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Environmental Engineering Technician 2

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Environmental Engineering Technician 2
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 18-056
Application Due By 02/23/2018
Title Environmental Engineering Technician 2
Location: City DEC Region Division/Bureau

Long Island City
Region 2
Air Resources

$42,143 - $53,927 Effective 04/2017
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Duties/Responsibilities The Environmental Engineering Technician 2 (EET2) is assigned to the Dry Cleaning Section. The EET2 is responsible for inspecting dry cleaning facilities in the five (5) counties of New York City and determining their compliance status. The EET2 reviews applications for Air Facility Registrations for dry cleaning facilities and determines if they can be approved. The EET2 reviews Third Party Inspection reports and determines their compliance status. All reviews and inspection reports are appropriately entered into the Department's Air Facilities System (AFS) computerized database. A valid driver's license is required.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements

Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 11 or higher and:
Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

55-b/55-c Candidates must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below and include with their resume or application, a copy of the letter from Civil Service which indicates approval for the 55-b/55-c program.

Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 55b/c candidates and 70.4 transfer eligibles): Either:
1) five years of qualifying experience;* OR
2) graduation from high school AND two years of qualifying experience;* OR
3) graduation from a high school technical education program in technical aeronautics, technical architectural drafting and building construction, technical chemistry, industrial chemistry, technical electricity/electronics, technical mechanical design and construction, technical structural drafting and design, technical instrumentation and control systems, or computer circuitry, AND one year of qualifying experience;* OR
4) sixty college semester credit hours, including 15 college semester credit hours** in the natural or physical sciences and/or mathematics AND an additional 24 college semester credit hours** in any combination of the following courses: engineering, such as civil, chemical, electrical, mechanical, aeronautical and/or sanitary; public health; environmental and/or engineering technology; environmental science; drafting; computer science; and/or surveying. YOU MUST SUBMIT A LIST OF QUALIFYING COURSES WITH YOUR APPLICATION. Include the course title, number of semester credit hours per course, name of college or university, and date of completion. Applications submitted without a list of relevant courses will not be considered; OR
5) an associate's or higher-level degree in engineering technology.

For the purposes of this posting, "Qualifying Experience" is defined as: engineering technician work in aeronautical, chemical, civil, electrical, environmental, mechanical, or sanitary engineering technology; environmental technology; or as a surveyor or a drafter.

** Courses in the social sciences do NOT meet the specialized credit hour requirement for these examinations.

If there is a viable promotion examination eligible list (three acceptors) for this position, candidates who qualify based on 70.4 transfer or under the 55-b/55-c options cannot be considered.

Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position.
To Apply

Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are met and includes the Control Number. If you are applying for more than one posting, you must submit a separate resume or Employment Application for each control number. Send to:

Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060

Fax: (518) 402-9038


Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

State Employees: If you wish to receive an acknowledgement that your application for this posting was received by the Bureau of Personnel and then receive information on the disposition of the position, please attach two self-addressed stamped envelopes (preferably inter-office or inter-agency) to the application. If you are applying for more than one position, you must include two envelopes for each position.

Some vacancies may be anticipated and may not result in an appointment. Application for any position listed may not result in an interview.