Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 10/15/21
Applications Due: 10/30/21
Vacancy ID: 92913

Position Information

AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleConstruction Specialist 1 (Transportation)

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade19

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

Salary RangeFrom $60864 to $77301 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 Queens

Street Address Department of Transportation, Region 11, Construction

47-40 21st Street

City Long Island City


Zip Code11101

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..

Duties Description The Construction Specialist (CS1) would be in charge of construction project(s) in the field. This includes the review of plans and documentation in contracts and proposals, preparation of cost estimates. The CS1 coordinates the activities of contractors, sub-contractors, utilities, local governments, and other affected parties to ensure contract progress and scheduled completion and makes recommendations to engineering staff about revision of plans and specifications to meet field conditions or unexpected construction problems. In addition, the CS1 trains and supervises inspectors and seasonal construction inspectors assigned to construction inspection.

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

Additional Comments Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

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

Contact Information

Name Personnel

Telephone 718-482-4585

Fax 718-482-4592

Email Address


Street NYS Department of Transportation - Personnel

47-40 21st Street Room 840

City Long Island City

State NY

Zip Code 11101


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and a current resume with Notice Number R11-21-12 in the subject line and referenced in the cover letter no later than October 30, 2021