AECOM Safety Basis/Technical Services Engineer I in Aiken, South Carolina

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149884BR

Position Title Safety Basis/Technical Services Engineer I

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - South Carolina

City Aiken

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Government

AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking Safety Basis/Technical Services Engineer 1 to be based in our Aiken, SC location. Perform a variety of engineering assignments in planning and overseeing research, development, design, manufacture, test, installation, operations, and maintenance of electronic equipment and systems and generally as a member of a design, analysis, or review team.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Perform design, development or review tasks in specific areas under close supervision.

  • Design a portion or section of an analysis or design review.

  • Assist in generation of specifications and engineering data.

  • Assist in the preparation of reports and correspondence.

  • Establish and maintain a filing system or databases as needed for tracking project status.

  • Develop, maintain and produce technical documentation and system/subsystem specifications.

  • Interface with customers in design reviews and technical working group meetings to comply with requirements and specifications.

  • Verify and comply with engineering documentation standards and test procedures.

  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in an appropriate engineering or sciences discipline from a four-year accredited college or university. Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, or Nuclear Engineering degrees are preferred.

  • 0-1 year of job-related experience or equivalent years work experience, post-graduation, in an engineering setting

  • Must have achieved a minimum 3.0 GPA.

  • Candidate must be eligible to obtain a DOE Q clearance and access to Commercial Nuclear Facilities.

  • Candidate must be able to travel on business as needed.

  • Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Requirements:

  • Master Degree in Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical, or Nuclear Engineering degrees are preferred.

  • Prior internship with URS-AECOM is strongly preferred.

  • Related course work or Experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Hazards Analysis – Experience in preparing hazards analyses in nuclear/chemical/oil & gas environments.

  • Fire Protection/Fire Safety - Experience in the preparation of written fire protection analyses that include one of the following topics: Fire Hazard Analyses, fire modeling, or performance-based design. Familiarity with the application, interpretation, review and/or assessments related to design requirement documents (e.g., DOE-STD-1066, NFPA 30, NFPA 101, NFPA 400, and NFPA 801).

  • Accident Analysis – Experience in using concepts from DOE-HDBK-3010-94 or NUREG/CR-6410 in the development of accident analysis related calculations in complex nuclear environments.

  • Emergency Management - Experience in emergency planning or preparedness in either the nuclear (NRC / DOE / FEMA-REP regulations) or chemical (EPA / OSHA regulations) industry.

  • Criticality Safety - Experience in preparing Criticality Safety Evaluations/Analysis reports or experience using criticality safety analysis computer codes (eg., SCALE or MCNP) with an understanding of criticality safety related DOE orders and standards, NRC regulatory guides, and ANSI/ANS-8 criticality safety national consensus standards.

  • Technical Specifications – Experience in the development or implementation of NRC Technical Specifications or the DOE Technical Safety Requirements.

  • Regulatory Programs – Experience in performing day to day support of the facility operations with respect to the safety basis documentation in compliance with DOE and federal regulations along with performing and reviewing Unreviewed Safety Questions.

  • Regulation Analysis/Licensing Documentation – Experience in the development, preparation, submission, and defense of licensing documentation for both NRC and DOE facilities. Knowledge and the ability to apply the NRC 50.59 process and the DOE USQ process is required.

  • Cognizant System Engineer - Responsible for maintaining overall cognizance of assigned systems, providing systems engineering support for operations and maintenance, and technical support of line management safety responsibilities.

  • Risk Analysis - capable of developing, documenting and defending probabilistic risk analyses in nuclear industry environments.

  • Good writing and interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform engineering calculations.

  • Ability to perform as part of a team.

  • Creative problem solving.

  • Ability to meet challenging deadlines.

  • Customer-focused attitude.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a background and pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • Relocation benefits are available for this position.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.