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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 17-330
Application Due By 08/18/2017
Title Professional Engineer 2 (Environmental)
Location: City
DEC Division/Bureau
Central Office
$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)
  • Manage and implement the water withdrawal permit program in accordance with the Water Resources Law of 2011.
  • Manage the water well drilling registration, New York City reservoir releases, the drought task force and drought condition monitoring programs.
  • Supervise section staff to deliver all the water quantity resource management programs mentioned above.
  • Provide program and technical support for Regional Offices on water withdrawal permit renewals and permit modifications, and groundwater resource management.
  • Lead policy development related to the program areas that the section is responsible for.
  • Manage the section's non-personal service funds for travels, equipment and contracts with other agencies and partners in pursue of the programs objectives.
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. Travel, overtime, and overnight travel may be required.
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 a permanent NYS employee not employed by the Department of Environmental Conservation or applying for reinstatement, please provide your social security number so that appointment eligibility may be verified.

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.