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    This position is located in in U.S. Coast Guard, Shore Infrastructure Logistics Center (SILC), Civil Engineering Unit Oakland in Oakland, CA.


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    In this position, you will act as a project manager/leader of a multi-discipline team to accomplish design objectives.  You will build project teams and collaborate closely with others throughout the federal Civil Engineering Unit (CEU) Oakland community.

    Being a Coast Guard civilian makes you a valuable member of the Coast Guard team.  Typical work assignments include:

    • Answering for design, layout, and construction of new and/or extension, conversion, or modernization of existing Coast Guard modern or historic facilities.
    • Performing or directing survey and investigations at projects sites to determine facility condition and obtain necessary data before initiating design.
    • Evaluating design and construction objectives, performs complex technical calculation, identifies the most economical and efficient procedures for project design and performance after considering all influencing factors.
    • Coordinating with other engineers’ architects in design development to ensure coverage of all technical areas, resolving overlapping intra-disciplinary responsibilities concerning attention to design, and meeting all project objectives and schedules.
    • Preparing correspondence, technical reports, estimates, fact sheets, status reports and schedules as required to complete project development.
    • Meeting with contractors, manufacturers and unit representatives to establish materials and test requirements.
    • Preparing drawings and specifications for Architect Engineer (A/E) service contracts.
    • Evaluating shop drawings, catalog outs, certificates of compliance, samples, laboratory analyses, proposal for modifications and other submittals from contractors for compliance with contract requirements.
    • Performing on-site inspection support to ensure the contractor is using the specified materials and method to accomplish the work.
    • Developing and evaluating Scope of Services (SoS) for the construction contract by conferring with construction contractors and Contracting Officer’s Representatives to resolve diverse, complex and unforeseen problems or latent conditions that may arise during construction.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Require to travel 1 to 5 nights per month.

    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/567788800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.