The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is the largest municipal water utility in North America, with more than 6,000 employees. DEPâ€™s vision is to be the safest, most efficient, cost-effective, resilient, and transparent water utility in the nation. Our mission is to protect public health and the environment by supplying clean drinking water, collecting and treating wastewater, and reducing air, noise, and hazardous material pollution. The values we embrace in doing our day-to-day work are safety, service, support, transparency, innovation and sustainability. Every day, DEP delivers more than 1.1 billion gallons of water to nine million New Yorkers, and treats more than 1.3 gallons of wastewater. The department manages one of the largest construction programs in the region. $11 billion of work is currently under construction and another $3 billion of work is in the planning and design stages. The NYC Department of Environmental Protection is seeking to fill the position of Deputy Commissioner of the Bureau of Engineering Design & Construction (BEDC). The Deputy Commissioner of BEDC is responsible for the leadership of all activities of the Bureau, directing eight BEDC Sr. Leaders whose consultants and in-house staff execute capital projects consistent with bureau project delivery and construction management procedures. The selected candidate must have extensive experience in capital program delivery with an emphasis on scope, schedule, and budget management throughout the project life cycle. The ideal candidate will demonstrate extraordinary leadership abilities and extensive experience in building partnerships, facilitating collaboration and supporting teamwork. The mission of the Bureau of Engineering Design & Construction (BEDC) is to translate the environmental policies, programs and needs of the City into specific projects which are advanced through facility planning, design, and construction. Under executive oversight, with wide latitude for the exercise of independent judgment, the Deputy Commissioner is responsible for the direction of all activities of the bureau, overseeing Sr. Level Managers whose consultants and in-house staff advance various programs including: Third City Water Tunnel, Rondout West-branch Bypass Tunnel, Water for the Future Program, Catskill/Delaware UV Facility, Sewage Treatment Plant and Pumping Station Upgrades & Expansions, Landfill Remediation, Croton Water Filtration Plant, Upstate Watershed Treatment Plants, Dams, Roads, Bridges & Facilities. The selected candidate will also direct various personnel engaged in the following activities; consultant selection and contract preparation; environmental health & safety, personnel administration; capital and expense budget preparation and management, and procurement.
$89,988.00 - $203,566.00
DEPT OF ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION