Nurse Practitioner#052312 O.C.

Please note that we are no longer accepting applications for this examination / job!

Civil Service Job: Yes

Filing Date:

Applications received by mail must be postmarked no later than Wednesday, May 23, 2012


$30.34 - $33.38 per hour

Information on the Nurse Practitioner#052312 O.C. position

VACANCY:  Eligible List may be used to fill vacancies which may occur within Cattaraugus County Department of Health.

APPLICATION FEE: The State Civil Service Law requires our office to collect a processing fee from each applicant.  The amount of the fee is ten dollars ($10) per applicant for Each examination applied for, payable at the time of filing of the application form, by check (personal or certified) or money order, payable to the “Cattaraugus County Treasurer”.  Cash Will Not Be Accepted.  Applicants whose personal checks are returned for insufficient funds will not be considered as candidates.  Applicants must record the Examination Number(s) and Title(s) on their checks. Refunds of fees will not be issued to applicants who are disqualified for not meeting the minimum qualifications for admittance to the examination or who do not appear for testing on the scheduled test date.  Therefore, Do Not Apply for an examination if you are not sure that you meet the minimum qualifications. Application Fees shall be waived for candidates that are unemployed and primarily responsible for the support of a household or are receiving public assistance and may be downloaded from our website at:

RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT: Preference in appointment may be given to successful candidates who have been, at the time of examination and for at least one month prior thereto, a resident of the jurisdiction in which the vacancy exists.

Duties: This work involves the assessment and treatment for the purposes of providing general medical care to patients of the public health agency.  Information is obtained, gathered, analyzed and interpreted in order to identify, define, and treat existing or potential health related problems.  The work is performed under the guidance of a physician.  A Nurse Practitioner does related work as required. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Possession of a Registration certificate issued by the New York State Education Department to practice as a Nurse Practitioner.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT FOR APPOINTMENT: Possession of a New York State driver’s license.

PLEASE NOTE:  Your application for this test is a part of the examination process.  Applications must be completely filled out with all pertinent information stated.  The Commission does not refer to resumes or other applications on file for additional information.  Applications which do not show training and/or experience to meet the minimum qualifications will be disapproved.  If an application is disapproved, additional information may be provided. However, the information must be received in our office 10 days prior to the examination date.

SCOPE OF EXAMINATION:  The only subject of examination will be an evaluation of your training and experience.  You are therefore, asked to include in your application a summary of all pertinent training and experience in sufficient detail so that your background maybe evaluated against the duties of the position.

In your summary of training, include all college course work, formal in-service training, and seminars you have attended.  You must specify either the number of credit received or the number of contact hours and dates of attendance.  Also include a copy of your professional license or documentation indicating eligibility for licensure.  Specify the date that your license was first issued.

In your summary of experience, you must specify the dates of your employment, the number of hours worked per week, your title, and the main duties for each.  Be specific; vagueness and ambiguity will not be resolved in your favor.  Candidates who submit incomplete applications or documentation may be disqualified.

Complete Job Description & Qualifications

Download the following file for the complete job description and qualifications for the Nurse Practitioner#052312 O.C. position.


Applications for Nurse Practitioner#052312 O.C. will be accepted up to Wednesday, May 23, 2012, and may be obtained by downloading from the following links.

Application Forms

Cattaraugus County an Equal Opportunity Employer

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