Position Opening: Architect (Everglades National Park)

Architect- Everglades National Park (National Park Service)

Open & closing dates:  08/15/2019 to 08/28/2019 (This job will close when we have received 100 applications which may be sooner than the closing date.)
Service: Competitive
Pay scale & grade: GS 12
Salary: $77,991 to $101,407 per year
Appointment type: Permanent
Work schedule: Full-Time
Location: 1 vacancy in Homestead, FL
Relocation expenses reimbursed: No
Telework eligible: No

This position is located in Everglades National Park, in the Facility Management Division.

This is a permanent career/career-conditional full time position.


  • Provides professional architectural advice and guidance on the planning, design, construction, rehabilitation of existing and new structures and facilities.
  • Gathers data necessary to describe and understand the problem, and investigate and evaluate a wide range of technical solutions.
  • Plans, designs, oversees, and monitors multi simultaneous projects ranging from small to large multi-disciplinary design and construction projects.
  • Tracks projects to ensure management has access to timely data regarding project status.
  • Serves as Contracting Office Representative (COR).
  • Represents the park on historical architecture matters.
  • Prepares written documents on historical architecture matters.
  • Represents the superintendent when working with others on historical architecture matters.
  • Provides direct professional and programmatic advice to support office, other architects, parks and centers.
  • Develops work plans and schedules, scopes of work, cost estimates, proposals and justifications for funding requests.
  • Develops long range plans for inventory.
  • Prepares and maintains list of classified structures in the park.
  • Negotiates cooperative and interagency agreements and other cooperative instruments needed to effectively carry out resource stewardship goals.

For more information, or to apply, visit the official USAJOBS posting.