Job opening: Interdisciplinary
Salary: $93 367 - 123 748 per year
Published at: Aug 12 2023
Employment Type: Full-time
About the Position: The Alaska District is seeking to fill an Interdisciplinary position located in the Denali Office Engineering Section. An ideal candidate will have strong experience in Environmental Regulations as they relate to construction projects. Candidate should possess an in-depth knowledge of environmental regulations, codes, and laws, and their applicability to active construction projects of various complexity, size and location.
Serves as the technical expert and point of contact within the Resident Office on the environmental and chemical aspects of the Resident office environmental compliance, cleanup/restoration mission.
Reviews remedial investigations, feasibility studies and remedial designs to ensure appropriate criteria and methods for sampling and testing, biddability, constructability, operability and environmental compliance.
Reviews quality assurance plans for compliance with contract documents and regulatory requirements.
Provides expert environmental and chemical guidance on toxicological issues involving the interaction of the chemical and physical hazards on biological systems.
- Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.
Current Department of Army Civilian EmployeesCurrent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)Interagency Career Transition Assistance PlanMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Non-Department of Defense (DoD) TransferPriority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) Eligible
In order to qualify, you must meet the education and experience requirements described below. 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). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document.
Basic Requirement: This position has a basic entry requirement. The entry requirement requires completion of education or a combination of education and experience sufficient to be comparable to that normally acquired through the completion of a four year course of study with a major in the professional or scientific field. Please refer to the following sites for all possible ways to meet the Basic Requirements for this position:
All Professional Engineering Positions 0800: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0800/files/all-professional-engineering-positions-0800.pdf
Physical Scientist Series: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/1300/general-physical-science-series-1301/
Chemist Series: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/1300/chemistry-series-1320/
Industrial Hygienist Series: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0600/industrial-hygiene-series-0690/
In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below: Your resume must describe at least one year of specialized experience which prepared you to do the work in this job.
Specialized Experience for the GS-12: One year of experience which include managing investigation and remediation of contaminated sites under Federal and/or state environmental cleanup regulations. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the Federal service (GS-11).
Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job there is no education substitution for experience, you must qualify based on specialized experience.
You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Environmental Assessment, Data Analysis, and Decision MakingOral CommunicationPlanning and EvaluatingProject Management
Time in Grade Requirement GS-12: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-11).
If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html
- Address EV-APF-W2SN04 US ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT, ALASKA
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Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
- Name: Army Applicant Help Desk