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. Under general supervision, performs responsible supervisory work or difficult and responsible work, in civil engineering for planning, design and construction projects pertaining to on-site stormwater management, sewer conveyance, and stormwater discharges. The selected candidate will support the Bureauâ€™s work in green infrastructure demonstration projects within the municipal separate sewer system areas including parks, schools, right of way and other public properties. The candidate will assist in planning, coordination, implementation and assessment of green infrastructure demonstration projects in southeastern Queens as well as other in other priority MS4 waterbodies. Work includes: planning and design activities; code compliance; NPDES, SPDES, and MS4 permit compliance; development or review of SWPPPs; engineering studies; and site inspections and investigations. Daily tasks include: development of stormwater management designs including stormwater BMPs and green infrastructure; preparation of plans and specifications for site work during and post construction including site preparation, erosion and sediment control, grading, paving, yard piping, and drainage; complex engineering and design research, investigations, studies and calculations; site-specific recommendations for stormwater management and pollution prevention practices; preparation of scopes of work and requests for proposals; review and interpretation of geotechnical investigations and surveys. Coordinates work with consultants, other disciplines within BEPA, other Bureaus within DEP, and other NYC agencies regarding technical resolutions and project development, status, and delivery. Provides engineering judgment on job sites as needed. Resolves issues with all pertinent stakeholders, with proper justification.
$59,743.00 - $86,523.00
DEPT OF ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION