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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/08/13

Applications Due02/22/13

Vacancy ID6501

AgencyAging, Office for the

TitleLong Term Care Advocacy Assistance Specialist 1

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $51268 to $65190 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Provisional

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Agency Building #2

Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12223

Minimum Qualifications Employees who have permanent status in the posted title and are interested in reassignment OR employees who meet the qualifications stated below are encouraged to respond to this posting.

Provisional Pending Examination:
Candidates applying under this option must have applied for and been approved to take the Long Term Care Advocacy Assistance Specialist 1 examination scheduled for March 9, 2013.

Duties Description The incumbent would assist local governmental and non-governmental organizations in forming and operating locally based Long Term Care Ombudsman Programs in an assigned region of the state. In addition to planning activities relevant to implementing the Long Term Care Ombudsman Programs the incumbent would also oversee, arrange, and conduct training programs for local ombudsman candidates and provide technical assistance and responses to requests for information regarding various aspects of residential long-term care for the elderly and the utilization of volunteers. The incumbent would investigate and work to resolve complaints made by, or on behalf of, older persons in long-term care facilities and monitor and assess programs, provide data analysis, and coordinate programs with other State and federal agencies.

• Note: Travel is required

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Deb Smith

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

40th Floor, Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics.

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