Job ID: 433121
# of Positions: 1
Business Title: 2020-WT-007-Construction Management Intern
Civil Service Title: Summer College Intern
Title Code No: 10234
Title Classification: Non-Competitive
Job Category: Engineering, Architecture, & Planning
Proposed Salary Range: $ 15.00 – $ 15.00 (Hourly)
Career Level: Student
Work Location: 96-05 Horace Harding Expway
Division/Work Unit: Administration
Job Description: The NYC Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) enriches the environment and protects public health for all New Yorkers by providing 1.1 billion gallons of high quality drinking water, managing wastewater and stormwater, 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. DEP’s water supply system is comprised of 19 reservoirs and 3 controlled lakes throughout the system’s 2,000 square mile watershed that extends 125 miles north and west of the City.
The Bureau of Wastewater Treatment (BWT) is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all facilities related to the treatment of sewage within the five boroughs of the City. This includes 14 wastewater treatment plants, sludge dewatering facilities, collections facilities (pumping stations, combined sewer overflow retention facilities, regulators, tide gates, etc.), wastewater laboratories and harbor vessels.
The selected candidate will work with engineers in the Construction Management Section and assist in the research for engineering solutions, developing plans and specifications for contract work. The candidate will also assist engineers with field inspection report, cost estimates, make electronic copies of existing drawings and documents, etc. Candidate may also help to oversee construction projects, to determine if the work complies with the contract specifications, and to monitor progress against established timelines
Minimum Qual Requirements
As of June of the Program year the prospective interne must be a student matriculated in a college or be a recent college graduate (winter/spring term of the Program year).
NOTE: Appointment to this title is only valid for the duration of the Program, June – August each year.
• Student must currently be enrolled at a college/university at the undergraduate level majoring in mechanical, electrical, chemical or civil engineering.
• Strong technical writing and communication skills.
• Familiarity in engineering principles and their application; and familiarity with basic design calculation of steel and concrete.
• Proficiency in AutoCAD, Microsoft Project, Excel and Word.
• Student must have at least a 2.5GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
• Student must have at least a junior class standing
– Strong writing skills; effective interpersonal skills; familiarity and/or experience with computers/software; leadership skills; self-motivation; and ability to work well with minimal supervision.
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35 Hours per week
This position is located at 96-05 Horace Harding Expressway, Corona
New York City residency is generally required within 90 days of appointment. However, City Employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County. To determine if the residency requirement applies to you, please discuss with the agency representative at the time of interview.
Recruitment Contact: Grace Pigott