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Civil Engineer Series I, II, III

Job ID: 6814
Business Unit: New York City Transit
Location: Brooklyn, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: NYC Transit Authority
Date Posted: Mar 28, 2024


Title: Civil Engineer Series I, II, III (6814)
First Date of Posting: 3/28/24
Last Date of Filing: 4/18/24
Authority: TA
Department: Subways
Division/Unit: MOW Infrastructure Engineering
Reports to: Sr. Director, Structural Inspections
Work Location: 130 Livingston Street, Brooklyn
Hours of Work: 8 am to 4 pm
This position on the NYC Transit payroll is competitive and is eligible for the 55-a Program. This position is open to qualified persons who are eligible for the 55-a Program. Please indicate in your cover letter and in the upper right corner of your resume that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a Program. For detailed information regarding the 55-a Program, please visit the following link
Civil Engineer I (TA) Min. $85,147 Max. $107,227
Civil Engineer II (TA) Min. $101,229 Max. $122,295
Civil Engineer III (TA) Min. $113,239 Max. $133,496
The incumbent(s) will work as part of a team within the NYCT Maintenance of Ways Defect Reduction Program and Structural Inspections. Operating in all facets of Civil engineering, including structural design, design review, structural inspections, database management, project planning and project management, and punch list inspections for NYCT Capital Projects; the incumbent will be a part of a dedicated staff of engineers that aims to keep New York Citys main transportation artery structurally safe for service.
Additional duties will include Preparing and performing training for inspectors, maintainers, and engineers. As part of a weekly rotational assignment shared by other staff engineers for less than five weeks per year, the Incumbent(s) will also be on call 24 hours/day to respond to trouble calls and emergencies relating to structural conditions.

A valid New York State Professional Engineer's License and four (4) years of full-time experience in civil engineering.

A master's degree in civil engineering from an accredited college will be accepted as equivalent to one year of the full-time experience in civil engineering
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Proficient with the latest version of MicroStation.
Knowledge of MS Office suite, internet and mobile applications, and databases.
Knowledge of structural inspection of concrete and steel.
Ability to read and write technical drawings and correspondence.
In-depth knowledge of construction design and code issues.
Based on evaluation of education, skills, experience, and interview
Pursuant to the New York State Public Officers Law & the MTA Code of Ethics, all
employees who hold a policymaking position must file an Annual Statement of Financial
Disclosure (FDS) with the NYS Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government (the
MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers,
including with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities.
The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and
abilities, including military service members, to apply
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