|Job Ref:||140069BR||Employer:||AECOM||Country:||United States||County/State:||Tennessee||City:||Oak Ridge||Address:||Post Date:||30/09/2016 11:45|
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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 NA.
About the Business Line
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.
AECOM is seeking a Structural Designer III to be based in our Oak Ridge, TN project office. The Designer is responsible for initiating and developing engineering drawings through completion for assigned projects for the Department of Energy (DOE) in conformance with the requirements, applicable codes, and design criteria established by the project's discipline engineers. Works under the direction of the Design Supervisor or Lead Designer.
Under general supervision, develops engineering drawings of moderate complexity.
Applies a solid level of understanding within a specific discipline.
Familiar with codes, permits, and software applications related to the discipline.
Understands the process of preparing designs and drawings using project specifications and discipline-associated written and verbal instructions in accordance with established design practices, standards, and procedures.
Basic understanding of Engineer's process of performing and verifying design calculations to support the overall project design.
Fully understands the purpose and use of vendor documents and reviews discipline supplier documents for accuracy.
Basic knowledge of the use of requisitions and the role of materials management.
Assists in the collection of data on manpower, man-hour, and labor costs requirements for design staff to aid in evaluating the budget.
Basic knowledge of cost estimating methods and performs material take-offs for the discipline.
Intermediate knowledge of discipline's materials costs and concept of cost analysis and forecasting.
Works to project specifications and discipline-associated written and verbal instructions in accordance with established design practices, standards and procedures.
Coordinates work with that of others in discipline group and other discipline groups on the project.
Prepares complete information for design details, bill of materials, etc., that can be distributed to other design or draft personnel for completion.
Understands project scope as presented within a specific discipline.
Provides support for customer's engineering deliverables.
Advises the Design Supervisor, Lead Designer or Supervising Discipline Engineer about status of assignment(s) with respect to schedule, budgets, delays and adverse problems.
Provides technical guidance and assistance to other design and draft personnel and is responsible for neatness and accuracy of work.
Ensures quality, quantity and completeness of the assigned design tasks.
Keeps proper files and records related to assigned design activities.
Continually upgrades technical knowledge and capabilities and pursues additional coursework and training.
Develops an understanding of the role of each of the other disciplines in Engineering.
Previous experience at a government, DOE or commercial nuclear facility highly preferred.
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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.
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