The position is within the National Park Service (NPS), Independence National Historical Park (INDE), Division of Asset Preservation and Maintenance (APM).Learn more about this agency
Recruitment or relocation incentives may be authorized.
You will provide technical support in the areas of engineering, architecture, landscape architecture and surveying for maintenance, repair, operation, and modification of buildings, structures, maintained landscapes, and utility systems within the park.
You will perform the following duties:
- Works as part of an interdisciplinary team to support projects around the park. Prepares construction documents (e.g. plans, specifications, cost estimates, and other supporting documentation) for advertised or negotiated procurements. Serves as the Contracting Officer's Representative (COR) to the Contracting Officer for supply, service, and/or construction contracts. During the course of these projects/contracts, ensures the contractor's performance meets the technical requirements of the procurement.
- Participates as a member of a team to solicit, evaluate and select either professional service with Architectural/Engineering (A/E) firms for design tasks or construction contracting. Evaluates and recommends the work of these firms to ensure technical competency, compliance with regulations and expertise with similar work.
- Responsible for entering project data (descriptions, justifications, cost estimates, etc.) into both the Facility Management Software System (FMSS) and the Project Management Information System (PMIS).
- Provides support to park management to seek regional and national funding and prioritization for a variety of fund sources.
- Follows National Park Service endorsed project design and construction protocol. Prepares appropriate project documents throughout the project and facilitates required approvals (e.g., Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act, Regional and Service-wide Development Advisory Board) as required by the specific fund source.
- Works with in-house maintenance crews to observe, record, and diagnose deficiencies in historic and non-historic structures. Recommends corrective actions and interim control measures and generates cost estimates for repairs.
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