Environmental Engineer

  • Indian Health Service
  • Minot, ND
  • May 12, 2017
Full time Environmental Science/Engineering EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Waste Management/Recycling Water Quality Watershed/Stormwater

Job Description

This position is that of Environmental Engineer Consultant for the Minot District, Office of Environmental Health and Engineering, Division of Sanitation Facilities Construction, Indian Health Service, located in Minot, ND. The incumbent serves in the capacity to assist the Division of Sanitation Facilities Construction staff in the implementation of the Public Law 86-121 on Indian Reservations within the Great Plains Area. The purpose of this position is to assist in project development, design, construction, as-built development, and project training of individual and community water supply, wastewater disposal and solid waste disposal facilities. The work is performed in accordance with policies, practices, regulations, and standards as established and disseminated by Headquarters and the Great Plains Area Office.

The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


  • Prepares conceptual, preliminary, and final design analyses, construction drawings, quantity estimates, project specifications, preliminary engineering reports, and detailed engineering construction estimates.
  • Performs site visits to obtain information for project designs and/or technical support to the various Tribes served by the Aberdeen Area.
  • Performs duties as they relate to the administration of federal and tribal procurement contracts for sanitation facilities construction, insuring that actual construction complies with designs, specifications and safety requirements.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional travel may be required for training and/or other work related duties.

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • Relocation expenses WILL BE authorized and WILL BE PAID. You will be required to sign a one year service agreement. Failure to fulfill the one year service agreement may result in repayment of relocation expenses.

Closes Thursday 5/25/2017

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Job Level



Government- Federal


$72,168 to $93,821/year. Series & Grade GS-0819-12.