US Army Corps of Engineers
Baltimore District

Working in Baltimore

Today, the Baltimore District team of roughly 1,300 employees manages a large and diverse workload. Through the execution of Military, Civil Works and International and Interagency programs, Baltimore District provides design, engineering, construction, environmental and real estate expertise to a variety of important projects and customers. This support spans across Maryland; northern Virginia; Washington D.C.; West Virginia; Pennsylvania; Delaware; lower central New York; overseas; and across the Susquehanna, Potomac and Chesapeake Bay watersheds.

Within the North Atlantic Region, the district supports the construction of state-of-the-art Army medical and technological research facilities; the design and cleanup of formerly used defense sites (FUDS) and civilian sites; performs the unique mission of providing drinking water to the District of Columbia, Arlington County and Falls Church, Virginia; and is the geopolitical capital of the Base Realignment and Closure 2005 missions, meeting the challenges of an unprecedented $7.1 billion military construction workload.

The Baltimore District headquarters is located in the heart of downtown Baltimore and within walking distance of Baltimore's Inner Harbor, Lexington Market and Camden Yards. With its prime location and diverse mission, the Baltimore District provides numerous opportunities for its employees:

  • The Baltimore District is the largest District in the North Atlantic Division, providing numerous and varying employment opportunities.
  • The District Headquarters is located at the "University Cente" light rail stop, a few blocks from Penn Station, and on many bus routes, allowing for easy access to public transportation. To encourage its use, the Baltimore District offers a Mass Transportation Subsidy to all employees who ride public transportation.
  • Coppin State University, Johns Hopkin University, Morgan State University, Loyola College in Maryland, University of Baltimore, and the University of Maryland - Baltimore all have campuses located within city limits, in addition to  numerous colleges and universities just out side of the city, allowing for educational and professional advancement opportunities.
  • Cheer for the Orioles in the spring, the Ravens in the fall, or any one of our other 26 professional sports teams located within Maryland.

While most of our jobs are located at the Downtown Baltimore location, we also have personnel at our many field locations throughout our service area. Please review our vacancy announcements for openings we have at our various duty locations.