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Job opening: Civil Engineer--Direct Hire

Salary: $136 035 - 176 842 per year
City: New York
Published at: Aug 09 2023
Employment Type: Full-Time
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is ranked within the top 5 mid-size agencies through the Partnership for Public Service’s Best Places to Work in the Federal Government Rankings!  This Civil Engineer position is in the Office of Energy Projects. For more information visit: https://www.ferc.gov/office-energy-projects-oep


This position is located in the Division of Dam Safety Inspection, New York Regional Office in the Office of Energy Projects.  As a Civil Engineer, some of your typical work assignments may include:


  • You must be a U.S. Citizen or National.
  • A one-year probationary period may be required.
  • A background investigation is required.
  • This is a bargaining unit position.
  • Generally, male applicants must be registered with the Selective Service.
  • This position has an education requirement, you must submit transcripts.
  • Relocation expenses will not be paid.
  • You may be required to divest certain energy-related securities.


To view the eligibility and qualification requirements of a Civil Engineer, GS-0810 Series, please visit: https://www.ferc.gov/qualifications/civil-engineer-0810 In addition to the education required for this position, you must have one full year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-13 level. Specialized experience is defined as: independently applying one or more of the following disciplines of civil engineering: structural, hydrologic, hydraulic, geotechnical, or engineering geology to the investigation, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of hydropower facilities or dams. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills, and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including any volunteer experience. Please do not cut and paste  the position description, specialized experience, or occupational assessment questionnaire from this announcement into your resume, as this will not be considered a demonstration of your qualifications for this position.


This position has an education requirement and therefore, transcripts are required. Failure to submit a copy of your transcripts at the time of application will result in your application being marked incomplete and you will not receive further consideration.


  • Address FERC 19 West 34th Street New York, New York 10001 United States
  • Name: Steven Eskin
  • Phone: 202-502-6164
  • Email: [email protected]


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