The incumbent of this position assists the area/zone or similar engineer and is responsible for providing basic technical guidance in the overall planning, design, installation, and maintenance of the engineering phases of soils and water conservation practices.Learn more about this agency
Direct Hire Authority: These positions are being filled through the Office of Personnel Management's (OPM) Direct-Hire Authority for this occupation.
- Develops preliminary and final designs for structures of varying engineering complexity. Prepares preliminary and final drawings and specifications on these engineering practices for review.
- Engineering practices such as water management, animal waste management, erosion control, flood control, wetland creation or restoration, and other conservation practices needing engineering guidance.
- Assists in interpreting plans and specifications for contractors, solving problems at local level as to proper interpretation of specifications.
- Makes site investigations and field construction checks of approved practice design installations.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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