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.
BEC’s mission is the enforcement of environmental laws and regulations, which affect the health and safety of the public and environment. Specifically, the bureau enforces the City’s Asbestos regulations as well as the Air and Noise Codes. The Bureau is comprised of the Division of Air & Noise Policy, Permitting and Enforcement and the Asbestos Control Program. These divisions respond to air and noise code complaints, inspect and track asbestos removal projects, and foster the goals of environmental protection.
The Bureau of Environmental Compliance’s (BEC) is seeks to hire an Administrative Engineer, who will report directly to the Assistant Commissioner. Candidate will oversee teams of engineers, inspectors and support staff to manage the Air Engineering and the Air/Noise Policy & Enforcement Units in difficult and responsible work.
The candidate will be responsible with ensuring all permits for air emission sources are issued within pre-established time frames; coordination of all the activities of Air Engineering with other Federal, State and City agencies; such as EPA, NYS, DOB, NYCHA, DOE and other City agencies on regulatory and compliance issues; coordination and collaboration with Bureau of Information Technology staff on Clean Air Tracking system (CATS) and Asbestos Reporting & Tracking System (ARTS) to address the production issues and enhancements and follow-up to resolve the issues on a timely basis; constant evaluation and updating of the boiler and industrial facilities permitting processes; responsible for department air and noise policy development; responsible for the NYC Air and Noise Enforcement Program.
Qualifications: A valid New York State License as a Professional Engineer; six (6) years of full-time satisfactory experience in chemical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering, environmental engineering, mechanical engineering, or plan examining work, at least two (2) years of which must have been in an executive, managerial, or administrative capacity.
Preferred Skills: Minimum of five (5) years of full-time paid relevant experience in boiler and combustion design, heat load calculations and draft calculations and experience and knowledge of other industrial equipment such as engines, generators, spray booths, dry cleaners; minimum of five (5) years of experience in managing engineering teams and highly complex engineering projects; strong interpersonal and communication skills, capacity to organize and analyze data, track and staff multiple contracts for engineering design, construction and construction management, fluency in Microsoft Office Suite products.
To Apply and view full job description and qualification: Non-city Employees: Log on to nyc.gov/jobs and Search for Job ID # 399915. City Employees: Log on to Employee Self Service (ESS) and search for Job ID # 399915.
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