Naval Facilities Engineering Command MECHANICAL ENGINEER in Patuxent River, Maryland
You will serve as a MECHANICAL ENGINEER in the CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS DIVISION of NAVAL FAC ENGINEERING CMD WASH located in Patuxent River, MD. Salary Range:
GS-12: $87,198 - $113,362
GS-13: $103,690 - $134,798
Conditions of Employment
This position has a Selective Placement Factor for the GS-13 grade level that will be used to screen out ineligible candidates. The selective placement factor is: Current registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) by any State in the U.S., the District of Columbia, Guam, or Puerto Rico is required. * NOTE: You must submit a copy of your registration with your application to be considered for this position* GS-13: In addition to the Basic Education Requirements for this position, your resume must also demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-12 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: 1) Providing technical reviews of facilities construction drawings and specifications for mechanical adequacy, compliance with functional requirements, and conformity with standard engineering and construction practices; 2) Designing and developing layouts, construction drawings and specifications for facility mechanical systems such as heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC), plumbing, utilities, fuel handling, and industrial ventilation; 3) Performing engineering services in support of Architectural and Engineering Contracts such as writing statements of work, estimating fees, negotiation, performance monitoring, and evaluation of bids; 4) providing design support prior to construction award and provides the successful management of any and all post-award aspects of the construction portion for the projects assigned. GS-12: In addition to the Basic Education Requirements for this position, your resume must also demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-11 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: 1) Using Whole Building Design Guide (WBGD) and energy modeling software (i.e. Auto desk software, Microsoft Office, mechanical engineering design, analysis software) to assist with producing proposed design drawings and specifications for mechanical and utility systems; 2) Preparing calculations, cost estimates, project documents, reports, and designs for technical adequacy and sound engineering practice; 3) Presenting proposed engineering designs and plans and results of studies to upper management and project stake holders; 4) Providing design support prior to construction award and provides the successful management of any and all post-award aspects of the construction portion for the projects assigned. Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website:
https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0800/mechanical-engineering-series-0830/ Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.