Job Overview

Summary

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.

THIS IS AN ADVANCE RECRUITMENT AND DOES NOT MEAN THERE IS A TRUE VACANCY.

 

About the Position:

Positions are located in various Directorates within the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Huntsville Center. Projects range in complexity and size. Designated projects typically involve many varied complex features concerning the coordination and management of functional, technical, and administrative project aspects and leading project delivery teams (PDTs).

The employee will work in an adequately lighted and ventilated office environment.  We are dedicated to developing our employees through challenging work assignments, training, and educational opportunities. Huntsville is a high-tech city nestled between the edge of the Appalachian Mountains in North Alabama and the Tennessee River.  Huntsville has one of the largest research parks in the United States. It is also home to the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, championship golf courses, museums, professional theater, symphony, sport franchises. 

This is an Interdisciplinary position which may be filled under any of the following titles and occupational series, depending on the qualifications of the applicant and needs of the agency:

Architect, GS-0808

Civil Engineer, GS-0810

Environmental Engineer, GS-0819

Mechanical Engineer, GS-0830

Electrical Engineer, GS-0850

Chemical Engineer, GS-0893

Physical Scientist, GS-1301

 

Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens

 

More than one vacancy may be filled through this announcement should the need arise.

 

 

Duties

MAJOR DUTIES: 

 

  • Responsible for the overall management, control coordination and execution of assigned programs and projects.
  • Reviews project progress, measuring performance and taking necessary corrective actions to maintain agreed upon schedule and cost.
  • Communicate project issues and resolutions with senior management, contractors and customers
  • Manages project contingency funds to ensure efficient and effective utilization.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Temporary Duty Travel Up to 25%

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • Recruitment/Relocation Incentive May Be Authorized