AECOM Watertight Closure Technician / Engineering Technician I in Norfolk, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Watertight Closure Technician / Engineering Technician I

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Watertight Door Repair Technician to provide watertight closure assessment and repairs on Coast Guard vessels. Work performed on Coast Guard vessels requires travel. The position will be based out of the Norfolk, VA office, but most watertight closure repair visits are conducted outside of the Norfolk VA area. Position may involve routine lifting up to 50 pounds, regular handling, grasping, kneeling and carrying, and constant use of vision and mental alertness is required.

Essential Responsibilities: Primary skills required are in water closure assessment and repair skills can be provided to candidates with some previous Damage Control training.

  1. Perform assessment and repair to various water tight doors, hatches and scuttles.

  2. Provide instructional repair for Coast Guard Damage Control Petty Officers.

  3. Provide assessment debriefs to ship forces.

  4. Support management, organizational and business tasks, consults as an SME to solve complex problems in technical areas.

  5. Provide expert technical analyses and advice in specific technical areas to support management, organizational and business decisions.

  6. Establish and maintain a filing system, databases and logs as needed for tracking project status and inventory.

  7. Direct on-site customer interface for equipment/system installation, testing, fabrication and other engineering tasks as needed.

  8. Provide technical data and evaluation for components, equipment and systems consistent with engineering plans, layout and contract requirements.

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

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 2 years of job-related experience or equivalent

  • Excellent communications and analytical skills

  • Working knowledge of computer systems and integrated software application programs

  • Position requires travel

  • Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship

Preferred Qualifications


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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 182225BR

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.