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
Assistant Research Scientist or Research Scientist 1 or 2 (Biastatistics or Health Services Research) 14/18/22 Albany 11/15/2021
Principal Laboratory Animal Caretaker 11 Albany 11/15/2021
Supervisor Veterans Home Fiscal Administration - 91128 661 Montrose Until Filled
Hearing Officer 25 Albany 10/29/2021
Senior Architect 24 Albany 11/12/2021
Aids Program Manager 1 27 Albany 10/26/2021
Plant Utilities Engineer 1 14 Albany 10/29/2021
Research Scientist Assistant 1 (Analytical Chemistry) 18 Albany until filled
AIDS Program Manager 1 27 Albany 10/26/2021
Health Program Administrator 4 663 NYC 10/28/2021
Investigative Specialist 3 (PC) 25 Syracuse 10/26/2021
Hospital Nursing Services Consultant 22 NYC 11/1/2021
Senior Sanitarian 18 Glens Falls 10/25/2021
Senior Sanitarian 18 Syracuse 10/25/2021
Assistant Research Scientist, or Research Scientist 1/2 (Epidemiology) 14/18/22 Albany 10/25/2021
Environmental Laboratory Consultant 22 Albany 10/28/2021
Hospital Nursing Services Consultant 22 New Rochelle 10/24/2021
Nursing Assistant (Certified) 8 Queens 11/4/2021
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - 90288 8 Montrose 12/31/2021
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - 90085 10 Montrose 12/31/2021
Nurse 1 or 2 - 90001 14/16 Montrose 12/31/2021
Supervisor Veterans Home Fiscal Administration - 91128 661 Montrose Until Filled
Program Research Specialist 3 (Public Health) - 17194 23 Albany Until Filled
Chief of Medical Services 68 Montrose Until Filled
Director of Veterans Home Nursing 2 M2 Montrose Until Filled
Health Care Surveyor 2 (Nursing) 19 Albany, Buffalo, Central Islip, New Rochelle, New York City, Rochester, and Syracuse N/A
Hospital Nursing Services Consultant 22 Albany, Buffalo, Central Islip, New Rochelle, New York City, Rochester, and Syracuse NA
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

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Additional Employment Opportunities

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.