Children and Family Services Specialist 1-MG
Application Due

2/24/2018 11:59:59 PM
Capital View Office Park

Child Welfare & Community Service
52 Washington Street
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Salary Grade/Range
Grade: SG-18 Salary: $55,494-$70,566Competitive
Monitor, provide oversight and technical assistance to local social service district and county youth bureaus for compliance with State and Federal guidelines. Assist in the development, implementation and administration of New York State services to children, adults and families. Assist local governments and community-based organizations in the development and delivery of service to youth and communities. Assist in periodic on-site visits to determine compliance with OCFS program and fiscal guidelines, including safety and health requirements for Runaway and Homeless Youth Programs. Assist in individualized training and technical assistance that includes youth development, program and community planning, fiscal/contract management and staff development. Assist OYD with State Aid projects for a wide variety of initiatives funded by OCFS as well as other state agencies Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview. Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.
Minimum Qualifications
Reachable on Civil Service Eligible List for Children and Family Services Specialist 1 MG OR One year of permanent competitive service as a Children and Family Services Specialist 1 MG or eligible for a 70.1 transfer.* *70.1 Transfer Eligibility: One year of experience in a public, private, not-for-profit or community organization, the mission of which was the advocacy for public assistance recipients of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds OR 24 semester credit hours in the study of people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds is required for transfer into this title. Note: If you are reachable on the Children and Family Services Specialist 1 MG list, you will receive a canvass letter.
Additional Info
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at
Application Due
2/24/2018 11:59:59 PM
To Apply
Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter giving the Title, Location, and EOA Number (shown below) of the position being applied for to:

New York State Office of Children and Family Services
Bureau of Personnel, EOA # 18-113
North Building, Room 231
52 Washington St.
Rensselaer, NY 12144

Or send by email to:

:  Please provide your email address and your work, home and cell phone numbers. In order to qualify you for the position when you have current or prior New York State employment, you may be contacted by OCFS Personnel for your social security number to confirm your employment history. OCFS Job Application
Contact Information
Phone:  (518) 473-7936
Fax:      (518) 474-0017
Some positions may require credentials or a background check to verify your identity.