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).
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.