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Career Opportunities

Welcome to the Department of Environmental Protection’s career opportunities page. DEP offers competitive positions in a supportive work environment with great employee benefits. Our agency is unique in that we offer positions throughout the five boroughs, as well as the watershed region in Upstate New York. Click here to learn more about DEP’s mission and current projects.

DEP’s current career opportunities are listed below. Please review the open positions and apply accordingly.

Non-City Employees: Candidates who are not currently City employees may review DEP’s current vacancies and apply through the NYC Careers portal by clicking on the links below.

Current DEP and/or City Employees: Please apply for all positions through NYCAPS Employee Self Service (ESS). Be aware that the job vacancies listed below are for positions open to external candidates. To view all vacancies, including internal-only opportunities, please access ESS.

Civil Service Exams: Civil service law requires that candidates for most NYC jobs take and pass an exam before they can be hired. Visit the Department of Citywide Administrative Services’ OASys portal to view the tentative annual exam schedule and register for exams.

Visit Internships Opportunities to learn about DEP’s year round internship program.

Current Career Opportunities

Business Title Civil Service Title Location Posting Period
Associate Project Manager Associate Project Manager I Queens 10/12/2017–Until Filled
Civil Engineering Intern Civil Engineering Intern Queens 10/12/2017–Until Filled
Assistant Procurement Liaison Community Associate Queens 10/10/2017–Until Filled
Associate Chemist Associate Chemist I Kingston 10/10/2017–11/9/2016
Technical Assistant to the Chief of Distribution Water Quality City Research Scientist II Queens 10/10/2017–11/9/2016
Water Quality Scientist City Research Scientist I Queens 10/10/2017–11/9/2016
Associate Project Manager Associate Project Manager I Brooklyn 10/6/2017–Until Filled
E-Learning Content Developer (Per Diem) Computer Programmer Analyst I Queens 10/6/2017–Until Filled
In-House EHS Officer Administrative Project Manager Queens 10/6/2017–Until Filled
Office Clerk Community Assistant Queens 10/6/2017–Until Filled
Senior Advisor, Strategic Planning Administrative City Planner M2 Queens 10/6/2017–Until Filled
Server Support Engineer Telecommunications Associate I Queens 10/6/2017–Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Brooklyn 10/6/2017–Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Queens 10/6/2017–Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Queens 10/6/2017–Until Filled
City Research Scientist City Research Scientist I Valhalla 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Civil Engineer Intern Civil Engineering Intern Kingston 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Computer Associate (Software) Computer Associate (Software) III Kingston 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Data Analyst (Part Time) Computer Programmer Analyst II Valhalla 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Electrical Engineer Electrical Engineer II Valhalla 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Electrician’s Helper Electrician’s Helper Yonkers 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Instrumentation Specialist Instrumentation Specialist II Bronx 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Laboratory Microbiologist Laboratory Microbiologist II Queens 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Organic Chemist City Research Scientist I Queens 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Scientist (Water Ecology) Scientist (Water Ecology) II Hawthorne 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Margaretville 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Valhalla 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Bronx 10/6/2017–11/5/2017
Assistant Project Manager Associate Housing Development Staten Island 10/6/2017–10/20/2017
Data Analyst Community Coordinator Manhattan 10/6/2017–10/20/2017
Data Analyst College Aide (All City Depts) I Manhattan 10/6/2017–10/20/2017
NYCHA Green Infrastructure Project Manager City Planner I Queens 9/29/2017–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Staten Island 9/27/2017–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 9/27/2017–Until Filled
Chief of Contract Support Unit Administrative Project Manager Queens 9/27/2017–Until Filled
Contract and Budget Analyst Bookkeeper II Queens 9/27/2017–Until Filled
Deputy Chief of Outside Development Administrative Engineer M2 Queens 9/27/2017–Until Filled
Electrician Electrician Brooklyn 9/27/2017–Until Filled
GIS Editor Engineering Technician III Queens 9/27/2017–Until Filled
Senior Landscape Architect Landscape Architect I Queens 9/27/2017–Until Filled
Associate Chemist Associate Chemist II Kingston 9/27/2017–10/27/2017
Computer Associate (Software) Computer Associate (Software) III Kingston 9/27/2017–10/27/2017
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Schoharie 9/27/2017–10/27/2017
Litigation Support Counsel Agency Attorney Queens 9/21/2017–Until Filled
Industrial Program Compliance Analyst Project Manager Queens 9/20/2017–Until Filled
Public Marketing Advisor Community Coordinator Manhattan 9/20/2017–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer for Tunnel Structural Design Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 9/14/2017–Until Filled
CPM Scheduler II Administrative Project Manager Queens 9/14/2017–Until Filled
Civil Engineering Intern Civil Engineering Intern Queens 9/14/2017–Until Filled
GIS Analyst City Research Scientist I Queens 9/14/2017–Until Filled
Director of Contract Support Unit Administrative Project Manager Queens 9/13/2017–Until Filled
Program Manager City Planner III Queens 9/13/2017–Until Filled
Policy Advisor Community Coordinator Manhattan 9/11/2017–Until Filled
Project Manager City Planner II Queens 9/11/2017–Until Filled
Technical Review Unit Deputy Director Industrial Hygienist II Queens 9/7/2017–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Staten Island 8/30/2017–Until Filled
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Staten Island 8/30/2017–Until Filled
Accountable Manager Associate Project Manager Kingston 8/29/2017–Until Filled
Assistant Project Manager Assistant Mechanical Engineer Queens 8/29/2017–Until Filled
Environmental Engineering Intern Environmental Engineering Intern Queens 8/29/2017–Until Filled
Junior Project Manager Project Manager Intern Valhalla 8/29/2017–Until Filled
Project Manager Associate Project Manager Queens 8/29/2017–Until Filled
BIM and CAD Section Manager Administrative Project Manager M2 Queens 8/23/2017–Until Filled
Environmental Engineer Environmental Engineer I Queens 8/23/2017–Until Filled
Associate Project Manager I Associate Project Manager I Queens 8/21/2017–Until Filled
Regulatory Compliance Agency Attorney Agency Attorney II Queens 8/21/2017–Until Filled
Deputy Chief, Connections ADM Engineer (Non MGRL) Queens 8/15/2017–Until Filled
Deputy Chief, Permitting ADM Engineer (Non MGRL) Queens 8/15/2017–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 8/11/2017–Until Filled
Certified IT Developer Certified Applications Developer I Queens 8/11/2017–Until Filled
Deputy Director Environmental Engineer III Queens 8/11/2017–Until Filled
EH&S Trainer & Curriculum Development Specialist Industrial Hygienist II Queens 8/11/2017–Until Filled
Green Infastructure Program Analyst Community Coordinator Queens 8/11/2017–Until Filled
Lead Design Engineer - Power Generation and Distribution Systems Electrical Engineer III Queens 8/11/2017–Until Filled
Project Manager of Hazerdous Materials Geologist II Queens 8/11/2017–Until Filled
District Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) Distrct Supervisor (Water & Sewers) I Queens 8/4/2017–Until Filled
Industrial Hygensist II Industrial Hygienist II Queens 8/4/2017–Until Filled
Dynamic CRM Developer Cert IT Developer (APP) I Queens 8/1/2017–Until Filled
Supervisor, GIS Analytics Unit Computer Associate (Software) II Queens 8/1/2017–Until Filled
Civil Engineer II Civil Engineer II Queens 7/28/2017–Until Filled
Design Engineer Assistant Electrical Engineer Queens 7/28/2017–Until Filled
Senior Policy Advisor, Infrastructure and Energy Team City Research Scientist III Manhattan 7/26/2017–Until Filled
Asbestos Enforcement Inspector Industrial Hygienist I Queens 7/25/2017–Until Filled
Chief, DEP Office of Energy Administrative Project Manager M2 Queens 7/25/2017–Until Filled
Climate and Sustainibilty Analyst City Research Scientist Queens 7/24/2017–Until Filled
Portfolio Manager Administrative Engineer M4 Queens 7/24/2017–Until Filled
Environmental Engineer Intern Environmental Engineer Intern Queens 7/11/2017–Until Filled
Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) I Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) I Brooklyn 6/26/2017‑Until Filled
Director, Contract Repairs & Maintenance Adminstrative Engineer M3 Queens 6/22/2017‑Until Filled
Water Use Inspector II Water Use Inspector Bronx 6/22/2017‑Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Shokan 6/22/2017–7/22/2017
Gardener I Gardener I Brooklyn 6/20/2017–Until Filled

For inquiries regarding career opportunities with DEP, please email:

DEP is an equal opportunity employer (Male/Female/Disabled/Veteran) with a strong commitment to the diversity of our organization and workforce.

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