Mechanical Engineer - GBSD

Reston, VA
May 28, 2021
Jun 11, 2021
Full Time
Requisition ID: 235025 Requisition Posting End Date: 06/12/2021 Project Overview: Bechtel is on the Northrop Grumman Corp. team preparing to deliver the US Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) system of inter-continental ballistic missiles and launch infrastructure. GBSD is a vital US Air Force program designed to modernize the nation's aging force of inter-continental ballistic missiles, which make up the ground element of the nuclear deterrent. As part of the Northrop Grumman GBSD nationwide team, Bechtel will provide launch system design, construction, and integration. A major contractor for the United States and allied governments, Bechtel has handled such efforts as chemical weapons demilitarization projects, missile-defense, infrastructure, base operations, procurement and project management, and restoration and recovery spanning half a century. We use our expertise to help our customers securely and effectively transform mission delivery. We invite you to join our team for this very interesting opportunity! Position Summary: This position is for a Mechanical Engineer who will prepare designs for mechanical systems associated with DOD and USAF projects. The successful candidate must have strong organizational and teamwork skills, proven problem-solving abilities, can-do attitude, and the desire to innovate designs. This role will specifically support the USAF Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) phase. The GBSD program is the weapon system replacement for the Minuteman III missile systems. Our team is supporting Northrop Grumman and the USAF's nuclear deterrence mission to modernize this ground-based leg of the nuclear triad. Responsibilities: This role will support design development of Mechanical systems and equipment for the GBSD program project by preparing studies, drawings, calculations, specifications, data sheets, and evaluations, in accordance with applicable procedures, codes, standards, and contract requirements. Work with mechanical engineers and other technical disciplines in a team environment. Development design drawings and other design documents Perform formal calculations Prepare design and equipment specifications Develop design configuration packages for configuration control and change management Design Building Information Modeling and coordination with other disciplines Execute to schedule requirements while maintaining a high degree of quality in work product Coordinate closely with other technical disciplines in planning and executing work as an integrated team Basic Qualifications: BS degree in Engineering (Mechanical or related), from an accredited university, with at least 3 years of relevant experience. Relevant experience includes, but is not limited to design drawings, calculations, and specifications for Mechanical systems and equipment on nuclear or industrial process facilities, data centers, central utility plants, or complex building mechanical systems. US citizenship is required per contract requirement. Possess the ability to obtain a Secret security clearance. Minimum Qualifications: Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written). Ability to utilize office automation tools effectively. Knowledge of industry and regulatory guides, codes, and standards, Broad knowledge of the application of Mechanical engineering design principles. Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge in use of Bechtel Corporate guides and standards. Prior work experience in multi-project environment and demonstrated flexibility in work assignments. Experience developing equipment configuration packages for procurement and maintenance Passed Engineering in Training/Fundamentals of Engineering Examination in USA (Mechanical or related Engineering). Experience working with procedures meeting quality assurance programs ISO-9000. Basic knowledge of developing CSI Masterformat specifications, or SpecsIntact Experience executing engineering and design with Revit Possess active Secret security clearance Shaping tomorrow together Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we've completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live. Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.