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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.

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

Current Career Opportunities

Business Title Civil Service Title Location Posting Period
Deputy Commissioner, Wastewater Treatment Administrative Engineer - M7 Queens 6/23/15‑Until Filled
Engineering Audit Officer Administrative Project Manager - M1 Manhattan 1/29/16‑2/11/16
Borough Field Associate Community Associate Manhattan 1/29/16‑2/11/16
Site EH&S Officer Industrial Hygienist - 2 Carmel 1/28/16‑Until Filled
Borough Distribution Engineer Administrative Engineer - M2 Queens 1/28/16‑Until Filled
NYC Carbon Challenge Coordinator Community Coordinator Manhattan 1/28/16‑Until Filled
Project Manager - Green Infrastructure Associate Project Manager - 2 Brooklyn 1/25/16‑Until Filled
Project Manager - EHS Project & Field Support Associate Project Manager - 2 Kingston 1/22/16‑Until Filled
Procurement Analyst - Level 2 Procurement Analyst - 2 Queens 1/22/16‑Until Filled
Catskill Stream Buffer Initiative Coordinator Associate Project Manager - 1 Kingston 1/22/16‑Until Filled
Land Use Permit Administrator City Planner - 2 Valhalla 1/22/16‑Until Filled
Design Accountable Manager Environmental Engineer - 3 Queens 1/22/16‑Until Filled
Director, Construction and Field Engineer Administrative Engineer - M3 Queens 1/22/16‑Until Filled
Borough Distribution Engineer Administrative Engineer - M2 Queens 1/22/16‑Until Filled
Electrical Engineer - Level 2 Electrical Engineer - 2 Queens 1/22/16‑2/5/16
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Valhalla 1/22/16‑2/5/16
Scientist (Water Ecology) Scientist (Water Ecology) - 2 Kingston 1/22/16‑2/4/16
Borough Field Associate Community Associate Manhattan 1/22/16‑2/4/16
Civil Engineer - Level 3 Civil Engineer - 3 Queens 1/22/16‑2/4/16
Mechanical Engineer - Entry Level Mechanical Engineering Intern Queens 1/22/16‑2/4/16
Mechanical Engineer - Entry Level Mechanical Engineering Intern Queens 1/22/16‑2/4/16
Tunnel Rehabilitation & Construction Programs Manager City Planner - 4 Kingston 1/20/16‑2/2/16
Deputy Chief of Expense Budget Administrative Procurement Analyst - M1 Queens 1/14/16‑Until Filled
EPMIS Lead Trainer / Training Coordinator Associate Staff Analyst Queens 1/14/16‑Until Filled
Estimator Administrative Project Manager - M1 Queens 1/11/16‑Until Filled
Executive Agency Counsel Executive Agency Counsel - M3 Queens 1/7/16‑Until Filled
Systems Database Administrator Computer Specialist (Software) - 4 Queens 1/7/16‑Until Filled
Storage Administrator Computer Specialist (Software) - 4 Queens 1/7/16‑Until Filled
Engineer (Entry-Level) Civil Engineering Intern Queens 1/7/16‑Until Filled
GIS Analyst Computer Specialist (Software) - 1 Queens 1/7/16‑Until Filled
Water Use Inspector Water Use Inspector - 2 Queens 1/5/16‑Until Filled
Civil Engineering Intern Civil Engineering Intern Kingston 1/5/16‑Until Filled
Scientist - Water Ecology II Scientist (Water Ecology) - 2 Valhalla 1/5/16‑Until Filled
Project Manager - Environmental Planning & Analysis City Planner - 1 Queens 12/29/15‑Until Filled
Project Manager. Public Property Retrofits City Planner - 1 Queens 12/29/15‑Until Filled
Assistant Project Manager Associate Project Manager - 1 Valhalla 12/29/15‑Until Filled
Receivables/Payables Analyst Associate Staff Analyst Queens 12/29/15‑Until Filled
Fixed Assests Analyst Accountant - 1 Queens 12/29/15‑Until Filled
Project Manager City Planner - 1 Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
Construction Project Manager Intern Construction Project Manager Intern Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
Project Management Information System Trainer Computer Associate (Technical Support) - 1 Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
Clerical Associate - Part Time Clerical Associate - 1 Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
Environmental Engineer Environmental Engineer - 2 Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
Deputy Press Secretary Administrative Public Information Specialist - M1 Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
Chief, Engineering Standards Administrative Engineer (Non-Managerial) Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
Project Manager Intern Project Manager Intern Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
Bureau Administrator Administrative Staff Analyst (Non-Managerial) Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
EEO Diversity Liaison Community Coordinator Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
EEO Investigator Specialist Agency Attorney - 2 Queens 12/28/15‑Until Filled
GIS Analyst City Planner - 1 Queens 12/14/15‑Until Filled
Seasonal Forester Forester - 1 Queens 12/14/15‑Until Filled
Engineer (Entry-Level) Civil Engineering Intern Queens 12/14/15‑Until Filled
Treasurer of the Water Board Administrative Staff Analyst - M2 Queens 12/9/15‑Until Filled
Civil Engineer Civil Engineer - 2 Valhalla 12/9/15‑Until Filled
External Affairs Policy Advisor Administrative Public Information Specialist - M1 Manhattan 12/9/15‑Until Filled
Chief, Engineering Standards Administrative Engineer - M1 Queens 12/9/15‑Until Filled
Health & Safety Specialist Industrial Hygienist - 1 Queens 12/7/15‑Until Filled
Environmental Engineering Intern Environmental Engineer Intern Queens 12/7/15‑Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer Mechanical Engineer - 2 Queens 12/2/15‑Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer Mechanical Engineer - 1 Queens 12/2/15‑Until Filled
Aqueduct Monitoring Section Supervisor Associate Chemist - 3 Kingston 12/2/15‑Until Filled
Area Engineer Administrative Engineer - M1 Queens 12/1/15‑Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 11/30/15‑Until Filled
EHS Compliance Systems Specialist Associate Public Health Sanitarian - 2 Queens 11/30/15‑Until Filled
Water Demand Management Program Manager City Planner - 2 Queens 11/20/15‑Until Filled
Lead Design Engineer Environmental Engineer - 1 Queens 11/20/15‑Until Filled
Director of Treatment Administrative Project Manager - M4 Valhalla 11/19/15‑Until Filled
Payment Analyst Procurement Analyst - 2 Queens 11/19/15‑Until Filled
Research and Processing Archivist Public Records Officer Manhattan 11/17/15‑Until Filled
Design Support Staff Project Manager Intern Queens 11/13/15‑Until Filled
Deputy Chief of Construction, Engineering Administrative Engineer - M2 Queens 11/12/15‑Until Filled
Deputy Chief of Construction, Engineering Administrative Engineer - M2 Queens 11/12/15‑Until Filled
Director, Waterborne and Parasitic Disease Program City Medical Specialist - 2 Queens 11/9/15‑Until Filled
Procurement Analyst Procurement Analyst - 1 Queens 11/6/15‑Until Filled
Assistant Deputy - Agency Chief Contracting Officer Administrative Procurement Analyst Queens 11/5/15‑Until Filled
District Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) District Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) Queens 11/5/15‑Until Filled
Instrumentation Specialist Instrumentation Specialist - 1 Queens 11/5/15‑Until Filled
Senior Project Manager City Planner - 2 Queens 11/2/15‑Until Filled
Recreation Program Supervisor City Planner - 4 Kingston 10/29/15‑Until Filled
Health & Safety Specialist Industrial Hygienist - 2 Queens 10/29/15‑Until Filled
Facility EHS Specialist City Research Scientist - 2 Bronx 10/26/15‑Until Filled
Asset Manager Administrative Project Manager - M1 Bronx 10/23/15‑Until Filled
Quality Program Manager Administrative Project Manager - M1 Bronx 10/23/15‑Until Filled
Computer Associate (Technical Support) Computer Associate (Technical Support) - 3 Queens 10/14/15‑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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