General Engineer GS-0801-09/11/12/13
Dedicated to delivering results that matter to the American people, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) supports, improves, and promotes effective public transportation, the Nation's fastest growing mode of travel. Through the administration, management, and oversight of a $10 billion annual grant program, FTA supports the development and construction of subway, light rail, and bus systems to help communities provide travel choices; improve access to jobs and health care; drive economic growth; and protect the environment.
The Office of Program Management and Oversight for the Region X Office has an opening for a permanent full-time General Engineer GS - 0801-09/11/12/13. The position will be to assist Senior Engineers in the management of the Regional Project Management Oversight Consultant (PMOC) Program. You will also provide engineering and project management assistance of a specialized and innovative nature to program managers, senior staff and grantees in the form of construction techniques, solutions to problems, innovations in procurement, etc., to insure that projects are properly designed and managed to achieve the approved purpose and are completed on schedule.
The ideal candidate for this position communicates effectively with transportation officials of all levels on a variety of issues to provide expertise in grant development and program management; negotiate and resolve matters in dispute; find solutions to problems; motivate; and advise on project status.
Deadline dates for applications to FTA.R10-2009-0001 is January 28, 2009. Follow the guidelines in applying for this position at the USA Jobsí web site: http://jobsearch.usajobs.gov/getjob.asp?JobID=78452214&AVSDM=2009%2D01%2D08+00%3A03%3A01&Logo=0&jbf574=TD09&FedEmp=N&sort=rv&vw=d&ss=0&brd=3876&FedPub=Y&caller=/agency_search.asp&SUBMIT1.x=107&SUBMIT1.y=13.