Civil Engineer/Agricultural Engineer

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

About the organization

NRCS works with farmers, ranchers and forest landowners across the country to help them boost agricultural productivity and protect our natural resources through conservation.

Duties

Planning, design and construction of engineering practices such as water management, animal waste management, erosion control, flood control, wetland creation or restoration, and other conservation practices needing engineering guidance.

Interprets plans and specifications for contractors, solving problems at local level as to proper interpretation of specifications.

Performs site investigations and field construction checks for conservation practice installations.

Qualifications

You must be a US Citizen or US National.

Males born after 12/31/1959 must be Selective Service registered or exempt.

Subject to satisfactory adjudication of background investigation and/or fingerprint check.

Successful completion of one-year probationary period, unless previously served.

Direct Deposit: Per Public Law 104-134 all Federal employees are required to have federal payments made by direct deposit to their financial institution.

Successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit E-Verify at https://www.e-verify.gov/.

Must possess and maintain a valid state motor vehicle operator's license for the type of vehicle(s) operated to perform the duties of this position.

See application for education and experience requirements.

Salary

$38,152 to $71,147 per year

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

See application for additional requirements.

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