NYS Department of Health (DOH) Employment Opportunities

DOH Employment Opportunities Open to the Public

Below are job announcements for which DOH is currently recruiting. These positions are available to the general public.

These announcements outline minimum qualifications, salary range, location and filing deadlines for positions to be filled.

Current Vacancies

Position Grade Location Application Date
Certified Nursing Assistant at Montrose 8 Montrose July 1, 2021
Chief of Medical Services 68 Montrose Until Filled
Community Nursing Services Consultant HHS 22 New York City April 30, 2021
Director of Public Health NS Albany or New York 5/10/2021
Director of Veterans Home Nursing 2 M2 Montrose Until Filled
Excutive Assistant NS Albany 4/25/2021
Health Care Surveyor 2 (Nursing) 19 Albany, Buffalo, Central Islip, New Rochelle, New York City, Rochester, and Syracuse N/A
Health Institutions Clinical Director M-3 Albany April 30, 2021
Health Program Director 3 Center for Community Health NS Albany 5/10/2021
Health Systems Specialist 2 (Nutrition) 20 90 Church Street April 23, 2021
Health Systems Specialist 2 (Nutrition) 20 New Rochelle April 23, 2021
Health Systems Specialist 2 (Nutrition) 20 Albany April 13, 2021
Health Systems Specialist 2 (Social Work) 20 Central Islip April 23, 2021
Health Systems Specialist 2 (Social Work) 20 90 Church Street April 23, 2021
Health Systems Specialist 2 (Social Work) 20 New Rochelle April 23, 2021
Health Systems Spec. 2 (Social Work) 20 WRO/Rochester 4/13/2021
Hospital Nursing Services Consultant 22 Albany, Buffalo, Central Islip, New Rochelle, New York City, Rochester, and Syracuse NA
Hopsital Nursing Services Consultant 22 Albany 4/20/2021
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) 10 Montrose July 1, 2021
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Primarily Evenings 10 Batavia Until Filled
Nurse 1 - Variable Shifts (Primarily Evenings and Nights) 14 Batavia NA
Nurse 1 (Registered Nurse) SG-14 West Haverstraw, Batavia, Montrose, Oxford, Jamaica NA
Nurse 2 16 Batavia NA
Pharmacy Consultant 25 Albany, Buffalo, Central Islip, Hauppauge, New Rochelle, and New York City Until Filled
Public Health Inspector (Summer Positions) Hourly Canton, Geneva, Glens Falls, Hornell, Monticello, Oneonta, Saranac Lake, and Watertown 4/17/2021
Public Health Physician 2 38 Albany April 16, 2021
Public Health Program Nurse 24 Albany April 28, 2021
Senior Sanitarian 18 90 Church Street April 15, 2021
Senior Sanitarian 18 New Rochelle April 15, 2021

New York State is accepting applications for its Vaccination Sites (Clinical and Non Clinical Support Needed)

We are in immediate need of individuals to fulfill clinical and non-clinical responsibilities related to the public distribution of COVID-19 vaccines at various NYSDOH Point of Distribution (POD) sites. Apply online at www.vaccinejobsNY.com or https://careers.execu-search.com/jobs/263763.

Clinical Jobs Only: Registered Nurses, LPNS

The Department of Health has over 5,000 employees working in different positions throughout New York State, all dedicated to public health, excellence, integrity and teamwork. Opportunities also exist through Health Research Incorporated (HRI), an independent 501 (c)3 corporation established to seek and obtain grant money for the benefit of the Department. We are continuously seeking health care professionals and other talented individuals to join our team!

Primarily based in Albany, NY, the Department operates field offices in Albany, New York, Syracuse, Buffalo and Rochester, NY. The Department also directs and oversees patient care and research at five health care facilities - Helen Hayes Hospital; and, the New York State Veteran's Homes at Oxford, St. Albans, Batavia and Montrose.

New York State is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Transfers and Vacancies Open to New York State Employees Only


New York State Benefit Programs – Employee benefit programs available to state employees

Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) – PSLF forgives the remaining balance on your Direct Loans after you have made 120 qualifying monthly payments under a qualifying repayment plan while working full-time for a qualifying employer.