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    This General Engineer position is located in the office of Facilities Management and Engineering Services at the James A. Haley Veteran's Hospital located in Tampa, Florida. The incumbent functions as a Project Manager on various Capital Improvement Construction Projects in a HealthCare Facility. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Writes and edits specifications for mechanical equipment, electronic/electrical equipment and systems redesign.
    • Writes the scope of work and the general requirements for architect/engineer contracts.
    • Inspects work progress during the construction phase, ensuring proper methods and material are being used.
    • Resolves design error or differing site conditions by evaluating the problem and applying sound engineering judgment to make any necessary changes.
    • Prepares input data, assists in prioritization and finalizing items for the Five-Year Facility Development Plan.
    • Serves as technical resource person to internal staff and other services.
    • Assists indirect cost negotiations with contractors when requested by the Contracting Officer.
    • Investigates floor loading capacities, electrical power, and cooling requirements for new equipment.
    • Assists Contracting Officers in evaluating cost proposals from design firms.
    Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm; however, tour could vary based on projects assigned.
    Position Description Title/PD#: General Engineer/ 673-06174-A/04186-O
    Recruitment Incentives: Authorized for highly qualified candidate

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0801 General Engineering

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