Civil Engineering Intern (SW)

New York City Department of Transportation

Civil Engineering Internship

    The Department of Transportation’s (DOT) mission is to provide for the safe, efficient, and environmentally responsible movement of people and goods in the City of New York and to maintain and enhance the transportation infrastructure crucial to the economic vitality and quality of life of our primary customers, City residents. DOT is an equal opportunity employer, committed to recruiting and maintaining a diverse workforce in an open and inclusive environment.

  • Ensure pedestrian ramp upgrades are performed in accordance with the ADA or are accessible, exception forms are created where needed, etc.
  • Recommends alternative treatments and designs as needed due to complex construction obstacles and structures for corners requiring upgrades
  • Based on engineer review, determines type of contract required to upgrade corner (Standard, Complex, etc.)
  • Resolves issues found on site with direction from supervisory engineers.
  • Mark out locations for construction and take construction photos
  • Attend site meetings
  • Assist upper level staff in reviews of designs, plans, and contract specifications/scopes
  • Prepares engineering reports (Exception Forms, etc.)


Minimum Qual Requirements

1. A baccalaureate degree in civil engineering from an accredited college. A degree in any other engineering area or in civil engineering technology is not acceptable.


Additional Information

Note: This position is open to qualified persons with a disability who are eligible for the 55-a program. Please indicate in your resume or cover letter that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a program.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must be either serving permanently in the Civil Engineering Intern Title or have filed for Exam # 9036 (for which proof is required).


To Apply

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must be either serving permanently in the Civil Engineering Intern Title or have filed for Exam # 9036 (for which proof is required).

RESUMES MUST BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY USING ONE OF THE OPTIONS BELOW: For current city employees, go to Employee Self Service (ESS), Recruiting Activities, Careers and search for Job ID# 415076. For all other applicants go to www.nyc.gov/careers and search for Job ID# 415076. If you do not have access to a computer, most public libraries have computers available for use. Appointment will be subject to OMB approval. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

NO TELEPHONE INQUIRIES PLEASE.


Hours/Shift

35 Hours Per Week.


Residency Requirement

New York City Residency is not required for this position