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Senior Design Electrical Engineer

New York City DEPT OF ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION – Queens, NY

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 three controlled lakes throughout the systems 2,000 square mile watershed that extends 125 miles north and west of the City.
The Bureau of Engineering Design & Construction (BEDC) currently has $10B of active construction contracts and another $15B of planning and design contracts under the responsibility and management of the bureau. The projects BEDC implement allow DEP as a whole to continue to operate and maintain an exemplary water supply system.
BEDCs In-House Design (IHD) Division consists of eight engineering sections corresponding to the respective engineering functions they perform. This includes the Architectural, Civil, Structural, Process Mechanical and HVAC, Water Tunnel Structural, Water Tunnel Mechanical Systems, CAD, and Electrical sections plus two additional non-engineering sections, Quality Assurance and Quality Assurance Lab. Each engineering section prepares design and construction documents including engineering plans and specifications for the construction of water supply, sewer and wastewater treatment infrastructure, which are of the highest priority for the Agency.
The Electrical section prepares engineering documents for construction of the most complex electrical power distribution, instrumentation, process controls, communications, lighting, fire safety and security systems undertaken by In-House Design.
The Bureau of Engineering Design & Construction seeks to hire an Electrical Engineer II Senior Design Electrical Engineer for the In-House Design Division, located in Queens, NY. Under general supervision, the Design Electrical Engineer will assist in implementing capital projects through the design and construction phase by the preparation of engineering documents including drawings and specifications for various DEP facilities. Specific responsibilities include preparing engineering documents for design and construction of complex electrical power distribution, process controls, communication, lighting, fire safety and security systems undertaken by In-House Design for water supply facilities, water tunnels, wastewater treatment plants and other DEP facilities. Power distribution systems include, but not limited to, low, medium and high voltage systems, electrical substations, switchgear, motor control centers, and emergency power generation systems. Instrumentation and Control systems include, but not limited to, water & wastewater process, pump and motor controls, instrumentation, monitoring systems, Distributed Control Units, Automation, HMI, and SCADA systems. The selected candidate may be required to sign and seal engineering documents. S/he may also review designs prepared by consultant engineers and oversee design staff.
**** Only those applicants with permanent civil service status as an Electrical Engineer are eligible to apply to this JVN. If you do not have permanent civil service status as an Electrical Engineer, please do not apply to this position as you will not be considered for an interview.****

Minimum Qual Requirements
(1) Four (4) years of full-time, satisfactory experience in electrical engineering work; and
(2) A valid New York State Professional Engineers License. Current New York State registration as a Professional Engineer must be maintained for the duration of your employment.
A masters degree in electrical engineering from an accredited college or university, accredited by regional, national, professional or specialized agencies recognized as accrediting bodies by the U.S. Secretary of Education and by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) may be substituted for one year of the electrical engineering experience required in 1 above.

Preferred Skills
  • Experience in the planning, layout and details of contract drawings, specifications, shop drawing review, field inspection and investigations.

  • Experience in the design of low, medium and high voltage electrical distribution systems, electrical substations, switchgear, motor control centers and emergency power generation systems for water/wastewater facilities.

  • Experience in the design of process controls, communication, lighting, fire safety, and security systems for water/wastewater facilities.

  • Experience with electrical power distribution system design software applications.

  • Knowledge of current NYC Building Code, NYCEC, NEC, FDNY, NFPA, IEEE, UL, ANSI, and other related Codes & Standards, including CSI Standards.

  • Experience in the application of code requirements; and preparation of technical reports and electrical equipment design software applications.

  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit MEP and MS Office Suite.

  • Excellent leadership, communication and writing skills.

  • This position requires operation of a motor vehicle to perform site visits, equipment testing, inspections, and to attend meetings with project stakeholders.

Additional Information
**** Only those applicants with permanent civil service status as an Electrical Engineer are eligible to apply to this JVN. If you do not have permanent civil service status as an Electrical Engineer, please do not apply to this position as you will not be considered for an interview.****
DEP is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to the diversity of our organization and workforce. Your voluntary response to the NYCAPS on-line application section for referral information will assist us tremendously in our ability to track the success of our outreach and recruitment efforts. Please be sure to indicate your source of referral to this job.
This position is open to qualified persons with a disability who are eligible for the 55-a Program and also meet the education and experience requirements as listed in the job posting notice. Please indicate on your resume or cover letter that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a Program.
This position is also open to non 55-a Program candidates serving in the permanent incumbent (civil service) title as indicated in the job posting notice under Civil Service Title.
We appreciate your interest and thank all applicants who apply, but only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
All appointments are subject to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval.

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Residency Requirement
New York City Residency is not required for this position

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