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    About the Position:

    This position is being filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA) for Defense Acquisition Workforce Positions in accordance with 10 USC § 1705(g).

    The initial cut-off for referral consideration is 12 Oct 2018; applications received by this date will have the first opportunity for review. Applications received after this date will be given consideration as vacancies occur.

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    • Serves as a mechanical engineer with responsibility for design of complex mechanical equipment and features of large civil works construction projects such as multi-purpose dams and river navigation structures.
    • Prepares preliminary and final design studies, assessments, contract drawings, analysis, design documentation reports, design calculations, technical specification provisions, and labor and material estimates for projects and equipment.
    • Coordinates the design of mechanical equipment with features designed by others to ensure the equipment conforms to related design plans.
    • Reviews mechanical engineering designs prepared by others including architect-engineer firms or other USACE Districts/Centers for the above and similar type systems and facilities.
    • Checks designs for proper interpretation and application of criteria to ensure that design drawings and analyses of design area accurate and that conclusions and assumptions are sound.
    • Reviews mechanical portions of contractors/manufacturers shop drawings to evaluate the adequacy and practicability of the equipment or system design in conformance with contract requirements.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0830 Mechanical Engineering

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/512104500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.