Hearing Officer ADMIN TRIALS AND HEARINGS –
$47.56 – $51.27 an hour
A Hearing Officer (per session), under the direction of a Managing Attorney, conducts hearings and writes decisions in cases involving alleged violations of local laws and the rules of the City of New York or other laws or rules within OATH’s Hearings Division Tribunal jurisdiction. These areas of jurisdiction include, but are not limited to, violations involving cleanliness of the streets; disposal of waste; street vendors; restaurant, public health and environmental sanitation cases brought under the New York City Health Code; use of parks property; air, noise and water pollution cases; the Building and Fire Code violations; violations of consumer protection laws; violations of the laws and rules governing taxi, limousine, para-transit and commuter van services; and violations of the Criminal Justice Reform Act (CJRA). When assigned to appeals unit, Hearing Officers assist in the review and preparation of appeals decisions.
Minimum Qual Requirements
1. A license to practice law in the State of New York, which must be maintained; and 2. Three years of recent satisfactory relevant legal experience subsequent to admission to the bar.
History of volunteerism, such as service in the AmeriCorps or Peace Corps, is viewed favorably.
NOTE: No incumbent shall work more than 17 hours per week in any two consecutive weeks, or more than 1,000 hours per year.
Applicant must be a New York City resident within 90 days of appointment. Interested candidates should apply online via NYC Careers on the NYC.gov website (http://www.nyc.gov/html/careers/html/home/home.shtml). In addition, a writing sample should be submitted to HROATH@oath.nyc.gov with the candidate’s name and JVN number noted in the subject line. No telephone calls, faxes or personal inquiries please. Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted. For more information about OATH, visit us at: www.nyc.gov/oath
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.
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