The NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) enriches the environment and protects public health for all New Yorkers by providing 1.1 billion gallons of high quality drinking water, managing wastewater and stormwater, and reducing air, noise, and hazardous materials pollution. DEP is the largest combined municipal water and wastewater utility in the country, with nearly 6,000 employees. DEP's water supply system is comprised of 19 reservoirs and 3 controlled lakes throughout the system’s 2,000 square mile watershed that extends 125 miles north and west of the City.
The NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) protects public health and the environment by supplying clean drinking water, collecting and treating wastewater, and reducing air, noise, and hazardous materials pollution. DEP is the largest combined municipal water and wastewater utility in the country, with nearly 5,500 employees. DEP delivers more than 1.1 billion gallons per day of the highest quality drinking water to 8.3 million NYC residents and more than 1 million people in Upstate New York, and has a wastewater conveyance and treatment system capable of processing over 1.3 billion gallons of wastewater per day to protect the environment and the city’s surrounding waterways.
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Office of Green Infrastructure (OGI), in conjunction with other city agencies, is currently constructing green infrastructure practices citywide including, but not limited to, Right-of-way Bioswales (ROWBs), Right-of-way Stormwater Greenstreets (ROWSGSs), ROW Rain Gardens (ROWRGs), ROW Greenstrips (ROWGSs), ROW Permeable Pavement (ROWPP), On-site bioretention and permeable pavement, and other stormwater management practices throughout combined sewer areas citywide.
The Office of Green Infrastructure (OGI), seeks to hire a Project Manager. The selected candidates will assist in the delivery of green infrastructure capital projects through the design, procurement and construction phases by overseeing the preparation of engineering documents including drawings and specifications for green infrastructure sites in the City’s Right of Way program. Work shall include assist engineer by participating in revising the design standards and procedures for Right of Way Green Infrastructure Installation, analyze geotechnical data and conduct site assessments to determine locations of green infrastructure, reviews and/or examination of Green Infrastructure designs including green strips, and storm water green streets, infiltration basins, and porous pavement, as well as coordinating with construction contractors and construction managers during the construction phase.
Qualifications: A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college in engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, business administration, or public administration and one year of full-time satisfactory experience in project management work, such as planning, administering, managing, coordinating or expediting, for engineering and/or architectural and/or landscape architectural projects; or college education as described in “1” above to make up the equivalent of five years of education and experience.
Preferred Skills: Experienced in construction and construction management contracts as well as the planning, layout and details of contract drawings, specifications, shop drawing review, field inspections and investigations for green infrastructure. A strong engineering background is preferred; experience in the application of code requirements and preparation of technical reports, related design software applications, excellent communication skills and leadership skills, Microsoft Word and Excel applications.
To Apply and view full job description and qualification: Non-city Employees: Log on to nyc.gov/jobs and Search for Job ID # 394982. City Employees: Log on to Employee Self Service (ESS) and search for Job ID # 394982.
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