Engineering Technician (Civil)


Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior

Klamath Falls, OR - Aug 05, 2022 via USAJobs

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Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on their expertise as a Engineering Technician (Civil).

You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment.

Duty Location: Klamath Falls, Oregon In order to be rated as qualified for this position, the HR Office must be able to determine that you meet the specialized experience requirement - this information must be clearly supported in the resume.

To qualify at the GS-07, you must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and complexity to at least the GS-06 in the Federal service -OR- 1 year of graduate level education leading to a master's or equivalent graduate degree in a field directly related to the work of the position -OR- an equivalent combination of experience and education.

Specialized experience at this level is defined as: Providing engineering support to senior engineers in the development, planning, and design of engineering construction projects; conducting site visits to gather data in the development of projects; and performing a variety of research and review of technical data, specifications, and drawings to assist in the administration of construction contracts.( Preferred experience Utilizes such systems as Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD), and Global Positioning System (GPS) software programs to plot and analyze project lands and water issues.) To qualify at the GS-08, you must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and complexity to at least the GS-07 in the Federal service -OR- two full years of graduate education or a master's degree in a field directly related to the work of the position -OR- a combination of specialized experience and related graduate education.

Specialized experience at this level is defined as: Reviewing contract specifications for accuracy; interpret contract provisions; analyzing and processing contractor claims; preparing estimates; reviewing sub contracts and reports for compliance with specifications; preparing sketches and developing layouts, construction details and drawings.( Preferred experience Utilizes such systems as Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD), and Global Positioning System (GPS) software programs to plot and analyze project lands and water issues.) To qualify at the GS-09, you must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and complexity to at least the GS-08 in the Federal service -OR- two full years of graduate education or a master's degree in a field directly related to the work of the position -OR- a combination of specialized experience and related graduate education.

Specialized experience at this level is defined as: performing construction contract administration functions including contract adjustments and claims; negotiating contract modifications; conducting price analysis to evaluate impact on overall contract costs; preparing estimates and final payment estimates on contracts; reviewing payroll and purchase documents for compliance with contract; preparing design site layouts, statistical charts, graphs, diagrams, maps, cross section and centerline profiles.

( Preferred experience Utilizes such systems as Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD), and Global Positioning System (GPS) software programs to plot and analyze project lands and water issues.) Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social).

Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

Time-In-Grade: Current career or career-conditional employees of the Federal government, or former career or career-conditional employees, who have a break in service of less than one year, are required to meet the time-in-grade restriction of one year of Federal experience at the next lower-grade, with few exceptions outlined in 5 CFR 300.603(b).

Applicants eligible under the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (LMWFA) are not required to meet time-in-grade restrictions in order to be considered.

You must meet all Eligibility and Qualification requirements, including time-in-grade restrictions and any selective placement factors if applicable, by 08/18/2022.



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