New York State Police

Civilian Employment

Position Information

Application Due By: August 16, 2017
Title:General Mechanic
Various Counties
Employment Type:Full Time
Union Representation:CSEA Operational
Duties & Responsibilities:Performs journeyman work in one trade, and skilled level work in a combination of other trades in the repair and maintenance of facilities and equipment.

Responsible for the supervision of staff in maintenance, repair, installation and construction activities.

Interprets and must understand plans, diagrams, architectural blueprints and specifications.

Utilizes craft(s) related tools, machines, equipment and materials.

Possesses knowledge of applicable standards and plumbing and electrical code regulations.

Minimum and/or Preferred Qualifications:Four years of full-time experience in a trade under a skilled journeyman which would provide training equivalent to an apprenticeship program,


Apprentice training in a trade,


Training gained by completion of technical courses in a trade at a school or institute may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.

Preference will be given to candidates who are currently employed by the New York State Police in a title allocated SG-9 or higher and who have served in that capacity for at least one (1) year.
Additional Comments:Starting Salary: $40,172.00.

Troop D Headquarters - Oneida, New York
Troop E Headquarters - Canandaigua, New York
Troop F Headquarters - Middletown, New York

Resumes will be evaluated to determine whether candidates will proceed to the interview phase of the process.

This position does not require that the candidate have taken and passed a NYS Civil Service examination, or currently hold a qualifying position within the NYS Civil Service System. This position will be filled through a resume review and interview process.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Contact Information

Contact Name:MaryEllen Tedesco, Director of Personnel
Contact Address:New York State Police
Building 22
1220 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12226
Contact Phone:518/457-3840
Contact Fax:518/485-2293
Additional Instructions:Kindly submit via U.S. Mail or FAX a letter of intent and complete resume.

Web page posted August 1, 2017