Public Health Field Services Rep 1

Grade 18

New York State has approximately 79 positions* in this title statewide. You may view a breakdown of positions by county. This position exists in Health, Department of. View links to all New York State agencies including agencies that have this title. For more information, New York State employees can contact the Career Mobility Office at (518) 485-6199 or (800) 553-1322. If you are not a current New York State employee, you can use the Department of Civil Service Web site to explore possible employment opportunities.

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Career Ladder

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  1. Public Health Field Services Rep Tr 1

    Similar to Grade 13

  2. Public Health Field Services Rep Tr 2

    Similar to Grade 14

  3. Public Health Field Services Rep 1

    Grade 18

  4. Public Health Field Services Rep 2

    Grade 23

Summary of Job Description

Public Health Field Services Representatives perform on-site reviews of public health programs in an assigned geographic region to ensure compliance with State and federal public health laws, rules, regulations, and guidelines; monitor the provision of public health programs and services; provide education and training on public health issues to a variety of groups; and provide technical assistance to local health organizations to develop quality public health outreach, control, prevention, and intervention programs.

View the classification standard for this title, on the Classification and Compensation webpage.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

Please note: qualifications for this position may be subject to change. If substitutions for education and/or experience are allowed, this information would be available on the announcement.

There are three examinations for this position. Please note: New York State employees may qualify for all three.

For qualified employees of New York State: The examinations used to fill this position are called Public Administration Traineeship Transition (PATT) [#00-437], and Public Health Field Services Representative Trainee 1 [#00-464] and the Professional Careers Opportunities  (PCO) [#26-782]

Public Health Field Services Representative Trainee 1 / #00-464:
On or before the date of examination, you must be a qualified employee of the New York State Department of Health and have had three months of permanent competitive, permanent non-competitive,* or 55-b/55-c service as an Aids Program Representative 1, Aids Program Representative 1 (Spanish Language), Aids Program Representative 2, Public Health Representative 1, Public Health Representative 1 (Spanish Language), or Public Health Representative 2.

Only the title or titles listed are qualifying.

For all other qualified individuals: The examinations used to fill this title are PATT and the PCO.

For informational purposes only, click on the examination number(s) listed below to see the current or previous examination(s) that are used to fill this title.

00-464 00-500 26-872

How to Apply

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Career Mobility

Career mobility is not just limited to the titles in the Career Ladder, above. Additional movement may be achieved through other examinations, additional education and/or work experience or transfer opportunities. For additional information or clarification of transfer determinations, current State employees should contact the Career Mobility Office. Visit ELMS Online to view established open-competitive, promotion, and transition eligible lists. If you are not a current New York State employee, see Employment Opportunities with New York State and find out how to become a New York State employee.

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