EEO Investigator/Trainer, Administration Office/EEO Office

New York City DEPT OF HEALTH/MENTAL HYGIENE - Queens, NY4.1

Full-time$56,000 - $78,000 a year
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**Civil Service Title: Investigator, 03 (Discipline)

The Office of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) within the Division of Administration is responsible for investigating claims of discrimination and sexual harassment, processing reasonable accommodations requests, and providing EEO-related training to agency employees and other workers.

DUTIES WILL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
  • Investigate discrimination complaints including interviewing complainant, respondent and all parties relevant to the complaint.
  • Prepare final comprehensive investigative report citing facts and relevant case law, statutes or regulations where necessary in support of a recommendation.
  • Process requests for reasonable accommodations including receiving, reviewing, and providing consultation concerning such requests and providing legal research regarding related legal issues that may arise.
  • Develops classroom and computer based training which may include training on EEO related case law, statutes, regulations, and legal guidance.
Minimum Qual Requirements
1. A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and four years of satisfactory full-time experience in one or more of the fields of accounting, auditing, correction administration, criminal justice administration and planning, forensic science, inspection, investigation, law enforcement, personnel administration, police science, and security, or in a major operational area of the agency in which the appointment is to be made; or
2. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college; or
3. Education and/or experience equivalent to "1" or "2" above.
Preferred Skills
  • Strong customer service orientation skills
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Flexibility when responding to multiple and often urgent directives
  • Strong organizational, computer, writing, analytical, and training skills are also preferred for the position.
Additional Information

**IMPORTANT NOTES TO ALL CANDIDATES:
Please note: If you are called for an interview you will be required to bring to your interview copies of original documentation, such as:
  • A document that establishes identity for employment eligibility, such as: A Valid U.S. Passport, Permanent Resident Card/Green Card, or Driver’s license.
  • Proof of Education according to the education requirements of the civil service title.
  • Current Resume
  • Proof of Address/NYC Residency dated within the last 60 days, such as: Recent Utility Bill (i.e. Telephone, Cable, Mobile Phone)
Additional documentation may be required to evaluate your qualification as outlined in this posting’s “Minimum Qualification Requirements” section. Examples of additional documentation may be, but not limited to: college transcript, experience verification or professional trade licenses.

If after your interview you are the selected candidate you will be contacted to schedule an on-boarding appointment. By the time of this appointment you will be asked to produce the originals of the above documents along with your original Social Security card.

**LOAN FORGIVENESS

The federal government provides student loan forgiveness through its Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) to all qualifying public service employees. Working with the DOHMH qualifies you as a public service employee and you may be able to take advantage of this program while working full-time and meeting the program’s other requirements.

Please visit the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program site to view the eligibility requirements:

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service
To Apply
Apply online with a cover letter to https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/. In the Job ID search bar, enter: job ID number # 366789.

We appreciate the interest and thank all applicants who apply, but only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

The NYC Health Department is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse and culturally responsive workforce. We strongly encourage people of color, people with disabilities, veterans, women, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender and gender non-conforming persons to apply.

All applicants will be considered without regard to actual or perceived race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, age, prior record of arrest; or any other basis prohibited by law.
Residency Requirement
New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.