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New York State Civil Service Nurse 2 in Hawthorne, New York

Minimum Qualifications

Transfer: Must currently be a permanent RN 2;

Candidates must be licensed and currently registered to practice nursing in New York State AND have one year of post-RN licensure clinical nursing experience. OR

Must currently be a permanent RN 1 with one year of post-licensure registered nurse clinical experience;


Must be active and reachable on the Civil Service Eligible List for RN 2.

Duties Description

RN 2 provides nursing services to the Developmental Disabilities population residing in our group homes.


  • Perform daily nursing assessments.

  • Act as health liaison with medical consultants.

  • Coordinate and schedule medical follow-up, including completion of consultations.

  • Provide first aid and emergency nursing care.

  • Provide supervision to the LPN’s and the direct care staff on medical issues.

  • Provide in-service health training to individuals, family and staff.

  • Monitor and order pharmaceutical supplies for each individual.

  • Meet documentation requirement i.e. obtaining & transcribing physicians’ orders, daily nursing note, semi-annual nursing summaries, health charts, medication regimen reviews and case review summaries.

  • Attend team reviews and present information, as needed.

    Additional Comments

If you are a RN 1 with one year post-licensure clinical nursing experience, you must submit a NYS-APP when applying for the position. Please note that starting salary for this title reflects the geographic pay differential, increased hiring salary and downstate adjustment. $70,982 - $80,454 – Posted Hiring Salary includes the sum of the statutory hiring rate for PS&T Grade 16 ($50,722), Geographic Differential ($12,871), Increased Hiring Salary ($4,363) and Downstate Adjustment ($3,026). Geographic Differential and Downstate Adjustment added to the job rate ($64,557) for the PS&T Grade 16.

Please reference the above EOA #20-092R in all correspondence.

Please note:

  • The assignment of PS&T employees will be made in accordance with the Memorandum of Understanding between PEF and Hudson Valley DDSOO regarding the posting of job vacancies.

  • Preference will be given to OPWDD employees impacted by closures. If you are being impacted by closure, please indicate this on your resume/cover letter.

  • All OPWDD employees must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Continued employment will depend on maintaining eligibility.

  • If you are employed by state government you may be able to receive loan forgiveness under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF). The PSLF Program forgives the remaining balance on Direct Loans after 120 qualifying monthly payments have been made under a qualifying repayment plan while working full-time for a qualifying employer. For more information on PSLF, please visit

  • Employees on long term leave can bid on positions but must be able to report to work within fourteen (14) days and be able to perform the essential functions of their positions with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes that he or she needs a reasonable accommodation, they should contact NYS OPWDD Workforce and Talent Management Central Office at (518) 473-9689 or Email at to obtain information and RA forms.


Date Posted: 01/13/21

Applications Due: 01/27/21

Vacancy ID: 84175

Agency: People With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

Title: Nurse 2

Occupational Category: Health Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade: 16

Bargaining Unit: PS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary Range: From $63098 to $71557 Annually

Employment Type: Full-Time

Appointment Type: Permanent

Jurisdictional Class: Competitive Class

Travel Percentage: 0%

Workweek: Variable

"Other" Explanation: Evening shift (3pm to 11:30pm) -

wk 1 - Sat/Sun wk 2 - Fri/Tue

Night shift (11pm to 7am) - wk 1- Sat/Sun wk 2 - Thu/Tue

Hours Per Week: 40

From: 7 AM

To: 3 PM

Flextime allowed?: No

Mandatory overtime?: No

Compressed workweek allowed?: No

Telecommuting allowed?: No

County: Westchester

City: Thiells

State: NY

Zip Code: 10984

Name: Hudson Valley DDSO Human Resources

Telephone: 845-947-6000, option 3, option 5

Fax: 845-947-6192

Email Address:

Street Address: 60 Chateau Lane

Street: 7 Wilbur Road