Work for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is actively hiring talented and motivated US citizens in offices in the US and around the world.  Current USACE 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)
  • Civill Engineering series (0810)
  • Mechanical Engineering series (0830)
  • Electrical Engineering series (0850)
  • Contract Specialist series (1102)
  • Realty series (1170)
  • Lock and Dam Operating series (5426)

Current Employment Opportunities in the Northwestern Division

The following employment opportunities are listed on USAJobs.gov. This list represents opportunities in the 14 states served by Districts within the Northwestern Division including Kansas City, Omaha, Portland, Seattle and the Walla Walla District.

Northwestern Division Vacancies

  1. REALTY SPECIALIST

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Walla Walla, Washington Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Walla Walla, Washington Starting at $46,696 Per Year (GS 7) This job is open to:
    2/2/2023
  2. TECHNICAL WRITER-EDITOR

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Walla Walla, Washington Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Walla Walla, Washington Mission Support Office, USACE Walla Walla Starting at $57,118 Per Year (GS 9) 6 Months This job is open to:
    11/1/2023
  3. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION SPECIALIST

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Seattle, Washington Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Seattle, Washington PLANNING, PROGRAMS AND PROJECT MGT DIV, MILITARY, ENVIRONMENTAL, & IIS BRANCH Starting at $92,123 Per Year (GS 12) This job is open to:
    1/31/2023
  4. Supervisory Engineering Technician (Civil)

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Kansas City, Kansas Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Kansas City, Kansas Kansas City District - Construction Division Starting at $99,916 Per Year (GS 13) 5 years. Position may be converted to permanent without competition at management's discretion. This job is open to:
    1/31/2023
  5. Administrative Support Assistant (Safety)

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Portland, Oregon Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Portland, Oregon Portland District, Safety Office Starting at $50,094 Per Year (GS 7) This job is open to:
    1/31/2023
  6. STUDENT TRAINEE (ENGINEERING)

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Multiple Locations Portland District, Engineering & Construction Division, Construction Branch Starting at $33,693 Per Year (GS 4-5) Pathways Internship / Temporary Not to exceed 4 months, may be extended. This job is open to:
    12/1/2023
  7. Contract Specialist

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Anywhere in the U.S. (remote job) US Army, Humphreys Engineer Center Support Activity, Contracting Center Starting at $98,496 Per Year (GS 13) This job is open to:
    1/30/2023
  8. Security Assistant

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Kansas City, Missouri Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City District: Security Office Starting at $47,369 Per Year (GS 7) 2 years This job is open to:
    1/30/2023
  9. Accountant

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Portland, Oregon Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Portland, Oregon Portland District, Resource Management Office Starting at $61,275 Per Year (GS 9-12) This job is open to:
    1/30/2023
  10. Accountant (Direct Hire Authority)

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Portland, Oregon Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Portland, Oregon Portland District, Resource Management Office Starting at $61,275 Per Year (GS 9-12) This job is open to:
    1/30/2023
  11. Facility Operations Specialist

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Walla Walla, Washington Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Walla Walla, Washington Starting at $69,107 Per Year (GS 11) This job is open to:
    1/30/2023
  12. Civil Engineer (Hyrdraulics)

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Anywhere in the U.S. (remote job) Starting at $98,496 Per Year (GS 13) This job is open to:
    1/27/2023
  13. Contract Specialist

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Location Negotiable After Selection Starting at $112,015 Per Year (GS 13) This job is open to:
    1/27/2023
  14. Administrative Support Assistant

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Omaha, Nebraska Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Omaha, Nebraska Omaha Planning, Programs & Project Management Division, Programs Management Branch Starting at $47,104 Per Year (GS 7) This job is open to:
    1/27/2023
  15. SUPERVISORY INTERDISCIPLINARY (Engineering & Construction Sentinel Integrated Project Office Chief)

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Anywhere in the U.S. (remote job) Northwestern Division, Engineering and Construction Division Starting at $136,908 Per Year (GS 15) 1 year, Can be extended up to 5 years. May be made permanent. This job is open to:
    1/27/2023
  16. Land Surveyor

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Portland, Oregon Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Portland, Oregon Northwest Division, Portland District, Operations Division, Channels and Harbors Project Starting at $88,860 Per Year (GS 12) This job is open to:
    9/1/2023
  17. Land Surveyor (Direct Hire Authority)

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Portland, Oregon Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Portland, Oregon Northwest Division, Portland District, Operations Division, Channels and Harbors Project Starting at $88,860 Per Year (GS 12) This job is open to:
    9/1/2023
  18. ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Kansas City, Missouri Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City Engineering Division - Design Branch Starting at $109,908 Per Year (GS 13) This job is open to:
    12/1/2023
  19. MECHANICAL ENGINEER

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Kansas City, Missouri Font Awesome fontawesome.com --> Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City Engineering Division - Design Branch Starting at $109,908 Per Year (GS 13) This job is open to:
    1/26/2023
  20. Supervisory Contract Specialist

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Department of the Army Multiple Locations Starting at $116,393 Per Year (GS 14) This job is open to:
    1/26/2023

Internship Programs

The Northwestern Division hosts the Hydropower Internship Program that recruits, hires and trains maintenance engineers to staff the technical sections at the multipurpose hydroelectric power plants in the Pacific Region of NWD in the Federal Columbia River Power System.