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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 08/03/22

Applications Due10/12/22

Vacancy ID109866

AgencyThruway Authority

TitleProfessional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation)

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade24

Bargaining UnitNone listed

Salary RangeFrom $81725 to $113567 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 7:30 AM

To 3:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? Yes

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Rockland

Street Address 4 Executive Boulevard

Suite 400

City Suffern


Zip Code10901

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be either a qualified employees of New York State with one year of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as a Professional Engineer 1 (Civil/Transportation), or be in a title that is eligible for 70.1 transfer. OR,

Meet the minimum qualifications for a PROVISIONAL appointment:

Either 1. a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current NYS registration AND a qualifying bachelor's degree or higher as listed below;

Or 2. a New York State Professional Engineer's license and current registration AND one year of full-time qualifying engineering experience as listed below.

Qualifying degrees: Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering, Construction Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering Management, Construction Engineering Management Technology, Geological Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Hydraulics Engineering, Materials Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, 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 with transportation projects related to highways/roadways, railroads, bridges, airports, waterways, building structures, or traffic management and safety systems.

If appointed provisionally, selected candidate must take the Civil Service exam for this title and obtain a reachable score on the resulting eligible list in order to be appointed permanently.

Duties Description Under general direction of the Professional Engineer 2 Civil/Transportation in charge of New York Division Highway Maintenance, develops and administers maintenance programs for New York Division Highway Maintenance; performs inspections; reports on engineering direction for repairs; performs analysis and planning activities related to these functions; reviews and recommends necessary changes to plans, specifications, estimates and schedules prepared by design engineers; serves as a liaison engineer between the Thruway and various agencies and political subdivisions; coordinates activities with Division and Headquarters personnel and other Thruway Maintenance units; and performs miscellaneous professional engineering tasks on the Division level.

Additional Comments A location differential of $3,026 annually is included in base pay quoted.

The New York State Thruway Authority 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 Thruway Authority provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Office of Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Development at or call (518)471-4321.

All other inquires, including questions on applying, should be directed to Lisa.LaGrotta at

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

Name Lisa LaGrotta

Telephone (845) 918-2563

Fax (845) 918-2595

Email Address


Street 4 Executive Boulevard

Suite 400

City Suffern

State NY

Zip Code 10901


Notes on ApplyingIf you are interested in the position, please send a copy of your resume and qualifying Bachelor's degree (if applicable) to Lisa LaGrotta using the above contact information. Please also include your NYS Professional Engineering license number.

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