Architect / Engineer

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Architect / Engineer

ARCHITECT/ENGINEER, EAS-20 Occupation Code: 0808-3020

Performs design work and assists in administering design and construction contracts within a district office.


  • Provides architect/engineering consulting services, evaluates technical problems, and surveys technical alternatives for construction projects within a district office.
  • Participates in the analysis, evaluation, and determination of feasibility, costs, and technical problems related to the planning, design, installation, testing, and operation of advanced engineered systems and equipment in support of construction projects.
  • Oversees construction term contracts to ensure compliance with contract requirements and adherence to established policies and procedures.
  • Participates in the activities related to the design, construction, testing, start-up, and operation of facilities, systems, and/or equipment.
  • Participates in the preparation of requests for proposal, including specifications and drawings; participates in the evaluation of contractor bids.
  • Reviews contractor specifications and drawings for technical accuracy and compliance with contract requirements.
  • Attends preconstruction and final acceptance meetings for progress review; makes on-site inspections during installation and test, and reports discrepancies in contract work.
  • Works with architects, engineers, contractors, construction representatives, and others involved in the design and construction of postal facilities.
  • Provides technical assistance to employees and others in the development of facility projects.