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Company Name: NYC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE
Description: College Aide IC (1st Year Graduate)

The Mission of the DOHMH Call Center is to deliver enhanced customer service to the people of New York City by providing a single point of entry for Department information and services. This mission is accomplished through a state-of-the-art customer service facility designed to provide clients, and the private community with information about our services and programs, referrals, appointments and follow-up health literature and education manuals. The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), a recognized leader and innovator in public health and mental hygiene services seeks a dynamic, highly motivated and talented candidate to serve as a Call Agent within the Bureau of Customer Support and Printing Services, Call Center Unit.

The Publications and Language Access team is seeking 2 Editorial Interns, for the College Aide- 1st Year Graduate positions to assist with the increasing projects within the Office of External Affairs, Bureau of Communications.

DUTIES WILL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:

The Interns responsibilities would include:

--Editing high profile materials on important public health issues for the general public, medical professionals and other public health stakeholders. Publications include brochures, fact sheets, reports and other written materials as needed.

--Assisting the Managing Editor with drafting or editing urgent/emergency materials as needed.

--Working with Publications and Language Access team members to review materials for plain language.

--Assisting the Director of Publications and Language Access with project tracking and reporting tasks.
Requirements: Minimum Qual Requirements
For Assignment Level I:
Matriculation at an accredited college or graduate school. Employment is conditioned upon continuance as a student in a college or graduate school.
For Assignment Level II (Information Technology):
Matriculation at an accredited college or graduate school. Employment is conditioned upon continuance as a student in a college or graduate school with a specific course of study in information technology, computer science, management information systems, data processing, or closely related field, including or supplemented by 9 semester credits in an acceptable course of study.
For Assignment Level III (Information Technology Fellow):
Matriculation at an accredited college or graduate school. Employment is conditioned upon continuance as a student in a college or graduate school with a specific course of study in information technology, computer science, management information systems, data processing, or other area relevant to the information technology project(s) assigned, including or supplemented by 9 semester credits in an acceptable course of study. Appointments to this Assignment Level will be made by the Technology Steering Committee through the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications.

SPECIAL NOTE
Maximum tenure for all Assignment Levels in the title of College Aide is 6 years. No student shall be employed more than half-time in any week in which classes in which the student is enrolled are in session. Students may be employed full-time during their vacation periods.
Preferred Skills
Strong written communications skills

Ability to communicate complex messages clearly and simply to highly diverse New York City audiences

Ability to cross-collaborate with multiple stakeholders and handle multiple deadlines in a fast-paced and quickly changing environment

Strong written, verbal and editing skills

Positive attitude and team oriented outlook.
Location: Long Island City, NY
Payment: $13.50 - $17.90 (Hourly)
How To Apply For This Internship: Apply online with a cover letter to https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/. In the Job ID search bar, enter: job ID number # 340795.

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.
URL https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/
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