Mechanical Engineer

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jul 03, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

Are you interested in a rewarding and challenging career? Join the U.S. Department of Justice!

This position is with the Justice Management Division, Facilities and Administrative Services Staff (FASS), Office of Services in Real Property Management Services (RPMS). RPMS has responsibility for the Department of Justice's (DOJ) real property asset management programs. Assets include land, building, and other structures which are permanent federally-owned acquisitions or those that are temporary in nature; e.g., General Services Administration assignment, leases, licenses, easements, and permits.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • U.S. Citizen or National
  • Pre-employment drug and background investigation is required.
  • Selective Service Registration is required, as applicable
  • A one year probationary period may be required.
  • Basic Education:

    1.   Degree: professional engineering. To be acceptable, the curriculum must: (1) be in a school of engineering with at least one curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) as a professional engineering curriculum; or (2) include differential and integral calculus and courses (more advanced than first-year physics and chemistry) in five of the following seven areas of engineering science or physics: (a) statics, dynamics; (b) strength of materials (stress-strain relationships); (c) fluid mechanics, hydraulics; (d) thermodynamics; (e) electrical fields and circuits; (f) nature and properties of materials (relating particle and aggregate structure to properties); and (g) any other comparable area of fundamental engineering science or physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics.

    OR

    2.  Combination of education and experience -- college-level education, training, and/or technical experience that furnished (1) a thorough knowledge of the physical and mathematical sciences underlying professional engineering, and (2) a good understanding, both theoretical and practical, of the engineering sciences and techniques and their applications to one of the branches of engineering. www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/gerenal-schedule-qualification-standars/0800/all-professional-engineering-positions-0800/

    To qualify for the GS-12: you must possess at least one of the following:

    SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: I have one full year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 in the Federal service to include "similar tasks" such as: (1) Experience in developing engineering analysis standards for projects or systems. (2) Experience in applying mechanical engineering concepts; principles and procedures concerning with design and construction management. (3) Assist with making decisions or recommendations significantly changing, interpreting engineering programs.

     To qualify for the GS-13: you must possess at least one of the following:

    SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: I have one full year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 in the Federal service to include "similar tasks" such as: (1) Provides decisions or recommendations significantly changing, interpreting engineering programs. (2) Provides guidance to management for strategic planning and programs development. (3) Consulting with management on a broad range of issues of engineering and construction management.

    You must complete all academic degrees and coursework at a college or university that has obtained accreditation or pre-accreditation status from an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. For a list of schools that meet this criteria, see www.ed.gov.

     

    Foreign Education: If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must provide a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcripts in order to receive credit for that education (See Required Documents section). See also: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html

    YOUR RESUME MUST support your responses to the online questionnaire. Failure to provide support may result in an ineligible rating. Your latest resume submitted for this vacancy announcement will be used to determine qualifications and supersedes previous submissions.

     

    YOUR RESUME MUST provide specific details as to how your experience meets the specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement if you are using experience to meet all or part of the qualification requirements. Please ensure that your resume includes the month and year that you began and ended each position held or that position will not be credited toward meeting the specialized experience requirement. Full-time employment will be assumed unless otherwise stated on your resume. Part-time employment will be prorated in crediting experience. Failure to provide details will result in an ineligible rating.

    Q - Nonsensitive