Job opening: Lead Civil Engineer
Salary: $116 393 - 151 308 per year
Published at: Sep 01 2023
Employment Type: Full-time
About the Position: Serves as the Engineering Division's Lead Engineer over the Supplemental Program and lead coordinator for the implementation of, tasks and work products and related efforts in support of delivering the projects under the Supplemental Program for Task Force Virgin Islands Puerto Rico (TF VIPR).
Coordinates the planning, developing, building, and sustaining of each of the projects within the Supplemental Program within constraints of budgets and authorizations.
Coordinates diverse multi-disciplinary teams evaluating the performance of USACE infrastructure. Reviews and comments on analyses completed by other technical specialists.
Represents Engineering Division in an effort to develop analysis and design tools. Develops methods and tools to support the Supplemental Program.
Performs administrative team leader responsibilities. Interprets and disseminates policies, regulations, and standards to subordinates.
Manages, oversees, coordinates, and reviews the analyses, studies, and other technical products prepared under the Supplemental Program.
- Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
- Travel business requirement is 20% of the time.
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 EmployeesInteragency Career Transition Assistance PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActPriority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) EligibleVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998
In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or 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 for Lead Civil Engineer:
A. Degree: Bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in engineering. To be acceptable, the program must: (1) lead to a bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in a school of engineering with at least one program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET); OR (2) include differential and integral calculus and courses (more advanced than first-year physics and chemistry) in five of the following seven areas of engineering science or physics: (a) statics, dynamics; (b) strength of materials (stress-strain relationships); (c) fluid mechanics, hydraulics; (d) thermodynamics; (e) electrical fields and circuits; (f) nature and properties of materials (relating particle and aggregate structure to properties); and (g) any other comparable area of fundamental engineering science or physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics.
In addition to meeting the basic education 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 at the GS-13 (or equivalent) level which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as, but not limited to: 1) Coordinating the implementation of tasks and work products and related efforts in support of delivering the projects under a Supplemental Engineering Program. 2) Reviewing analyses completed by other technical specialists, such as Engineers, to convey the team's findings and recommendations in meetings and dealings with other team leaders.
This position requires that you are currently registered as a Professional Engineer by any State, the District of Columbia, Guam, or Puerto Rico.
You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Civil EngineeringLeadershipProject ManagementTechnical Competence
Time in Grade Requirement: 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-13).
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
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