Community Outreach

Local Notices:
80,000 Orthopoxvirus (“Monkeypox”) Vaccines Coming – check availability
The “monkeypox” orthopoxvirus has been declared an Imminent Threat to Public Health in the State of New York and a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). Orthopoxvirus rarely requires hospitalization but does cause a painful rash and sores. Anyone can catch and spread orthopoxvirus, however current vaccines are reserved for 18+ men who have sex with male/transgender/non-binary persons AND who have had multiple or anonymous sex partners in the last 14 days. The federal government is sending 80,000 additional vaccine shots to NYC. Text MONKEYPOX (English) or MONKEYPOXESP (Spanish) to 692692 for City alerts.

NY State Job I.D. #:   NY1428150


Employer:  TDIMA Corporation


Job Title:   Licensed Practical Nurse (Temp)


Number of Openings:   12


Job Description:
Licensed Practical Nurse (Temp – 13-Week Contracts) – Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in the Bronx —

Administer prescribed medications to patients, observe patients, chart and report changes in patients’ conditions. Answer patients’ calls and determine how to assist them. Measure and record VS. Provide basic patient care or treatments, supervise Nurses Aides  or Assistants. Related experience accepted: LPN, CNA. Schedules available are 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m., 11:00 p.m.-7:00 a.m. (Note: All seven days of the week are available.)

Education Level Required:  High School/GED


Experience Required:  0+


License/Certificate:   NYS LPN License


Salary:  $37.00-$43.00 per hour


Benefits:  Holidays, Paid Sick Leave 


Hours per Week:  40


Job Location:   Bronx


How to Apply:  Send resume via e-mail to




To view this posting in the NY State Job Bank (beginning 08/06/22), go to and                                                                                   

  1. Type in the New York State Job I.D. #  NY1428150
  2. Click on the “Find Jobs” button
  3. Click on the job title



NY State Job I.D. #:   NY1427766


Employer:  New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs (DMNA)


Job Title:  Maintenance Supervisor 2


Number of Openings:   1


Job Description:
NOTE: See full job details online:

Job Locations: Manhattan 5th Avenue Armory (In Addition: Bronx & Park Ave. Armory)

Minimum Qualifications:
This position is not in the Classified Service of NY State, but is covered under NY State Military Law.
– 2 years of permanent experience as a Maintenance Supervisor 1 (or similar title), SG-14 or higher salary grade in operations & maintenance to include full-time direct supervision of two (2) or more employees.
4 yrs. of permanent exp. in a maintenance title series as an SG-12 or higher salary grade to include experience supervising 2 or more employees, on at least 3 large scale projects (such as office construction, HVAC installation, space renovations, etc.).
An Associate’s degree in a related field of study & six (6) years of f/t experience supervising facilities & operations staff of a large facility or complex (comprised of 75,000 square ft. or larger).*
– Must be at least 18 yrs. old & have a HS Diploma or GED.
– Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; MS Word & Excel.
– Must possess valid driver’s lic. to operate a motor vehicle in NY State. Must report any changes to supervisory chain and State Human Resources (MNHS).
– May be required to acquire & maintain a military driver’s lic. to operate military vehicles & equipment in accordance with NGB standards to include medical evaluation requirements – current & as amended.
– Must be able to operate & maintain tools, machinery & equipment required for craft to which assigned.

The MS 2 is responsible for the supervision, coordination & technical support of new construction, maintenance, repair, renovation, & alteration required for the facilities to which they are assigned; to include utility & mechanical systems as well as buildings & grounds. The MS 2 will also be required to be perform skilled & semi-skilled duties within the maintenance series.

Specifically, duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
– Work comfortably in a team-oriented atmosphere w/civilian & military personnel, as well as demonstrate independence & self-motivation.
– Communicate w/staff & supervisors in a clear & concise manner.
– Responsible for overseeing work performed by contractors to include monitoring & inspecting their work activities in order to ensure compliance w/contract specifications & plans.
– Plan, supervise & provide technical direction, hands-on assistance & instruction to subordinate staff.
– Provide assistance in the development of Standard Operating Procedures for specific locations &/or facilities.
– Provide input for the annual budget projections & project completions; manage assigned maintenance funding.
– Administer purchasing requirements for assigned facilities in coordination w/DMNA Budget & Finance Purchasing Unit.

– Working knowledge of computer software utilized in support of facility operations — specifically Microsoft Office Word & Excel; experience using databases.

Education Level Required:   See Job Description


Experience Required:  See Job Description


License/Certificate:  Driver’s License


Salary:  $62,049 per yr.


Benefits:  Comprehensive benefits package


Hours per Week:  40


Job Location:  Manhattan & Bronx


How to Apply:
Notes on Applying:
Submit a cover letter & resume. In e-mail subject line and cover letter indicate the title, location, vacancy announcement number of the position for which you are applying. Ensure to clearly note how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position. Please be certain to note your specific license or certification to meet requirements.

Cover letter & resume may be submitted via E-mail (preferred method), FAX, or Mail.

E-mail to:

FAX to: 518-786-4969

For Questions: 518-786-4830

Mail to:
New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs
State Human Resources Management
330 Old Niskayuna Road
Latham, New York 12110-3514
Attn: Classifications




To view this posting in the New York State Job Bank,* go to and                                                                                   

  1. Type in the New York State Job I.D. #  NY1427766
  2. Click on the “Find Jobs” button
  3. Click on the job title

NY State Job I.D. #:   NY1426645


Employer:   People’s Alliance Federal Credit Union   


Job Title:   Floating Teller 


Number of Openings:   5


Job Description:
Floating Teller positions available that would be based out of our Westbury, Long Island location but travel to other Tri-State area locations would be required. A valid driver’s license would be required. The branch locations are: JFK Airport, Jamaica, Queens; Allen Cathedral, Jamaica, Queens; Yonkers, Westchester County; & Brooklyn. Some coverage may be needed in our Westbury office as well. This pay starts at $17.50 per hour but with experience in banking and traveling to branch locations, is negotiable. Training is required in our Hauppauge branch as well for a period of 2-3 weeks (Monday-Friday) for training. Must have a HS diploma and possess cashier or customer service experience and a willingness to grow within the company.

Education Level Required:   High School


Experience Required:  1-2 years


License/Certificate:   Driver’s License


Salary:   $17.50 per hr.


Benefits:  Medical, Dental, Vacation, Sick Leave, Holidays, Retirement


Hours per Week:  40


Job Location:   See Job Description:  Brooklyn, Queens, Yonkers (Westchester County), possibly Westbury, Long Island (Nassau County)


How to Apply:
Contact Ms. Mary Foley by telephone, fax, or e-mail:
Phone: 516-435-3500 ext. 245
Fax: 631-231-6613




To view this posting in the New York State Job Bank (beginning 07/22/22), go to and                                                                                   

  1. Type in the New York State Job I.D. #  NY1426645
  2. Click on the “Find Jobs” button
  3. Click on the job title

Hello and happy Summer!


Here’s a few special events happening this August at Adams Street Library. View our full calendar of free programs and events here. All library programs are free and open to the public!


For adults

Saturday, August 6th, 12 – 2pm

Free art workshops exploring the theme of Building Bridges, inspired by Emily Warren Roebling’s work on the Brooklyn Bridge and presented by the fantastic Dumbo-based studio Creatively Wild.

Friends of Adams Street Library – August Meeting

Thursday, August 11th, 6:30pm

Meet to discuss ways to support the Library.

Tuesday, August 16th, 6:30-7:30pm

Join us for a conversation between author Nicole Pasulka and editor Zack Knoll about Pasulka’s new book, How You Get Famous: Ten Years of Drag Madness in Brooklyn, and the joys and challenges of publishing queer literature.


Saturday, August 20th, 3pm

Stop by for an hour of collagraph printing with cardboard; no experience required!

Adams Street Book Club

Thursday, August 25th, 6pm

Meet with others to discuss Zora Neale Hurston’s The Complete Stories! Register at the link above and pick up a copy of the book at the library.

For kids and families

Tuesday, August 9, 3:30-4:30pm

For ages 5-12 years old, we’ll read Rosie Revere, Engineer and will be experimenting and building just like engineers do!

Wednesday, August 17th, 2-3pm

Who is the mysterious Bibliobandido? Whoever he is, he’s coming to DUMBO and he’s HUNGRY FOR STORIES! Join us for an afternoon of creating and sharing stories and book making for kids speaking all languages. Families and youth of all ages are welcome.


Wednesday, August 20th, 3pm

Comic books are an art of their own. It takes a wide variety of skills to create one and this workshop will provide the basics needed to start one of your own.


Wednesdays, August 10, 17, and 31 – 3 – 5pm

Beat the August heat by enjoying an animated film in our multipurpose room.


Adams Street Library is in full Summer Reading mode, featuring giveaway books, free programs for all ages, and much more. Need a summer read? Our reading recommendations for adults are on hand in our fiction and nonfiction stacks for quick checkout.


You can now book either of our meeting rooms online with your library card. Here’s the booking page.


We continue to offer Toddler Time, Babies and Books, Teen Tech Time, Tech Help for Adults, and more. Interested in scheduling a visit to the library with your class, camp group, or having a librarian visit your organization? Get in touch – email or call us at 718-230-2264. One more shout out for our full calendar here and you can also follow us on Facebook.

P.S. Did you know about BPL has a new podcast for kids – and starring kids? Listen to Page Flippers Take Over The World wherever you get your podcasts.


Brooklyn Public Library

Paid Focus Groups on COVID-19

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In conjunction with the New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM), the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is inviting you and other New Yorkers who are 18 years old and over to learn about the impact of COVID-19 and share your thoughts on the fairest way to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine, once it is available.

The discussion which will take place via Zoom over two half-days in December. Participants will receive a $150 electronic gift card. Check your eligibility by filling out this survey.


family with alzheimers

If are you are caring for a family member with memory and thinking problems, the NYU Langone Family Support Program is here to help you navigate through the challenges of caregiving. All services are free and available online and by phone including:

º     Individual and family care consultations
º     Resource information
º     Caregiver support groups
º     Home activity programs for people within the early stages of dementia/memory loss
º     Programs that people with memory loss and family caregivers can attend together
º     Caregiver education webinars
º     Special assistance fund for caregiver respite

This program is supported by a grant from the New York State Department of Health and is available to caregivers in New York City’s five boroughs.

Call the NYU Langone Family Support Program at 646-754-2277 or visit