Office Assistant 1 (Keyboarding)
Application Due

2/16/2018 11:59:59 PM
Syracuse CMSO

The Atrium 100 S. Salina St., Suite 105
Syracuse, NY 13202
Salary Grade/Range
Grade: SG-06 Salary: $30031-$37150Competitive
Type correspondence, documents, records, and other written material. Use software packages, such as word processing, spreadsheet, data base management, e-mail, etc. Review work to ensure conformance with accepted office practices. Proofread and correct work to produce accurate copy. Distribute incoming mail. Maintain files. Answer phones and handle routine questions or issues. Additional duties will be discussed in detail during the interview.
Minimum Qualifications
Must pass a keyboarding test (35 words per minute, with at least 96% accuracy). OR One year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service as an Office Assistant 1 Keyboarding OR Eligible for transfer via Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.
Additional Info
(Title was formerly Keyboard Specialist 1). 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
2/16/2018 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 # 18-74
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.