Employment Opportunities with DOT

The Department of Transportation is a vital component of one of the largest and most complex cities in the world, and our employees play a crucial role maintaining the City's transportation infrastructure, from operating ferries to repairing potholes, from issuing construction permits to building and restoring bridges, and from keeping traffic moving to creating new public spaces. Serving the people of New York City is a challenging and rewarding experience. DOT offers excellent benefits packages, competitive salaries, and opportunities for advancement. Learn more about engineering careers at DOT (pdf) Learn about upcoming civil service exams from the Department of Citywide Administrative Services.

All openings at DOT are available at nyc.gov/careers.

Current City Employees: External Applicants:

 

Current Career Opportunities

Business Title

Civil Service Title

Location

Posting Period

Borough Commissioner's Offices

Borough Planner - Brooklyn Community Coordinator Brooklyn 10/30/2019-4/27/2020
Borough Planner - Queens Community Coordinator Queens 10/30/2019-4/27/2020

Bridges Division

Admin Engineer (NM) ADM Engineer (Non Mgrl) Manhattan 6/27/2016-Until Filled
Mechanical Engineer 3 Mechanical Engineer Manhattan 2/7/2017-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 3 Civil Engineer Manhattan 2/7/2017-Until Filled
Admin Engineer (NM) ADM Engineer (Non Mgrl) Manhattan 3/17/2017-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 2 Civil Engineer Manhattan 3/17/2017-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 3 Civil Engineer Manhattan 4/1/2017-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 2 Civil Engineer Manhattan 3/30/2017-Until Filled
Bridge Operator Bridge Operator Manhattan 6/26/2017-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 1 Civil Engineer Manhattan 7/12/2017-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 1 Civil Engineer Manhattan 7/20/2018-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 2 Civil Engineer Manhattan 8/8/2018-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 3 Civil Engineer Manhattan 8/8/2018-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 2 Civil Engineer Manhattan 8/15/2018-Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Manhattan 8/8/2018-Until Filled
Civil Engineer 3 Civil Engineer Manhattan 11/21/2018-Until Filled

Executive Division

Assistant Director of Legislative Affairs Community Coordinator Manhattan 9/11/2019-3/9/2020

Ferry Division

Senior Port Engineer Administrative Project Manager Staten Island 9/14/2016-Until Filled
Waterfront Facilities Engineer Administrative Project Manager Manhattan 10/27/2016-Until Filled
Resiliency Engineer Administrative Project Manager Manhattan 11/29/2016-Until Filled
Dockbuilder Dockbuilder Staten Island 2/14/2019-Until Filled
Deckhand Deckhand Staten Island 8/29/2019-Until Filled
Marine Oiler Marine Oiler(Ferry Operations) Staten Island 8/29/2019-Until Filled

Human Resources & Facilities Management

EEO Investigator Agency Attorney Manhattan 2/13/2018-Until Filled
EEO Investigator Agency Attorney Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
EEO Investigator Agency Attorney Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
Professional Development Trainer Community Coordinator Manhattan 9/19/2019-3/17/2020

IT & Telecom Division

Systems Administrator - Computer Software Certified It Administrator Lan Manhattan 5/11/2015-Until Filled
Telecom Associate - DATA Technician Telecommunications Associate ( Manhattan 9/11/2019-3/9/2020
Telecom Associate - VOICE Technician Telecommunications Associate ( Manhattan 9/27/2019-3/25/2020
Junior Telecom Support Technician Telecommunications Associate ( Manhattan 11/14/2019-5/12/2020

Legal Affairs Division

Assistant General Counsel Agency Attorney Manhattan 7/25/2019-1/21/2020
Assistant General Counsel Agency Attorney Manhattan 7/25/2019-1/21/2020
Assistant General Counsel Agency Attorney Manhattan 7/25/2019-1/21/2020
Assistant General Counsel Agency Attorney Interne Manhattan 7/25/2019-1/21/2020
Assistant General Counsel Agency Attorney Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
Assistant General Counsel Agency Attorney Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
Assistant General Counsel Agency Attorney Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
Assistant General Counsel Agency Attorney Interne Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020

Permit Management

Assistant Highway Transportation Specialist Highway Transportation Special Manhattan 7/31/2019-1/27/2020
Highway Transportation Specialist 3 Highway Transportation Special Manhattan 8/14/2019-2/10/2020

Roadway Repair & Maintenance (RRM) Division

Auto Body Worker Auto Body Worker All Boroughs 10/1/2019-12/15/2019
Black Smith's Helper Blacksmith's Helper Manhattan 10/1/2019-12/30/2019
Environmental Coordinator City Research Scientist Manhattan 11/21/2019-12/21/2019

Sidewalks & Inspection Management (SIM) Division

Civil Engineer III Civil Engineer Manhattan 1/6/2017-Until Filled
Borough Planner ADM City Planner (Non Mgrl) Manhattan 1/17/2018-Until Filled
Engineering Director Civil Engineer Manhattan 2/8/2018-Until Filled
Design Senior Engineer Civil Engineer Manhattan 2/8/2018-Until Filled
Quality Control Senior Engineer Civil Engineer Manhattan 2/8/2018-Until Filled
Engineer - Pedestrian Ramp Enforcement Unit Civil Engineer Manhattan 2/8/2018-Until Filled
Metrics and Reporting Engineer Civil Engineer Manhattan 2/8/2018-Until Filled
Apprentice Inspector (H&S) Apprentice Inspector (Highways Manhattan 12/3/2019-12/25/2019

Transportation Planning & Management Division

Traffic Device Maintainer Traffic Device Maintainer All Boroughs 4/23/2018-Until Filled
CAD and Records Manager Assistant Civil Engineer Manhattan 9/19/2018-Until Filled
Design Subject Matter Expert (SME) Civil Engineer Queens 9/26/2018-Until Filled
Traffic Control Inspector Traffic Control Inspector All Boroughs 4/29/2019-12/13/2019

Francise/Concessions/Consents

Data Scientist City Research Scientist Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
Data Scientist Project Manager Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
Data Scientist Economist Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020

Traffic Operations

Principal Administrative Associate I Principal Administrative Assoc Queens 6/15/2016-Until Filled
Administrative Transportation Coordinator M-I Administrative Transportation Queens 2/28/2017-Until Filled
Electrician Electrician Queens 8/31/2017-Until Filled
Senior Program Manager Administrative Project Manager Queens 12/13/2017-Until Filled
Highway Transportation Specialist Highway Transportation Special Queens 7/31/2019-Until Filled
Parking Planner Highway Transportation Special Queens 9/19/2019-Until Filled

Facilities Maintenance

System Administrator Computer Assoc (Operations) Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
Construction Project Manager I Construction Project Manager Manhattan 9/13/2019-3/11/2020
Director of Facilities Maintenance Administrative Supervisor of B Manhattan 10/31/2019-4/28/2020
City Attendant City Attendant Manhattan 10/31/2019-4/28/2020

Communications and Press

Marketing Communications Manager Community Coordinator Manhattan 10/30/2019-4/27/2020

Policy

Policy Analyst for Accessibility Strategic Initiative Specialis Manhattan 10/11/2019-Until Filled

Safety Education

Safety Education Outreach Coordinator Community Coordinator Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
Safety Education Outreach Coordinator Community Coordinator Manhattan 10/22/2019-4/19/2020
Safety Education Outreach Coordinator Community Coordinator Manhattan 10/22/2019-4/19/2020

Automated Enforcement Unit

Automated Enforcement Camera Technician (AEU) Clerical Associate All Boroughs 8/23/2019-Until Filled

Internships

Interested in an internship or college aide position at NYC DOT? Please email DOT’s Human Resources team at internships@dot.nyc.gov.

NYC Needs Emergency Snow Laborers

NYC DOT registers emergency snow laborers to help remove snow and ice from bus stops, step streets, and other locations throughout the city. Learn more about signing up to be an emergency snow laborer.

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