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Junior Landscape Architect or Landscape Architect, NYSDOT Region 11

Posted: Thursday, January 13, 2022

The New York City region of New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT Region 11) will be filling two junior landscape architect or landscape architect positions . As a Region 11 NYSDOT junior landscape architect or landscape architect, you would be involved in environmental review, design, and construction of public spaces involving or impacted by state-owned walkways, bikeways, highways, viaducts, and bridges within the five boroughs of New York City. Current projects include aesthetic improvements to a pedestrian bridge and to vehicular bridges, improvements to a bikeway/walkway, creation of new city parks, and aesthetic and environmental improvements to roadsides and medians. You would also be involved in environmental review of New York City projects that receive Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) funding.  If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume; writing, design, and graphic samples; and letter of interest to [email protected]gov by  January 22, 2022.

Subject line of the email and cover letter should contain “Notice Number R11-21-23.”

Additional job information is at:

https://statejobs.ny.gov/public/vacancyDetailsView.cfm?id=96951

A passing score on the exam described at https://www.cs.ny.gov/examannouncements/announcements/oc/26-784.cfm will give you “permanent” status if hired. It will also put you on a list to be notified of other junior landscape architect and landscape architect openings in New York state government. Scroll to the bottom of this link and click “APPLY NOW” to register for this exam by the February 9, 2022 deadline.

Starting annual salary for Junior Landscape Architects is currently $53,941 including the $3026. “Downstate Adjustment”. Landscape Architects who have passed sections 1 and 2 of the Landscape Architecture Registration Exam and who have completed one year of full-time relevant employment may be hired as Landscape Architects. Starting annual salary for Landscape Architects is currently $69,566 including the $3026. “Downstate Adjustment”.

JOB DETAILS:

Salary:

Junior Landscape Architects $53,941 Landscape Architects $69,566

Work Location:

Hunters Point Plaza, 47-40 21st Street, Long Island City, Queens, NY

Number of Positions:

2

Submitters Name:

Holly Frey

Submitters Email:
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