Junior Engineer Design

NYC CareersNew York, NY

6 months ago


Job Title

Junior Engineer - NYC Department of Design and Construction

Job Location

30-30 Thomson Avenue, LIC, NY 11101

Job Overview

The NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC), Division of Infrastructure, is currently seeking a Junior Engineer for the Design Unit. In this role, you will receive hands-on training and assist in moderate to difficult engineering work, research studies, engineering investigations, and examinations relating to engineering functions. You will perform civil engineering work of moderate difficulty under the direction of an Engineer-in-Charge, with a focus on design, drafting, engineering investigations, estimating, specifications, structural computations, field surveys, and design-related site inspections.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience


  • Receive hands-on training in various engineering functions
  • Assist in moderate to difficult engineering work, research studies, and investigations
  • Collaborate with Engineer-in-Charge and contribute to civil engineering projects
  • Focus on design, drafting, estimating, specifications, structural computations, and field surveys
  • Perform design-related site inspections


  • Baccalaureate degree in civil engineering from an accredited college
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and AutoCAD applications
  • Familiarity with NYCDOT, NYSDOT, and NYCDEP specifications and standards
  • Understanding of the NYC infrastructure system and current engineering methods and standards
  • Design experience related to infrastructure works (sewer, water mains, roadways)
  • Knowledge of Primavera P6 scheduling (a plus)

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Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For New York, NY | $5,639/mo

  • Housing/Rent$3,481

  • Miscellaneous$1,007

  • Food$505

  • Utilities$328

  • Transportation$318


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