1+ months

Civil Staff Engineer (FESS)

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Batavia, IL 60510
  • Job Code
    117416502


Job Description

Open Date: January 23, 2020

Close Date: January 29, 2020

We Are:

Fermilab is America's premier laboratory for particle physics and accelerator research, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. We support discovery science experiments in Illinois and South Dakota, and in locations around the world, including Canada, mountaintops in Chile and the South Pole.

Fermilab's Facilities Engineering Services Section builds and maintains mission-critical infrastructure and services from which high-energy physics research can be safely accomplished without interruption. We provide housing accommodations and logistics and property management. We work on projects that support all of the laboratory's facilities and experiments.

The Fermilab Facilities Engineering Services Section (FESS) seeks a highly motivated Civil Staff Engineer candidate to join the Engineering Department. Under general direction, the selected candidate will perform engineering tasks, which includes research, design, and development of small to medium engineering projects or portions of large projects in compliance with all applicable local, state and federal regulations, requirements and standards and all DOE orders.

You Will:
  • Under the direction of a more senior engineer or scientist, plan and perform research, design and development of small/medium engineering projects and/or portions of large projects.
  • Develop drawings and specifications for various engineering projects. Plan projects from inception to completion and bring project(s) to operating status.
  • Receive general direction on smaller/routine projects and more specific instructions for more complex tasks. Some latitude for unreviewed action or decision.
  • Research/propose solutions to engineering problems.
  • Independently evaluate, select and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria to assignments which have clear and specified objectives.
  • Serve on safety panels or review committees to audit the documentation provided for other project installations along with the associated engineering analysis, as required.
  • Provide technical direction and/or supervise draftspersons, designers, engineering associates or technicians as assigned to specific projects, or supervise junior engineer's dependent on assignment.

We Are Looking For:
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in architecture or engineering - civil, structural, electrical environmental or mechanical engineering from an ABET accredited institution.
  • 3+ years of related professional experience.
  • Ability to obtain FE and PE licensure from the State of Illinois is desired.
  • Experience in multidiscipline environment designing commercial/industrial facilities.
  • Ability to produce conceptual and final designs, construction documents, specifications, cost estimates and bid documents for small/medium engineering projects and/or portions of large projects.
  • Ability to perform design coordination of in-house staff and consultants.
  • Skill in the preparation and delivery of graphic and data presentations.
  • Demonstrated AutoCAD drawing production skills.
  • Skill in the use of word processing, spreadsheet and scheduling software.

Physical Activity and Work Conditions

Human Factors: Mental Concentration, Sitting, Tight Work Schedule
  • Ability to occasionally work outside normal working hours.
  • Ability to conduct field investigations.
  • Ability to visit and traverse construction sites for quality assurance, safety oversight and issue resolution.
  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally by commercial air carrier.
  • Human Factors: Mental Concentration, Sitting, Tight Work Schedule, Visually Demanding
  • Chemical Factors: Dust, Epoxies, Solvents, Welding
  • Physical Factors: Confined Space, Cryogens, Radiation Hazards
  • PPE: Eye/Face/Head/Foot/Hand Protection

Diverse people. Diverse jobs. Great science.
Fermilab is America's particle physics and accelerator laboratory.
Fermilab is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply.

PI117416502

<br/><br/><b>Job Description</b> <br><br><strong> Open Date: January 23, 2020 </strong><br><br><strong> Close Date: January 29, 2020 </strong><br><br><strong>We Are:</strong><br><br>Fermilab is America's premier laboratory for particle physics and accelerator research, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. We support discovery science experiments in Illinois and South Dakota, and in locations around the world, including Canada, mountaintops in Chile and the South Pole.<br><br>Fermilab's Facilities Engineering Services Section builds and maintains mission-critical infrastructure and services from which high-energy physics research can be safely accomplished without interruption. We provide housing accommodations and logistics and property management. We work on projects that support all of the laboratory's facilities and experiments.<br><br>The Fermilab Facilities Engineering Services Section (FESS) seeks a highly motivated <strong>Civil Staff Engineer</strong> candidate to join the Engineering Department. Under general direction, the selected candidate will perform engineering tasks, which includes research, design, and development of small to medium engineering projects or portions of large projects in compliance with all applicable local, state and federal regulations, requirements and standards and all DOE orders.<br><br><strong>You Will:</strong><br> <ul> <li>Under the direction of a more senior engineer or scientist, plan and perform research, design and development of small/medium engineering projects and/or portions of large projects.</li> <li>Develop drawings and specifications for various engineering projects. Plan projects from inception to completion and bring project(s) to operating status.</li> <li>Receive general direction on smaller/routine projects and more specific instructions for more complex tasks. Some latitude for unreviewed action or decision.</li> <li>Research/propose solutions to engineering problems.</li> <li>Independently evaluate, select and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria to assignments which have clear and specified objectives.</li> <li>Serve on safety panels or review committees to audit the documentation provided for other project installations along with the associated engineering analysis, as required.</li> <li>Provide technical direction and/or supervise draftspersons, designers, engineering associates or technicians as assigned to specific projects, or supervise junior engineer's dependent on assignment.</li> </ul> <br><strong>We Are Looking For</strong>:<br> <ul> <li>Bachelor of Science Degree in architecture or engineering - civil, structural, electrical environmental or mechanical engineering from an ABET accredited institution.</li> <li>3+ years of related professional experience.</li> <li>Ability to obtain FE and PE licensure from the State of Illinois is desired.</li> <li>Experience in multidiscipline environment designing commercial/industrial facilities.</li> <li>Ability to produce conceptual and final designs, construction documents, specifications, cost estimates and bid documents for small/medium engineering projects and/or portions of large projects.</li> <li>Ability to perform design coordination of in-house staff and consultants.</li> <li>Skill in the preparation and delivery of graphic and data presentations.</li> <li>Demonstrated AutoCAD drawing production skills.</li> <li>Skill in the use of word processing, spreadsheet and scheduling software.</li> </ul> <br><strong>Physical Activity and Work Conditions</strong><br><br>Human Factors: Mental Concentration, Sitting, Tight Work Schedule<br> <ul> <li>Ability to occasionally work outside normal working hours.</li> <li>Ability to conduct field investigations.</li> <li>Ability to visit and traverse construction sites for quality assurance, safety oversight and issue resolution.</li> <li>Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally by commercial air carrier.</li> <li>Human Factors: Mental Concentration, Sitting, Tight Work Schedule, Visually Demanding</li> <li>Chemical Factors: Dust, Epoxies, Solvents, Welding</li> <li>Physical Factors: Confined Space, Cryogens, Radiation Hazards</li> <li>PPE: Eye/Face/Head/Foot/Hand Protection</li> </ul> <br><strong> Diverse people. Diverse jobs. Great science. </strong><br> Fermilab is America's particle physics and accelerator laboratory. <br> Fermilab is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply.<br><br> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/m6D5jaTMwdEqhKlqsR6BJ"> <p>PI117416502</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-24 Expires: 2020-02-24

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