Architect - The American Embassy in Cairo
LE - 1105 10
EGP £354,734 - EGP £354,734
Full-time - Full-time - 40 hrs/per week
• Open to the public
Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency:
• For USEFM - FS is FP-.5
Actual FS salary determined by Washington D.C
• All Interested Applicants / All Sources
Security Clearance Required:
Public Trust - Background Investigation
Appointment Type Details:
Personal Services Agreement (PSA). Subject to successful completion of probationary period (three months).
We encourage you to read and understand the Eight (8) Qualities of Overseas Employees before you apply.
• The U.S. Mission in Cairo/Egypt is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Architect in the Facilities Office.
- The work schedule for this position is: Full Time - 40 hours per week.
• Start date: Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time of receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end.
Relocation Expenses Reimbursed:
Based on business needs
The incumbent is responsible for architectural functions for buildings, properties and projects to include all construction, renovations and alternations for U.S. government owned residential and non-residential facilities in Cairo. The incumbent is the contracting officer's representative (COR) on assigned construction contracts for architectural work activities. Develops and maintains a master list of planned and proposed projects based on surveys and assessments of properties. The incumbent assists and reports directly to the senior engineer manager and works independently under general guidance, within the scope of his/her assignments.
Qualifications and Evaluations
Five years of progressively responsible experience as an Architectural Engineer is required. Three years of this experience in operations, building construction, maintenance, and project supervision and inspection is also required.
Must have thorough professional knowledge of architectural and constructional engineering theories and practices; inspection practices and procedures of construction practices and techniques, and work of the principal construction trades.
Bachelor degree in architectural engineering is required.
LANGUAGE: Level IV (fluent) in reading and speaking English is required. (This may be Tested)
Level IV (fluent) in reading and speaking Arabic is required.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES :
Must have a professional engineer's license or other appropriate credentials in architectural engineering.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.
All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.
Benefits and Other Info
Locally Employed Staff, including Members of Household (MOHs), and Third-Country Nationals (TCNs), working at the U.S. Mission in Cairo may receive a compensation package that may include health, separation, and other benefits.
For EFMs, benefits should be discussed with the Human Resources Office.
The pay plan is assigned at the time of the conditional offer letter by the HR Office.
HIRING PREFERENCE SELECTION PROCESS: Applicants in the following hiring preference categories are extended a hiring preference in the order listed below. Therefore, it is essential that these applicants accurately describe their status on the application. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not eligible for a hiring preference.