Indian Health Service Environmental Engineer in Sioux City, Iowa
This position is that of Environmental Engineer for the Great Plains Area Office of Environmental Health and Engineering, Division of Sanitation Facilities Construction, Indian Health Service, located in Sioux City District, Sioux City, Iowa. The purpose of this position is to assist in the project development, design, construction, as-built development, and project training of individual and community water supply, wastewater disposal and solid waste disposal facilities.
Conditions of Employment
To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying. 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; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. BASIC REQUIREMENT(S):
https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0800/environmental-engineering-series-0819/ In addition to the Basic Requirements, you must also meet the Minimum Qualifications stated below. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
GS-05: Applicants who meet the above basic requirements qualify for the GS-05 grade level GS-07: Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: inspecting on-going construction work such as trenching, excavating, and facilities construction in accordance with plans and specifications. Maintaining daily construction logs, recording construction material quantities installed, and preparing as-built sketches. Experienced using drafting software, such as AutoCad. OR, Superior Academic Acheievement. OR, completed as least one full year of graduate level education in a related field. GS-09: Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: Collecting and analyzing data for community water and sewer systems for design of new construction or improvements to existing facilities. Utilizing modeling software to complete construction drawings. Prepares technical specifications of construction documents. Process progress payments to contractors. Gather daily construction notes and compile into a weekly report for distribution. OR, a master's degree or equivalent graduate degree OR, 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master's degree in a related field. Time In Grade
Federal employees in the competitive service are also subject to the Time-In-Grade Requirements: Merit Promotion (status) candidates must have completed one year of service at the next lower grade level. Time-In-Grade provisions do not apply under the Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP). You must meet all qualification requirements within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement.