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IWR Seeking GS15 Group Manager for the WRC

Institute for Water Resources
Published June 10, 2022

USACE’s Institute for Water Resources (IWR) is seeking a permanent GS15 Group Manager for the Water Resources Center (WRC) located in Alexandria, VA.  

Current GS14’s and GS15’s are eligible, as well as veterans. PCS is authorized.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Apply expert knowledge of management concepts, principles, and practices as well as extensive knowledge of the methods, practices, and processes of the technical disciplines.
  • You will serve under the direction of the Director, Water Resource Center (WRC), Office of the Institute for Water Resources (IWR), who provides broad guidance concerning the mission, function, responsibilities, goals, and objectives of the group.
  • Work in collaboration with the Director, senior team leaders, and other group managers in setting the overall direction and managing the Water Resource Center's (WRC) broad range of water resources missions and programs.
  • You will serve on the WRC Quarterly Program Review (QRB) and Project Review Boards (PRB), which provide oversight of the development and execution of the policies, plans, and programs within the framework of existing legislation.
  • Serve as a technical authority in water resources engineering, scientific, socio-economic and analytical planning to support missions.
  • Apply corporate program controls on manpower and funding resources to ensure that both assigned group and concurrent programs and discrete projects meet established objectives.
  • Ensure mentoring of employees both in assigned group and within own technical purview, and collaborate with peer group managers and team leaders to recommend training and developmental opportunities.

Announcement opens 10 Jun and closes on 17 Jun 2022.

Position announcement NCFL227285821749 is available from

Questions should be addressed to Warren Hill, Warren.P.Hill at