Mechanical Engineering Technician 3
Date published: 11-Oct-2018
Opportunity: Experienced Hire
Business Line: Govt Federal SE
Business Plan: ENT
The Black & Veatch Special Projects Corp. has its mission to provide a full range of services to our primary client base - U.S. Government agencies and departments. With the unique skill sets we have developed during the 100-plus years of service to our U.S. Government agencies client base, we are able to provide one-of-a-kind solutions to complex mission objectives that arise out of specific challenges faced by and unique to these agencies. Our primary areas of focus are: Architecture/Engineering (A/E) Services, Defense Program, Design/Build, Classified, and Environmental.
This is a contract-to-hire opportunity with the intent to convert to FTE based on performance and project requirements.
Position will provide mechanical engineering design support on engineering services projects for U.S. Government Agency and/or Department clients. U.S. Citizenship required.
Functions in a mid level engineering technician capacity. Under general supervision, performs functions requiring intermediate knowledge and use of electronic applications, standards and document control processes/procedures in support of creating and modifying deliverables. May begin to provide technical guidance to other engineering technicians.
Life Safety Analysis
Pipe Stress Analysis
Building Energy Modeling
Indoor Air Quality
Operation and Maintenance Manuals
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Engineering Standards: Continues to learn and remains current on standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and B&V policies and procedures.
Quality / Continuous Improvement: Begins to proactively apply knowledge of the B&V Quality Program to ensure that the deliverables are accurate and compliant. Demonstrates personal accuracy and supports continuous improvement and change management efforts.
Engineering Production: Broadening the use of applications to learn to continuously evaluate and improve methods, processes and procedures used to accomplish deliverables. Create and develop deliverables based on a variety of design inputs. May perform basic computations such as material quantity estimates and dimensional checks.
Project Coordination: Assist in coordinating deliverables with other groups involved on the same project to minimize interference or errors.
Client Focus: Focuses on the needs of internal clients while gaining basic understanding of external client's main interests and drivers.
Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: Proactively seeks and shares knowledge of latest technologies and processes.
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Preferred Job Qualifications:
- AutoCAD Civil 3D experience
- Demonstrated experience using REVIT
- Ability to set up construction drawings with minimal direction
- Micro Station
- Familiar with applicable CAD standards A/E/C
- Federal experience
Preferred experience in one or more of the following:
> HVAC Systems Design
> Mechanical Systems Design
> Plumbing Systems Design
> Controls Systems Design
> Fire Protection Systems Design
> Sustainability Design
Diploma or Certificate preferred. Associate Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology preferred. Typically a minimum of 2 years related work experience.
Preferred Non-Technical Competencies:
• Learning on the Fly
• Problem Solving
• Time Management
• Drive for Results
• Self Development
• Customer Focus
Preferred Technical Competencies:
• Understands and applies Computer Automated Drafting Design (CADD), information modeling or other applications or design or modeling skills and/or design principles and practices.
• Basic knowledge of engineering standards, systems, document control, departmental guides and B&V policies and procedures.
• Basic industry knowledge and technology trends
• Basic knowledge of company quality program
• Intermediate ability to interpret engineering deliverable content as assigned.
• Basic knowledge of other disciplines
• Basic knowledge of construction & constructability practices & principles