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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:
    This is a permanent position with Headquarters, US Army Corps of Engineers, Office of History located at 7701 Telegraph Road, Alexandria, Virginia 22315.

    Management may select at any of the grade levels announced. This recruitment provides promotion opportunity to the target grade of the position without further competition when selectee is eligible and recommended by management.

    Who May Apply: US Citizens

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    Incumbent will serve as archivist for the Headquarters U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (HQUSACE), Office of History's Research Collection of historically significant records related to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Incumbent will serves as the archival advisor to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Chief Historian. Manage, organize, and arranges archival collection to facilitate access and enhance preservation. Directs archival development and acquisition, formulates collection development plans and prepares finding aids. Functions as resident expert on the content of the Research Collection and provides references services for internal and external customers. Exercising these duties requires specialized knowledge of American history, the history of technology, and the history of the U.S. Army with a focus on its civil works, military construction, and emergency operations missions.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel may be required approximately up to 5% of the time to visit field sites, attend conferences, and provide training.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    US Citizens

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