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U.S. Army Corps is seeking a Manager for Civil Site/Design Section

  • 09 Apr 2019 2:00 PM
    Message # 7274017
    ASCE Blog Editor (Administrator)

    Manager Civil Site/Design Section

    U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, Engineering and Construction Division, Civil Design Section, Navigation Design Branch

    Location: Pittsburgh, PA.

    Series and Grade: GS-0810-13

    Salary Range: $89,506 to $116,358 per year

    Open Period: 4/3/2019 to 4/17/2019

    Job Announcement Number:

    Please see the advertisement posted on for required qualifications and instructions on applying. Create an account on and search the Job Announcement Number.

    The website link to the job posting is:  - open to public (externally) Announcement number SWGJ1942322964156D  - Merit (internally) Announcement number SWGJ194322964155

    Permanent Change of Station (PCS) allowances may be authorized, subject to the provisions of the Joint Travel Regulations and an agency determination that a PCS move is in the Government Interest.

    Relocation/Recruitment/Retention/Student Loan Repayment incentive(s) MAY BE authorized to highly qualified candidate.

    Your duties will include the following:

    • Manager of the section responsible for civil site and general civil engineering.

    • Provide civil site and civil engineering services for new construction and rehabilitations on river navigation (locks and dams), flood control reservoirs, recreational, and local flood protection projects.

    • Plans, coordinates, assigns, directs, and reviews the work of employees engaged in civil site/design and preparation of contract plans and specifications, layouts, technical reports, feasibility reports, studies, and other engineering documents.

    • Assign work to subordinates based on work priorities, selective considerations of the difficulty and requirements of the assignments, and the capability of employees.

    • Provides guidance and technical support in a variety of civil engineering areas such as:

      • Serve as Manager for the Civil Site/Civil Engineering Design Section.

      • Grading and earthwork design; roadways, paving, intersection, parking, and boat ramp design; site development, drainage, grading and earthwork design;

      • General geotechnical and hydraulic engineering design; stormwater management; permitting and erosion and sedimentation control;

      • General concrete and steel design; utility layout and relocations; channel and stream restoration; topographic mapping and survey data;

      • Alignment and profiles of locks and dams; slope stabilization and protection; retaining and floodwalls; levees and channels.

      • Computer skills:  Civil3D, Microsoft, Autodesk, Bentley InRoads/OpenRoads

    About the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers:

    Looking for a great place to work? The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE or "The Corps") is one of the best in America! In 2015, USACE ranked #128 out of 500 employers on Forbes' "America's Best Employers" list.

    From this list, the Corps ranked #10 in the government services industry, #6 in the federal government, and #8 in the engineering field. Follow this link for more information about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers:





    Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is an innovative, transformative organization providing engineering solutions to customers worldwide.

    Questions can be directed to or 412-395-7297.

    Last modified: 09 Apr 2019 2:01 PM | ASCE Blog Editor (Administrator)

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