Indian Health Service

The mission of the Office of Environmental Health and Engineering (OEHE) is to support the IHS Mission goal by:

  • providing optimum availability of functional, well maintained health care facilities and staff housing;
  • providing technical and financial assistance to Indian tribes and Alaska Native communities (tribes) to promote a healthy environment through the cooperative development and continuing operation of safe water, wastewater, and solid waste systems and related support facilities; and
  • assisting each American Indian tribe and Alaska Native community to achieve its unique goals for obtaining health care facilities and establishing and maintaining a healthy environment.
Indian Health Service Ashland, WI, USA
Aug 08, 2018
Full time
Summary This position is an Environmental Engineer located at the Office of Environmental Health and Engineering, Division of Sanitation Facilities Construction, Ashland, WI. This position is being announced concurrently under Merit Promotion and Excepted Service procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-18-BJ-10136590-ESEP/MP; for eligibility requirements. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Develop plans and specifications for sanitation facilities construction, including overseeing the work of other engineers, technicians, and support staff. Conduct field investigations related to the operation of existing sanitation facilities and proposed construction projects. Provide technical direction to professionals and scheduling of work assignments. Establish and maintain liaisons with state and local government agencies, Tribal officials, EPA regional staff, and contractors. Travel Required 50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com