Skip to Main Content

Office of Mental Health

Psychiatrist Careers

OMH is recruiting Psychiatrists to provide professional mental health services throughout New York State in a variety of settings including inpatient, outpatient, community and forensic. Full-time, part-time and hourly positions are available. For newly recruited psychiatrists, OMH offers loan repayment through the OMH Psychiatrist Loan Repayment Program of up to $120,000.

Hear why our doctors love working for OMH, and why we want you to join our team:


OMH offers career opportunities for psychiatrists at psychiatric centers throughout New York State. You may use our interactive map to learn more about, or to contact, the psychiatric center(s) of interest to you.


Current Job Openings

Job Openings

Please Note: Nursing positions located at OMH facilities require employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. For more information see mandatory vaccine requirement.


In addition to the benefits all OMH employees receive, Psychiatrists also have the following opportunities:

  • Supplemental income of up to 50% of salary by volunteering to provide evening, night, and weekend coverage
  • OMH sponsored Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program
  • Professional leave for additional learning activities
  • Academic affiliations with a number of prestigious institutions
  • First time Certification and Licensure Exam Fee Reimbursement
  • Public Officers Law §17 defense and indemnification protection
    • broader in scope than typical medical malpractice coverage

How to Apply

To apply for or inquire about a position, you may forward your CV to Psychiatrist Careers with the Office of Mental Health. Please include "OMH Psychiatrist” in the subject line.

If you are having an accessibility issue on our website and cannot access information, please contact Center for Human Resource Management.