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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/12/18

Applications Due06/25/18

Vacancy ID54147

AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleSenior Engineering Technician (Region 6)

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade13

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

Salary RangeFrom $42986 to $55008 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.50

Workday

From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Steuben

Street Address NYS Department of Transportation, Office of Construction

107 Broadway

City Hornell

StateNY

Zip Code14843

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.

At the time of appointment and continuously thereafter, possession of a valid NYS Driver's License is required, or the candidate must demonstrate the ability to meet the travel requirement for the position.

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.

In order to be considered for provisional appointment, candidate must meet one or more of the following minimum requirements for taking the open-competitive Senior Engineering Technician exam:

1. Two years of experience assisting in engineering or engineering
technology, engineering management technology, architecture or architectural technology, environmental technology, landscape design, materials laboratory technology, drafting or surveying, and graduation from a high school or possession of a diploma issued by a recognized educational authority;

2. An associate's degree in mathematics, physical science, engineering or engineering technology, architecture or architectural technology, construction technology, environmental technology, landscape architecture/design, drafting, forestry, surveying, aeronautics, or electronics;

3. A certificate in CAD/CAM, construction technology, drafting, engineering, engineering graphics, or electronics** issued by a regionally accredited college and university and one year of experience as listed above in number 1;

4. 36 semester credit hours of college course work in mathematics, physical science, engineering or engineering technology, architecture or architectural technology, construction technology, environmental technology, landscape architecture/design, drafting, forestry, surveying, aeronautics, electronics or electronics technology may be substituted for experience at the rate of 18 semester credit hours equaling one year of experience listed above in number I;

5. Graduation from a high school technical education program (recognized by the NYS Education Department as meeting acceptable program practices and standards) in CAD/CAM, construction technology, drafting, engineering, engineering graphics, or electronics may be substituted for one year of experience listed in number I. As stated in number 3, certificates from trade or technical schools will be accepted only if they are institutions that are regionally accredited or recognized by the NYS Department of Education as following acceptable educational practices. To check if your certificate came from an educational institution accepted by the NYS Department of Education, please visit their website at
http://www.nysed.gov/heds/lRPSL I.html and if your school is listed, select to see if a qualifying program is listed. Please note that it is the program that needs to be accepted, not just the school.

Duties Description A Senior Engineering Technician assists in the performance of civil engineering work and provides engineering support services to engineers by inspecting portions of construction projects, participating in field survey work, leads small project survey parties, collects .and analyzes engineering data, reviews contracts and specifications, and prepares and reviews maps and plans. Responsibilities may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the department's response to regional and statewide emergency situations.

Additional Comments 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.

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

Name Renee Robinson, Administrative Services Director

Telephone 607-324-8408

Fax 607-324-8344

Email Address Renee.Robinson@dot.ny.gov

Address

Street NYS Department of Transportation

107 Broadway

City Hornell

State NY

Zip Code 14843

 

Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a current resume, along with a letter of application no later than June 25, 2018.

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