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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/04/23

Applications Due12/15/23

Vacancy ID145322

AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleProfessional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation)-Region 5

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade24

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

Salary RangeFrom $86057 to $108638 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.50


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Erie

Street Address NYS DOT

100 Seneca Street

City Buffalo


Zip Code14203

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.

Duties Description Duties may include but are not limited to: serving as a Highway, Consultant Management, Special Design or Structures Design Squad Leader. Details will be discussed during the interview.

*Telecommuting: Opportunities to telecommute will be discussed at interview.

Additional Comments Responsibilities may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the Department’s response to regional and statewide emergency situations.

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Name Sanjyot S. Vaidya, P.E.



Email Address


Street 100 SENECA ST



State NY

Zip Code 14203


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and a current resume, titled by last name, with Notice Number R5-23-92 and last name in the subject line and referenced in the cover letter no later than, December 15, 2023, to:

Sanjyot S. Vaidya, P.E.
Regional Design Engineer
NYS Dept. of Transportation
100 Seneca St., Buffalo, NY 14203


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