Engineering Technician-Civil (St. Louis, MO)


The United States Army Corps of Engineers is accepting applications for an Engineering Technician-Civil in St. Louis, MO. Open & Closing Date: 01/18/2023 to 01/17/2024Salary: $47,738 - $110,083 per year.



This is a Direct Hire Authority (DHA) solicitation utilizing the DHA for Certain Personnel within the DoD to recruit and appoint qualified candidates to positions in the competitive service.

About the Position: Plan, coordinate, prepare, and/or review: technical specifications and/or construction cost estimates and/or contracts for Architect-Engineer work in support of District projects.



  • Review contract documents for completeness and conformance to established standards.
  • Conduct field inspections and/or project site visits.
  • Plan, review, and/or independently prepare detailed technical specifications for engineering projects.
  • Plan, develop, and/or review cost estimates for projects.
  • Communicate technical and engineering requirements.
  • Analyze specifications and/or cost estimates prepared by others.



  • Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
  • The incumbent must, at a minimum, possess the Tri-Service Certified Cost Engineering Technician (CCET) certification.

Qualifications: In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. 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; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document.

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