- Student must currently be enrolled at a college/university at the undergraduate level majoring in civil or environmental engineering. – Student must have at least a 2.5GPA (on a 4.0 scale) – Student must have at least a junior class standing Preferred Skills: Coursework in Water Resources (Hydrology, Open Channel Flow, and Groundwater) and Geotechnical (Soil Properties & Testing) preferred. Proficient in ArcGIS. Selection Criteria: Strong writing skills; effective interpersonal skills; proficient in the full Microsoft Office suite of applications; leadership skills; self-motivation; and ability to work well with minimal supervision. Experience with stormwater management planning, policy and/or stormwater permitting preferred.
The selected candidate will assist Project Managers and Directors with policy analysis, program development and stormwater-related research to support DEP’s Stormwater Management Plan Development for NYC’s Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4). The candidate will also be expected to support the development of the Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Stormwater Management Plan Program. Tasks may include: research of a banking and credit system for offsite alternative stormwater management; researching best practices for stormwater and green infrastructure rules and incenvites in other MS4 municipalities; assisting in the development of public education and outreach strategies; assisting in the the development of an Annual Effectiveness Assessment that evaluates: (a) the appropriateness of significant BMPs; (b) the effectiveness of implementation of each major component of the Stormwater Management Program. This is a paid position.