The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) protects public health and the environment by supplying clean drinking water, collecting and treating wastewater, and reducing air, noise, and hazardous materials pollution. DEP is the largest combined municipal water and wastewater utility in the country, with nearly 6,000 employees. We deliver 1.1 billion gallons of high quality drinking water per day to 8.3 million New York City residents and more than 1 million people in Upstate New York, and we collect and treat an average of 1.3 billion gallons of wastewater per day. The Bureau of Environmental Planning and Analysis (BEPA) is a seeking a City Planning Technician to support the coordination and development of city-wide initiatives including the Green Infrastructure and Stormwater Management Program (State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Municipal Permit - SPDES No.NY0287890 MS4 Permit) and Climate Program. The City will develop a floatables and settleable trash and debris program within the separately sewered drainage areas. Under direct supervision, the candidate will assist in development of a methodology to determine the loading rate of floatable and settleable trash and debris, including land based sources and develop strategies for their reduction. The candidate will provide support for project management tasks including but not limited to monitoring project phases to ensure compliance with timelines and deliverables, report preparations and approvals, coordinate meetings with internal and external stakeholders. Additional responsibilities include support of administrative functions such as management of project partners. The selected candidate is expected to perform typical tasks: â€¢ Coordinate and maintain databases; â€¢ Work with the project team and others to ensure timely and accurate transfer of information and data; â€¢ Assist in developing meeting agendas, maps, analyses, packages to advance projects forward; â€¢ Gather, analyze, and integrate spatial data from staff and determine how best the information can be displayed using GIS. â€¢ Assist in on-going local government regulatory and department initiatives to improve operational efficiency; and â€¢ Maintain strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with other technical divisions of the department and other city agencies.
$34,325.00 - $52,660.00
DEPT OF ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION