Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 06/28/21
Applications Due: 12/31/21
Vacancy ID: 88195

Position Information

AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleAssistant Engineer (Civil)

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade20

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

Salary RangeFrom $62726 to $79577 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County To Be Determined

Street Address NYS Department of Transportation -STATEWIDE

City Statewide


Zip Code12232

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications 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.

Assistant Engineer (Civil) is a continuous recruitment examination. All interested candidates must complete the online application here: There is no fee for this exam. The minimum qualifications for examination are:

Proof of passing the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Fundamentals in Engineering (FE) examination


Qualifying degrees: Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering, Construction Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering Management, Construction Engineering Management Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical Power Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering Technology, Environmental Design Engineering, Environmental Resources Engineering, Environmental Systems Engineering, Forest Engineering, Geological Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Hydraulics Engineering, Materials Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Structural Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Transportation Planning and Engineering, or Engineering Science with a recognized concentration in any of the above listed engineering degrees.

Qualifying experience: One year of full-time engineering experience in the design and construction of parks, roads, bridges, recreational facilities, water and/or wastewater treatment facilities.

Duties Description To perform all engineering duties related to projects concerned with new or rehabilitated roads, bridges, railroads, airport structures, construction materials, waterways and roads; select, from a wide variety of alternatives, the most efficient and effective plan of work; review consultant and contractor plans and estimates; and recommend road pavement, drainage construction, traffic management and safety systems, traffic signal and traffic network communication design, construction inspection and operations, traffic data collection processing, analysis and engineering, materials and metallurgical engineering, Engineering for environmental permitting, stormwater management and site remediation, Engineering and analysis of material impacts on climate change (e.g., carbon footprint).

Additional Comments Candidates are encouraged to send their resume and cover letter to You may be contacted as positions become available.

Assistant Engineer (Civil) is a new title for the Department of Transportation. If you have previously submitted the Engineering Exam for this title, you will need to resubmit and select Department of Transportation as a desired agency.

Appointment to this position is contingent upon Division of Budget approval to fill.

Position may be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. For more information please visit

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

Contact Information




Email Address


Street NYS Department of Transportation

City Statewide

State NY

Zip Code 12189


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and a current resume no later than December 31st, 2021 to: