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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/01/22

Applications Due11/23/22

Vacancy ID115856

AgencyCanal Corporation

TitleProfessional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation) - Asset Mgmt & Inspection

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade24

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

Salary RangeFrom $81911 to $110560 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County To Be Determined

Street Address 149 Northern Concourse OR;

4950 Genesee Street

City Syracuse OR Buffalo


Zip Code00000

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be reachable for appointment on the Civil Service eligible list for Professional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation) or candidates must have one year of permanent competitive service in a title eligible for transfer under the provisions of Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.

Duties Description Under the direction of the Engineer in charge of the Bureau of Asset Management, the incumbents will be responsible for the structural inspections of a portfolio of locks, bridges, buildings, roads, retaining walls, water control structures, breakwaters, guide structures, culverts, multiuse trails, and other civil infrastructure assets, within their assigned region. Incumbents perform the following engineering and engineering related duties:

• Ensure Canal staff and consultant inspections are completed in compliance with the Canal Corporation’s Structure Inspection Manual.

• Collaborate with the Director of Asset Management to update and improve the Canal Structure Inspection Manual.

• Oversee the Flag (Structural/Safety) inventory in their allocated region.

• Review and approves reports documenting inspections.

• Coordinate scheduling and prioritization of structural inspections within a region.

• Maintain knowledge of current Federal, State, and industry standards related to the inspection of civil infrastructure.

• Prepare reports, plans, and details to support various inspection assignment.

• Complete field work as necessary to support canals inspection program.

• Partner with other functional areas to drive Inspection Improvement Initiatives and recommends improvements to Inspection policies and procedures.

• Promote continuous improvement related to ensuring the safety of Canal’s civil infrastructure.

• Develop and maintain proficiency operating various Canal inspection equipment including but not limited to Drones, ROV’s(Crawler/Submersible), Vessels, ATV’s, and survey devices.

• Perform a variety of additional tasks as assigned.

Additional Comments Parking is provided.

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

Name Kristine Scott

Telephone 518-449-6032


Email Address


Street 30 South Pearl Street

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12207



Interested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications for the position should send a cover letter and resume by the application deadline to Please include the position title AND VACANCY NUMER, Professional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation) - Asset Mgmt & Inspection, in the subject line of your email to ensure receipt of your application.

The New York State Canal Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

New York State Human Rights Law prohibits discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, sex, disability, marital status, gender identity, prior arrests, prior conviction records, predisposing genetic characteristics or domestic violence victim status.

The New York State Canal Corporation provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify

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