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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 04/04/18

Applications Due04/19/18

Vacancy ID50215

AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleEngineer Trainee/Assistant Engineer Cvl/Transp)

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade18

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $55494 to $78014 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Provisional

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.50

Workday

From 8 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Suffolk

Street Address 250 Veterans Memorial Highway

City Hauppauge

StateNY

Zip Code11788

Minimum Qualifications To be considered for permanent appointment, candidates must be reachable on the current Civil Service eligible list or be eligible for reassignment or transfer in accordance with Civil Service Law.

If a viable eligible list does not exist, a provisional appointment may be made in accordance with Civil Service Law. Candidates who accept a provisional appointment must take the next competitive examination and be reachable on the resultant eligible list in order to be considered for permanent appointment to the position

The minimum requirements for taking the Open Competitive examinations are:

Engineer Trainee, SG-18:
A bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering; Civil Engineering Technology; Construction Engineering; Construction Engineering Technology; Construction Management Engineering Technology; Geotechnical Engineering; Hydraulics Engineering; Materials Engineering; Materials Science and Engineering; Metallurgical and Materials Engineering; Structural Engineering; Transportation Engineering or Transportation Planning and Engineering

OR

Proof of successful completion of a National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) examination

Preferred Qualifications:
If you are applying with proof of successful completion of the FE examination, preference will be given to applicants with one year of engineering experience with transportation projects related to highways/roadways, bridges, airports, waterways, or traffic management and safety systems.

NOTE: Individuals appointed as an Engineer Trainee are required to complete a minimum of one year of successful performance as an Engineer Trainee and pass the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam. If you obtain your FE by the end of the first year you will advance to the title of Assistant Engineer Civil/Transportation, G-20. If you do not obtain your FE by the end of the second year of the traineeship, you will be terminated from your position.

Assistant Engineer (Civil/Transportation), G-20:

Proof of successful completion of a National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) examination

Preferred Qualifications:

A bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering; Civil Engineering Technology; Construction Engineering; Construction Engineering Technology; Construction Management Engineering Technology; Geotechnical Engineering; Hydraulics Engineering; Materials Engineering; Materials Science and Engineering; Metallurgical and Materials Engineering; Structural Engineering; Transportation Engineering or Transportation Planning and Engineering
AND/OR

One year of engineering experience with transportation projects related to highways/roadways, bridges, airports, waterways, or traffic management and safety systems.

Duties Description An Assistant Engineer – Civil Transportation (AE) in the Construction group can be assigned to work in the regional construction office, in field assignments on construction projects, and in the regional technical services group. <p>
When assigned to work in the regional construction office typical duties may include, but are not limited to:<p>
- Reviewing contractor submissions and shop drawings;
- Reviewing and processing consultant estimates;
- Reviewing and processing subcontractor approvals
-Performing or assisting MURK reviews;
- Reviewing contract change orders.

When assigned to work in a field assignment on a construction project typical duties may include, but are not limited to:

- Functioning as an Engineer-In-Charge, inspector, or office engineer;
-Ensure work performed by contractors meets contract specifications, engineering standards, and are performed safely;
-Review consultant and contractor estimates, plans, and submissions;
- Complete daily work reports, prepare change orders, final documents and record plans.

When assigned to work in the regional technical services typical duties may include, but are not limited to:

-Functioning as the Laboratory Supervisor, Laboratory IAST Coordinator, or Plant Quality Assurance Technician.
-Testing or inspecting various materials incorporated into our construction projects.

Overnight stay, night work, weekend work, or extended shifts may be required for all field assignments.

In addition, based on operational need, AE’s may be assigned to various program areas throughout their employment duration to support capital program delivery or other critical department initiatives. Responsibilities may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the department’s response to regional and statewide emergency situations. Successful candidates will be expected to attend and successfully complete any required training.

At the time of appointment, and continuously thereafter, candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to meet the travel requirements of the position by maintaining a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in New York State and/or having access to reliable transportation.

Additional Comments Job duties and hours will be discussed at the interview

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Cynthia De Leon

Telephone 631 952-6171

Fax 631 952-6169

Email Address dot.sm.r10.administrative.services@dot.ny.gov

Address

Street 250 Veterans Memorial Highway 6th floor

City Hauppauge

State NY

Zip Code 11718

 

Notes on ApplyingPlease submit a letter of interest and a resume by March 19, 2018 to:
Email: dot.sm.r10.administrative.services.dot.ny.gov
Fax: (631) 952-6169

NOTE: If you submit your letter of interest, resume and references via e-mail, please note the Vacancy ID # and title in the subject line.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

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