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Professional Engineer 2 (Environmental)

Applications accepted from current State employees and former permanent competitive class employees eligible for reinstatement. You must meet the minimum qualifications.

Professional Engineer 2 (Environmental)
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number 17-499
Application Due By 12/15/2017
Title Professional Engineer 2 (Environmental)
Location: City
DEC Division/Bureau
Region 7
Division of Water
$88,603 - $109,133 (Effective 4/2017)
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)
  • Supervise and manage the regional Water programs.
  • Perform administrative duties regarding time and attendance, travel, budgeting, FOIL, work plans, evaluations, etc.
  • Provide clear direction to staff regarding priorities and assignments. Delegate and assign work equitably, effectively and promptly. Meet regularly with staff as a group and individually; keep performance programs and evaluations current.
  • Respond to inquiries in a timely manner. Keep Regional Engineer informed on high profile projects through verbal and written communication.
  • Coordinate with other DEC Region 7 programs ( such as the RD, RA, RPA and DLE office), other DEC Regions and other state, federal and local agencies. Communicate in a positive and productive manner.
  • Monitor enforcement and compliance for regional water initiatives.
  • Oversee permitting activities within the region. Identify and resolve problems.
  • Manage resources efficiently. Inventory and secure equipment.
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.
Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Must be able to negotiate difficult terrain and work in remote areas and adverse weather conditions. Travel, overtime, and overnight travel may be required. Weekends and holidays may be required. Must be available for emergency response. Must be available to respond to after-hours emergencies.
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.