Only candidates who are permanent in the Civil Engineer title or those reachable on the current Open-Competitive list (Exam #7037) or those who can provide proof of successful registration for the April 2019 Promotional exam (Exam #9522) or Open-Competitive exam (Exam #9045) or the January 2020 Open Competitive exam (Exam# 0156) may apply. Please include a copy of your Notice of Result card, Receipt for filing or indicate if you are already permanent in the title. Failure to do so will result in your disqualification.
The NYC Department of Design and Construction, Division of Infrastructure seeks three Engineers-In-Charge for the Coastal Resiliency Program. The selected candidates will be responsible for the supervision of a design section consisting of engineers and technicians responsible for carrying out in-house and consultant design projects; designing sewers, water mains, and roadways; visiting field sites; coordinating various stages of project development within NYC DDC, with outside agencies and with private utility companies; reviewing and producing final contract plans, estimates, and specifications; generating and updating comprehensive project reports; preparing and reviewing CPM schedules; reviewing consultant design drawings, studies, and reports; managing consultant design contracts; ensuring projects are completed on time and within budget; training engineers in the area of consultant contract management; ensuring payments and performance evaluations are done properly and timely; reviewing consultants’ staffing and schedules; and ensuring proper staffing levels are assigned to projects. The Engineers-In-Charge will also ensure that schedules are reasonable, and corrective measures are implemented to avoid delays; assist the Director/Deputy Director in preparing consultant task orders and specific contract requirements, and conduct and review fee proposal negotiations when required, and ensure that negotiation sections are well prepared.
- This is a grant-funded position. Your term of employment is dependent upon the availability of grant funding but is expected to be at least three years.
Minimum Qual Requirements
(1) Four (4) years of full-time, satisfactory experience in civil engineering work; and
(2) A valid New York State Professional Engineer’s 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.
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.
Candidates must have strong supervisory experience, excellent verbal and written communication skills and knowledge of the operations, design, and construction of the City's infrastructure system. Knowledge of current and up-to-date engineering methods and standards is preferred. Knowledge of the Federal and Housing and Urban Development (HUD) guidelines, requirements, and boilerplates for implementation into bid documents and procurement is preferred.
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30-30 Thomson Avenue, LIC, NY
New York City Residency is not required for this position.