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Alumni News – Khiran Samsundar, Promotion at Jacobs Engineering Group

Khiran Samsundar, CMCE Construction Engineering Technology BTech class of 2018, received a promotion to Assistant Project Manager with Jacobs Engineering Group, and is currently working on Bellevue Men’s Shelter Rehabilitation. The project includes a complete roof replacement and electrical work including panel and feeder replacements, a 750KW emergency generator on the roof bulkhead with modification to existing bulkhead, and associated structural upgrades. Khiran previously worked on LaGuardia Airport – Central Terminal B Redevelopment, a design-build project consisting of 8 miles of roadway, 20 bridges, 3 million square feet of paving asphalt and concrete, estimated total labor hours of 11 million, over 40 thousand tons of steel, and 9 miles of baggage handling system. The project cost was approximately $4.83B. At City Tech, Khiran was President of the AGC Club, Co-Chaired the ACE Mentor Dinner events, and received membership in Sigma Lambda Chi, the International Construction Honor Society.


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Jobs and Networking – WBC at City Tech 5/12

Looking for a job or networking opportunity? This Thursday, 5/12, there will be an event in collaboration with the Women’s Builders Council, where many women from the AEC industry will come to connect with fellow women at City Tech. Come see our own CMCE Chair, Professor Melanie Villatoro, P.E., and CMCE’s own Aalaa Mohammed, City Tech Salutatorian 2022, speak – among many others.

CUNY’s City Tech and the Women Builders Council, one of the leading organizations for women in the construction industry, invites you to a special session designed to help you find your first job or apply to internships with leading New York construction firms.

MAY 12 | 12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
285 Jay Street, Academic Complex, A 106

For more information: See attached


Jobs – HVAC Project Manager at BP Group

BP Group is looking for an HVAC project manager, with at least 5 years experience in fast-track interiors work (infrastructure experience a plus), who’s familiar and worked with, some of the major NYC GC’s and CM’s.  

To apply: Interested applicants send resumes to with the email subject line “CMCE Career – BP Group PM Application”


Jobs – Surveyors at NYC Parks Department

NYC Parks is currently hiring two Surveyors to perform land surveying work in the City’s parks.

Successful candidates will meet the city’s requirements including a combination of school and work experience. This job is posted for students, alumni, and the CMCE network.

For details and to apply: see attached

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Internships – Paid Summer Internships with CUNY

This summer, 2,000 CUNY students will launch their careers by interning in a job related to their major – while earning $20 per hour! CUNY Career Launch is recruiting undergraduates who haven’t had substantial paid internship experience but who are ambitious, bright, and ready to apply the skills they’ve learned in the classroom to work. If selected, you will work for 7 weeks, between early July until mid-August, for 19 hours/week. You can take a summer class, keep your part-time job, or take care of the family while you intern with CUNY Career Launch!

You will receive:

  • Paid training
  • An internship related to your career interests
  • Chances to build a professional network 
  • Valuable experience to add to your resume
  • $20/hour – that’s over $2600 for the summer!*

Deadline: Career Launch Pre Application April 29, 2022

For information and to apply: Career Launch Student Interest Form – Formstack


Jobs – MSF Contract/Procurement Officers in NYC

You are invited to join Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) for a virtual recruitment information session on May 3rd. This is your opportunity to meet the recruitment team and learn about how you can join their dedicated aid workers.

Sample position open – NYC: The Procurement & Facilities Services department works with and serves staff by providing assistance with sourcing & vetting of vendors, launching RFP/RFQs, contract oversight & management, policy & procedure creation, risk avoidance & analysis, vendor performance & relations and staff training with an emphasis in obtaining project goals and acquiring goods and services at the best quality, value, and price.

Recruitment Info Session via Zoom May 3rd – 6:00-7:30PM ET
To register: Click to register


Training – Clemson University Summer Historic Preservation Institute in Charleston, SC

Do you have a passion for old places? Are you interested in a career working to preserve, learn from, and interpret Historic buildings and landscapes? The Clemson University Summer Historic Preservation Institute invites undergraduate students to see first-hand the kinds of work historic preservationists do, all while immersing themselves in Charleston’s unique history, architecture, and culture. This intensive three-day experience includes tours and site visits to some of Charleston’s most iconic historic sites. Attendees will experience both the diversity of the historic places and voices that constitute Charleston’s shared history and the diversity of projects and careers that make up the field of historic preservation.  Space is limited to eighteen students.

For information and registration: MSHP Summer Institute 2022 (

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City Tech PDC Virtual Career Fair

Join the Professional Development Center (PDC) – Career Services for Virtual Career Week – 2022 

Tuesday, May 3rd 1PM – 2:30PM | Career Q&A with Professional Development Center (PDC) – Career Services | Register here: 

Open forum for students to ask career related questions – voicing your fears, hopes and dreams. Career Services staff will share their career experiences and the paths they have taken. Students are welcome to share their career experiences as well. 

Wednesday, May 4th 1PM – 2PM | The City Tutors Mentors Program | Register here:  

The City Tutors City Mentors provides CUNY students and alums with unlimited on-demand assistance from industry insiders within fields they want to learn more about or want to enter. 

Thursday, May 5th 1PM – 2PM | What Employers Want – Competencies Explained | Register Here: 

Do you know employers use key behaviors to identify career ready students? Well, they do! These traits and attributes are called Career Competencies. Now is the time to learn about these competencies, so you can stand out and be prepared for the workforce!

Thursday, May 5th 5PM – 6PM | From the Recruiters Point of View | Register Here:  

Mr. Andrew Baker, a Senior Recruiter (Software Engineering Technology) from The Home Depot, a Fortune 500 Company, will share his real-world advice and explore what recruiters look for in candidates. Learn about soft skills, hard skills and how preparation can open doors to unexpected opportunities. You don’t want to miss out on hearing from an industry insider! 

Friday, May 6th 1PM – 2PM | COOP Careers Info Session | Register Here: About COOP Careers: Finding meaningful work is hard, but it shouldn’t be lonely. Our community is made up of aspiring digital professionals who seek to build strong networks and communities in the hopes of overcoming underemployment.  


Jobs – APM at Apple Restoration & Waterproofing

Apple Restoration and Waterproofing, Inc. is seeking an Assistant Project Manager/Estimator to join the team. APM/Estimator will work in conjunction with Project Executive and project managers. General responsibilities:

  • Reviewing drawings and specs
  • Performing drawings take-off
  • Reviewing RFIs and submittals
  • Creating construction schedules
  • Evaluating changes and sub change orders
  • Meeting clients for consultations
  • Attending job site meetings

For more: See attached
To apply: Send your resume in an email to, subject line: ” CMCE Career – Apple Restoration”


Jobs – Triumph Construction Seeking Interns & New Graduates

Triumph Construction is a multimillion dollar construction corporation serving the entire New York metropolitan area as a major utility contractor for both the public and private sectors.  The company is proud to serve as a preferred contractor to numerous city agencies.

Triumph is seeking interested student interns or new graduates that would like to learn and grow with their company.

For more info: Triumph Construction (

To apply: Email your resume to amsowder at with the subject line: “CMCE Career – Triumph”


Jobs – FT Land Surveyors in Rochester with Costich

Costich is growing their Survey Department by two persons; one would aid in field work and the other would assist indoors with processing, base mapping, boundary review, etc. Their firm recently obtained NYS WBE certification. Their surveyors use Leica TS06 fully robotic LEICA Geosystem instruments, Surveyor 2 data collectors running on the latest Carlson SurvCE software, and Carlson BRx6 Base and Rover Systems.

Experience: Minimum three (3) years experience as a Survey Crew Member/Chief with the ability to become a licensed Surveyor In Training (SIT) within a couple of years, with the goal of obtaining licensure as an New York Professional Land Surveyor (PLS); Education: Associates Degree in Land Surveying, Civil Engineering, or related field experience preferred; Location: Rochester, NY 14608

For more info and to apply: Land Surveyor – Open Position – Costich Engineering, Land Surveying & Landscape Architecture D.P.C.


Training – FE Exam Bootcamp

Getting ready to take the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam? Prepare with CMCE’s One Day FE Review Bootcamp!

Date and time: April 30th 10:00 am-3:00 pm

For more information: See linked flyer

Register: Sign up through google link:


Internships – Pullman Project Engineer

Pullman SST, Inc is seeking a project engineer intern to assist on a masonry restoration project at the Brooklyn Bridge. Intern will be learning project management skills such as production tracking, submittal compilation, estimating, field surveying, drafting, networking, etc. Students will gain hands on experience and a mentoring relationship.

To apply: Download info here


Jobs – PM at High-end Construction Firm

Prime Renovations seeking new Project Manager.

Job Description:
· Assist project management related tasks on construction projects that include, reviewing proposals/ drawings, executing material takeoffs, and preparing cost estimates.
· Assist with file management, submittals, RFI’s, and change orders
· Assist with the procurement and logging of samples
· Assist with tracking of relevant vendors and their pricing

· Actively pursuing or have obtained an undergraduate or graduate degree in construction management, engineering, or another related field from an accredited program
· Has construction, engineering, architectural, or business concentration background strongly preferred
· Ability to work 30+ hours a week
· Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD, and Revit
· Superior written and oral communication skills
· Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
· Ability to quickly learn new and unfamiliar concepts and tasks
· Work effectively and cohesively in a team environment and is a team player

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $40,000.00 – $50,000.00 per year
Benefits after one year: Health insurance/ 401K

Point of contacts for applicants:
– Telephone 646-436-3942
– Email:


Job – Empire Architectural Metal & Glass Seeking Entry-Level Candidate

Entry-level position available at Empire Architectural Metal & Glass. Successful candidate will:

  • Manage bid solicitations
  • Print architectural drawings for estimators, draftsmen and project managers
  • Assemble submittal packages to send to GCs
  • Handle additional responsibilities as you learn and grow in the role.

The job is located in Queens, NY and is full time Monday Through Friday from either 7:00AM – 4:00PM or 9:00AM – 5:00PM.

To apply: Send your resume to amsowder at with subject line “CMCE Career – Empire Application”