Mechanical Engineer 3

Compensation

: $90,650.00 - $130,870.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Engineering





Serves as Mechanical Engineer in the Movable Bridges group in the Bureau of Capital Design and Construction. Reports directly to the Director of Movable Bridges. Oversees all functions pertaining to the mechanical design and repair of bridge spans. Advises Director on mechanical engineering issues and recommends solutions. Plans, prepares and reviews the mechanical engineering specifications for design plans. Prepares original proposals and reports related to the rehabilitation of mechanical systems that are utilized to operate movable bridge spans. Prepares progress reports after inspecting mechanical systems and machinery to ensure compliance with city regulations. Serves as a team leader on projects with potential impact on agency engineering operations and/or city infrastructure. Performs other related duties.

(1) Four (4) years of full-time, satisfactory experience in mechanical engineering work; and (2) A valid New York State Professional Engineer's License. Current New York State registration as a Professional Engineer must be maintained for the duration of your employment. A masters degree in mechanical 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 mechanical engineering experience required in "1" above. Special Note: In addition to above qualification requirements, to be eligible for placement in Assignment Levels II and III, individuals must have at least one year within the last three years of experience as a major contributor or a project leader on a complex project requiring additional and specific expertise in the disciplines needed to design or construct the project.

Ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written form. Thorough knowledge of engineering principles for the design and commissioning of mechanical systems for movable bridges. Ability to improvise and innovate as unusual conditions arise. Skill in expediting activities through multi-agency procedures.

TO BE APPOINTED TO ANY MECHANICAL ENGINEERING POSITION IN BRIDGES, CANDIDATES MUST POSSESS ONE YEAR OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE IN BRIDGE DESIGN, BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION, BRIDGE MAINTENANCE OR BRIDGE INSPECTION. TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION CANDIDATES MUST HAVE FILED FOR THE MECHANICAL ENGINEER EXAM #7538 OR #7038.

Resumes may be submitted using the following methods: For City employees only, go to Employee Self Service (ESS), Recruiting Activities, Careers, and search for Job ID# 280574. For other applicants go to www.nyc.gov/careers and search for Job ID# 280574. Appointments are subject to OMB approval. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone inquiries please.

59 Maiden Lane, NY, NY

New York City Residency is not required for this position.
Associated topics: assembly, autocad, catia, machine, mechanical engineer, mechanism, naval, propulsion, turbomachinery, vehicle * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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