Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

New York State Civil Service Seasonal Laborer - Black River Area/Stillwater Reservoir in Lowville, New York


Agency Hudson River-Black River Regulating District

Title Seasonal Laborer - Black River Area/Stillwater Reservoir

Occupational Category Skilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade NS

Bargaining Unit None listed

Salary Range From $17 to $17 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Herkimer

Street Address 116 Necessary Dam Road

City Lowville

State NY

Zip Code 13367

Minimum Qualifications Minimum of a high school diploma and experience in maintenance, grounds work, or construction is required. Applicant must be able to operate and maintain tools, machinery, and equipment. Experience in heavy equipment operation and boat operation is preferred.Applicants must be physically able to perform moderate to heavy physical labor and able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.A valid NYS driver's license is required and a commercial driver's license is preferred.

Duties Description Under the supervision of the Black River Area Superintendent, laborers assist in the overall operation and maintenance of the lands of New York State under the jurisdiction of the Regulating District and with the maintenance of vehicles, equipment, and grounds. Primary duties: assists in the inspection, maintenance, and repair of reservoir lands and related facilities; performs facilities and grounds maintenance, including mowing, and maintenance and repair of buildings; assists in vehicle and equipment maintenance and repair.

Additional Comments Seasonal position duration is up to 26 weeks.As an Equal Opportunity Employer, minorities, woman, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Stephanie Ruzycky

Telephone 518-661-5535


Email Address


Street 737 Bunker Hill Road

City Mayfield

State NY

Zip Code 12117

Notes on Applying To be considered for interview, submit a cover letter and resume. In e-mail subject line and cover letter indicate the title and location of the position for which you are applying. Ensure to clearly note how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position. Cover letter and resume may be submitted via E-mail (preferred method) or Mail.