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    Summary

    Position(s) will be filled under the Department of Defense Direct Hire Authority for Post-Secondary Students according to Public Law (P.L.) 114-225, Section 1106. Post-secondary students will initially be appointed to a term appointment in the competitive service for a period expected to last more than 1 year, not to exceed 4 years. They may be non-competitively converted to a career or career-conditional appointment within 120 days of successfully completing the qualifying academic program.

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    Responsibilities

    • Assignments at this level are designed to orient, train, and increase the incumbent's knowledge in the engineering sciences.
    • Perform a variety of assignments selected to broaden skills and provide practical experience to prepare for progressively more complex assignments.
    • Serve as a team member engaged in the planning, study, design, construction, and/or operation of civil works projects.
    • Prepare engineering calculations for civil works projects including navigation, flood risk management, and ecosystem restoration projects.
    • Review engineering, operation, and environmental documents prepared by others (reports, drawings, specifications) for accuracy.
    • Prepare routine correspondence.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

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