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 – Ped. Ramp Prog. Mgmt. Unit Number of Positions: 1 Job ID: 329901 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 seasoned engineers to lead an exceptional team of skilled engineers and project managers to deliver an ambitious ped ramp accessibility program. Within the SIMs Division, the Pedestrian Ramp Program Engineering Quality Control Team is responsible for providing engineering technical assistance to the Highway Inspection and Quality Assurance (HIQA) Pedestrian Ramp Enforcement Unit. Reporting to the Engineering Executive Director of the Pedestrian Ramp Project Management Unit, the Quality Control Senior Engineer (QCSE) will lead a team of engineers who will be responsible to provide engineering technical assistance to the Highway Inspection and Quality Assurance (HIQA) Pedestrian Ramp Enforcement Unit in ensuring the any work performed by private contractors, utility companies and other governmental agencies complies with the appropriate New York City Standards and Specifications and Accessibility Requirements (in accordance with the American Disability Act), performing field mark-outs, preparing field technical reports, resolving any outstanding issues and any other related work, including actions required to reduce and mitigate project associated risks that would present a roadblock in the expedited completion of pedestrian ramps reconstruction projects. The team will engage in engineering investigations, engineering reviews, engineering studies, participate in field surveys of existing conditions and developing reports. The QCSE will need to actively collaborate with other units with NYC DOT and other City agencies, and with outside contractors in the execution of the work. The selected candidate will have wide latitude for independent judgment, initiative and action in identifying, planning, coordinating and overseeing the development of quality control parameters and processes related to the quality control and quality assurance of the Pedestrian Ramp Program throughout all boroughs of New York City.
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 candidate must possess exceptional managerial skills and have experience in a fast paced, large, complex organization; extensive experience in street reconstruction, including project scoping and estimating; demonstrate prior project management experience; have excellent writing and analytical skills; the ability to manage multiple priorities and the ability to develop collaborative working relationships. Knowledge of NEPA and other federal grant requirements are preferred but not required.
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# 329901 For all other applicants go to www.nyc.gov/careers and search for Job ID# 329901 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