This is a Competitive-Class position.
TO: ALL COUNTY EMPLOYEES AND ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES
FROM: Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck, Commissioner of Mental Health
Mental Health Department, 239 Golden Hill Lane, Kingston, NY 12401
***Please send all applications to the above address.
JOB VACANCY: Staff Psychiatrist / Permanent-Provisional / Full-Time / Benefitted
LOCATION: Mental Health Department (Highland)
SALARY: $99.15 Per Hour / Grade 33
FILL DATE: March 28, 2012
DISTINGUISHED FEATURES OF THE CLASS:
professional medical and psychiatric services for clients of the community
mental health agency.
Work is performed under the general direction of the Supervising
The incumbent is permitted much latitude to exercise independent
Supervision and training may be provided to resident psychiatrists,
psychologists and other subordinate staff members.
Does related work as required.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL
professional knowledge of the practice of psychiatry; good knowledge of
current psychiatric treatment and trends; the ability to supervise and
instruct staff members; the ability to develop good community relations; the
ability to write clear and concise reports; the ability to exercise sound
judgment in evaluating patient condition and making decisions on an
appropriate course of treatment.
of a license to practice medicine in
Special Requirement for appointment to Ulster County positions: In accordance with Ulster County Legislative Local Law Number 14 of 2007 or by other State and Federal Statutes, candidates for employment to all Ulster County positions must obtain clearance for appointment from the Department of Criminal Justice System or other mandated Federal and State regulatory authority based upon fingerprinting and a criminal history background check. This position will require a criminal background check and a candidate will be required to complete and sign a Criminal Background Investigation Release Form. Upon a conditional employment offer, a candidate will be required to be fingerprinted accordingly.
If college or university education is indicated; transcripts are required and should be attached to all applications received. A candidate lacking the required transcripts will receive a conditional approval pending the receipt of transcripts.
*All Civil Service Laws and Rules apply.