Facility Engineer

U.S. Army corps of Engineers   Pittsburgh, PA   Full-time     Other
Posted on May 6, 2022

Facility Engineer

The Pittsburgh District of the US Army Corps of Engineers seeks Civil and Mechanical Engineers to work in the Operations and Maintenance Department as a facility engineer.  The position is responsible for long and short-range plans for major maintenance activities at 23 lock and dam facilities and 16 flood reduction management dams in the Pittsburgh District. 

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparing construction contracts for maintenance, repair, and fabrication of major project components.

  • Preparing contracts for equipment purchases and purchase of supplies

  • Preparing contracts for services such as elevator inspection, repair of load handling equipment, inspection of pressure vessels, etc…

  • Development and planning of major repair efforts at our facilities.  

  • Performing field inspections and investigations of projects and major components to determine its condition and required maintenance. 

  • Reviewing construction and maintenance contracts to assure that operability, maintenance, and safety considerations have been incorporated into the design.

  • Developing well-defined justifications and consequences for proposed major maintenance budget packages.


Relevant Knowledge & Experience:

  • Ability to develop maintenance and repair contracts for project components such as: residential roof replacement, residential window replacement, mechanical items (HVAC, compressors, elevators), residential fence installation, asphalt pavement repair, etc…

  • Knowledge of hydraulic steel structure fabrication and inspection

How to Apply:

  • Please click the “Apply Now” button to submit your resume

  • Resume should address relevant knowledge and experience and interest in performing the duties indicated.