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    Summary

    Four positions are being filled through this announcement. There is one position in each of the following locations: Granby, Colorado, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, Chadron, Nebraska and Custer, South Dakota.

    Serve as a civil engineer on a Forest Service unit performing a variety of duties requiring professional civil engineering expertise.

    For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Greg Rosenmerkel at 970-945-3205 or gregory.j.rosenmerkel@usda.gov




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    Responsibilities

    • Prepare and/or review environmental analysis, impact statements, and special reports with regard to new or improved engineering construction.
    • Evaluate design objectives to identify economic and/or efficient procedures.
    • Use aerial photograph, topographic, and/or geological maps to ascertain road and/or trail management alternatives.
    • Reviews plans and/or specifications to determine practicability and recommends modifications to improve utility, quality and appearance.
    • Determine cost, practices, methods, techniques, material, and/or equipment for effectiveness in reaching the organization?s objectives.
    • Apply standard engineering practices to new situations, relating new work situations to precedent ones and/or modifying standard guidelines.
    • Develop data on which to base recommendations on projects which effects the accomplishment of engineering projects in the unit.
    • Coordinate with other engineers to ensure technical areas are covered.
    • Participate in pre-construction meetings to resolve problems that may be of unusual difficulty and/or complex.
    • Confer with contractor?s representatives about improvement or adoption of construction practices and procedures.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel for meetings, training or site visits may be required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    0810 Civil Engineering

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/568370100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.