Social Services

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Dennis J. Nowak
Acting Commissioner
3085 Veterans Memorial Hwy
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Phone: (631) 854-9930

Emergency Services (After 4:30 PM & Weekends, Holidays): (631) 854-9100 

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Employment Opportunity



Clerk Typist (Temporary)

Salary Grade

$13.14 per hour/Full Time (35 hours weekly); Part Time (17.5 hours weekly) / Paid Bi - weekly / Shifts vary. Shifts in this title may include day, evening, weekend and holidays.


Various locations within Suffolk County; including but not limited to, the division of Emergency Services.


Applicant must have graduated from a standard senior high school or possess a high school equivalency.


Perform clerical functions, including input and retrieval of documents in computer programs; Perform reception functions including in person and on the telephone. Completes forms, organizes and maintains files, and completes data entry. For emergency services positions: assists Suffolk county residents with emergency requests for fuel during evening weekend and holiday hours.

Perform related duties as required.

Special Requirements



Positions in this title are very limited. Positions are filled on a continuous year round basis but may not be available at the time you want to apply. If you file an application and there are positions available at that time, you may be contacted for an interview. There are no benefits with these positions except eligibility for the NYS Retirement System.

Application Procedure

To request an application, contact:

Contact DSS HEAP ADMINISTRATION at (631) 853-8816 and an application will be mailed to you; or download the application from this website and mail the completed application to:

PO Box 18100, Hauppauge NY 11788; ATTN: HEAP Employment

View/Download Pre-Employment Application

Note: If you are interested in one or more of these positions, only one employment application needs to be submitted.

Pre-Employment Application