| Title: Waterfront Structural Project Manager |
The Capital Division at the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) manages the entire capital process from start to finish, including scope meetings, design, procurement of contractors and construction completion. We are proud to be the country’s largest employer of landscape architects, with over 100 currently on staff working on in-house and consultant-managed designs. We also have a large pool of architects and engineers, in addition to resident engineers who oversee the daily activities of contractors, budget and procurement staff, and many other talented employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. www.nyc.gov/parks MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES • Under administrative direction, serve as project manager on large, complex, waterfront, marine and structural engineering projects and programs. Manage consultant projects and contracts, ensuring projects remain on schedule and within budget. • Complete conditions surveys, assessments, background research, feasibility studies and scope estimates on existing or proposed infrastructure. • Develop requests for proposals, contracts, drawings, specifications, quantity take-offs and cost estimates for engineering projects. • Provide detailed reports and presentations on the progress, budget and schedules of projects. • Coordinate project-specific interagency issues, such as permits, filings and approvals. • Conduct field inspections before and during design and construction, through turnover. • Provide engineering assessments, opinions and services, as requested. • Serve as the agency’s liaison and expert on waterfront structural design and management.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS 1. A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college in engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, business administration or public administration, and five years of full-time satisfactory experience in the planning, administering or expediting of engineering design, and/or construction, or coordinating a very large engineering project, two years of which must have been in an administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory capacity; or 2. A four year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and nine years of experience as described in "1" above; two years of which must have been in an administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory capacity; or 3. Education and/or experience equivalent to "1" or "2" above. An accredited Master's degree in one of the disciplines described in "1" above, a law degree or a valid New York State license as a Professional Engineer or Registered Architect or Landscape Architect may be substituted for one year of the required experience. However, all candidates must have the two years of the administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory experience as described in "1" above.
This position is exempt from NYC residency requirements.
PREFERRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS 1. A valid New York State Professional Engineer’s License. 2. 10 years’ experience managing, designing and/or inspecting waterfront infrastructure. 3. Ability to produce condition reports, designs, drawings, estimates and technical specifications for shore protection, seawalls, piers and waterfront structures. 4. Experience working with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the United States Army Corp of Engineers. 5. Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills with ability to manage complex multi-stakeholder projects. 6. A driver license valid in New York State.
Salary: $85,000 - $105,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted 10/7/16 Until Filled
For external applicants, please apply through www.nyc.gov/careers 1) Go to www.nyc.gov/careers/search 2) Search for Job ID#: 266453
For details about NYC Parks: www.nyc.gov/parks
References will be required upon request.