Department: Department of the Army
Agency: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position:
Serves as a Contract Specialist in the Contract Execution Branch. This position is located on Fort Shafter, Hawaii, which is near the Historical Palm Circle on the island of Oahu. Oahu is the third largest island in the Hawaiian chain. It is home to about three-fourths of the states population. Honolulu is the state capitol and the 11th largest U.S. metropolitan city. Waikiki, the most world-renowned site in Oahu, is the top visitor destination of the state. The island is very geographically diverse with mountains, rainforests, volcanic craters, tropics, beaches and much more. For more information about Hawaii and the island of Oahu, visit: http://www.hvcb.org/ and http://www.garrison.hawaii.army.mil/.
As America's Engineers in the Pacific, the District's civil works, military construction and environmental missions evolved over time -- in periods of peace and war -- for more than 100 years. Today, Honolulu District is a full-service district, well prepared to provide a wide range of timely, effective, innovative solutions to meet our customers' engineering, construction and environmental needs. Honolulu District offers project management, design, construction management, contracting, cost engineering and more. Examples of our Civil Works projects are everywhere in Hawaii and in U.S. Territories in the Pacific, including Guam, American Samoa, Kwajalein and the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands. Many of our studies and projects are conducted under the Corps' Continuing Authorities Program. For more information, please visit:
Hawaii is a beautiful state, but may be considered to have a high cost of living. The median house price is $650K. The rental market is high, as well. It is highly recommended that research be done about the cost of living in Hawaii prior to applying.
This position is a full-time term appointment not to exceed 1 year and 1 day. Term appointments are temporary and may be extended up to 4 years at the discretion of management and in accordance with applicable regulations.
Who May Apply:
Current Army Civilian Employees
30% Disabled Veteran
Executive Order 12721
Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP)
- Payment of moving expenses (travel & transportation) is not authorized.
- Temporary Duty (TDY) travel is 15 percent.
- Must file annual financial statement.
- Position is designated as deployable. A medical examination is required.
- Currently authorized 12.25% Cost of Living Allowance - subject to change.
- This is an Army Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Workforce position.