US Army Corps of Engineers
Rock Island District

Applying with USAJOBS.gov

Apply for federal government jobs at www.usajobs.gov.

Basic steps:

1. Create an account

2. Search for jobs - create custom searches

3. Apply for jobs - ensure all required documents are included (resume, transcripts, etc.)

4. Review your application status online

More step-by-step information at www.usajobs.gov - Help.

 

Work for the Corps

We are actively hiring talented and motivated US citizens in our offices in the US and around the world.  Current job openings can be found on OPM's USAJOBS website. Open positions may include the following mission critical occupations:

  • General Natural Resources Management and Biological Sciences series (0401) 
  • Engineering Technical series (0802)
  • Construction Control Technical series (0809)
  • Civil Engineering series (0810)
  • Mechanical Engineering series (0830)
  • Electrical Engineering series (0850)
  • Contract Specialist series (1102)
  • Realty series (1170)
  • Lock and Dam Operating series (5426)

Helpful Tips

  • Take time to develop a strong resume
    • Clearly describe your duties and level of experience
    • Avoid jargon and acronyms
    • Check grammar and spelling
    • Include beginning and ending dates for each job
    • Tailor resume content if you have different types of experience and skills and may apply for different types of positions
    • Review and update to reflect current assignment
  • Locate supporting documents such as DD214, transcripts, and licenses and upload to USAJOBS account in appropriate sections. When applying ensure appropriate documents are uploaded with your application.