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
Helicopter Pilot Helicopter Pilot (DEP) Wappingers Falls, NY 3/18/2020–4/8/2020
Staff Analyst II Staff Analyst 2 Queens, NY 3/18/2020–4/1/2020
Portfolio Manager Adminstrative Engineer M3 Marlboro, NY 3/10/2020–Until Filled
Air Pollution Inspector Air Pollution Inspector1 Queens, NY 3/10/2020–Until Filled
Portfolio Manager Administrative Engineer M3 Marlboro, NY 3/10/2020–Until Filled
Asbestos Enforcement Inspector Industrial Hygienist 1 Queens, NY 3/10/2020–Until Filled
Associate Project Manager Associate Project Manager 2 Bronx, NY 3/10/2020–4/9/2020
Associate Project Manager Associate Project Manager 2 Valhalla, NY 3/10/2020–4/9/2020
Executive Assistant Staff Analyst 1 Arkville, NY 3/10/2020–4/9/2020
Land Management Program Supervisor City Planner 4 Valhalla, NY 3/10/2020–4/9/2020
Acquisition Site Manager Associate Staff Analyst Kingston, NY 3/10/2020–4/9/2020
Civil Engineer Civil Engineer 2 Kingston, NY 3/9/2020–5/8/2020
Instrumentation Specialist II Instrumentation Specialist II Kingston, NY 3/9/2020–4/8/2020
Scientist (Water Ecology) II Scientist (Water Ecology) Hawthorne, NY 3/9/2020–4/8/2020
Deputy Director of Education City Research Scientist Queens, NY 3/6/2020–Until Filled
Port Engineer Port Marine Engineer(DEP) Wards Island 2/25/2020–Until Filled
Computer Specialist Computer Specialist (Software) Queens, NY 2/19/2020–Until Filled
Workplace Violence Investigator Associate Investigator 2 Queens, NY 2/14/2020–3/31/2020
Deputy Engineer-In-Charge, Infrastructure Construction Project Manager 3 Queens, NY 2/11/2020–Until Filled
Project Manager Intern Project Manager Intern Queens, NY 2/11/2020–Until Filled
Technical Advisor City Research Scientist Queens, NY 2/11/2020–Until Filled
Chief of Staff for Deputy Comissioner Community Coordinator Queens, NY 1/31/2020–Until Filled
Agency Counsel Agency Attorney Queens, NY 1/30/2020–Until Filled
Energy Project Manager - Capital City Research Scientist Queens, NY 1/30/2020–Until Filled
Engineer Project Manager Intern Queens, NY 1/30/2020–Until Filled
Agency Attorney Intern Agency Attorney Intern Queens, NY 1/24/2020–Until Filled
Green Infrastructure Program Analyst Community Coordinator Queens, NY 1/24/2020–Until Filled
Managing Director, Green Infrastructure Planning & Partnerships Adm City Planner (NON MGRL) Queens, NY 1/24/2020–Until Filled
Senior IT Developer Telecommunications Manager (NM) New York, NY 1/22/2020–Until Filled
Graphic Designer Graphic Designer 2 New York, NY 1/22/2020–Until Filled
Project Manager Project Manager Intern Queens, NY 1/14/2020–Until Filled
Associate Project Manager Associate Project Manager 1 Queens, NY 1/2/2020–Until Filled
Project Manager Intern Project Manager Intern Queens, NY 12/30/2019–Until Filled
Project Manager Intern Project Manager Intern Queens, NY 12/27/2019–Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer Mechanical Engineer 3 Queens, NY 12/27/2019–Until Filled
Reviewer at Cross Connection Control Unit Assistant Environmental Engineer Queens, NY 12/27/2019–Until Filled
Assistant Counsel Agency Attorney Intern Queens, NY 12/23/2019–Until Filled
Community Coordinator Community Coordinator Brooklyn, NY 12/23/2019–Until Filled
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
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
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
Seasonal City Park Worker City Park Worker Brooklyn, NY 11/26/2019–Until Filled
Section Chief Catch Basin Inspection Unit Environmental Engineer 2 Queens, NY 11/25/2019–Until Filled
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

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