Contracts Examiner (Provisional)

Full Performance Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics:

  • Thorough knowledge of federal, state and local regulations pertaining to contracts
  • Thorough knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques of contract administration
  • Good knowledge of contract terminology and procedures
  • Good knowledge of auditing and accounting procedures applicable to government contracts
  • Good knowledge of claims processing procedures applicable to government contracts
  • Good knowledge of performance standards and budgetary concepts which will ensure that contracts are drawn up which bring full value to the County
  • Ability to analyze statistical information and to make arithmetic computations rapidly and accurately
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with various agencies and co-workers in a manner conducive to full performance and high morale
  • Ability to compile and prepare clear and accurate reports
  • Ability to express oneself clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Courtesy and tact
  • Physical condition commensurate with the needs of the position

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from a standard senior high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma, and six (6) years of budgeting, accounting, contract administration or claims processing experience; two (2) years of which must have been in contracts administration and interpretation.
  • Additional relevant education from a New York State or regionally accredited college or university will be substituted for the general experience to a maximum of four (4) years.
  • For permanent status must complete Civil Service exam and have mandatory status on eligible list

Salary:

Per UPSEU contractual guidelines

Location: 

James Hines Administration Center
201 Sunrise Highway
Patchogue, NY  11772

Please forward letter of interest to csvancy@esboces.org