Climate Policy Analyst 3
- Applications Must Be Submitted or Postmarked By
- July 05, 2010
|Exam Number||Exam Title||Salary||Salary Grade||Fee|
|28-227||Climate Policy Analyst 3||$81,856||G-27||$45|
On or before August 31, 2010, you must have a bachelor's degree in physical or natural sciences, environmental sciences, engineering, economics, or planning and seven (7) years of full-time professional experience in the establishment of environmental policy; preparing or reviewing environmental impact statements; or preparing professional testimony for use in hearings or trials involving environmental matters. Three (3) years of this experience must have been involved in environmental analysis of climate change issues.
A master's degree in one of the required disciplines may be substituted for one year of professional non-climate change experience; a doctorate in one of the required disciplines may be substituted for two years of non-climate change experience.
- Your degree must have been awarded by a regionally accredited college or university or one recognized by the NYS Education Department as following acceptable educational practices. If your degree was awarded by an educational institution outside the United States and its territories, you must provide independent verification of equivalency. You can write to the Examination Information Desk of the NYS Department of Civil Service for a list of acceptable companies who provide this service. You must pay the required evaluation fee. If you are applying on the Internet, you must mail the independent verification of equivalency to the NYS Department of Civil Service, Alfred E. Smith State Office Building, Albany, New York 12239. Attention: S2CMH.
- If you do not receive a confirmation number after submitting your online application, your application was NOT processed.
- Appropriate part-time and volunteer experience, which can be verified, will be accepted on a prorated basis.
- New York State residence is not required.
These positions exist in the Department of Environmental Conservation in Albany.
As a Climate Policy Analyst 3, you would supervise, oversee, and direct the work and projects of subordinate Climate Policy Analysts and other professional and scientific staff assigned to a work section. In addition, you may coordinate, manage, and oversee broad complex projects in multiple environmental program areas.
Subject of Examination
There will be no written test. If you meet the Minimum Qualifications your training and experience will be evaluated against the general background/critical activities of the position. This evaluation will concentrate on the amount and breadth of relevant training and experience. It is essential that you describe your training and experience as completely as possible when you apply. Ambiguity, vagueness, or omissions will not be decided in your favor. Do NOT send resumes. If you apply using the NYS-APP form and you need more space, attach additional 8 1/2" x 11" sheets following the same format used on the application form. Additional unsolicited information will not be accepted after the last day for filing.
Your final score must be 70 or higher in order to pass. Rank on the eligible list will be determined after adding any wartime veterans' and Civil Service Law Section 85-a credits to your final passing score.
How To Apply
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Eligibility for Employment
You must be legally eligible to work in the United States at the time of appointment and throughout your employment with New York State. If appointed, you must produce documents that establish your identity and eligibility to work in the United States, as required by the federal Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, and the Immigration and Nationality Act.
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