New York State of Opportunity

New York State Department of Civil Service announces Continuous Recruitment Examination Open to All Qualified Individuals

Nurse Practitioner

Applications Accepted
Continuously
Tests To Be Held
Periodically

 

Exams Included on This Announcement
Exam Number Exam Title Salary Grade
20-926 Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care) 24
20-927 Nurse Practitioner (Adult Health) 24
20-929 Nurse Practitioner (Community Health) 24
20-930 Nurse Practitioner (Family Health) 24
20-938 Nurse Practitioner (Psychiatry) 24

Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Office of Mental Health, Office for People With Developmental Disabilities, Office of Children and Family Services, Department of Health (including Helen Hayes Hospital and the Veteran's Homes), and the Department of Correctional Services and Community Supervision.

Beginning Salary*

Job Rate

Statewide (all Counties not specified below)

$101,431

$115,534

Columbia & Greene Counties

$95,674

$115,534

Broome & Chenango Counties

$105,269

$115,534

Sullivan & Ulster Counties

$105,674

$125,534

Dutchess & Orange Counties

$107,187

$127,047

Putnam County

$112,944

$127,047

Bronx, Kings, Nassau, New York, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties

$114,457

$128,560

 

Office of Mental Health

 

 

Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence

$115,534

$115,534

 

Department of Correctional Services and Community Supervision

 

 

Clinton, Franklin, Jefferson, St. Lawrence

$115,534

$115,534

 

 

 

Agency and Location

Beginning Salary*

Job Rate

Department of Civil Service (Albany County)

$81,431

$95,534

State University of New York at Binghamton (Broome County)

$85,269

$95,534

SUNY College at Cortland (Cortland County)

$81,431

 $95,534

SUNY College at Oswego (Oswego County)

$81,431

$95,534

State University College of Technology at Canton (St. Lawrence County)

$81,431

$95,534

State University of New York at New Paltz (Ulster County)

$88,545

$108,405

*These salaries include salary enhancements such as increased hiring minimums and/or geographic pay differentials because of recruitment difficulties in these locations.

NO APPLICATION PROCESSING FEE REQUIRED

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Minimum Qualifications

On or before the date of filing your application, you must have a New York State License to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse; and certification by the New York State Education Department in a specialty** area to practice as a Nurse Practitioner.

Requirement for prescribing medication: You must meet the current requirements as prescribed by the New York State Board of Nursing.

**Specialty area must coincide with the scope of practice performed by an incumbent; this denotes the appropriate parenthetic.

Notes

  1. If you fail to maintain your license and registration once you are appointed, action will be taken to remove you from the position.
  2. Credentials will be reviewed at the time of interview.
  3. Questions regarding requirements for licensure and registration should be directed to the New York State Education Department, Office of the State Board for Nursing, 89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12237 or by calling (518) 474-3817. The State Education Department may also be contacted by email at nursebd@mail.nysed.gov.
  4. Background Investigation/Justice Center Review: In some agencies, the names of all prospective employees will be:
    • Checked against the Staff Exclusion List (SEL) maintained by the Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs. Prospective employees whose names appear on the SEL as having been found responsible for serious or repeated acts of abuse or neglect will be barred from appointment and may have their names removed from the eligible list(s) for the title(s);
    • Investigated through a Criminal Background Check (CBC). All convictions must be reported. Conviction of a felony or misdemeanor or any falsified or omitted information may bar appointment or result in removal after appointment. Each case will be determined on its own merits, consistent with the applicable provisions of state and federal laws;
    and may be:
    • Screened against the Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment (SCR). Prospective employees whose names appear on the SCR may be barred from appointment.
    You will be responsible for payment of all required fees.
  5. Medicaid and Medicare: In order to be eligible for appointment and to maintain employment, you cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally assisted program). If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of these lists (or excluded from any other Federal or Federally-assisted program), you may be terminated from your employment.
  6. For appointment in the Office for People With Developmental Disabilities ONLY: Upon appointment you must submit proof of a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in New York State. Contact the Personnel Office of the facility in which you are interested in employment for specific information on this requirement. If you fail to maintain your license to operate a motor vehicle in New York State, appropriate measures may be pursued to remove you from this position.
  7. Applicants for positions at any of the Veterans’ Homes operated by the Department of Health must have no findings of abuse, neglect, mistreatment, or misappropriation of resident funds listed on the New York State or any state nursing home registry to be considered.
  8. Appropriate part-time and volunteer experience, which can be verified, will be accepted on a prorated basis.
  9. New York State residence is not required.

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Duties

As a Nurse Practitioner, you would provide primary health care working in collaboration with a licensed physician or physicians. You would assess the physical and psychosocial status of clients by means of interview, health history, physical examination, and diagnostic tests. In accordance with a written practice agreement and written practice protocols that include specialty areas and are agreed upon in advance by you and the physician of record, your work may include the diagnosis of illness and physical conditions and the performance of therapeutic and corrective measures. You may also perform employee health examinations in accordance with the practice agreement and practice protocols. In small medical offices, supervision of subordinate staff may be required.

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Subject of Examination

There will be no written test. If you meet the Minimum Qualifications your education and experience will be evaluated against the general background/critical activities of the position. It is essential that you describe your education and experience as completely as possible on the examination application NYS APP form. Ambiguity, vagueness or omissions will not be decided in your favor. Do NOT send resumes. If you need more space, attach additional 8½" x 11" sheets, following the same format used on the application form. Your final score will be based on the rating you receive on the evaluation of education and experience. All statements you make on your application are subject to investigation.

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.

The Positions

These positions exist with New York State government in the facilities and community programs of the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, the Office of Mental Health, the Office for People With Developmental Disabilities, the State University of New York, the Office of Children and Family Services, the Department of Health, the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, and the Department of Civil Service.

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How to Apply

Where to Apply

A list of facilities/agencies where these positions exist is a part of this announcement. To apply to the Office of Mental Health, the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, the Department of Civil Service, or the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, send your application to the appropriate Personnel Office located in Albany. For employment with the Office of Children and Family Services, send your application to the Bureau of Personnel in Rensselaer. To apply to the Department of Health, the State University of New York, or the Office for People With Developmental Disabilities, submit your application directly to the Personnel Office of each facility where you are interested in working.

State agencies will accept applications at any time and will rate the education and experience of qualified applicants whenever additional eligibles are needed. Applications received afterward will be retained for the next scheduled rating. For information about this examination, write or call the facility where you are interested in being employed, using the information stated below.

NYS DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL SERVICE
Agency Building 1, Empire State Plaza, 9th Floor, Room 911
Albany, NY 12239
(518) 473-4306
Attention: Office of Human Resources & Administrative Planning

 

NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Apply To Specific Facility:

Helen Hayes Hospital
Route 9W
West Haverstraw, NY 10993
(845) 786-4000
Attention: Human Resources Department

New York State Veterans Home at Oxford
4211 State Highway 220
Oxford, NY 13830-4305
(607) 843-3121
Attention:  Human Resources Department

New York State Veterans Home at Batavia
220 Richmond Avenue
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 345-2000
Attention: Human Resources Department

New York State Veterans Home at St. Albans
178-50 Linden Boulevard
Jamaica, NY 11434-1467
(718) 481-6268
Attention:  Human Resources Department

New York State Veterans Home at Montrose
2090 Albany Post Road
Montrose, NY 10548-1454
(914) 788-6000
Attention:  Human Resources Department

 

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Apply To Specific Facility:

Bernard M. Fineson Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
P.O. Box 280507
Queens Village, NY 11428-0507
(718) 217 5110


Brooklyn Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
888 Fountain Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11239
(718) 642 6310


Broome Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
249 Glenwood Road
Binghamton, NY 13905 1695
(607) 770 0241


Capital District Developmental
Disabilities State Operations Office
500 Balltown Road
Schenectady, NY 12304
(518) 388 0838


Central New York Developmental
Disabilities State Operations Office
Rome Office
101 W. Liberty Street
Rome, NY 13440
(315) 336 2300, Ext. 578

Central New York Developmental
Disabilities State Operations Office
Syracuse Office
187 North Concourse
Syracuse, NY 13212
(315) 473 6980


Finger Lakes Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
Attention: Human Resources Office
620 Westfall Road
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 461-8800


Hudson Valley Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
P.O. Box 470
Thiells, NY 10984
(845) 947-6192


NYS Institute For Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
1050 Forest Hill Road
Staten Island, NY 10314
(718) 494 5100


Long Island Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
Suite 1, 45 Mall Drive
Commack, NY 11725
(631) 493-1700


Metro New York Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
Human Resources Office
2400 Halsey Street
Bronx, NY 10461
(718) 430-0710


Staten Island Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
1150 Forest Hill Road
Staten Island, NY 10314 6316
(718) 983 5433


Sunmount Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
2445 State Route 30
Tupper Lake, NY 12986
(518) 359 4150


Taconic Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
26 Center Circle
Wassaic, NY 12592
Attn: OHRM
(845) 877-6821, Ext. 3367


Western New York Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office
1200 East & West Road
West Seneca, NY 14224
(716) 517-2000


 

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF ALCOHOLISM AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES
Apply To:
NYS Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services
Bureau of Human Resources Management
1450 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 457-2963

 

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES
Apply To:

New York State Office of Children and Family Services
Bureau of Personnel
52 Washington Street
Rensselaer, NY  12144-2735


Brentwood Residential Center
1230 Commack Road
Dix Hills, NY 11746-8215
(631) 667-1213
Fax: (631) 667-1213


Brookwood Secure Center
419 Spookrock Road, Box 265
Claverack, NY 12513
(518) 851-3211
Fax: (518) 851-2685


Columbia Girls Secure Center
Box 265, 419 Spook Rock Rd
Claverack, NY 12513
(518) 851-3211
Fax: (518) 851-2403


Finger Lakes Residential Center
250 Auburn Road
Lansing, NY 14882
(607) 533-5000
Fax: (607) 533-5012


Goshen Secure Center
97 Cross Rd
Goshen, NY 10924
(845) 615-3000
Fax: (845) 615-3016


Highland Residential Center
629 North Chodikee Lake Road
Highland, NY 12528
(845) 691-7223
Fax: (845) 691-6042


Industry Residential Center
375 Rush-Scottsville Road
Rush, NY 14543
(585) 533-2600
Fax: 585 533-2822


MacCormick Secure Center
300 South Road
Brooktondale, NY 14817
(607) 539-7121
Fax: (607) 539-6588


Red Hook Residential Center
531 Turkey Hill Road
Red Hook, NY 12571
(845) 758-4508
Fax: (845) 758-4508


Sgt. Henry Johnson Youth
Leadership Academy (YLA)
57081 State Highway 10
South Kortright, NY 13842
(607) 538-1401
Fax: (607) 538-1403

 

      NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND COMMUNITY SUPERVISION
Apply To:

NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision
1220 Washington Avenue
State Office Building Campus
Building #2
Albany, NY 12226-2050
(518) 457-8132


Albion Correctional Facility
3595 State School Road
Albion, NY 14411
(585) 589-5511


Bedford Hills Correctional Facility
247 Harris Road
Bedford Hills, NY 10507 2499
(914) 241-3100


Cape Vincent Correctional Facility
Box 599
Cape Vincent, NY 13618
(315) 654-4100


Clinton Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 2000
Dannemora, NY 12929
(518) 492-2511


Collins Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 490
Collins, NY 14034 0490
(716) 532-4588


Elmira Correctional Facility
Box 500 (Davis and Bancroft Streets)
Elmira, NY 14902 0500
(607) 734-3901


Fishkill Correctional Facility
Box 307
Beacon, NY 12508
(845) 831-4800


Gouverneur Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 370
Gouverneur, NY 13642-0370
(315) 287-7351


Gowanda Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 350, South Road
Gowanda, NY 14070-0350
(716) 532-0177


Greene Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 8
Coxsackie, NY 12051 0008
(518) 731-2741


Groveland Correctional Facility
Route 36, Sonyea Road
Sonyea, NY 14556 0001
(585) 658-2871


Lakeview Shock Incarceration
Correctional Facility
P.O. Box T
Brocton, NY 14716
(716) 792-7100


Mid-State Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 216
Marcy, NY 13403 0216
(315) 768-8581


Mohawk Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 8450
6100 School Road
Rome, NY 13440
(315) 339-5232


Southport Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 2000
Pine City, NY 14871
(607) 737-0850


Upstate Correctional Facility
P.O Box 2000
Malone, NY 12953
(518) 483-6997


Wende Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 1187
Alden, NY 14004 1187
(716) 937-4000


Willard Drug Treatment Center
P.O. Box 303
Willard, NY 14588
(607) 869-5500

 

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
Apply To Specific Facility:

SUNY Binghamton
Administration Building AD2420
Binghamton, NY  13902

SUNY Cortland
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY  13045

SUNY Oswego
410 Culkin Hall
Oswego, NY  13126

SUNY Canton
34 Cornell Drive
Canton, NY  13617

SUNY New Paltz
Human Resources
1 Hawk Drive
Haggerty Building, Room 203
New Paltz, NY 12561

 

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF MENTAL HEALTH

Apply To:
New York State Office of Mental Health
Decentralized List Unit
44 Holland Avenue
Albany, NY  12229
(877) 691-8264


Bronx Psychiatric Center
1500 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461
(718) 931-0600


Buffalo Psychiatric Center
400 Forest Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14213
(716) 885-2261


Capital District Psychiatric Center
75 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 549-6000


Central New York Psychiatric Center
PO Box 300
Marcy, NY 13403
(315) 765-3600


Creedmoor Psychiatric Center
79 25 Winchester Boulevard
Queens Village, NY 11427
(718) 264-4000


Elmira Psychiatric Center
100 Washington Street
Elmira, NY 14902
(607) 737 4711


Greater Binghamton Health Center
425 Robinson Street
Binghamton, NY 13904
(607) 724-1391

Hutchings Psychiatric Center
620 Madison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
(315) 426-3600


Kingsboro Psychiatric Center
681 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 221-7700


Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center
600 East 125th Street
New York, NY 10035
(646) 672-6767


Manhattan Psychiatric Center
Wards Island Complex
Wards Island, NY 10035
(212) 369-0500


Mid Hudson Psychiatric Center
2834 Route 17M
New Hampton, NY 10958
(845) 374-8700


Mohawk Valley Psychiatric Center
1400 Noyes Street
Utica, NY 13502
(315) 738-3800


Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
140 Old Orangeburg Rd.
Orangeburg, NY 10962
(845) 398-5500


New York City Children's Center
Bronx Campus
1350 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461
(718) 239-3600


New York City Children's Center
Brooklyn Campus
1819 Bergen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 221-4500


New York City Children's Center
Queens Campus
74-03 Commonwealth Boulevard
Bellerose, NY 11426
(718) 264-4500


NYS Psychiatric Institute
1051 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10032
(212) 543-5000


Pilgrim Psychiatric Center
998 Crooked Hill Road
West Brentwood, NY 11717
(631) 761-3500


Rochester Psychiatric Center
1111 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 241-1200


Rockland Children's Psychiatric Center
2 First Avenue
Orangeburg, NY 10962
(845) 680-4000


Rockland Psychiatric Center
Old Orangeburg Road
Orangeburg, NY 10962
(845) 680-4000


Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Center
197 Half Hollow Road
Dix Hills, NY 11746
(631) 370-1701


St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center
1 Chimney Point Drive
Ogdensburg, NY 13669
(315) 541-2001


South Beach Psychiatric Center
777 Seaview Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305
(718) 667-2300


Western New York Children's
Psychiatric Center
1010 East and West Road
West Seneca, NY 14224 (716) 677-7000


 

Additional Information

New York State is an Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of the State of New York to provide for and promote equal opportunity employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without unlawful discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, disability, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, veteran or military service member status, marital status, domestic violence victim status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, arrest and/or criminal conviction record, or any other category protected by law, unless based upon a bona fide occupational qualification or other exception.

Appointment to many positions in State government require candidates to undergo an investigative screening. This may include a thorough character investigation, a Federal Bureau of Investigation Criminal Record History Check, a Child Abuse Registry clearance, or other similar procedures. Candidates may be fingerprinted and may be required to pay any necessary fees for that procedure. Depending on the nature of the job, the criminal convictions discovered, or any falsified or omitted information revealed, the investigative findings may bar appointment or result in removal after appointment.

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.

Reasonable Accommodations in Testing

It is the policy of the Department of Civil Service, in accordance with the New York State Human Rights Law and the Americans with Disabilities Act, to provide qualified persons with disabilities equal employment opportunity and equal opportunity to participate in and receive the benefits, services, programs, and activities of the Department. It is the policy of the Department to provide such persons reasonable accommodations and reasonable modifications as are necessary to provide equal opportunity. Persons with disabilities who require an accommodation to participate in an examination must note this on their application. Further information is available from the Test Administration Unit of the Department of Civil Service. In the Albany area, call 518-457-2487. Outside of the Albany area, call toll free at 1-877-697-5627. For TDD services, call NY Relay at 711 (requires a fee) or 1-800-662-1220.

New York State Residence Is Not Required For Most Positions

However, you must be eligible for employment in the United States.

Continuous Recruitment/Eligible Lists

Candidates who meet the qualifications and pass this examination will have their names placed on the eligible list in the order of final scores, regardless of the date on which they filed or took the test. Generally, the names of qualified candidates will remain on the eligible list for two years. Appeal of ratings will not be allowed as the opportunity for retest exists. The Department of Civil Service reserves the right to terminate this special recruitment program.

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Reissued: 12/17

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