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ABOUT US

 

As an integral part of the Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) enterprise, we at NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic (NAVFAC MIDLANT) are the Navy's installation facility experts, managing the planning, design, and construction of shore facilities for the U.S. Navy.

 

Headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, we fully support the mission of Commander, Navy Region Mid-Atlantic (CNRMA) and Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) to enable and enhance Navy combat power by providing the most effective, efficient and cost-wise shore services and support.

 

We are a Federal employer providing facilities engineering, public works and environmental products and services to Navy and Marine Corps Commands across an area or responsibility that spans from Maine to Georgia and as far west as Illinois.

 

Our professional workforce includes 100 Officers and enlisted personnel, and more than 3,300 civilian personnel. And that number is growing! Led by Commanding Officer Capt. Gordon E. Meek III, we deliver Best-Value Facilities Engineering and Acquisition through our Business Lines and Integrated Product Teams. 

 

LOCATIONS:

Naval Station Norfolk, Norfolk, VA

Naval Support Activity, Norfolk, VA

Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia Beach, VA

Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, VA

Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, VA

Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA

Naval Weapons Station, Yorktown, VA

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, ME

Naval Submarine Base, Groton, CT

Naval Station Newport, RI

Naval Support Activity, Mechanicsburg, PA

Philadelphia Naval Business Center, PA

Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune, NC

Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point, NC

 

BUSINESS LINES
  • ASSET MANAGEMENT (AM) professionals manage the very foundation of the Navy shore establishment portfolio - strategic shore planning, facilities inventory development and maintenance, and real estate portfolios to ensure warfighter shore capabilities - using a comprehensive lifecycle approach to ensure the 'right' shore capabilities fully support the Navy's mission. Click here for more information on NAVFAC Asset Management.
  • DESIGN CONSTRUCTION (DC) professionals, including Interior Designers, Architects, Landscape Architects, and other Engineering Disciplines, lead design and construction for the Department of the Navy, and represent the highest technical authority for the Navy's shore establishment. CI reduces total facility ownership costs by standardizing best technical practices, solutions, material, and processses to support the the entire lifecycle of U.S. Navy and Marine Corps facilities, while meeting operational and readiness requirements.
       Key Responsibilities:

          1. Facility Design & Engineering for new Naval Support Facilities

          2. Hydrography, Waterfront Engineering, and Coastal Resilience

          3. Construction Management, Commissioning and Facility Acceptance

        Click here for more information on NAVFAC Design Construction.

  • ENVIRONMENTAL professional provide high-quality, timely, and efficient environmental support, in an effort to conserve, protect, restore the environment for future generations. Click here for more informaton on NAVFAC Environmental.
  • PUBLIC WORKS professionals provide global facilities support and services for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps and their tenants of a highly diverse infrastructure. From basic utility requirements to advanced energy solutions, simple facility service calls to complex facility management services, standard transportation to heavy construction equipment, janitorial and grounds maintenance to snow and trash removal, we serve our Sailors, Marines, their Families, and civilian personnel around the clock. Click here for more informaton on NAVFAC Public Works.

 

EMPLOYEE TESTIMONIAL

I started with NAVFAC as an engineering student trainee in July 2020, in the middle of a pandemic so things were a bit different than the normal office setting for a while but everyone was very friendly and helpful giving me insight on the ins and outs of NAVFAC and DoD as a whole. An average day wasn’t like what you would expect from an internship, I was not sitting in the shadows of someone simply observing, the work was hands on. They gave me my own projects to manage which helped me learn more effectively how to be in the role of a construction manager, which I am more than certain helped with me securing my permanent position in China Lake, CA as a construction manager only 5 months after graduating college. This position has opened a new door for me to really spread my wings and for that i would highly encourage students into looking to working with NAVFAC during the summer, it can truly be the start of amazing things.  ~ Alyssa C. (Former NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic Student Trainee 2020-2021)

 

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PREPARING A FEDERAL RÉSUMÉ

 

  • Read the job listing on our website the job listing page for the position’s requirements.
  • Tailor your resume to show how you meet the qualifications and requirements (Major Duties and Knowledge Section).
  • Use words and terms from your career field/trade to show someone who DOES NOT know you how you meet/exceed qualification requirements.
  • The more detail the better.
  • Federal résumés SHOULD be longer than one page (for non-entry level positions).
  • Federal résumés are written differently than private sector résumés.
  • Experience does NOT have to be paid.
  • Relevant experience from volunteer activities can be added.

 

 RÉSUMÉ FORMAT:

 

Complete résumé that lists:

  • Job Title
  • Duties and accomplishments revelant to the position
  • Employer's name and address
  • Supervisor's name and phone number
  • Starting and end dates (Month/Year)
  • Hours worked per week
  • Salary
  • Education and/or certifications
  • If you are a current or previous federal employee, provide your pay plan and grade level
    (e.g. GS-0201-09)

 

 

 

FILES FOR DOWNLOAD:

 

Federal Resume Template Example (Remove all red sections) 

 

Writing Accomplishment Bullets (Writing Prompts Included)

 

Action Verbs for Resumes (Strong resume bullets start with action verbs)

 

Onetonline.org (Excellent resource for looking up job duties)

 

 

 

PRO TIP – Someone reading your resume should easily understand why you are HIGHLY QUALIFIED for the position.

 

Please go to our 'Current Openings' page to apply for positions.

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