Army Corps of Engineers

6 job(s) at Army Corps of Engineers

Army Corps of Engineers 803 Front St, Norfolk, VA 23510, United States
Dec 07, 2016
Full time
4 positions in Norfolk and/or Roanoke, Virginia. Position(s) will be filled under the Department of the Army Recent Graduates Program.  Click here for more information on Pathways program participation. DutiesAt the full performance level of the target conversion position (GS-11), you will: Provide professional advice and assistance in matters involving regulatory requirements, statutory provisions and/or procedures. Evaluate permit applications/modifications, and monitor permit compliance.Conduct routine field investigations with property owners, neighbors and other respective individuals at proposed project sites.Develop and implement programmatic initiatives and requirements.Maintain electronic data base as required by agency policies.After program completion, Department of the Army Pathways Recent Graduates MAY be converted to a permanent or term appointment without further competition.This position is being filled at the GS-07, -09 level with potential conversion to a position with a full performance level at GS-11Occasional TravelBusiness travel may be up to 25%Opened Thursday 12/1/2016.  Closes Wednesday 12/21/2016. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com.
Army Corps of Engineers Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage, AK, United States
Nov 28, 2016
Full time
About the Position:  This is an interdisciplinary position which may be filled under any of the following titles and occupational series, depending on the qualifications of the applicant and needs of the agency:Regulatory Specialist - 0401Fish Biologist - 0482Wildlife Biologist - 0486Physical Scientist - 1301Hydrologist - 1315Environmental Engineer - 0819Position(s) will be filled under the Department of the Army Recent Graduates Program.  Click here for more information on Pathways program participation.  After Program completion, Department of the Army Recent Graduates MAY be converted to a permanent position or to a term position (a project-based term of employment lasting between one and four years).DutiesAt the full performance level of the target conversion position (GS-11), you will:Evaluate Department of the Army permit applications, conduct pre-application consultations, evaluate applications, monitor permit compliance and/or enforcement cases for activities in waters of the united States and/or navigable waters of the United States within the regulatory authority of the Clean Water Act, the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, and the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act.Assist with the development of general permits (GP) ensuring that the physical, biological and chemical integrity of the nation's water resources are improved and enhanced and that regulated activities in these waters are in the best interest of the people, considering environmental, social, and economic concerns.Serve as a District representative on groups and task forces with missions of interest to the District and/or the regulatory program, and to complete assignments related to special regulatory initiatives directed toward effective, efficient, and consistent application of the regulatory program.After program completion, Department of the Army Pathways Recent Graduates MAY be converted to a permanent or term appointment without further competition.This position is being filled at the GS-07 level with potential conversion to a position with a full performance level at GS-11.Occasional TravelTemporary Travel is required up to 5%Relocation Authorized - YesPermanent Change of Station (PCS) costs are authorized; Defense National Relocation Program is not authorizedCloses Wednesday 12/7/2016 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com.
Army Corps of Engineers Bismarck, ND, United States
Nov 22, 2016
Seasonal
About the Position:This position assists the Threatened and Endangered Species Section in Bird Surveying and Monitoring. This position may be filled at any of the locations announced. This position will run from May 2017 through August 2017. Incumbent will need to be available to start in the position no later than June 1, 2017. This is a temporary position that will  not lead to permanent employment.Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement. More than one position may be filled at each location.DutiesIncumbent will serve as a Biological Science Technician for the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, working on the Missouri River monitoring two Federally listed threatened/endangered shorebirds (piping plovers and least terns) during their breeding season from May – August. Field work includes locating nests, tracking nest status, assigning nest fate, and observing hatched chicks until fledging on sandbar and reservoir shoreline habitat in North Dakota, South Dakota, and Nebraska. Work activities may also include determining if conditions that create risk to the birds exist, and providing protective measures for the birds. Incumbent may also assist habitat monitoring crews to assess habitat areas utilized by the birds. Field work may require long periods of walking over sandy or rough terrain. The incumbent spends considerable time outdoors, where the incumbent may encounter variable weather conditions and exposure to insects.Travel RequiredOccasional TravelTravel for Temporary Duty (TDY) will not exceed 20%Work Schedule is Full Time - Temporary NTE 6 monthsCloses Monday 12/5/2016 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com.Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com.
Army Corps of Engineers
Nov 22, 2016
Seasonal
About the Position:This position assists the Threatened and Endangered Species Section in Bird Surveying and Monitoring. This position may be filled at any of the locations announced. This position will run from May 2017 through August 2017. Incumbent will need to be available to start in the position no later than June 1, 2017. This is a temporary position that will not lead to permanent employment. Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement. More than one position may be filled at each location.DutiesIncumbent will serve as a Biological Science Aid for the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, working on the Missouri River assisting with the monitoring two Federally listed threatened/endangered shorebirds (piping plovers and least terns) during their breeding season from May – August. Assist with the collection of biological data in the field. Assist within identifying, verifying, counting or collecting animal species. Assist in the preparation of biological data reports.Travel RequiredOccasional TravelTravel for Temporary Duty (TDY) will not exceed 20%Work Schedule is Full Time - Temporary NTE 6 monthsCloses Monday 12/5/2016 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com.
Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento, CA, United States
Oct 08, 2016
Full time
About the Position:Position(s) will be filled under the Department of the Army Recent Graduates Program.  Click here for more information on Pathways program participation.  After Program completion, Department of the Army Recent Graduates MAY be converted to a permanent position or to a term position (a project-based term of employment lasting between one and four years).The initial cut-off for referral consideration is October 21, 2016; applications received by this date will have the first opportunity for review. Applications received after this date will generally be given consideration on a bi-weekly basis through the closing date of announcement.To be eligible for conversion to a permanent or term position, Recent Graduates must:Successfully completed at least 1-year of continuous service in addition to all requirements of the Program.Demonstrate successful job performance.Meet the Office of Personnel Management's qualifications for the position to which the Recent Graduate will be convertedTo learn more, please visit the Office of Personnel Management webpage, Hiring Authorities: Students & Recent Graduates.Who May Apply:Positions are open to:Recent graduates who have completed, within the previous two years, a qualifying associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution.  Students may apply within seven months of meeting their education requirements.Preference eligible veterans who were precluded from applying due to their military service obligation begin their two-year eligibility period upon release or discharge from active duty.  Eligibility for these veterans cannot exceed six years after degree or certificate completion.DutiesThis announcement covers a wide variety of developmental positions designed to prepare you for the GS-11 level among the disciplines of Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, which you will be prompted to select from during the application process.A developmental Engineering trainees duties may vary depending on the specific series placed in however you may be expected to assist in performing some of the following typical duties: Assist with accomplishing professional electrical/mechanical/civil/environmental engineering work on investigations, studies, analysis, design and modification of features on various projects; Develop preliminary and final designs for electrical/mechanical/civil engineering systems.After program completion, Department of the Army Pathways Recent Graduates MAY be converted to a permanent or term appointment without further competition.This position is being filled at the GS-05, -07, and/or -09 level with potential conversion to a position with a full performance level at GS-11.Occasional TravelBusiness Travel (TDY) may be required less than 25% of the time.Locations:Los Angeles, CASacramento, CASan Francisco, CASausalito, CASonoma, CAAlamogordo, NMAlbuquerque, NMHolloman AFB, NMEl Paso, TX Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Army Corps of Engineers Boise, ID
Oct 02, 2016
Full time
About the Position:The Walla Walla District US Army Corps of Engineers is comprised of motivated and talented employees providing the very best engineering services for communities in the Pacific Northwest. The District's civil works' boundaries generally follow the Snake River drainage basin and includes approximately 107,000 square miles in six states - Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, and small parts of Nevada and Utah. A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officer commands the District's professional civilian workforce of more than 900 personnel in engineering, scientific, technical, trades/crafts, and administrative support staff positions. The District helps manage local water resources for navigation, flood damage reduction, disaster assistance, hydroelectric power generation, and other natural and heritage areas.These positions may be filled in either Walla Walla, WA or Boise, ID. Applicants will choose the locations they are interested in when they apply to this announcement.Who May Apply: U.S. CitizensDutiesParticipates in comprehensive master plan studies for development and management of Corps multipurpose projects in Snake River Basin.Reviews proposed land use actions on project lands to assure compliance with master plans and coordinates land use changes with outside interests, including other agencies and North Pacific Division office.Performs detailed regional and project resource inventory and analysis of ecological, cultural, and aesthetic resources.Utilizes Geographic Information System (GIS) database during the inventory and analysis process and to synthesize complex models to establish:Project Land Use Classifications, such as Project operations, Recreations, and Multiple Purpose Uses; Project Resources objectives; Management Units boundaries and MU objectives and development plans.Assumes lead role coordinates and participates on multidisciplinary teams which perform environmental evaluations, environmental assessments, and land use planning required for potential flood control and multipurpose water resource projects in the District.Responsible for preparing and administering contracts for environmental document preparation or environmental data analyses. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com