Employment Opportunities at the Office of General Services

Working at the Office of General Services

The Office of General Services (OGS) is an agency of approximately 1,600 employees covering a broad spectrum of job responsibilities, educational and work backgrounds, and geographic locations. Among our employees are: administrative, information technology, and real estate professionals; office assistants; facility operation aides and assistants; parking services attendants; public building managers; visitor services assistants; offset print machine operators; janitors; mechanical, structural and construction engineers; architects; skilled trades professionals (electricians, plumbers, carpenters, etc.); general mechanics; plant utilities helpers, assistants and engineers; and contract management specialists.

The agency is committed to workforce development and diversity. There are a variety of development opportunities that are open to employees—from health and safety to supervisory, to information technology training, and more. With work locations in Albany and throughout the state, OGS is truly a diverse place to work.

Find all available job opportunities on the StateJobsNY website and current exam opportunities on the Civil Service website: 

 

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Plant Utilities Assistant

These positions draw on a variety of professions and experience including HVAC, Marine, Mechanical, Electrical, and Facilities Engineering, among others.

 

 

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Plant Utilities Engineer 1

Qualifying experience includes four years of industrial, commercial, or residential HVAC work or an Associates Degree in HVAC and two years experience.

 

 

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Professional Engineers

Candidates are being accepted online and by mail on a continuous basis for the positions of Engineer Trainee, Assistant Engineer, and Professional Engineer 1.

 

 

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