NYC Department of Transportation Civil Service Title: CIVIL ENGINEER Level: 02 Title Code No: 20215 Salary: $86,238.00-$104,182.00 Frequency: ANNUAL Title Classification: Competitive Work Location: 55 Water Street, New York, NY Division/Work Unit: SIM - HIQA Number of Positions: 1 Job ID: 329960 Hours/Shift: TBD
The Division of Sidewalk & Inspection Management (SIM) is responsible for maintaining the city's 12,760 miles of sidewalks and approximately 162,000 pedestrian ramps. SIM is tasked with sustaining a comprehensive pedestrian ramp and sidewalk program that ensures accessibility of pedestrian ramps, streets and sidewalks. SIM has an exciting opportunity for a seasoned engineer to lead an exceptional team of skilled engineers and project managers to deliver an ambitious ped ramp accessibility program. The candidate selected for this position will supervise the overall operation of Highway Inspection and Quality Assurance (HIQA) Pedestrian Ramp Enforcement Unit. Responsibilities include: ensuring that pedestrian ramps installed by a private contractor or utility company comply with the DOT Standard Specifications and ADA requirements; supervise and audit the tasks performed by the Assistant Civil Engineer and the Project Manager assigned to the Ped Ramp Enforcement Unit; evaluate complex locations that cant be installed by private entities; works closely with SIM’s Associate Deputy Commissioner to get locations forwarded to Department of Design & Construction; performs mark-outs; works closely with SIM’s Pedestrian Unit Engineers, OCMC, Traffic and DOT units to resolve daily issues and questions; attends progress meetings to address outstanding problems;, prepares reports regarding field events for the Deputy Commissioner or Assistant Commissioner; participates in meetings; performs related work as assigned.
Minimum Qualification Requirements (1) Four (4) years of full-time, satisfactory experience in civil engineering work; and (2) A valid New York State Professional Engineers License. Current New York State registration as a Professional Engineer must be maintained for the duration of your employment.
A masters degree in civil engineering from an accredited college or university, accredited by regional, national, professional or specialized agencies recognized as accrediting bodies by the U.S. Secretary of Education and by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) may be substituted for one year of the civil engineering experience required in 1" above.
Special Note: In addition to above qualification requirements, to be eligible for placement in Assignment Levels II and III, individuals must have at least one year within the last three years of experience as a major contributor or a project leader on a complex project requiring additional and specific expertise in the disciplines needed to design or construct the project.
Preferred Skills The selected Civil Engineer must have a valid NYS PE License. Preference will be given to candidates with a background in transportation planning/engineering. Additional Information The selected candidate must have a driver’s license valid in the State of New York with no restrictions or encumbrances which must be maintained for the duration of employment.
Residency Requirement New York City Residency is not required for this position
To Apply RESUMES MUST BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY USING ONE OF THE OPTIONS BELOW: For current city employees, go to Employee Self Service (ESS), Recruiting Activities, Careers and search for Job ID# 329960 For all other applicants go to www.nyc.gov/careers and search for Job ID# 329960. If you do not have access to a computer, most public libraries have computers available for use. Appointment will be subject to OMB approval. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. NO TELEPHONE INQUIRIES PLEASE.
The City of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer