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
Assistant Electrical Engineer Assistant Electrical Engineer Valhalla, NY 10/30/2019–11/29/19
Forestry Program Data Coordinator Associate Project Manager 2 Kingston, NY 10/30/2019–11/29/19
Instrumentation Specialist III Instrumentation Specialist 3 Valhalla, NY 10/30/2019–11/29/19
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Pine Hill, NY 10/30/2019–11/29/19
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Bronx, NY 10/30/2019–11/29/19
Budget Analyst Accountant Queens, NY 10/30/2019–11/13/19
Division Chief of Engineering Administrative Project Manager M3 Queens, NY 10/30/2019–11/13/19
Division Chief of Engineering Administrative Engineer M3 Queens, NY 10/29/2019–11/12/19
Supervisor of Stock Workers Supervisor of Stock Workers 1 Queens, NY 10/29/2019–11/12/19
Civil Engineer 1 Civil Engineer 1 Queens, NY 10/23/2019–Until Filled
Asbestos Enforcement Inspector Industrial Hygienist 1 Queens, NY 10/21/2019–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
Scientist (Water Ecology) II Scientist (Water Ecology) 2 Grahamsville, NY 10/21/2019–11/20/19
Senior Closing Associate Associate Staff Analyst Kingston, NY 10/21/2019–11/20/19
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Yonkers, NY 10/21/2019–11/20/19
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Valhalla, NY 10/18/2019–11/17/19
Payment Analyst Staff Analyst Trainee Queens, NY 10/18/2019–11/8/19
Payment Analyst Procurement Analyst 1 Queens, NY 10/18/2019–11/8/19
Environmental Health & Safety Auditor City Research Scientist III Queens, NY 10/16/2019–Until Filled
Associate Project Manager II Associate Project Manager 2 Valhalla, NY 10/16/2019–11/15/19
Job Order Contract (JOC) Project Manager Electrical Engineer 2 Katonah, NY 10/16/2019–11/15/19
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Wappingers Falls, NY 10/16/2019–11/15/19
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Downsville, NY 10/16/2019–11/15/19
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Downsville, NY 10/16/2019–11/15/19
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens, NY 10/11/2019–Until Filled
Stationary Engineer (Electric) - Internal Stationary Engineer (Electric) Staten Island 10/11/2019–11/10/19
Prevailing Wage Investigator Quality Assurance Specialist 2 Queens, NY 10/9/2019–Until Filled
Senior Prevailing Wage Investigator Associate Quality Assurance SP Queens, NY 10/9/2019–Until Filled
Chief, Water Operations Division Administrative Engineer M3 Olivebridge, NY 10/9/2019–11/8/2019
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
Principal Administrative Associate Principal Administrative Associate 3 Queens, NY 10/2/2019–10/21/2019
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
Water Resources Modeler Scientist (WATER ECOLOGY) 3 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
Civil Engineer II Civil Engineer 2 Queens 9/4/2019–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
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Staten Island 8/30/2019–Until Filled
Water Resources Modeler City Research Scientist II 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
Contracts Attorney Agency Attorney I Queens 7/8/2019–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
Superintendent of Water and Sewer Systems Superintendent of Water and Sewer Systems Queens 6/26/2019–Until Filled
Accountable Manager Associate Project Manager III Valhalla, NY 6/21/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Environmental Engineer Assistant Environmental Engineer Queens 6/20/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Counsel Agency Attorney I Queens 6/17/2019–Until Filled
Mechanical Engineering Intern Mechanical Engineering Intern Queens 6/17/2019–Until Filled
Managing Director of Green Infrastructure Design and Construction Administrative Engineer Queens 6/14/2019–Until Filled
Deputy Chief Senior Stationary Engineer (Electric) Queens 6/10/2019–Until Filled
Green Infrastructure Program Analyst Community Coordinator Queens 6/10/2019–Until Filled
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Staten Island 6/3/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager City Research Scientist II Queens 5/31/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager City Research Scientist II Queens 5/31/2019–Until Filled
City Research Scientist II City Research Scientist II Queens 5/30/2019–Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer II Mechanical Engineer II Queens 5/30/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager City Research Scientist I Queens 5/30/2019–Until Filled
Deputy Commissioner, Bureau of Customer Services Deputy Commissioner (DEP) Queens 5/28/2019–Until Filled
Machinist Machinist Queens 5/28/2019–Until Filled
Associate Chemist Associate Chemist I Queens 5/17/2019–Until Filled
Clerical Associate (Part-Time) Clerical Associate I Queens 5/17/2019–Until Filled
Design Electrical Engineer Electrical Engineer I Queens 5/17/2019–Until Filled
Design Lead Mechanical Engineer II Queens 5/17/2019–Until Filled
Design Lead Administrative Project Manager Queens 5/17/2019–Until Filled
Senior Design Electrical Engineer Electrical Engineer II Queens 5/17/2019–Until Filled
Senior Estimator Senior Estimator (General Cons) Queens 5/17/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer for Tunnel Structural Design Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Civil Design Lead Civil Engineer II Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Civil Design Lead Administrative Project Manager Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Civil Engineer Civil Engineer III Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Construction Inspector Construction Project Manager II Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Construction Inspector/Office Engineer Associate Project Manager I Shokan, NY 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Design Engineer for Tunnel Structural Civil Engineer Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Lead Design Engineer (Power Generation & Distribution Systems) Electrical Engineer Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Project Manager Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Resident Engineer/Accountable Manager Associate Project Manager II Shokan, NY 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Section Manager, Civil Administrative Engineer M3 Queens 5/15/2019–Until Filled
Engineering Technician I Engineering Technician I Queens 5/8/2019–Until Filled
Associate Water Use Inspector Associate Water Use Inspector III Bronx 5/7/2019–Until Filled
Water Use Inspector Water Use Inspector II Bronx 5/7/2019–Until Filled
Record Management Officer Associate Public Records Officer Queens 5/6/2019–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