Professional Career Opportunities - Job Title Details
Public Safety Grants Representative Trainee 1, G-13
As a Public Safety Grants Representative, you would monitor, oversee, direct, and administer criminal justice and homeland security grant programs at the Division of Criminal Justice Services and the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services. They review applications and preliminary proposals for grant funds, provide guidance in technical program areas and budget preparation, and evaluate funded projects for compliance with program goals, objectives, contract provisions, and budgetary expenditures.
Trainees will receive a combination of structured training, on-the-job training, and/or practical job performance to gain the knowledge and experience necessary to function at the full performance level.
You must meet the requirements below to qualify for this title.
Public Safety Grants Representative Trainee 1 previously known as Criminal Justice Program Representative Trainee 1
Bachelor's or higher degree.
Most employees will be appointed to the Trainee 1 job title.
Appointments to this job title require a two-year traineeship that starts at the Trainee 1, G-13, and advances, after one year of acceptable performance, to Trainee 2, G-14. After one year of acceptable performance as a Trainee 2, employees advance to the Criminal Justice Program Representative 1, G-18, job title described above. No further Civil Service examination is required for advancement from Trainee 1 to Trainee 2, or from Trainee 2 to the Criminal Justice Program Representative 1 job title.
Advanced Placement Appointments - For most trainee titles, employees may be able to be appointed directly to the Trainee 2 level or to the Criminal Justice Program Representative 1 title if they meet certain qualifications. This is known as advanced placement and is at the discretion of the hiring agency. View the qualifications for advanced placement, at: https://www.cs.ny.gov/extdocs/pco/advanced.placement.MQ.2019.pdf.
You must have or expect to receive a bachelor's or higher degree by September 1, 2020.
The 2019 PCO will be open for application from January 18, 2019. To apply for the examination for this PCO Generalist Job Title you must apply for the PCO examination by February 20, 2019 and take the PCO written test in April of 2019. The application for and information about the PCO examination is at: https://www.cs.ny.gov/pco/