4 months ago
The Mechanical Engineer Sr performs advanced engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Oversees installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment such as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems.
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
Designs and implements cost-effective equipment modifications to help improve safety and reliability
Performs design work for new construction, renovations and improvement projects for real property facilities
Interprets and adapts traditional methods and approaches in developing design calculations, layouts, drawings, and specifications that support project objectives and standards
Responsible for selected construction inspections, quality control and submittal reviews beyond the expertise of construction managers
Develops cost estimates and time schedules. Reviews and analyzes preliminary and final designs, plans and specifications for technical efficiency and adequacy
Prepares necessary correspondence, technical reports, contract documents, fact sheets and status reports and prepares final construction drawings suitable for obtaining qualified bids from contractors
Prepares architect and engineer (A&E) Statements of Work (SOW) and serves as a technical representative for negotiation and/or administration of contracts
Monitors and/or manages projects for new construction, renovations and improvements to real property facilities, utilizing a professional knowledge of engineering
Complies with health, safety and environmental rules and procedures and performs work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work environment
Performs other qualified duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
Excellent communications, effective leadership and interpersonal skills
Skilled in mechanical design service including determination of HVAC loads, equipment selection, duct sizing and routing, and interior plumbing design
Working knowledge of design review, project mobilization, quality compliance, QA, safety, and project controls.
Proficient in AutoCAD 2009 or later, and use AutoCAD to create presentable and accurate facility and infrastructure plans for concept and statement of work requirements for project execution
Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office and Project, etc
Experience & Education
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering required.
Minimum four (4) years of design experience
Preference will be given to individuals who have worked on US Government and military domestic and international projects
Experience in the use of documents relating to the development of projects, contracting, and construction is necessary
Requires active TS/SCI clearance
Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Able to maneuver in small spaces and lift up to 50lbs.
Supports customer military systems on site whenever and wherever deployed. Available to deploy to other countries and/or theaters to perform quick reaction technical support to US forces worldwide military contingency missions and requirements in potentially hazardous work environments.