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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.

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.

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

Current Career Opportunities

Business Title Civil Service Title Location Posting Period
Computer Associate (Software) Computer Associate (Software) - 1 Grahamsville 2/6/17‑Until Filled
Lead Designer for Water Tunnel (Structural) Civil Engineer - 2 Queens 2/6/17‑Until Filled
Technical Director for Microbiology / Assistant Director of Distribution Laboratory City Research Scientist Queens 2/6/17‑Until Filled
Administrative Project Manager Administrative City Planner (NM) Manhattan 2/6/17‑2/9/17
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Staten Island 2/2/17‑Until Filled
Junior Project Manager Project Manager Intern Valhalla 1/31/17‑Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer Mechanical Engineer - 1 Queens 1/31/17‑Until Filled
Procurement Specialist Principal Administrative Associate - 3 Queens 1/31/17‑Until Filled
Resident Engineer Electrical Engineer - 3 Olivebridge 1/31/17‑Until Filled
Junior Engineering Auditor Administrative Project Manager Manhattan 1/31/17‑2/11/17
Civil Section Manager Administrative Engineer - M3 Queens 1/30/17‑Until Filled
Civil Section Manager Administrative Project Manager - M3 Queens 1/30/17‑Until Filled
Project Manager Associate Project Manager - 3 Valhalla 1/30/17‑Until Filled
Resident Engineer Associate Project Manager - 3 Olivebridge 1/30/17‑Until Filled
Assistant Mechanical Engineer Assistant Mechanical Engineer Queens 1/30/17‑2/12/17
Agency Attorney Agency Attorney - 2 Queens 1/26/17‑Until Filled
Electrical Engineer Electrical Engineer - 1 Queens 1/26/17‑Until Filled
Agency Correspondence Manager Community Coordinator Queens 1/23/17‑Until Filled
Division Chief - Data Networking Computer Systems Manager - M3 Queens 1/19/17‑Until Filled
Project Manager, Environmental Cleanup Projects Geologist - 1 Manhattan 1/19/17‑Until Filled
GIS Associate Computer Associate (Operations) - 1 Queens 1/17/17‑Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 1/12/17‑Until Filled
Emergency Manager Community Coordinator Queens 1/12/17‑Until Filled
Project Manager Construction Project Manager - 1 Queens 1/10/17‑Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 1/9/17‑Until Filled
Assistant Electrical Inspector Assistant Electrical Engineer Wards Island 1/9/17‑Until Filled
Policy Analyst - Environmental Planning City Research Scientist - 1 Queens 1/9/17‑Until Filled
Policy Analyst - Green Infrastructure City Research Scientist - 1 Queens 1/9/17‑Until Filled
Project Manager - Green Infrastructure Project Manager Intern Queens 1/9/17‑Until Filled
Accountable Manager / Resident Engineer Civil Engineer - 2 Downsville 1/5/17‑Until Filled
Quality Assurance Project Manager Mechanical Engineer - 2 Queens 1/5/17‑Until Filled
Accountable Manager Administrative Project Manager (NM) Queens 1/3/17‑Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 1/3/17‑Until Filled
Environmental Health & Safety Auditor City Research Scientist - 3 Queens 1/3/17‑Until Filled
Deputy Director, Hazardous Materials and Superfund Planning & Assessment City Research Scientist - 3 Queens 12/29/16‑Until Filled
Accountable Manager Associate Project Manager - 3 Kingston 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Budget Liaison Staff Analyst - 2 Valhalla 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Contract Liaison Staff Analyst - 2 Kingston 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Data Management Administrator Computer Associate (Operations) - 1 Queens 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Director of Hazardous Materials & Superfund Planning and Analysis Administrative Project Manager - M4 Queens 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Engineer - Entry Level Environmental Engineering Intern Queens 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Engineer - Entry Level Environmental Engineering Intern Queens 12/27/16‑Until Filled
OSPE Program Analyst City Research Scientist - 2 Queens 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Section Chief, Project Management Office City Planner - 2 Queens 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Valhalla 12/27/16‑Until Filled
Staff Analyst Staff Analyst - 2 Queens 12/22/16‑Until Filled
Administrative Engineer Administrative Engineer (NM) Grahamsville 12/19/16‑Until Filled
Agency Attorney Agency Attorney - 2 Queens 12/19/16‑Until Filled
Engineering Technician Engineering Technician - 1 Queens 12/19/16‑Until Filled
Green Infrastructure Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 12/19/16‑Until Filled
Project Manager, Environmental Cleanup Projects Geologist Manhattan 12/19/16‑Until Filled
Research Analyst City Research Scientist - 1 Queens 12/19/16‑Until Filled
Accountable Manager Administrative Project Manager (NM) Queens 12/9/16‑Until Filled
Estimator Administrative Project Manager (NM) Queens 12/9/16‑Until Filled
Engineer - Green Infrastructure Landscape Architect Intern Queens 12/9/16‑Until Filled
Engineering Technician Engineering Technician - 3 Queens 12/9/16‑Until Filled
Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) Brooklyn 12/9/16‑Until Filled
City Research Scientist, Modeling and Water Quality Planning City Research Scientist - 3 Queens 12/8/16‑Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 12/7/16‑Until Filled
Chief of Engineering & Metrics Unit Administrative Project Manager - M2 Queens 12/7/16‑Until Filled
Chief, Contract Support Unit Administrative Engineer - M2 Queens 12/7/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Health & Safety Regional Manager Administrative Project Manager (NM) Bronx 12/7/16‑Until Filled
Microbiology Section Supervisor Associate Laboratory Microbiologist - 2 Kingston 12/7/16‑Until Filled
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Valhalla 12/7/16‑Until Filled
Director, Capital Budget Administrative Project Manager (NM) Queens 12/2/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Program Manager Administrative Project Manager (NM) Queens 12/2/16‑Until Filled
Facilities Maintenance & Improvements Manager Administrative Project Manager (NM) Queens 12/2/16‑Until Filled
Chief of Staff - Bureau of Water & Sewer Operations Administrative Project Manager (NM) Queens 11/29/16‑Until Filled
Community Coordinator Community Coordinator Queens 11/29/16‑Until Filled
Supervisor, EHS Facility Compliance Associate Public Health Sanitarian - 3 Bronx 11/29/16‑Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Grahamsville 11/29/16‑Until Filled
Associate Public Health Sanitarian Associate Public Health Sanitarian - 2 Queens 11/17/16‑Until Filled
Project Controls Support College Aide - 1 Queens 11/17/16‑Until Filled
Accountable Project Manager, Stormwater MS4 Evaluation and Alternatives Administrative Project Manager Queens 11/16/16‑Until Filled
Construction Project Manager Construction Project Manager - 2 Queens 11/16/16‑Until Filled
Engineer-in-Charge, Linear Capital Program Management Administrative Engineer (NM) Queens 11/16/16‑Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer - Entry Level Mechanical Engineering Intern Queens 11/16/16‑Until Filled
Port Marine Engineer Port Marine Engineer Wards Island 11/9/16‑Until Filled
Accountable Manager, CSO LTCP Program Administrative Project Manager Queens 11/7/16‑Until Filled
Accountable Manager, Resiliency Coordination and I&I Initiatives Administrative Project Manager Queens 11/7/16‑Until Filled
Water Quality Analyst City Research Scientist - 2 Queens 11/7/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Analyst City Research Scientist - 1 Queens 11/4/16‑Until Filled
Civil Engineer II Civil Engineer - 2 Queens 11/2/16‑Until Filled
Civil Engineer III Civil Engineer - 3 Queens 11/2/16‑Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer I Mechanical Engineer - 1 Queens 11/2/16‑Until Filled
Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) Supervisor (Watershed Maintenance) Staten Island 11/2/16‑Until Filled
Electrical Engineer I Electrical Engineer - 1 Queens 10/26/16‑Until Filled
Instrumentation Specialist Instrumentation Specialist - 2 Bronx 10/26/16‑Until Filled
City Research Scientist City Research Scientist - 2 Valhalla 10/24/16‑Until Filled
Senior IT Support Technician Computer Associate (Tech Support) - 2 Queens 10/24/16‑Until Filled
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Bronx 10/24/16‑Until Filled
Engineer-in-Charge, Pumping Administrative Engineer - M2 Queens 10/17/16‑Until Filled
Procurement Analyst Procurement Analyst - 2 Valhalla 10/17/16‑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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