| Administrative Construction Program Manager $58,675 – $156,793 |
Job Description The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) protects public health and the environment by supplying clean drinking water, collecting and treating wastewater, 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. We deliver 1.1 billion gallons of high quality drinking water per day to 8.5 million New York City residents and more than 1 million people in Upstate New York, and we collect and treat an average of 1.3 billion gallons of wastewater per day. The Bureau of Environmental Planning and Analysis (BEPA) seeks to hire a Program Manager for the Office of Ecosystem Services, Green Infrastructure and Research & Development, located in Queens, NY. Under direction, the applicant will, with extremely wide latitude for the exercise of independent judgment, initiative and action, perform extremely difficult, responsible and complex work in planning, coordinating and overseeing of the development and progress of major green infrastructure capital projects. Direct and coordinate a staff of project management professionals engaged in managing the timely and cost-effective implementation of major green infrastructure capital projects, from conceptual initiation to final completion, ensuring scientific input into plans and projects; assist with facilitating research planning in order to identify and establish additional research partnership opportunities and the required flexibility to co-lead a team of design reviewers and field construction staff to develop new techniques and designs that can improve function and better quantify overall green infrastructure performance. Coordinate and manage the planning and oversight of the development and progress of major green infrastructure capital projects; direct staff of project management professionals engaged in managing the timely and cost-effective implementation of major green infrastructure capital projects from conceptual initiation to final completion; coordinate with multiple green infrastructure design teams and construction project staff; support Managing Director to coordinate and manage additional ecological and innovative cost-effective green infrastructure performance enhancement opportunities; assemble and update green infrastructure specifications as needed; and sign on-site green infrastructure construction plans. Qualification Requirements: At least six years of full-time satisfactory experience in construction management work on capital projects, each one of which must have had a dollar value of at least $15,000, at least eighteen months of which must have been in a managerial or consultative capacity in an organization responsible for the management of construction; and a combination of the following, sufficient to equal a total of ten years of education and experience: Education in an accredited college leading to a bachelor's degree in architecture, landscape architecture, or air pollution control, chemical, civil including structural and bridge design, electrical, mechanical, or sanitary engineering will be credited on the basis of 30 credits for one year of acceptable experience up to a maximum of four years. A New York State license as a professional engineer or registered architect or a license as a professional engineer or registered architect from a state that has reciprocity with New York State may be substituted for the four years of education and experience However, all candidates must have at least six years of experience in construction management work described above, including at least eighteen months in a managerial or consultative capacity in an organization responsible for the management of construction.
License Requirements: Possession of a Motor Vehicle Driver License valid in the State of New York. Employees must maintain the license during their employment
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