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.

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Current Career Opportunities

Borough Commissioner's Offices

Borough Planner - QUEENS Community Coordinator Queens 10/30/2019-4/27/2020
Community Coordinator Community Coordinator Brooklyn 12/11/2019-6/8/2020

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

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

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

Financial Management & Analysis

Senior Budget Analyst Economist Manhattan 1/14/2020-1/28/2020

Human Resources & Facilities Management

EEO Investigator Agency Attorney Manhattan 2/13/2018-Until Filled
System Administrator Computer Assoc (operations) Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
EEO Investigator Agency Attorney Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020
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
Executive Assistant to the Director of Personnel & Payroll Principal Administrative Assoc Manhattan 12/9/2019-6/6/2020

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

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
Bike Share Program Coordinator Community Coordinator Manhattan 1/7/2020-7/5/2020

Permit Management

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

Roadway Repair & Maintenance (RRM) Division

Highways and Sewers Inspector Highways And Sewers Inspector All Boroughs 12/26/2019-2/9/2020
Civil Engineer Civil Engineer Manhattan 12/26/2019-2/9/2020
Automotive Service Worker Automotive Service Worker All Boroughs 12/26/2019-2/9/2020
Industrial Hygienist Industrial Hygienist Brooklyn 1/12/2020-1/26/2020
City Research Scientist City Research Scientist Brooklyn 1/10/2020-1/24/2020

Safety Education

Safety Education Outreach Coordinator Community Coordinator Manhattan 8/28/2019-2/24/2020

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
Civil Engineering Intern (SW) Civil Engineering Intern Manhattan 10/11/2019-Until Filled
Civil Engineering Intern (CWC) Civil Engineering Intern Manhattan 10/30/2019-Until Filled
Project Manager Project Manager Manhattan 10/31/2019-Until Filled
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 12/11/2019-Until Filled
Apprentice Inspector (Highway and Sewers) Apprentice Inspector (h&s) All Boroughs 1/9/2020-1/22/2020

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 Specialist Queens 7/31/2019-Until Filled
Automated Enforcement Camera Technician (AEU) Clerical Associate All Boroughs 8/23/2019-Until Filled
Parking Planner Highway Transportation Specialist Queens 9/19/2019-Until Filled

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
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 12/8/2019-1/31/2020
Assistant Civil Engineer Assistant Civil Engineer Queens 12/8/2019-1/31/2020
Transportation Planner Highway Transportation Specialist Manhattan 1/13/2020-1/27/2020

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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