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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


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.