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Ann Marie T. Sullivan, M.D., Commissioner
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

Announcement of Transfer Opportunity
Clerk 2


NYS Office of Mental Health
Central Office
75 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, New York 12208

The Office of Mental Health (OMH) is seeking a qualified State employee to fill the position of Clerk 2, Grade 9 assigned to Administrative Support Services Group, Capital Operations. Capital Operations is conveniently located on the grounds of the Capital District Psychiatric Center at 75 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY. Covered parking is available on site for a nominal fee.


SG - 9 / $33,306 - $40,936
Negotiating Unit - CSEA


Please Note: You must be a current employee of New York State to be eligible to apply for appointment to this position.

Candidate must have permanent status as a Clerk 2, Grade 9 and be eligible for lateral transfer; OR be eligible for transfer via Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law by having at least one year of permanent service in a qualifying title within two salary grades of the grade 9 level. If you are unsure as to whether your title qualifies for transfer, you may contact for a determination.


The incumbent of this position will perform clerical processing and records maintenance activities for the Capital Operations Unit. Duties to be performed may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Daily data entry into the Project Management System (PMS) updating various capital projects.
  • Run/print various reports utilizing CAMS, PMS and Crystal Reports.
  • Maintain and update project files.
  • Responsible for office equipment such as photocopiers and perform simple maintenance tasks such as adding toner, paper and ordering copy paper.
  • Use Word, Excel and Adobe Professional.
  • Assist in answering phone calls.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualified candidates should submit their resume no later than August 29, 2014, either via e-mail to or to:

Grethe Kvernes
Bureau of Central Office Personnel Services
NYS Office of Mental Health
44 Holland Avenue
Albany, New York 12229

Please ensure that your resume includes your current Civil Service title, grade level, and appointment date to that grade level. 

You are advised that, should you accept a job offer with the Office of Mental Health, you may be required to be fingerprinted and pay a fingerprint fee.

For information concerning the various benefits available to you as a NYS employee, go to Orientation to NYS Employment Leaving OMH site, a site maintained by the NYS Governor's Office of Employee Relations. By linking to the GOER site, you will be leaving the Office of Mental Health's web site. To easily return to this Office of Mental Health site, add us to your favorites or bookmark our site.

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OMH is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Comments or questions about the information on this page can be directed to the Center for Human Resources Management.