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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/15/21

Applications Due10/30/21

Vacancy ID92906

AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleEngineer Trainee/ Assistant Engineer

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade18

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

Salary RangeFrom $57736 to $73418 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Queens

Street Address NYS Department of Transportation

47-40 21st ST

City Long Island City

StateNY

Zip Code11101

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. NOTE: Engineering Traineeship Program: As an Engineer Trainee, you will serve a 24-month traineeship that leads to Assistant Engineer, Grade 20. To advance to Assistant Engineer, you must have obtained proof of passing the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Fundamentals of Engineering Examination (FE) and successfully completed the requirements of the traineeship to the satisfaction of the appointing authority. At the discretion of the appointing authority, early advancement to Assistant Engineer is possible if you have obtained your FE and have successfully completed twelve months of the traineeship. It is your responsibility to notify the appointing authority’s personnel office upon obtaining proof of passing the FE. You may receive an increase in salary upon obtaining your FE. Information about this increase will be provided by the appointing authority.

Duties Description There are multiple positions in Maintenance. The prospective candidate may be assigned to either Highway Maintenance, Bridge Maintenance, and / or the Residency Group. Under the direction of higher-level supervisors / managers, the candidates will perform engineering related to the maintenance of the highways, bridges, retaining walls, and other DOT assets. Duties may include monitoring road & bridge conditions, structural & safety flags evaluations, preparing repair details & work orders, reviewing contract plans and permits, resolving highways and bridge related emergencies & complaints, and developing (PS&E) plans, specification, and estimates for Maintenance Projects

Additional Comments Note: Engineering Traineeship Program: As an Engineer Trainee, you will serve a 24-month traineeship that leads to Assistant Engineer Grade 20. To advance to Assistant Engineer, you must have obtained proof of passing the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NYCEES) Fundamentals of Engineering Examination (FE) and successfully completed the requirements of the traineeship to the satisfaction of the appointing authority. At the discretion of the appointing authority, early advancement to Assistant Engineer is possible if you have obtained your FE and have successfully completed twelve months of the traineeship. it is your responsibility to notify the appointing authority's personnel office upon obtaining proof of passing the FE. You may receive an increase in salary upon obtaining your FE. Information about this increase will be provided by the appointing authority.

Note: Position may be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. For more information please visit www.studentAid.gov/publicservice

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Name Personnel Office

Telephone 718-482-4585

Fax 718-482-4593

Email Address R11-Personnel@dot.ny.gov

Address

Street NYS Department of Transportation

47-40 21st St

City Long Island City

State NY

Zip Code 11101

 

Notes on ApplyingYou can review the entire examination announcement and complete the online application here:
https://www.cs.ny.gov/engineering/oc/

****PLEASE INCLUDE POSTING NUMBER R11-21-10 IN YOUR REPLY***

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