DEPT OF HEALTH/MENTAL HYGIENE
DEPT OF HEALTH/MENTAL HYGIENE
Job Posting Notice
Clearance Supervisor , Bureau of Childcare
Civil Service Title
ASSOCIATE INVESTIGATOR (NOT PR
Health, Public Safety, Inspections, & Enforcement
125 Worth Street, Nyc
# of Positions
Title Code No
Proposed Salary Range
$ 51,079.00 – $ 76,332.00 (Annual)
The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s Division of Environmental Health works to prevent and control illness and injury related to environmental and occupational health risks through outreach, education, surveillance, and enforcement. With staff of 1,000, the Division covers a broad range of subject matter, including oversight of environmental investigations, lead poisoning, injury prevention, occupational health, food safety, child care, radiation control, recreational and drinking water quality, air quality, climate health, vector control, veterinary public health and pest control. The Bureau of Child Care ensures that child care services in New York City operate in compliance with the New York City Health Code and New York State Social Service regulations and are licensed or permitted as required by law. The Bureau routinely monitors child care programs to protect the health and safety of children while in the child care environment, and actively works to improve and expand access to high quality programs which support early childhood development and learning. The Bureau seeks to hire two Associate Investigators to serve as Clearance Supervisors to ensure compliance with legislative mandates to conduct comprehensive background checks for child care staff.
DUTIES WILL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
Assign, supervise and evaluate Clearance Administrators in the conduct of investigations.
Provide technical assistance in reviewing, interpreting, and the proper reporting of clearance results.
Responsible for the maintenance of confidential records for all investigations performed.
Perform quality assurance review of Clearance Administrators’ processing of investigations and database entries.
Conduct special investigations which are of more than ordinary difficulty by reason of greater complexity or hazard.
Review and issue approval or denial of clearance requests and ensure accuracy of data release.
Minimum Qual Requirements
1. A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and five years of satisfactory, full-time experience as an investigator evaluating credit worthiness, searching for assets, verifying information concerning education, experience, and other personal qualifications bearing upon character and fitness for employment, or performing investigations involving the research, compilation and/or location of evidence or information in order to build a case or uncover activities of a criminal, corrupt, unlawful or unethical nature; or
2. An associate degree or 60 semester credits from an accredited college and four years of satisfactory, full-time experience as described in “1” above; or
3. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and two years of satisfactory, full-time experience as described in “1” above; or
4. Education and/or experience equivalent to “1”, “2”, or “3” above.
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills; Highly organized, strong attention to detail; solution oriented; Dedication to customer service; Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment; Working knowledge of child care regulations; Experience with data entry and querying large datasets;
**IMPORTANT NOTES TO ALL CANDIDATES:
Please note: If you are called for an interview you will be required to bring to your interview copies of original documentation, such as:
A document that establishes identity for employment eligibility, such as: A Valid U.S. Passport, Permanent Resident Card/Green Card, or Driver’s license.
Proof of Education according to the education requirements of the civil service title.
Proof of Address/NYC Residency dated within the last 60 days, such as: Recent Utility Bill (i.e. Telephone, Cable, Mobile Phone)
Additional documentation may be required to evaluate your qualification as outlined in this posting’s “Minimum Qualification Requirements” section. Examples of additional documentation may be, but not limited to: college transcript, experience verification or professional trade licenses.
If after your interview you are the selected candidate you will be contacted to schedule an on-boarding appointment. By the time of this appointment you will be asked to produce the originals of the above documents along with your original Social Security card.
The federal government provides student loan forgiveness through its Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) to all qualifying public service employees. Working with the DOHMH qualifies you as a public service employee and you may be able to take advantage of this program while working full-time and meeting the program’s other requirements.
Please visit the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program site to view the eligibility requirements:
“FINAL APPOINTMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT & BUDGET APPROVAL”
Apply online with a cover letter to https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/. In the Job ID search bar, enter: job ID number # 467503.
We appreciate the interest and thank all applicants who apply, but only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.
The NYC Health Department is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse and culturally responsive workforce. We strongly encourage people of color, people with disabilities, veterans, women, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender and gender non-conforming persons to apply.
All applicants will be considered without regard to actual or perceived race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, age, prior record of arrest; or any other basis prohibited by law.
NOTE: This position is open to qualified persons with a disability who are eligible for the 55-a Program. Please indicate in your resume that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a Program.
To apply for this job please visit a127-jobs.nyc.gov.