Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Hampton, Virginia, United States
Independent preparation of criteria, computation/analyses, specifications, drawings, cost estimates, and technical reports for Process Systems and Facility HVAC/Plumbing system designs. Selects and applies engineering techniques and procedures to analyze and evaluate specific problems, data, or other features of the work which are broad in scope and complexity. Projects are multi-discipline.
Oversight of the activities of designers and drafters engaged in the design of facility mechanical systems, to ensure the designs conform to recognized codes and standards and with customer requirements for a variety of government and industrial facility types.
Provide technical quality reviews and ensure adherence to Quality Control processes, Codes and Standards, ultimately resulting in the Highest Quality deliverables to NASA Langley.
Providing integrity and teambuilding which will encourage employee engagement and maintain a high morale.
U.S. Citizenship required. We prefer a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited school and eight (8) to twleve (12) years of related engieering experience.
Demonstrated proficiency in Process Systems and Facility HVAC/Plumbing design with eight (8) to twleve (12) years of experience.
Professional Engineer license is desirable but not mandatory.
Direct design experience must include Process Systems and Facility HVAC/Plumbing design for commercial, healthcare, institutional, or Federal facilities. Fire Suppression System design is desirable.
Candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be a team player and communicate effectively both orally and written. Is pro-active, has a problem solving attitude and effective team management skills.
Office environment. (85%) Test/Industrial Environment - May be exposed to areas of high noise levels, hazardous propellants, explosives, chemicals and industrial facilities. Travel between facilities and test sites is required. Travel between various facilities/test operations is required and may bring exposure to loud noise and potentially hazardous equipment operation.
Equipment and Machines
Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, fax, copier, etc.) (50%) Safety and Personal Protective Equipment (20%)
The ability to enter into confined spaces, crawl into or onto various assemblies while maintaining a clear vision of safety is required. Potential exposure to high noise levels, hazardous chemicals, propellants and the like. Appropriate PPE and training will be provided for all conditions. Must be able to walk, stand, bend, twist and sit for extended periods as well as climb, crawl, and lift up to 35 lbs.
Regular attendance mandatory (100%)
Overtime/work outside normal schedule required ( Travel required (
Other Essential Functions
U.S. Citizenship required. Must be able to work in a team atmosphere. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety/risk hazard to the employee or others. Must be able to balance scope, schedule and budget to insure project success. The work environment requires the ability to cooperate and work with individuals at all levels of the company and the client. Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance as required. A valid driver's license is required.