This position is located in the Architect of the Capitol (AOC), Office of the Chief Engineer, Planning and Project Development Division. The selectee will be responsible for implementing the Office's mission and goals and providing organizational management to improve the performance of the operations and services of the AOC.
The selectee serves as an Architect (Administrative Advisor), reviewing project plans from external organizations, providing leadership and oversight to subordinate and external organizations, and will be responsible for providing policy, administrative, and business support to all jurisdictions under the administrative authority of the AOC.
Provides advice and drafts recommendations regarding the facilities on Capitol Hill for various Governmental and non-governmental functions.
Serves as the advisor to key AOC officials, maintains regular contact with the Architect, his senior leadership staff, the Facilities Planning staff, and administrative and program officials.
Coordinates with AOC leadership, stakeholders and counsel to other legislative branch offices, and House committees and staff.
Serves as key representative in responding to AOC committee inquiries and provides committee technical advice and opinions affecting acquisition, utilization, historic preservation, and agency property.
Provides advice, guidance, and liaison services for complex issues related to the AOC programs.
Represents the Architect and the Architect of the Capitol on the following, but not limited to, Committees: District of Columbia Zoning Commission, District of Columbia Board of Zoning Adjustment and National Capital Memorial Advisory Commission
Serves as a key leader in agency policy development and implementation; Plans, develops and implements policies and guidelines affecting critical agency programs.
Formulates and recommends agency-wide policies and procedures such as those affecting acquisition, utilization, historic preservation and disposal.
Represents the AOC and participates at relevant hearings, conferences and executive level meetings with officials, from other federal and regulatory agencies, with Members of Congress and their staffs and private industry representatives.
Establishes and maintains effective communications and working relationships with executive leaders, including Members of Congress and their staff, other legislative and executive agencies, and executives of major corporations and distinguished members of the public.
Conditions of Employment
You must be a U.S. Citizen.
You must be able to pass a drug test.
Your resume and question responses must demonstrate the job-related KSAs.
You must meet the definition of specialized experience.
You must meet the basic education requirement for Architects
Internal Number: OCE-2021-140
About Architect of the Capitol
Serving Congress and the Supreme Court, the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the builder and steward of the landmark buildings and grounds of Capitol Hill. The AOC staff preserves and maintains the historic buildings, monuments, art and inspirational gardens on the Capitol campus. Recognizing the trust placed in us by Congress and the American people, the AOC team is committed to providing a safe environment and inspiring experiences for all who work and visit the symbol of American democracy.