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    Summary

    This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security, US Coast Guard, Yard, Industrial Department, Engineering Division in Baltimore, MD.

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    Responsibilities

    You will be responsible for performing architectural, engineering, and scientific work relating to the form, strength, stability, performance, and operational characteristics of Coast Guard ships and boats.

    Being a civilian working for the Coast Guard makes you a valuable team member.  Typical duties include:

    * Designing the functional external and internal layout of Coast Guard ships and boats.

    * Integrating all design elements (e.g., structure, equipment, systems and their components) of Coast Guard ships and boats to provide the desired characteristics of the vessel as a whole.

    * Determining buoyance and stability of ships and boats, during their design, construction and operation.

    * Designing ship and boat structures.

    * Using engineering knowledge to develop layouts and sketches for the installation, modification, or replacement of systems with Computer Aided Design (CAD) in both 2D and 3D software.

    * Managing and completing TCTO, design, production or other projects.

    * Using scheduling methods such as Critical Path Method, GANTT and Work Breakdown Structures.

    * Developing Formal Procurement process procurement packages for systems and equipment.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Could be several times a month.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

  • Job family (Series)

    0871 Naval Architecture

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