AECOM Fire Protection Engineer 3 in Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148955BR

Position Title Fire Protection Engineer 3

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Tennessee

City Oak Ridge

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 a Fire Protection Engineer 3 to be based in our Oak Ridge, TN project office or on-site at project. The successful candidate will support a process facility project for the Department of Energy (DOE) which will replace many of the aging nuclear capabilities of the United States nuclear program. Primarily, work will be focused on cutting edge nuclear related projects. Generally functions as a member of a design, analysis or review team on more complex assignments or as a lead on less complex assignments. All Design activities will be performed and supervised by a licensed fire protection engineer licensed in the State of Tennessee.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Perform a range of design development, analysis or review tasks under minimal supervision.

  • Act as a lead on less complex tasks and responsible for a portion of a design or section of an analysis or design review.

  • Generate complete design specifications of more complex projects.

  • Coordinate and work closely with other engineering, logistics, financial, and program management disciplines to define system specifications and requirements.

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

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

  • Direct interface and liaison with customers at all levels from quotation to final design and test activities, design reviews and technical working group meetings to comply with requirements and specifications.

  • Conduct site visits, experimental investigations and analyze engineering problems, propose solutions and alternatives, and provide recommendations.

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

  • Support development of technical proposal and provide comments on the technical content and level of effort of the proposed scope of work.

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

Additional Information:

  • Relocation benefits are available for this position.

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Minimum Requirements

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from a four year accredited college or university.

Minimum Requirement:

  • Minimum of Five (5) years relevant engineering experience.

  • Proficient with 3D design software.

Demonstrated capability in the design and specification of:

  • Fire suppression system

  • Fire detection and alarm systems and equipment

  • Firewalls and barrier systems (including penetration seals, fire doors, and fire and smoke dampers, fire proofing material, etc.)

Proficient in the design tasks to include but not limited to the following:

  • Hydraulic calculations (using HASS And/or other software)

  • Sprinkler system design drawings

  • Fire Hazards Analyses (FHA’s)

  • Fire modeling calculations

  • Test plans capable in the development of design documentation including fabrication drawings, engineering analyses, strength of materials calculations, fabrication and procurement specifications and basic knowledge in the selection of materials.

Due to the nature of the work, all candidates must be US citizens.

Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy security clearance.

Additional Information:

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

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred:

  • Fire Protection Professional Engineer License preferred

  • Prior government and/or DOE experience

  • Familiar with NFPA codes, Building codes, Factory Mutual requirements and guidelines to satisfy Higlly Protected Risk (HPR) consideration

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.