Note: For questions about the job posting, please contact the agency that posted this position by using the contact information provided on the "Contact" tab for the position.
50 Wolf Road
Minimum Qualifications Candidates must possess a New York State Professional Engineer License and current registration. 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.
Provisional candidates must have completed the online questionnaire for the Professional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation) examination and have selected the Department of Transportation in order to be considered for appointment. Candidates must provide the agency with proof they have completed the questionnaire.
Duties Description The incumbent for this position will apply their knowledge of the mathematical, physical, and engineering sciences in the specialty areas of Civil/Transportation. They will provide the full range of professional engineering services including consultation, evaluation, planning, design, engineering surveys, or project oversight in order to ensure work conforms to accepted engineering standards. They may supervise and evaluate the work of subordinate engineers and technicians in projects such as the extension, alteration and maintenance of roads and large structures including major roads, environmental remediation systems, and bridges.
Under the general direction of higher level staff, the incumbent for this position may independently apply engineering knowledge and offer a variety of consultative or evaluative services in various stages of an engineering project, from the design phase of planned projects through completion. They typically indicate by their seal on project plans that work conforms to accepted engineering standards and/or review and comment on an engineering submittal whereby the comment or approval letter must be under the signature of a licensed professional engineer. They may supervise subordinate technical, engineering, administrative or support staff as required. Duties and tasks may include but are not limited to the following:
• Performs professional engineering duties related to projects concerned with new or rehabilitated roads, bridges, materials, and waterways.
• Selects, from a wide variety of alternatives, the most efficient and effective plan of work.
• Responsibilities may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the Department’s response to regional and statewide emergency situations.
Specific duties will be discussed at the time of the interview.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
50 Wolf Road, Suite 1s50, 1st Floor