Army Corps of Engineers

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has approximately 37,000 dedicated Civilians and Soldiers delivering engineering services to customers in more than 130 countries worldwide.

With environmental sustainability as a guiding principle, our disciplined Corps team is working diligently to strengthen our Nation’s security by building and maintaining America’s infrastructure and providing military facilities where our servicemembers train, work and live. We are also researching and developing technology for our war fighters while protecting America’s interests abroad by using our engineering expertise to promote stability and improve quality of life.

Army Corps of Engineers Portland, OR, USA
Aug 21, 2019
Full time
Summary About the Position:   Serves in a developmental capacity as a regulatory project manager and performs a number of regular recurring assignments related evaluation of general and individual regulatory permits. **This recruitment is for a TERM position. Appointments will be Modified Term Appointments, extendable up to 8 years, and may be converted to career conditional. Current permanent Army applicants may wish to apply for temporary promotion/reassignment under announcement: WTHE199383053464** Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Evaluate and process permit applications in accordance with Corps of Engineers Regulatory authorities and numerous environmental laws, regulations and policy documents. Coordinate the scope of proposed action and related information with Federal, State and local resources agencies and the public, and insures the incorporation of their input into the decision making process. Process permit proposals and establishes necessary priorities and suspense schedules for accomplishment of assigned project. Visit work sites to determine status of the existing physical and natural environment and to assess the proposed work's affect on such environmental factors as water quality, hydrology, fish and wildlife habitat values, soils, wetlands, etc. Conduct field identification of fish, wildlife, plant populations, soil types, alternative habitat available to species which would be displaced, and the extent to which water bodies and wetlands would by impacted. Travel Required 25% or less - Travel to project sites, conferences or training may be required. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Army Corps of Engineers Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Aug 21, 2019
Full time
2 vacancies in the following locations: Corpus Christi, TX Galveston, TX Summary About the Position:   This position is in the US Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, Regulatory Division, and it is being filled in 2 locations. The position can be filled in either Corpus Christi, TX or Galveston, TX. The duty location for the position will be determined at management's discretion. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Evaluate Department of the Army permit application and compliance cases for activities in waters of the U.S. Develop and manage general permits (GPs) Facilitate the management of the Branch permit workload including pre-application consultation, evaluation of applications, and monitoring of permit compliance. Provide advice and participate in interagency meetings with long-range planning needs. Prepare detailed site evaluations to establish base environmental conditions including delineation of wetlands, characterization of the natural and human phenomena at project sites and a determination of the relative quality of waters of the U.S. Serve as the technical representative and/or witness during court cases on, or contesting, Department of the Army permit or compliance action(s). Assist the office of Counsel in preparation of litigation reports. Coordinate legal issues with appropriate local, state and Federal agencies, and assist Corps office of Counsel and the Assistant U.S. District Attorney when requested. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com