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    Looking for a great place to work? The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is one of the best! In 2016, USACE ranked number two of government large-agency subcomponents! As rated by their employees, USACE supervisors strongly support employee development and opportunities to demonstrate leadership skills, while also maintaining an optimal work/life balance. The Corps offers a team-inspiring and collaborative work environment; providing challenging and rewarding careers across a variety of disciplines.

    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:
    These announcements are for deployment tours varying length with 6 months, 9 months or 1 year being the most often used when under a Temporary Appointment and 13 months for a Term Appointment. Applications will be reviewed and referred for selection as vacancies occur within the organization

    This position provides an opportunity to join an organization of both military and civilian personnel who are working side-by-side as dedicated professionals committed to the reconstruction mission within various overseas locations.

    Must be able to satisfy the requirements of the 26JUL12 DODI 1400.25 V1230, DoD Civilian Personnel Management System: Employment in Foreign Areas and Employee Return Rights. Visit http://www.dtic.mil/whs/directives/corres/pdf/140025v1230.pdf.

    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.

    • 30 Percent or More Disabled Veterans
    • Current Department of Army Civilian Employees
    • Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)
    • Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan
    • Non-Department of Defense (DoD) Transfer
    • Reinstatement

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    Serves as a Civil Engineer who is responsible for the review of plans and designs and original design development for civil engineering features of a multi-million dollar construction program being carried out in several foreign countries. These designs to be reviewed may be developed either within the team, by the engineering staffs of expeditionary forces, other government organizations, or by Architect-Engineer (A-E) teams from a number of civilian construction firms. Designs may apply to multiple projects within several different countries with varying requirements and code structures for each. Incumbent has full and final responsibility for the technical adequacy and accuracy of all designs originated and reviewed. Program may include designs for self-contained military installations airfields, landing strips, highways, port, and communication facilities, medical facilities, housing areas, a wide variety of standard, buildings utilities, power generating plants, district heating &cooling plants, distribution systems, and special requirements for both horizontal and vertical design. Applies perception and analysis in depth to a variety of inter-related and conflicting conditions present in such projects. Also must use judgment in selecting optimum design approaches from a technical and economic standpoint. Serves as a technically responsible specialist in the field of civil engineering and is called on for opinions and advice on any matters within this field.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Status Candidates and VEOA Eligibles

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

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    0810 Civil Engineering

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