Mechanical Engineer - TS/SCI

DynCorp International
Springfield, VA
Jun 14, 2018
Jun 15, 2018
Full Time
Job Description Job Summary 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. Principal Accountabilities (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. Company Description DynCorp International is a leading global services provider offering unique, tailored solutions for an ever-changing world. Built on more than six decades of experience as a trusted partner to commercial, government and military customers, DI provides sophisticated aviation, logistics, training, intelligence and operational solutions wherever we are needed. For more information, visit

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