Mechanical Engineer


Vacancy ID: 828066   Announcement Number: DE-13-828066-CB   USAJOBS Control Number: 336506800

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828066
1. Title of Job

Mechanical Engineer
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

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4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

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6. Citizenship

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7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

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17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

The specialty code(s) for this position is (are): 


001 Mechanical Engineer - All US Citizens

21. Geographic Availability

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110010001 Washington DC, DC

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. From the options below, please selection the one response that best describes the education and/or experience you possess which meets the basic requirements for this position series. Please note, applicants MUST submit supporting transcripts for claimed education. Failure to do so will result in a rating of ineligible.

A. I possess a degree in professional engineering. Please see announcement for additional details on qualifying programs.
B. I possess college-level education, training, and/or technical experience that furnished (1) a thorough knowledge of the physical and mathematical sciences underlying professional engineering, and (2) a good understanding, both theoretical and practical, of the engineering sciences and techniques and their applications to the branches of engineering. Please see announcement for additional requirements regarding this combination of education and experience.
C. I do not fully possess either of the above and therefor do not qualify for this position.

2. I possess one or more years of specialized experience equivalent the GS-12 level of the Federal service performing the following duties under supervision: serving as an authoritative source in the design of HVAC and other healthcare engineering mechanical systems; developing or modifying engineering hypotheses to resolve problems related to hospital design; and conducting studies to troubleshoot and resolve problems throughout the design phase.

A. Yes
B. No

3. I possess one or more years of specialized experience equivalent the GS-13 level of the Federal service performing the following duties: serving as an expert in the design of HVAC and other healthcare engineering mechanical systems; developing new engineering hypotheses to resolve problems related to hospital design with an impact on medical care services; conducting comprehensive studies to troubleshoot and resolve problems throughout the design phase; and developing training courses to enhance the professional knowledge and understanding of hospital construction mechanical design.

A. Yes
B. No

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

4. Serve as an expert in the design of HVAC and other healthcare engineering mechanical systems.

5. Resolve significant and unusual problems with the mechanical design and construction of medical facilities.

6. Develop new engineering hypotheses to resolve problems related to hospital design with an impact on medical care services.

7. Utilize full spectrum of engineering knowledge to identify the most feasible measures to correct deficiencies and defects.

8. Meet with third parties to explain policy standards relating to cost effective design techniques.

9. Review and make recommendations regarding the constructability of multiple simultaneous projects.

10. Conduct comprehensive studies to troubleshoot and resolve problems throughout the design phase.

11. Conduct inspections and evaluations on installed systems.

12. Develop studies to identify alternatives to recommendations on mechanical engineering problems.

13. Prepare briefings for management on highly complex engineering matters.

14. Develop training courses to enhance the professional knowledge and understanding of hospital construction mechanical design.