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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 TitleCivil Service TitleLocationPosting Period
Communications Coordinator Community Coordinator Queens 7/19/16‑Until Filled
Resident Engineer / Accountable Manager Civil Engineer - 2 Valhalla 7/19/16‑Until Filled
District Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) District Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) Queens 7/19/16‑Until Filled
Deputy Director of Fleet Services Associate Quality Assurance Specialist Queens 7/19/16‑8/1/16
CPM Scheduler Associate Project Manager - 2 Queens 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Air Pollution Inspector Air Pollution Inspector - 1 Queens 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Senior Air Pollution Inspector Associate Air Pollution Inspector - 1 Queens 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Business Analyst Computer Programmer Analyst - 1 Queens 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Scientist (Water Quality) Scientist (Water Ecology) - 2 Valhalla 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Educator Associate Public Information Specialist Brooklyn 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Engineer - Entry Level Environmental Engineering Intern Queens 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Engineer - Entry Level Environmental Engineering Intern Queens 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer - Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Intern Wappingers Falls 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Senior Project Controls Specialist Administrative Project Manager Queens 7/8/16‑Until Filled
GIS Analyst Computer Programmer Analyst - 1 Queens 7/8/16‑Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Bronx 7/8/16‑7/29/16
Associate Laboratory Microbiologist Associate Laboratory Microbiologist - 1 Valhalla 6/24/16‑Until Filled
Computer Associate (Software) Computer Associate (Software) - 3 Queens 6/24/16‑Until Filled
Reporting & Publications Assistant Principal Administrative Associate - 2 Grahamsville 6/23/16‑Until Filled
Electrician’s Helper Electrician’s Helper Bronx 6/22/16‑Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer - Entry Level Mechanical Engineering Intern Queens 6/22/16‑Until Filled
Supervisor of Flow Testing & Cross Connection Inspections Mechanical Engineer - 2 Queens 6/22/16‑Until Filled
Computer Specialist (Software) Computer Associate (Software) - 3 Kingston 6/22/16‑Until Filled
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Margaretville 6/16/16‑Until Filled
Civil Engineer - Entry Level Civil Engineering Intern Manhattan 6/14/16‑Until Filled
Civil Engineer - Entry Level Civil Engineering Intern Manhattan 6/14/16‑Until Filled
EHS Compliance Specialist City Research Scientist - 1 Valhalla 6/8/16‑Until Filled
Project Manager - Entry Level Project Manager Intern Queens 6/8/16‑Until Filled
Trades Supervisor Administrative Supervisor of Building Maintenance - M1 Valhalla 6/8/16‑Until Filled
Clerical Associate (Part-Time) Clerical Associate - 1 Queens 6/8/16‑Until Filled
Correspondence Coordinator Assistant Community Associate Queens 6/8/16‑Until Filled
GIS Editor Computer Programmer Analyst - 1 Queens 6/8/16‑Until Filled
Quality Assurance Officer City Research Scientist - 2 Queens 6/6/16‑Until Filled
Contract Officer Staff Analyst - 2 Kingston 6/6/16‑Until Filled
Trades Supervisor Administrative Supervisor of Building Maintenance - M1 Bronx 6/6/16‑Until Filled
Retrofit Accelerator Policy Advisor Community Coordinator Manhattan 6/3/16‑Until Filled
Senior Director, Capital Budget Administrative Project Manager - M2 Queens 6/3/16‑Until Filled
Stationary Engineer (Electric) Stationary Engineer (Electric) Queens 6/2/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Engineer - Entry Level Environmental Engineering Intern Queens 6/2/16‑Until Filled
Agency Attorney Agency Attorney - 2 Queens 5/27/16‑Until Filled
City Research Scientist City Research Scientist - 2 Queens 5/25/16‑Until Filled
Lead Designer for Water Tunnel Structural Civil Engineer - 2 Queens 5/25/16‑Until Filled
Chief, Enterprise Program Management Information System Administrative Project Manager - M3 Queens 5/25/16‑Until Filled
Green Infrastructure Horticulturist Administrative Horticulturist - M1 Brooklyn 5/25/16‑Until Filled
Deputy Chief of Outside Development Administrative Engineer - M2 Queens 5/16/16‑Until Filled
Associate Project Manager I Associate Project Manager - 1 Queens 5/11/16‑Until Filled
GIS Analyst Computer Programmer Analyst - 1 Queens 5/6/16‑Until Filled
Project Manager Intern Project Manager Intern Queens 5/4/16‑Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Brooklyn 4/29/16‑Until Filled
Southeast Queens Capital Program Supervisor Civil Engineer - 2 Queens 4/28/16‑Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Queens 4/27/16‑Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Staten Island 4/27/16‑Until Filled
College Aide College Aide - 1 Queens 4/27/16‑Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Katonah 4/27/16‑Until Filled
Civil Engineer Civil Engineer - 2 Valhalla 4/27/16‑Until Filled
Director of MS4 Permitting Administrative Engineer - M2 Queens 4/27/16‑Until Filled
Watershed Maintainer Watershed Maintainer Queens 4/27/16‑Until Filled
Computer Specialist (Software) Computer Specialist (Software) - 1 Bronx 4/27/16‑Until Filled
Civil Engineer Geologist - 2 Queens 4/21/16‑Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Katonah 4/19/16‑Until Filled
Engineering Supervisor Administrative Project Manager Valhalla 4/19/16‑Until Filled
Task Order Contracts (TOCs) Project Manager Civil Engineer - 2 Queens 4/19/16‑Until Filled
Engineer-in-Charge, Linear Capital Program Management Administrative Engineer (Non Managerial) Queens 4/19/16‑Until Filled
Engineering Supervisor Administrative Project Manager Bronx 4/19/16‑Until Filled
Chief, Watershed Lands and Community Planning Administrative City Planner - M3 Kingston 4/14/16‑Until Filled
Chief of Field Management Administrative Project Manager - M2 Queens 4/14/16‑Until Filled
Environmental Planning Specialist City Research Scientist - 2 Queens 4/13/16‑Until Filled
Engineer-In-Charge, Plan Review Administrative Engineer (Non Managerial) Queens 4/13/16‑Until Filled
City Planner City Planner - 1 Queens 4/13/16‑Until Filled
Senior Mainframe Programmer Computer Specialist (Software) - 2 Queens 4/13/16‑Until Filled
Transportation Policy Advisor Community Coordinator Manhattan 4/11/16‑Until Filled
Renewable Energy Policy Advisor City Research Scientist - 2 Manhattan 4/11/16‑Until Filled
Supervisor EHS Facility Compliance City Research Scientist - 2 Bronx 4/1/16‑Until Filled
Site EH&S Officer Industrial Hygienist - 2 Bronx 4/1/16‑Until Filled
Asbestos Enforcement Inspector Industrial Hygienist - 1 Queens 3/31/16‑Until Filled
Civil Engineer II Civil Engineer - 2 Queens 3/31/16‑Until Filled
Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) Supervisor (Water & Sewer Systems) Brooklyn 3/31/16‑Until Filled
Electrical Engineer II Electrical Engineer - 2 Queens 3/30/16‑Until Filled
Mechanical Engineering - Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Intern Queens 3/30/16‑Until Filled
Deputy Chief, Dam Safety Administrative Engineer (Non Managerial) Shokan 3/30/16‑Until Filled
Project Manager Associate Project Manager - 1 Queens 3/25/16‑Until Filled
Operations Engineering Coordinator Civil Engineer - 2 Queens 3/24/16‑Until Filled
Building Information Modeling (BIM) Designer Computer Specialist (Operations) Queens 3/22/16‑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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