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 Principal Engineering Technicians in the Construction Group perform complex civil engineering technical support activities for engineering projects and programs. This includes inspecting portions of major construction and rehabilitation projects, serving as Engineer-in-Charge on small construction projects, serving as an office engineer on larger construction projects, planning and designing small construction and rehabilitation projects, reviewing the technical accuracy of plans and documentation in contracts and proposals, preparing cost estimates of materials and supplies for projects, and supervising/training subordinate technicians.
As a Principal Engineering Technician in Region One Construction, the candidate would be assigned to field inspection or the Regional Materials group. Overnight stay, night work and weekend work may be required.
Responsibilities also may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the department’s response to regional and statewide emergency situations.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and a current resume with Notice Number R01-22-85 in the subject line and referenced in the cover letter no later than August 26, 2022, to:
NYS Department of Transportation
50 Wolf Road, Suite 1s50
Albany, NY 12232
Fax: (518) 474-1882
***PLEASE INCLUDE R01-22-85 IN SUBJECT LINE***