Project Engineer at Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Location: new york, united states

Job Description

Resume Due Date: Open Until Filled

Functional Job Title: Project Engineer

Department/Division: Engineering & Construction/ Various

Work Location: Various


Earnings Potential: Min: $69,680 Mid: $87,100 Max: $104,520

Hay Points: 479

Overtime Eligibility: Not eligible for paid overtime in accordance with FLSA


Assists and coordinates engineering design and construction with Capital and Operating (Major Maintenance, Painting, Capitalized Assets, etc.) projects from inception to completion in order to upgrade and maintain the MTA B&T facilities in a state of good repair with minimal impact to service and revenues.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related field is required
  • Five (5) years’ experience in an engineering environment in design and construction project management and extensive knowledge of consultant contract selection, construction contract organization and principles, contract language, building code standards and construction cost estimating are also necessary
  • A PE license is desirable
  • Satisfactory equivalent combination of the above
  • A valid driver's License in the state of New York is required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to properly present the Authority and to present various technical options and solutions
  • The ability to organize several complex engineering projects and to follow them from initiation to completion while assuring that they remain on schedule and within budget
  • The ability to assume responsibility and exercise sound engineering judgement
  • The ability to interact successfully with various levels of authority, contractor and consultant personnel
  • Strong organizational, administrative and estimating skills are also required
  • The ability to take a conceptual idea and transform it into a design which meets the requirements of the user departments

Other Information

MTA Bridges and Tunnels is governed by the Civil Service Rules and Regulations administered by the Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS).

Also, as an employee of MTA Bridges & Tunnels you may be required to complete an annual financial disclosure statement with the State of New York, if your position earns more than $99,394.00 (this figure is subject to change) per year or if the position is designated as a policy maker.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

MTA Bridges and Tunnels is an Equal Opportunity Employer