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Posted 6/28/2013

Release no. 13-070


Contact
Kavanaugh Breazeale
601-631-5052
kavanaugh.breazeale@usace.army.mil

Vicksburg, Miss – Justin Jones of the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) Vicksburg District recently completed the strenuous requirements and exam to obtain his Professional Civil Engineer license.  Only a licensed engineer may prepare, sign, seal and submit engineering plans and drawings to a public authority for approval, or seal engineering work for public and private clients.

 

Jones is a native of Vicksburg and a graduate of Vicksburg High School. He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in civil and environmental engineering from Mississippi State University. He also recently returned from a deployment in Afghanistan.

 

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the world's largest public engineering organization and has a firm commitment to preserving and enhancing our natural environment. The Corps strives to manage and conserve natural resources, to implement the ecosystem management principles, and provide quality public outdoor recreation experiences to serve the needs of present and future generations. The Vicksburg District encompasses a 68,000-square-mile area across portions of Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana. For more information visit our website. http://www.mvk.usace.army.mil