The Department of Public Health Services is seeking a Public Health Educator. This position involves responsibility for the implementation of a coordinated plan for public health education services for the purpose of promoting, improving and maintaining personal and community health for residents of Sullivan County. Duties will include conducting seminars, training sessions, group discussions and similar programs in connection with the delivery of public health education services promoted by the Sullivan County Public Health Services. Work is performed under general supervision of the Public Health Director or his/her designee.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Either: Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Baccalaureate Degree or higher in health education, health sciences, public health, health promotion, community health or health communications; or Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Baccalaureate Degree or higher in an education, nursing, epidemiology, wellness and fitness or nutrition and one (1) year experience in health education; or; Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Baccalaureate Degree or higher in marketing, human services, social work or psychology and two (2) years’ experience in health education.

NOTE: Incumbents must satisfactorily complete fifteen (15) hours of continuing education in health education related topics approved by the New York Health Department within one (1) year of appointment.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Certain assignments made to employees in this class will require some evening or weekend hours and access to transportation to meet fieldwork requirements made in the ordinary course of business in a timely and efficient manner. NOTE: Please submit proof of degree with application.

Salary: $33,304.00.00 – $37,004.00*; after 6 months $35,057.00 - $38,952.00*

This position is a competitive position which is subject to civil service examination. All new county hires must certify to residency within six (6) months of permanent appointment.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION SEND YOUR APPLICATION AND/OR RESUME TO THE SULLIVAN COUNTY PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT, 100 NORTH STREET, MONTICELLO, NEW YORK 12701, (845-807-0485) by close of business, Friday, September 11, 2015.

*Note salary is dependent upon years of service and contract language.

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The Department of Family Services is seeking applicants for the position of Case Services Aide. This position is responsible for providing transportation and escort services to Department of Family Services to relieve casework staff from routine transportation duties. Incumbents will also be responsible for supervising home visitation involving children among other duties.

Salary: Entry: $25,627.00; Full $26,976.00

Minimum Qualifications: At the time of appointment, candidates must possess an appropriate New York State license to operate a motor vehicle. Candidates must successfully complete a defensive driving course either before appointment or within the period following appointment.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, SEND YOUR APPLICATION AND/OR RESUME TO THE SULLIVAN COUNTY PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT, 100 NORTH STREET, P.O. BOX 5012, MONTICELLO, NEW YORK 12701 (845-807-0485) BY close of business Friday, September 11, 2015.


Sullivan County Department of Family Services is seeking a DEPUTY COMMISSIONER OF FAMILY SERVICES. This position involves responsibility for assisting the commissioner in administering programs in the Family Services Agency as defined in the Social Services Law. Work is performed under the general direction of the Commissioner of Family Services in accordance with established policies and objectives with considerable leeway for the exercise of independent judgment in planning and executing assignments. Administrative supervision is exercised over the work of all subordinate staff.

The incumbent must possess comprehensive knowledge of federal, state and local laws, rules, regulations and case law relating to the administration of social services and economic security programs; ability to plan, direct and supervise the work of others; ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with the public and other professional contacts;

Candidates must possess a Master's Degree or higher in a Health or Medical Field, Social Work, Public Administration, Business Administration or a related field, and two (2) years of acceptable administrative experience, one year of which shall have involved the supervision of other employees; or a Bachelor's Degree in a Health or Medical Field, Social Work, Business Administration, or a related field, and three (3) years of acceptable administrative experience, one year of which shall have involved the supervision of other employee.

This position may be subject to civil service examination. All new hires to County employment must certify to County residency within 6 months of appointment.

Submit application and resume to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North Street, Monticello, NY 12701 on or before September 11, 2015.

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Junior Accountant

Sullivan County Center for Workforce Development is seeking to fill a vacancy for Junior Accountant. This position involves responsibility for developing and overseeing the account keeping, auditing procedures and bookkeeping procedures for an administrative unit or department. The work is performed in accordance with general instruction received from the department head with leeway permitted for the exercise of independent judgment. May supervise work of a clerical staff.

Minimum qualifications: Either:

(A)Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree or higher in business administration, accounting or a related field and two (2) years of experience involving maintenance of double entry accounting system including the preparation of financial statements; or
(B)Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university – or one accredited by New York State Board of Regents with an Associate’s degree or higher in business administration, accounting or a related field and four (4) years of as described above; or
(C)High School Diploma and six (6) years of progressively responsible experience as described above.

Salary: Entry: $ 40,986. - $45,540.* Full: $43,143. - $47,937.*

Position is subject to civil service examination. All new employees to County service must certify to County residency within 6 months of appointment.

Submit application and resume to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North St., P.O. Box 5012, Monticello, NY 12701. Applications will be accepted until the close of business on September 4, 2015.

*Note: Salary is dependent upon years of service and contract language.

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The Sullivan County Division of Planning & Environmental Management is seeking a planning professional to join a team of professionals providing leadership, technical assistance and programming to 15 towns, 6 villages and more than 30 hamlets in the scenic Catskills region of upstate New York. Located within a 2 hour drive from New York City, Sullivan County is home of the Bethel Woods Performing Arts Center at the site of the historic 1969 Woodstock festival, the Upper Delaware River National Park and the planned Montreign/Adelaar casino resort.

Position duties include assisting with the development and implementation of planning studies and programmatic initiatives; identifying, applying for and administering state and federal grants; providing technical assistance to local municipalities, community groups and businesses; developing and implementing training programs for local municipal board members; and preparing and conducting written, oral and graphic presentations to inform legislative bodies, governing boards, agency heads and the general public. The Division addresses a wide variety of planning issues and community needs including main street revitalization, economic and small business development, farmland protection and agricultural development, open space, recreation and trail planning, tourism, housing rehabilitation, etc.

The Division is looking to fill one of the following positions:

Planner: Applicants for this position must possess either: (A) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Master’s Degree or higher in Planning or a closely related field; or (B) Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Planning; architecture, landscape architecture, civil engineering, environmental studies, geography, public administration or a closely related field and two (2) years of experience in municipal, community or regional planning.

Associate Planner: Applicants for this position must possess either: (A) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Master’s Degree or higher in planning, architecture, civil engineering, environmental studies, geography, landscape architecture, public administration or a closely related field and two (2) years of experience in municipal, community or regional planning; or (B) Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Planning; architecture, landscape architecture, civil engineering, environmental studies, geography, public administration or a closely related field and four (4) years of experience in municipal, community or regional planning.

Senior Planner: Applicants for this position must possess either: (A) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Master’s Degree or higher in planning, architecture, civil engineering, environmental studies, geography, landscape architecture, public administration or a closely related field and three (3) years of experience in municipal, community or regional planning; or (B) Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Planning; architecture, landscape architecture, civil engineering, environmental studies, geography, public administration or a closely related field and five (5) years of experience in municipal, community or regional planning.

All of the foregoing positions are competitive class positions subject to the civil service examination process. Salary grade and position title to be determined based on experience.

All newly hired county government employees must certify to Sullivan County residency within six months of appointment.

Submit application/resume to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North Street, PO Box 5012, Monticello, NY 12701 Please specify which position you are applying for. Position will remain open until filled.

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Sullivan County Division of Public Works is seeking an AUTOMOTIVE MECHANIC.
This position involves responsibility for efficient and skillful performance of a variety of automotive, truck, construction and maintenance equipment repair or maintenance tasks; general instructions are received regarding work assignments, with leeway permitted for completing work; does related work as required. Supervision is not a responsibility of this position, although assistance and/or instructions may be provided to Mechanic's Helper.

An incumbent must possess thorough knowledge of standard automotive and equipment repair methods and of the terminology and tools of the trade; demonstrated ability to make the difficult repairs to automotive and other mechanical equipment; ability to work from diagrams, specifications and oral instructions; ability to lay out work for self and others; ability to work from plans and specifications and to follow rough sketches and oral instructions; mechanical aptitude; good motor and hand and eye coordination; manual dexterity; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the positions.

Candidates must possess two (2) years of experience in performing maintenance and repair duties. Candidates must provide adequate information about their experience to demonstrate that they have become knowledgeable and are able to perform standard automotive maintenance and repair tasks.
Special Requirements for Appointment: Possession of a valid CDL-B New York State Motor Vehicle driver’s license with air brake endorsement, within six (6) months of appointment. Possession of a Motor Vehicle Inspector's Certificate, Class 1and 2, issued by the State Department of Motor Vehicles within six (6) months of appointment.

All new hires to County employment must certify to County residency within 6 months of appointment.

Submit application and resume to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North Street, Monticello, NY 12701. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

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Sullivan County Division of Public Works is seeking an AUTOMOTIVE BODY REPAIRER.
Under supervision, an employee in this class performs skilled work in the repair and preservation of automotive equipment bodies. General instructions are given regarding jobs to be performed, allowing considerable latitude for planning and implementation of assignments. Work is checked during progress and upon completion by a supervisor.

An incumbent must possess good knowledge of the practices, tools, materials, and terminology used in automotive body repair work; good knowledge of the operations of gas and electric arc welding equipment; good knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the work; skill in the use of tools associated with automotive body repair work, including painting equipment; ability to follow written and oral instructions; ability to lay out and follow through work assignments; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Special Requirement for Appointment: Possession of a valid New York State Class B Commercial Driver’s License.

Candidates must possess two (2) years of experience in performing automotive body repair duties.

All new hires to County employment must certify to County residency within 6 months of appointment.

Submit application and resume to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North Street, Monticello, NY 12701. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

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THE SULLIVAN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY SERVICES IS SEEKING TEMPORARY EMPLOYEES TO ASSIST THE DEPARTMENT WITH ADMINISTERING HEAP BENEFITS:

The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is a federally funded program that assists low-income New Yorkers with the cost of heating their homes. HEAP also offers an emergency benefit for households in a heat or heat related energy emergency.

Position Title: Account Clerk Temporary Full Time (TFT)

Minimum Qualifications: There are no academic or experience qualifications for this title. To be eligible for appointment, candidates must demonstrate entry level account clerical/auditing aptitude and competence by successfully participating in an entry level account clerical/auditing examination.

Salary: $11.79/hour

Note: This is a temporary, full time position: 35 hour work week, employment up to a maximum of six (6) months.

Examinations are held every Wednesday, by appointment only.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, SEND YOUR APPLICATION AND/OR RESUME TO THE SULLIVAN COUNTY PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT, 100 NORTH STREET, P.O. BOX 5012, MONTICELLO, NEW YORK 12701 (845-807-0485).


Sullivan County Division of Public Works is seeking a DIRECTOR OF TRANSPORTATION. This position involves responsibility for the administration and coordination of all aspects of the county run public transportation system. The duties include planning, developing, coordinating and directing the operation of a county-wide public transportation system. The incumbent will also be responsible for managing the purchase of service agreements and supervision of employees involved in the operation of buses and vans and related support services to ensure that the mission and goals of the Sullivan County Coordinated Transportation Services Plan are fulfilled. Incumbents will also be expected to use independent judgment to resolve specific transportation related problems, facilitate the further development and coordination of county-wide transportation services and implement the established transportation plan. The incumbent will ensure that the Transportation Department is in full compliance with Federal, State and local laws, rules and regulations governing the operation of public transit and paratransit services. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Commissioner of Public Works.

Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher and four (4) years of progressive experience in transportation, two (2) years of which shall have involved supervision; or an Associate’s degree or sixty (60) credit hours of college study and six (6) years of experience as described above, two (2) years of which shall have involved supervision; or possession of a high school diploma or a general equivalency diploma and eight (8) years of experience as described above, two (2) years of which shall have involved supervision. Candidates must possess an appropriate New York State Motor Vehicle Operator’s License.

Please note that this position is a competitive class position which is subject to civil service examination. All new hires to County employment must certify to County residency within 6 months of appointment.

Submit application and resume to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North Street, Monticello, NY 12701. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

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The Sullivan County District Attorney is searching to fill the following positions:

Senior District Attorney's Investigator
This position involves responsibility for the administrative direction and supervision for the investigators assigned to the Fraud Investigative Team; the investigation of criminal complaints both independently and in conjunction with other law enforcement agencies. MINIMUM QUALFIFICATIONS: (A) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents with a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Criminal Justice and four (4) years of experience as a Police Officer with an MPTC or equivalent certifications*, including extensive experience in felony level criminal investigations as an investigator/detective, electronic surveillance, three (3) years of which shall have involved the supervision of other Police Officers, specialized training to include homicide and death investigations, narcotics investigations, covert surveillance training; and sex crime investigations, or; (B) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents with an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice and six (6) years of experience as described in (A) above and three (3) years of which shall have involved the supervision of other Police Officers; or (C) Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and ten (10) years of experience as described in (A) above and three (3) years of which shall have involved the supervision of other Police Officers. Salary Range $60,000 to $70,700. NOTE: *refers to the candidate's having received certification of completion of the Police Basic Course Practice and procedure as set forth in NYCRR 6020.

District Attorney's Investigator
This position involves responsibility for the investigation of criminal complaints both independently and in conjunction with other law enforcement agencies.
MINIMUM QUALFIFICATIONS (A) Possession of a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and four (4) years of experience as Police Officer with an MPTC or equivalent certification*, including extensive experience in Felony level criminal investigations as an investigator/detective, electronic surveillance, three (3) years of which shall have involved the supervision of other Police Officers; Specialized training to include homicide and death investigations, narcotics, investigations, covert surveillance training and sex crime investigations or (B) Possession of an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice and six (6) years of experience as described in (A) above, three (3) years of which shall have involved the supervision of other Police Officers; or (C) Possession of High School diploma or GED + ten (10) years of experience as described in (A) above, three (3) years of which shall have involved supervision of other police officers. Salary Range $40,000 to $60,000. NOTE: *refers to the candidate's having received certification of completion of the Police Basic Course Practice and procedure as set forth in NYCRR 6020.

Submit application and resume to Sullivan County District Attorney, L.H.C. Courthouse, 414 Broadway, Monticello, New York 12701 or by email to Susan.Landis@co.sullivan.ny.us.

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Nutritionist – WIC (Per Diem)

Sullivan County Public Health Services is seeking to fill a vacancy for a per diem Nutritionist. This is a professional position involving responsibility for planning, implementing, and evaluating a nutrition education program for participants in a County public health program for pregnant, postpartum and breast-feeding women and parents or caretakers of infants and children (WIC Program).

Minimum qualifications: Either:

(a)Possession of a license or certification to practice as a Registered Dietitian; Or
(b)Possession of a Master’s Degree or PhD from a regionally accredited college or university in nutrition or public health with a concentration in nutrition; Or
(c)Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited college or university in Nutrition, health-related field or home economics with an emphasis in nutrition with one year of WIC experience.

Salary: $ 18.9291/hour.     After 6 mos. $19.9252/hour.

Position is subject to civil service examination. Employee must certify to County residency within 6 months of appointment.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit applications to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North St., P.O. Box 5012, Monticello, NY 12701.

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Nutritionist – WIC

Sullivan County Public Health Services is seeking to fill a vacancy for Nutritionist. This is a professional position involving responsibility for planning, implementing, and evaluating a nutrition education program for participants in a County public health program for pregnant, postpartum and breast-feeding women and parents or caretakers of infants and children (WIC Program).

Minimum qualifications: Either:

(a)Possession of a license or certification to practice as a Registered Dietitian; Or
(b)Possession of a Master’s Degree or PhD from a regionally accredited college or university in nutrition or public health with a concentration in nutrition; Or
(c)Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited college or university in Nutrition, health-related field or home economics with an emphasis in nutrition with one year of WIC experience.

Salary: $ 38,426. After 6 mos. $40,448.

Position is subject to civil service examination. Employee must certify to County residency within 6 months of appointment.

Submit application/resume and exam fee to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North St., P.O. Box 5012, Monticello, NY 12701. Applications accepted until the position is filled

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Sullivan County Division of Planning & Environmental Management is seeking an ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PLANNER. This is a mid-level professional planning position responsible for a diverse range of planning and economic development program functions. These assignments may include, but are not limited to, program planning, small business development, reporting and program evaluation, financial management, assisting in the development of economic and community revitalization plans and participating in the identification and application of State and Federal grants. Work assignments may increase in level of complexity and responsibility as the incumbents' professional competence increases.

Candidate must possess a Master's Degree or higher in planning, economic development, community development, business studies, environmental studies, geography, public administration or a closely related field and four (4) years’ experience in community and economic development planning; or a Bachelor's Degree or higher in planning; economic development, community development, business studies, environmental studies, geography, public administration or a closely related field and six (6) years of experience as described above.
Note: Post Bachelor’s work in planning or a closely related field can be substituted on a basis of thirty (30) credits being equivalent to one (1) year of required experience.

All new hires to County employment must certify to County residency within 6 months of appointment.

Submit applications and resumes to Sullivan County Personnel Department, 100 North Street, Monticello, NY 12701. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES
is searching to filling the following positions:

Public Health Nurse - This is a professional nursing position responsible for providing nursing assessment and education to clients in the community, public health clinic setting and in the home setting.  Incumbent assists in providing guidance to Community Health Nurses (Public Health) and Registered Professional Nurses Licensure and current registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State and a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four (4) year college or university and two (2) years clinical experience in home care, acute care or a field related to public/community health.

Registered Nurses - are needed to do home care, clinics, maternal child health, and public health programs.  We prefer nurses who are experienced, flexible and highly organized to further our mission of protecting and promoting the health of Sullivan County residents.  You must have a minimum of a registered nurse licensure in New York State, with experience in public health, acute care and/or home care desired. We use a state-of-the-art computer documentation system.

Home Health Aides- This position involves personal care and homemaking services for sick, disabled or aged persons at their place of residence.  Certification of successful completion of a New York State established or other training program that meets Federal requirements of Section 484.36.   If you would like to join our team of supportive colleagues and enjoy personal growth, learning opportunities, advanced technology and an outstanding benefits package.

Please send your resume to:
Sullivan County Personnel Department
PO Box 5012, 100 North Street
Monticello,  N.Y. 12701.

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