US Army Corps of Engineers
Jacksonville District Website

Jacksonville District is HIRING NOW!


The Jacksonville District is seeking mid-level career engineers and engineering equipment operators! Open positions are available for geotechnical, cost, structural, and site-designer civil engineers.

In addition, we are seeking engineering equipment operators skilled in the operating of bulldozers, graders, rollers, paving machines Skid Steers, Marsh excavators,  tractor mounted augers, trenchers, front end loaders, etc. To view the position description, click here:  **Positions located in our Palatka Field Office**

Please submit resumes to and label SAJ_EngineerRecruitment for engineering positions.


Please submit resumes to and label SAJ_EquipmentOperator for engineering equipment operator positions.


Interviews for qualified candidates will occur on March 23-24, 2021. If your specialized skills are demonstrated in the documents that you submit, a member of our team will contact you. Please note interviews or discussions with managers are not offers of employment.





The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is one of the world’s premier public engineering, design, and construction management agencies. We serve the American people, striving to provide the most effective engineering and environmental science solutions to the nation’s complex problems affecting national security, the economy, and the environment in which we live. The Jacksonville District is a key player in all aspects of coastal/water resources engineering, construction, flood risk reduction, navigation, disaster response, ecosystem restoration and other activities. In support of our programs, we hire many environmental science professionals, biologists, physical scientists, geologists, hydrologists, and others.

We made things simpler for you to join our Team! 

If you have a degree and experience in one or more of the below areas, we want to hear from you!  We’re recruiting civilian positions, GS-11 through GS-15, in the following disciplines via direct-hire authorities:

0110 - Economist Positions

0401 - Biologist Positions

0801 - General Engineers (i.e. mechanical, electrical, environmental, etc.)

0810 - Civil Engineers

1102 - Contracting Specialist

1170 - Realty Specialist

1301 - Physical Sciences

Go here for the General Minimum Qualifications for positions that ALL candidates must meet to be considered.

There are multiple positions available in various disciplines such as: Lead and Civil Engineers, Construction/Project Engineers, Hydraulic Engineers, Hydrologic Modelers, Coastal Engineers, Cost Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Structural Engineers, Navigation Engineers, Specification Engineers, and Facility Design Engineers.

Just send a narrative resume to If your specialized skills are demonstrated in the documents that you submit, a member of our team will contact you.

*** We’re also hiring in many other areas as well!  Please look for vacancies on for positions other than those listed above.  You MUST apply via the website for these positions or you will not be considered.  Please do NOT submit your application through the email address listed above. ****
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We offer challenging work assignments and positions located throughout Florida and Puerto Rico!  In addition to promotion opportunities, no state taxes in Florida, and free parking, we offer competitive salaries and an attractive benefits package!  Benefits include health, dental, vision, life, long-term care insurance, a three-tied retirement plan, Thrift Savings Plan (similar to a 401(k)), flexible spending account, Employee Assistance Program, personal and sick leave days, and paid federal holidays. Other benefits may include flexible work schedules, telework, tuition reimbursement, health and wellness programs and access to fitness centers.

The Corps is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a highly qualified staff that reflects the diversity of our nation.  The Corps is also committed to employee development and offers a variety of training and developmental opportunities in the United States and overseas.