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This position will be initially established at Ridgecrest, California in support of Naval Air Weapons Station, China Lake and in direct support of earthquake recovery work through approximately 2023. The work location can thereafter be flexibly located in the general southern CA area and is expected to thereafter support similar project assignments at various locations, predominantly in the U.S. West, but potentially throughout the United States.
Reporting to a senior mechanical engineer, the candidate will facilitate Post Award Design Support (PADS) and Post Construction Award Support (PCAS) for the 31 projects currently in various stages of execution. The position requires responsibility for design integrity and construction administration. Project building types include operational, administrative and training facilities, maintenance and industrial facilities, Research, Development, Testing & Evaluation facilities, ammunition, fuels, and general storage facilities, and mission critical facilities, among others.
•Work in a fast-paced environment and work under tight deadlines, while maintaining high quality standards.
•Prepare inspection and design reports and presentation materials.
•Assist all facets of construction administration and field investigation including progress verification, quality observation, and punch.
•Support Design Lead and Project Managers, in the on-going determination of project requirements.
•Participate in internal and external meetings and document discussions.
•Gather information, interview stakeholders, makes studies, performs calculations, and prepare original rough layouts and sketches as required.
•Perform routine and high-level tasks under direct supervision using well-defined standards, procedures and codes.
•Coordinate work with engineers of other disciplines and architects
•Perform product research; assist project designers and project architects with materials selection and system research
•Review and evaluate mechanical designs, equipment and installations
Qualifications•BS degree in Mechanical Engineering is required.•5+ years' mechanical design or contract administration experience •Ability to communicate thoughts and technical ideas in an accessible way, both in person and in writing is required.•Working knowledge of mechanical building systems is required.
•Self-motivated personality with the ability to work collaboratively and independently as appropriate in studio environment is required
Preferred•U.S. Citizenship is preferred•Experience in industrial building types and data centers is preferred.•Prior experience working on Federal/Department of Defense projects is preferred.•Ability to work in a multi-discipline team environment is required•Ability to effectively meet deadlines is required•Basic understanding of IBC and Unified Facility Criteria (UFC) is preferred.•Proficiency in graphic software such as Bluebeam, is preferred.
•Proficiency in REVIT is preferred.
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Primary Location: United States-California-China Lake/Ridgecrest
Job Posting: Jul 6, 2020, 1:58:32 AM
Job Type: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular