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New Employment Opportunities

Interdisciplinary Announcement

POSITIONS: Environmental Engineer (0819) - Civil Engineer (0810) - Electrical Engineer (0850) -Mechanical Engineer (0830) - Fire Protection Engineer (0804) - Agricultural Engineer (0890)

 Grade GS-07 - GS-09 $43,683 - $84,904 (Promotion potential GS-11)

Construction Division (CD) and Engineering Division (ED)

 

US ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS

KANSAS CITY DISTRICT OFFICE

601 E. 12th STREET

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI 64106

                             Open Date: 9/14/21                                     Closing Date: 9/30/21

LOCATIONS: Kansas City, MO - Fort Riley, KS - Wichita, KS - Fort Leonard Wood, MO – Whiteman AFB, MO -Warsaw, MO - Independence, MO – Fort Leavenworth, KS – Kansas City, KS

PAY TABLE: Grade GS-07 - GS-09 $43,683 - $84,904 (Promotion potential GS-11).

INCENTIVES: Relocation and Recruitment incentives MAY be available.

AREA OF CONSIDERATION: Post-Secondary Students and Recent Graduates

Post Secondary Students: Interns are hired on a temporary basis for up to one year for an initial period, or for an indefinite period, to complete the educational requirement. Interns may work either part- or full-time. Interns may be converted to a permanent position (or, in some limited circumstances, to a term position lasting 1-4 years) within 120 days of successful completion of the program.

Recent Graduates: Applicants must apply within two years of degree or certificate completion OR applicants who will graduate within 9 months (except for veterans precluded from doing so due to their military service obligation, who have up to six years after degree completion to apply). The program lasts for 1 year (unless the training requirements of the position warrant a longer and more structured training program).  Recent Graduates may be converted to a permanent position (or, in some limited circumstances, a term appointment lasting 1-4 years).

MAJOR DUTIES:

Apply academic theories and basic principles to engineering which involved planning, design and construction work. Assignments may include working on structural members; foundations and/or soil considerations and other engineering related requirements. Prepares layout and detail drawings on relatively routine projects, or works on a limited portion of a larger, more complex project which has been assigned to a higher-graded engineer. Performs necessary calculations. Studies engineering texts, periodicals, manufacturer's publications and other technical material to obtain information on materials, equipment and pertinent data to be used by higher-level architects or engineers in the development of specifications for assigned projects. Visits construction sites to obtain specified information, e.g., on environmental factors, conditions of existing structures, or systems compliance with contract plans and specifications, proposed contract changes, and progress measurement. Reviews contractor's shop drawings for adherence to contract specifications and brings any deviations to the attention of the supervisor. Performs inspections to assure conformance to plans and specifications for routine construction projects. Coordinates with architects and engineers to avoid interferences and insure proper integration of designed items.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in engineering. OR College-level education, training, and/or technical experience that furnished (1)a thorough knowledge of the physical and mathematical sciences underlying professional engineering, and (2)a good understanding, both theoretical and practical, of the engineering sciences and techniques and their applications to one of the branches of engineering.

HOW TO APPLY: Interested candidates must submit transcript, resume, DD214 (if applicable) demonstrating eligibility. Reference this announcement as the Interdisciplinary (Environmental/Civil/Electrical/Mechanical/Fire Protection/Construction/Geotechnical/Agricultural) positions, to KCCorps.Careers@usace.army.mil. Multiple positions may be filled.

 

Career Fairs

Iowa State

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
12:00PM- 5:00PM
Scheman Building, Booth S257 (Second Floor)

 

Kansas University

Wednesday, September 15, 20221

10:00AM-3:00PM

Kansas Union, Booth 103

 

Oklahoma State

Tuesday, 21 September 2021

9:00AM-3:30PM

Gallagher-IBA Arena, Booth (TBD)

 

Kansas State

Thursday, 23 September 2021

11:00AM-4:00PM

Bramlage Coliseum, Booth (TBD)

 

Missouri S&T

Wednesday, 29 September 2021

9:00AM-3:00PM

Gale Bullman Multi-Purpose Building

Student Rec. Center, 705 W. 10th Street

Rolla, MO 65409, Booth (TBD)

 

Civilian Personnel Advisory Center

CPAC Mission: Recruit, develop, and sustain a professional civilian workforce through effective, efficient, and responsive Human Resources products and advisory services.

CPAC Vision: Supporting America's Army by providing and sustaining World Class Civilian Employees, earning the recognition as Best in Class.

 

Work for the Corps

 

We are actively hiring talented and motivated US citizens in our offices in the US and around the world.  Current job openings can be found on OPM's USAJOBS website.  Open positions may include the following mission critical occupations:

  • General Natural Resources Management and Biological Sciences series (0401)
  • Engineering Technical series (0802)
  • Construction Control Technical series (0809)
  • Civill Engineering series (0810)
  • Mechanical Engineering series (0830)
  • Electrical Engineering series (0850)
  • Contract Specialist series (1102)
  • Realty series (1170)
  • Lock and Dam Operating series (5426)
  • Program Managers (0340)
  • Administrative Support (0303)
  • Budget Analysis series (0560)
  • Financial Administration series (0501)