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Employment Opportunities Available Statewide


The New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS) is always looking for qualified individuals to join our dedicated staff. Employment at OASAS offers a rewarding career for individuals interested in providing important addiction services to New Yorkers in need. A wide array of career opportunities are available, including clinical, programmatic, and administrative positions.

New York State provides a highly competitive and comprehensive benefits package, which includes health, dental, and vision coverage; a pension plan; and a generous paid leave program.

Continuous and Intermittent Recruitment
Civil Service Positions

We offer year round recruitment for Clinical Physicians, Medical Specialists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Psychiatrists, and Addictions Counselors. Licensed Master Social Worker opportunities are available twice yearly, in January and June. Applications for Nurse Administrators and Addiction Programs Specialists are also accepted periodically.

The Department of Civil Service maintains minimum qualifications, exam schedules, fees, and salary information for these positions. 

How to Apply
If you meet the minimum requirements for the position, download/complete an application and mail it to:

NYS Office of Addiction Services and Supports
Bureau of Human Resources Management
1450 Western Avenue 
Albany, New York, 12203 

Positions are for placement at one of 12 OASAS Addiction Treatment Centers, unless otherwise specified on the Civil Service announcement. Along with your application, please Include a list of all addiction treatment centers that you would like to be considered for. Do not mail applications to Addiction Treatment Centers.

State Employment Information

Addiction Service Workforce
Credentialed Professionals
OASAS Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselors, Credentialed Prevention Professional, Credentialed Prevention Specialist, and Credentialed Problem Gambling Counselors, may be eligible for employment at one of our 1,600 OASAS-certified prevention, treatment or recovery programs.
Contact Us

Contact the human resources department If you have questions about employment at the New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports.

(518) 457-2963 or [email protected]