AECOM Safety Engineer 1 in Kennedy Space Center, Florida

United States of America - Florida, Kennedy Space Center

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

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:

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

2) Design a portion or section of an analysis or design review.

3) Assist in generation of specifications and engineering data.

4) Assist in the preparation of reports and correspondence.

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

6) Develop, maintain and produce technical documentation and system/subsystem

specifications.

7) Interface with customers in design reviews and technical working group meetings to comply

with requirements and specifications.

8) Verify and comply with engineering documentation standards and test procedures.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelors degree in Occupational Safety, or related field and 0-1 year of job-related experience or equivalent. A strong background in applying occupational safety and health requirements in construction operations and system/subsystem testing environments desired.

A working knowledge of other safety program elements, such as personal protective equipment (PPE), fire safety, ordnance safety, electrical, arc flash, and lock out/tag out safety requirements, and OSHA general-industry standards is preferred. Strong, positive communication skills, attention to detail, good verbal and written communications skills, and ability to establish cooperative, sustainable working relationships with customers. Past or present experience with KSC safety programs and familiarity with launch complex and industrial areas is a plus.

Position may require travel. Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance. U. S. Citizenship required for unescorted access to assigned work area(s). Must be able to successfully pass a National Agency Check w/Inquiries.

NO RELOCATION.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Most positions involve work typical of office environment with no unusual hazards, occasional lifting to 20 pounds, constant sitting with occasional use of computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness, must possess planning/organizing skills, and must be able to work under deadlines. Some positions involve work in environments (e.g., shipboard, labs, outside locations, etc.) where mechanical equipment, weapons, etc. are being installed, tested, analyzed/monitored, operated, and/or maintained. Equipment may be loud and noisy or have exposed moving components. Such positions may involve routine lifting up to 50 pounds, regular handling, grasping, kneeling and carrying, and constant use of vision and mental alertness is required.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Preferred Qualifications

A strong knowledge in Occupational Safety preferred. KSC safety programs experience is a plus.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201617BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.