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Civil Engineer - 2806A - Employee Referral Eligible

Arnold AFB, TN · Government/Military
Title: Civil Engineer – 2806A
Function: Engineering
Position Type: Regular, Full-Time                                                       
Pay Type: Exempt
Grade: 34/35

US Citizenship Required

This opportunity is being offered by National Aerospace Solutions, the team selected by the U.S. Air Force to conduct Test and Operations Sustainment at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex (AEDC), Arnold Air Force Base, Tennessee.  National Aerospace Solutions is a limited liability company comprised of Bechtel National Inc. (as lead company) and Sierra Lobo Inc. with teaming Subcontractors nLogic Inc. and Chugach Federal Solutions Inc. AEDC operates more than 55 aerodynamic and propulsion wind tunnels, rocket and turbine engine test cells, space environmental chambers, arc heaters, ballistic ranges and other specialized units located in six states. Many of the complex's test units have capabilities unmatched elsewhere in the United States; some are unique in the world. AEDC is one of three installations which are part of the Air Force Test Center (AFTC), one of six subordinate commands of the Air Force Materiel Command organization and an important national resource.

AEDC’s mission is to conduct developmental test and evaluation for the Nation through modeling, simulation, ground, and flight test.  Execution of the mission requires a large team of highly qualified and dedicated professionals from multiple technical disciplines to effectively accomplish the objectives of our test customers.

We are looking for a Civil Engineer interested in being a part of a multi-disciplinary team responsible for designing a new hypersonic test facility at Arnold Air Force Base, TN. The engineer hired into this role will coordinate with multiple departments on the project from concept to commissioning for this new facility, which will play a key role in hypersonic system development for the United States Department of Defense.

Job Summary:
This Civil Engineer will work with a multi-discipline design team (including engineers, drafters, checkers, etc.) to review vendor provided conceptual and detailed design, and originate complete design packages.  This will include development of detailed drawings, analysis reports, and specifications, as well as communicating the details of these design packages to the remaining project team (engineers, project managers, craft supervisors, etc.). 

This Engineer will independently perform straightforward to complex design and analysis tasks, lead teams in the development and execution of designs, as well as check design packages, participate in or lead design reviews, and mentor/oversee early career engineers.

Job Duties:
Some specific tasks associated with this type of work include (this is not an exhaustive list):
  • Develop permitting documentation and interface with associated stakeholders during permitting process.
  • Generate civil calculations and drawings to support development of civil design, including detailed site and grading plans, erosion and sediment control plans, stormwater management design, roadway and parking design.
  • Review and check work of other civil engineers.
  • Review vendor design deliverables to ensure contract requirements are met.
  • Provide technical direction and assign work to engineers, designers, drafters and others who assist in performing specific assignments.
  • Plan, coordinate and prepare civil specifications, scopes of work, bid evaluations and award recommendations.
  • Prepare and/or assist in the preparation of cost estimates and quantity take-offs.
  • Independently perform and check straightforward to complex analysis and design of components, systems, and facilities.
  • Provide engineering support to the appropriate craft workforce to facilitate maintenance and repair of existing systems. 
  • It is a condition of employment to wear company issued PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) in accordance with supervisory direction and company policy.
  • Perform other related duties as required.
Basic Qualifications:
  • B.S. degree in civil engineering, or other relevant engineering discipline, from an accredited college or university plus 3-5 years of progressive and relevant experience in civil design.
  • Current United States citizenship is required.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in leading civil design activities and interfacing within a broader multiple discipline project team
  • Active Professional Engineer registration in TN.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of major industry or regulatory standards and design criteria pertinent to the civil engineering discipline.
  • Holds an active DoD security clearance or has held a prior security clearance
 NAS is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minority/Women/Veterans/Disabled (AA/EOE). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Applicants with a physical or mental disability, who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, may e-mail their request to careers@nas-llc.us. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES to this address as they will not be considered for employment opportunities.
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