Job Title:General Engineer - 0801 - 13 (Open to all U.S. Citizens) SB
Department:Department Of Transportation
Agency:Federal Transit Administration
Job Announcement Number:FTA-LMRO-2013-0009
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|$92,259.00 to $119,935.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, July 03, 2013 to Friday, July 12, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - - TERM 2 YEARS, with possible 2 year extension.|
|2 vacancies in the following location:|
New York - New York, NY, USView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
Any U.S. Citizen
Dedicated to delivering results that matter to the American people, the FTA supports, improves, and promotes effective public Transportation, the Nation's fastest growing mode of travel. Through the administration, management, and oversight of a $10 billion annual grant program, FTA supports the development and construction of subway, light rail, and bus systems to help communities provide travel choices; improve access to jobs and health care; drive economic growth; and protect the environment.
This position is located in the Lower Manhattan Recovery Office (LMRO), Region II, New York, New York Office of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA). The transit programs of LMRO are characterized by the highest degree of complexity and sensitivity due to the number of persons served, the type and size of on-going projects, the involvement of large sums of money/complex financial arrangements, the coordination of different transit needs, the involvement of multiple governmental jurisdiction and the level of particularly complex; novel and politically sensitive issues.
The LMRO Office manages the most sophisticated transit operators and transit system network in the United States and has the largest most complex transit programs in the country. The LMRO program experiences intense scrutiny by the public, elected officials of all levels, and the media. This position requires the services of an individual with the highest professional qualifications and with extensive experience and expertise.
This position is perfect for a mid-to-senior level engineer who is looking for an excellent opportunity to join the Federal Transit Administration, work with transportation officials and meet the challenges of advancing the best transit systems. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and have the ability to provide specialized engineering assistance to the grantees, program managers, and senior staff to resolve problems and ensure successful delivery of federally funded projects.
This is a TERM position. The initial appointment will be for two years and it may be extended for an additional two years without further competition. Selection under a term appointment does not confer competitive status in the Federal government. Completion of a one-year trail period is required.
PLEASE NOTE: If interviewed for this position – at the interview stage, candidates will be given a topic to use to draft a writing sample.
- You must be a U.S. citizen and meet specialized experience
- Submit application and resume online by 11:59 PM EST on the closing date
- Provide all required documents by closing date
- Position is telework eligible
- Announcement may be used to fill similar positions within 30 days