214 and proof of service connected disability to the e-mail address listed on the posting. If you are appointed to the Trainee1 level, you will be required to serve a three year traineeship before advancing to the full journey level Labor Services Representative (Disabled Veterans Outreach), Grade 16. If you are appointed to the Trainee 2 level you will advance to the full journey level after successful completion of a two year traineeship.The hourly salary for Trainee 1 level is $17.62, the Trainee 2 level is $18.65. Our workweek consists of 37.5 hours. As an hourly employee you may be eligible for health insurance including prescription, dental and vision coverage.

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Name Cathy Emmerick

Telephone 518 457-1683

Fax 518 485-9495

Email Address


Street NYS Department of Labor

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12240


Notes on ApplyingPlease e-mail a copy of your resume and a cover letter clearly indicating the title and location of the job you are applying for, a copy of your DD214 and proof of service connected disability of applicable. This information should be attached to your e-mail in Microsoft Word or PDF format. Failure to provide the information requested may result in a delay of the processing of your application.

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