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    Summary

    This is an entry level position responsible for performing developmental on the job and formal training assignments on maintenance and operations facilities design, cost estimates, oversight of dynamic system construction, quality assurance evaluation for dynamic system maintenance, contract documents preparation for building, plumbing, heating and ventilation, or air-conditioning systems and project management.

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    Responsibilities

    As a General Engineer, you will:

    • Assisting in the preparation and evaluation of design and plans criteria for projects affecting structures and facilities, with technical emphasis in his/her specific engineering field.
    • Assisting in the preparation of detailed cost estimates for obtaining project function and bid evaluation for proposed or planned facilities, systems, sub-systems and/or equipment; quality assurance evaluation of major service contracts.
    • Developing the sub-program strategy and project-level work plans as well as working collaboratively with other programs. 
    • Assisting in conducting safety inspections with Safety and Occupational Health Manager of electrical and mechanical equipment to ensure that equipment meets OSHA and requirements and standards. Working with a broad set of private and public sector stakeholders to develop strategy for next-generation building envelope materials with improved energy performance and new functionality.
    • Communicating research and development and market opportunities to a wide-range of audiences.
    • Performing comprehensive assessment of engineering and scientific principles relevant emerging energy technologies in order to identify strategic partnership opportunities.
    • Assisting in energy conservation studies; prepares engineering computations of energy savings, costs, and efficiency ratios.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - Travel required up to 50% of the time.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

  • Job family (Series)

    0801 General Engineering

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/515601000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.