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    Summary

    Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his or her expertise as a Supervisory Civil Engineer (Construction Engineer). Make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment.

    Location - Willows, California

    This position is located in the Willows Construction Office. Click to learn more about Willows, CA and the surrounding area.

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    Responsibilities

    The primary duties of this position are:
    Provides leadership and direction in planning and accomplishing multi-million-dollar construction projects assigned to the Willows Construction Office.
    Provides strategic planning for highly complex and controversial projects and exercises management of these projects for the Region. The projects are complex, multi-million dollar water resource projects requiring integrated activities among multiple offices and stakeholders, requiring creative and unusual solutions for project success.
    Exercises general managerial control over all office activities, including the support of local administrative services. Furnishes direction, assistance, and review to division chiefs in interpreting program objectives, coordinating related activities, resolving problems encountered, and fulfilling program requirements.
    Has direct responsibility for, or provides assistance in, the acquisition and submittal of design data for future construction projects. This includes surveying, construction materials, laboratory control, right-of-way requirements, environmental impact statement information, and geological investigations.
    Ensures compliance with environmental commitments, including proper permitting and licensing at all projects. Ensures compliance with hazardous materials regulations and policies.
    Serves as Contracting Officer's Representative (COR) for purposes of administering construction contracts and Architect/Engineer and cooperative agreements.
    Serves as Region or Reclamation representative to a wide range of committees and boards related to Reclamation's project management and construction programs. Makes commitments on behalf of the Region and Reclamation.
    Maintains liaison with Regional Directors to advise, interpret, and recommend solutions to factors affecting the attainment of program objectives.
    Serves as the second-level supervisor to a staff of employees engaged in professional, technical, and administrative activities in support of project management, pre-construction, construction, contract administration, and special projects activities for the Region.
    Plans and schedules the work, establishing short- and long-term objectives and priorities. Assigns work to subordinates, through subordinate supervisors and team leaders.
    Provides positive direction to subordinate supervisors in establishing Equal Employment Opportunity commitments to ensure fairness in selections for vacant positions.
    Plans, implements, and evaluates an effective security, safety, and health program designed to safeguard the health and wellbeing of Construction Office personnel, official visitors, and the visiting public and to protect the Government establishment.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    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/603792000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.