Job Overview

Summary

Reclamation is a contemporary water management agency. Reclamation is best known for Hoover Dam on the Colorado River, Grand Coulee Dam on the Columbia River and Folsom Dam on the American River. Today we are the largest wholesaler of water in the country and the second largest producer of hydroelectric power in the western United States. Visit: http://www.usbr.gov. View our DVD titled "Traditions, Talent, and Teamwork" at: http://www.usbr.gov/pmts/hr/video/.

Reclamation is seeking a professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise as a Supervisory Civil Engineer. Responsibilities include supervising the development and maintenance of technology related to the structural analysis and design of concrete arch, gravity, and buttress dams, powerplants, pumping plants, water conveyance structures, and other buildings.

Would you enjoy serving as a supervisor of a multi-disciplined work group consisting of technical specialists, civil and structural engineers, civil engineering technicians, and clerical personnel?  You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment.  

Here is a great opportunity to join a great organization with stellar growth potential! Great Benefits Package: paid vacation, sick days, holidays, health and life insurance and an excellent retirement package! 

LOCATION: Technical Service Center, Civil Engineering Services Division, Structural Analysis Group.

Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position. 

Duties

-Supervises the development and maintenance of technology relating to the structural analysis and design of concrete arch, gravity, and buttress dams, powerplants, pumping plants, water conveyance structures, and other buildings.
-Responsible for developing and implementing continuous improvement of processes that ensure technical products/services provided are of high technical quality and provided in a timely and efficient manner.
-Directs supervision of all staff within the Group including Senior Civil Engineers at the GS-14 and GS-13 levels, GS-11 and GS-12  journeyman, entry level civil engineers grades GS-5-9 and an engineering technician.
-Reviews and evaluates operations to make work assignments.
-Performs all administrative supervisory duties including interviewing candidates, developing performance standards and evaluating work performance, resolving serious work related problems or complaints, approving time sheets, overtime, travel, and training expenses, etc.