Please note: State agencies that contact job applicants do not usually request personal or financial information via text message or over the phone in connection with your response to a job posting. If you are contacted for such information by these methods, or any other method, please verify the identity of the individual before transmitting such information to that person.
Note: For questions about the job posting, please contact the agency that posted this position by using the contact information provided on the "Contact" tab for the position.

Review Vacancy

Date Posted 01/19/24

Applications Due07/19/24

Vacancy ID148900


AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleProfessional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation)

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 25%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Jefferson

Street Address 317 Washington Street

City Watertown


Zip Code13601

Minimum Qualifications To be eligible or to be considered for appointment, candidates must be reachable on the current Civil Service List for this position or be eligible for reassignment or transfer in accordance with the Civil Service Law.

Candidates must possess a NYS Professional Engineer License and current registration.

Duties Description As Professional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation) in the Regional Design Group, the selected candidate will perform assigned functional duties under the direction of a Professional Engineer 2 and those duties include, but are not limited to:

Design Squad Leader duties include: supervising and leading a highway or bridge design team throughout all stages of the project development process; coordinating project activities and communicating effectively with Regional and Main Office functional units, local officials and the public; monitoring project progress with respect to cost, scope, schedule and quality; performing various types of structural, highway or hydraulic calculations; providing technical design data for the production of Design Approval Documents, Advance Detail Plans and Proposal Specifications and Estimate (PS&E) packages; providing technical construction support; supervising, training and mentoring design personnel; and providing technical assistance as needed.

Bridge Inspection Team Leader duties include: inspecting, preparing and submitting inspection reports for approximately 150 state and locally owned bridges annually; determining when flag conditions exist, providing prompt notifications and preparing flag reports; coordinating inspection work with Work Zone Traffic Control contractors, bridge inspection consultants, and Regional functional groups; updating load rating, vulnerability and inventory data; and assisting with other Bridge Safety Assurance duties, as necessary.

Additional Comments Specific duties will be discussed at the interview.

Candidate can be reassigned within the Design Group to address immediate delivery and/or special assignments.

Opportunities to telecommute will be discussed at the interview.

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

Name Angela Anderson, Office of Design

Telephone 315-785-2336


Email Address


Street 317 Washington Street, 8th Floor

City Watertown

State NY

Zip Code 13601


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and a current resume, titled by last name, with the Notice Number R7-24-04 and last name in the subject line and referenced in the letter of interest no later than 7/19/24

Printable Version