Job 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.

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.

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

Executive Career Opportunities

Business Title Civil Service Title Location Posting Period
Executive Director, In-House Design Administrative Project Manager M4 Queens 10/1/2018–Until Filled

Career Opportunities

Business Title Civil Service Title Location Posting Period
Staten Island Construction & Performance Monitor Construction Project Manager 2 Queens, NY 12/18/2019–Until Filled
Senior Policy Advisor, Climate Partnerships Executive Program Specialist (NM) M1 Manhattan 12/18/2019–Until Filled
Supervisor Const. & Performance Monitoring Construction Project Manager 3 Queens, NY 12/18/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Mechanical Engineer Assistant Mechanical Engineer Carmel, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) I Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) 1 Valhalla, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Civil Engineer Civil Engineer 2 Valhalla, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Planning and Asset Manager Administrative Engineer M2 Valhalla, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Field Inspector Scientist (Water Ecology) 2 Queens, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Project & Field Compliance Coordinator Associate Project Manager 2 Valhalla, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Procurement Analyst 1 Program Analyst 1 Kingston, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Recreation Coordinator City Planner2 Kingston, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) I Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) 1 Yonkers, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) III Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) 3 Yonkers, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Watershed Maintainer - 2 Positions Watershed Maintainer Bronx, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Yonkers, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Valhalla, NY 12/18/2019–1/17/2020
Timekeeping Supervisor Principal Administrative Associate 2 Queens, NY 12/18/2019–1/8/2020
EH&S Program Manager Administrative Project Manager Valhalla, NY 12/11/2019–Until Filled
Emergency Manager Community Coordinator Queens, NY 12/11/2019–Until Filled
Bureau Energy Manager City Research Scientist 3 Queens, NY 12/10/2019–Until Filled
Contract Manager Construction Project Manager 2 Queens, NY 12/10/2019–Until Filled
Engineering Intern Project Manager Intern Queens, NY 12/10/2019–Until Filled
Program Manager Associate Project Manager Queens, NY 12/10/2019–Until Filled
Program Manager Associate Staff Analyst Queens, NY 12/10/2019–Until Filled
Program Manager Administrative Project Manager Queens, NY 12/10/2019–Until Filled
Program Manager Administrative Staff Analyst (NM) Queens, NY 12/10/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Environmental Engineer Assistant Environmental Engineer Queens, NY 12/10/2019–12/24/2019
Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist Associate Public Health Sanitarian 1 Queens, NY 12/10/2019–12/24/2019
Section Chief, Green Infrastructure Maintenance Administrative Horticulturist Brooklyn, NY 12/5/2019–Until Filled
Engineer-In-Charge, Operational Information Systems Associate Project Manager 3 Queens, NY 12/5/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Intern Project Manager Intern Queens, NY 11/29/2019–Until Filled
Seasonal City Park Worker City Park Worker Brooklyn, NY 11/26/2019–Until Filled
Quality Assurance Officer Associate Chemist 3 Kingston, NY 11/26/2019–12/26/2019
Quality Assurance Officer Associate Chemist 3 Hawthorne, NY 11/26/2019–12/26/2019
Section Chief Catch Basin Inspection Unit Environmental Engineer 2 Queens, NY 11/25/2019–Until Filled
Deputy Chief, JOC Construction and On-Call Design Administrative Project Manager Arkville, NY 11/25/2019–12/25/2019
Section Chief, Arkville Region Administrative Engineer (NM) Arkville, NY 11/25/2019–12/25/2019
Supervisor (Project Review) Associate Project Manager 3 Arkville, NY 11/25/2019–12/25/2019
Assistant Environmental Engineer Assistant Environmental Engineer Queens, NY 11/20/2019–Until Filled
Environmental Planning Specialist City Research Scientist 1 Queens, NY 11/20/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Geologist 1 Manhattan 11/15/2019–Until Filled
RFP Coordinator Principal Administrative Associate 3 Queens, NY 11/12/2019–Until Filled
Civil Engineer 1 Civil Engineer 1 Queens, NY 10/23/2019–Until Filled
Green Infrastructure Program Analyst Community Coordinator Queens, NY 10/21/2019–Until Filled
Green Infrastructure Project Manager Assistant Landscape Architect Queens, NY 10/21/2019–Until Filled
Environmental Health & Safety Auditor City Research Scientist III Queens, NY 10/16/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens, NY 10/11/2019–Until Filled
Enviornmental Health & Safety Officer Industrial Hygienist 2 Queens, NY 10/2/2019–Until Filled
Green Infrastructure Forester Forester 2 Queens, NY 10/2/2019–Until Filled
Contract Administrator Port Marine Engineer (DEP) Wards Island, NY 9/30/2019–Until Filled
IT Project Specialist IT Project Specialist Queens, NY 9/30/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Geologist 1 Queens, NY 9/30/2019–Until Filled
Superintendent of Water and Sewer Systems Superintedent of Water and Sewer Systems M1 Queens, NY 9/23/2019–Until Filled
Minority Women Business Enterprise Program Analyst Community Coordinator Queens, NY 9/20/2019–Until Filled
Construction Project Manager Construction Project Manager 1 Queens 9/12/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager (GIS) Project Manager Queens 9/12/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager (Modeling) Project Manager Queens 9/12/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Intern Project Manager Intern Queens 9/12/2019–Until Filled
Administrative Engineer Administrative Engineer M2 Queens 9/10/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Project Manager Intern Queens 9/10/2019–Until Filled
Health & Safety Specialist Industrial Hygienist 1 Queens 9/10/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 9/10/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 8/30/2019–Until Filled
Civil Engineer Civil Engineer 1 Queens 8/30/2019–Until Filled
Civil Engineer Civil Engineer 3 Queens 8/30/2019–Until Filled
Civil Engineer I Civil Engineer 1 Queens 8/30/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Geologist 1 Manhattan 8/30/2019–Until Filled
Division Chief of Construction Management Administrative Construction Project Manager M3 Queens 8/30/2019–Until Filled
Restoration Ecologist Scientist (WATER ECOLOGY) 3 Kingston, NY 8/30/2019–10/29/2019
Graphic Designer Graphic Artist 2 Queens 8/29/2019–Until Filled
Accountable Manager Associate Project Manager 2 Valhalla, NY 8/21/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Project Manager Project Manager Valhalla, NY 8/21/2019–Until Filled
Deputy Press Secretary Administrative Public Information Specialist M1 Queens 8/21/2019–Until Filled
Electrical Engineering Intern Electrical Engineering Intern Brooklyn 8/21/2019–Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer - 4 Positions Watershed Maintainer Bronx 8/14/2019–Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Staten Island 8/14/2019–Until Filled
Watershed Maintainance Watershed Maintainance Queens 8/14/2019–Until Filled
Deputy Press Secretary Administrative Staff Analyst (NM) Queens 8/12/2019–Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Staten Island 8/12/2019–Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Brooklyn 8/12/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Environmental Engineer Assistant Environmental Engineer Queens 8/6/2019–Until Filled
E-Learning Content Developer Computer Programmer Analyst I Queens 8/2/2019–Until Filled
Agency Counsel Agency Counsel III Queens 7/31/2019–Until Filled
Environmental Health & Safety Incident Investigator Associate Public Health Sanitarian Queens 7/31/2019–Until Filled
Electrician Electrician Brooklyn 7/30/2019–Until Filled
Building Energy Efficiency Program, Senior Policy Advisor City Research Scientist II Manhattan 7/26/2019–Until Filled
Building Energy Efficiency Programs Policy Advisor, Existing Buildings Track City Research Scientist II Manhattan 7/26/2019–Until Filled
Building Energy Efficiency Programs Policy Advisor, High Performance Retrofit Track City Research Scientist Manhattan 7/26/2019–Until Filled
Community Assistant Community Assistant Queens 7/26/2019–Until Filled
EEO Investigations & Training Liaison Agency Attorney Intern Queens 7/26/2019–Until Filled
EEO Investigator Specialist Agency Attorney II Queens 7/26/2019–Until Filled
Payment Analyst Procurement Analyst II Queens 7/26/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 7/24/2019–Until Filled
Civil Engineer II Civil Engineer II Queens 7/24/2019–Until Filled
Air Pollution Inspector Air Pollution Inspector Queens 7/19/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 7/19/2019–Until Filled
Civil Engineering Intern Civil Engineering Intern Queens 7/19/2019–Until Filled
Machinist’s Helper Machinist’s Helper Brooklyn 7/19/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Mechanical Engineer Assistant Mechanical Engineer Bronx 7/16/2019–Until Filled
Machinist’s Helper Machinist’s Helper Bronx 7/16/2019–Until Filled
City Research Scientist, Bluebelt Planning City Research Scientist I Queens 7/12/2019–Until Filled
Executive Director Director of Technical Services M3 Queens 7/12/2019–Until Filled
Landscape Architect I Landscape Architect I Queens 7/12/2019–Until Filled
Senior Construction Manager Construction Project Manager III Queens 7/12/2019–Until Filled
Supervisor, Bluebelt Planning City Research Scientist II Queens 7/12/2019–Until Filled
Executive Director Administrative Engineer Queens 7/9/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Intern Project Manager Intern Queens 7/5/2019–Until Filled
Industrial Hygienist II Industrial Hygienist II Queens 7/2/2019–Until Filled
Managing Director of Green Infrastructure Design and Construction Administrative Engineer M3 Queens 7/2/2019–Until Filled
Agency Counsel Agency Attorney I Queens 6/28/2019–Until Filled
Agency Counsel Agency Attorney I Queens 6/28/2019–Until Filled
Accountable Manager Administrative Engineer M2 Queens 6/26/2019–Until Filled
Accountable Manager Administrative Project Manager M2 Queens 6/26/2019–Until Filled

DEP is an equal opportunity employer (Male/Female/Disabled/Veteran) with a strong commitment to the diversity of our organization and workforce. For inquiries regarding career opportunities with DEP, please email Recruit@dep.nyc.gov