National Park Service Employment – Interdisciplinary General Engineer

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Job Description:

The selectee serves as the Project Manager in the National Park Service (NPS). The position supports Regions/Parks in the formulation of projects for the management, maintenance, repair, and construction of NPS facilities, including buildings, trails, utilities, roads, and other physical assets. The position is located in Gateway National Recreation Area, in the Project, Planning, and Asset Management Division.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Routinely walk construction sites to provide construction observation, confirm project progress, and ensure work commensurate with the contract.
  • Analyze and negotiate contractor’s price proposals, secure purchase requests, and prepare solicitation package for Contracting.
  • Act as technical point of contact on projects when assigned.
  • Write scopes of work, independent government cost estimates, technical evaluations, and make recommendations to the Contracting Officer.
  • Provide project management services for multiple design and construction projects using industry recognized project control measures.

Job Requirements:

  • You may be required to travel overnight away from home up to 3 nights per month. You must obtain a government charge card for travel purposes.
  • You will be required to wear a uniform and comply with the National Park Service uniform standards. A uniform allowance will be provided.
  • If you are a new employee or supervisor in the Federal government, you will be required to complete a one-year probationary period.
  • Applicants must be at least (1)18 years old or (2) at least 16 years old and: (a) Have graduated from high school or been awarded a certificate equivalent to graduating from high school; or (b) Have completed a formal vocational training program; or (c) Have received a statement from school authorities agreeing with their preference for employment rather than continuing their education; or (d) Be currently enrolled in a secondary school and either work only during school vacation periods or work part-time during the school year under a formal student employment program.
  • You will be required to operate a government (or private) motor vehicle as part of your official duties; a valid driver’s license is required. You will be required to submit a Motor Vehicle Operator’s License and Driving Record. You must also submit (within a State sealed envelope or submitted directly by the State authorities), and at your own expense, all certified driving records from all States that disclose all valid driver’s licenses, whether current or past, possessed by you.
  • Appointment subject to background investigation and favorable adjudication.
  • Meet Selective Service Registration Act requirement for males.
  • Selectee will be required to participate in the Direct Deposit Electronics Funds Transfer Program.
  • You may be required to complete training and obtain/maintain a government charge card with travel and/or purchase authority.
  • U.S. Citizenship required.

Job Details:

Company: National Park Service

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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