Design Engineer I

Position Overview

Under general supervision, performs Engineering job functions as assigned by management. Typical job responsibilities assist and support management in engineering design and development. The candidate shall have prior engineering design experience, 2 years preferred. The successful candidate shall have a B.S. in Engineering, at a minimum with an Engineer-In-Training certificate preferred. Job duties will include but are not limited to the following:

 Performs engineering evaluations, design analysis calculations, quality level determinations, facility change travelers when necessary

 Prepares engineering design modification packages in accordance with engineering procedures and programs

 Performs project engineering functions involving monitoring of progress and preparation of procedures

 Identifies and evaluates project issues and problems recommending and implementing solutions

 Prepares engineering specifications for components/equipment to meet design criteria

 Prepares bill of materials for facility modifications and initiates purchase requisitions of engineered parts

 Prepares scheduling, estimates, progress reports, meetings, meeting minutes, procurement documents, etc. necessary to support project activities utilizing professional engineering techniques

 Provides engineering details for drafting to prepare engineering drawings

 Performs research to analyze and validate design or theory concepts

 Responsible for technical ownership of assigned projects

 Evaluates operations and proposed modifications to determine compliance with engineering disciplines codes and standards, DOE Orders, and other applicable regulations as well as project/company policy

 Perform technical review, troubleshooting and day to day technical support for stabilization and deactivation projects, maintenance and operations, procurement, and other engineering groups

 Utilize vendor data and work with personnel from other disciplines, as required, for performance of designs

 Reviews, compiles and documents input/outputs for design modifications

 Provide technical support and engineering guidance to work planning group and review/approve work instructions

 Interfaces with other technical organizations to compile the technical information required to prepare the documentation

 Provides assigned technical or functional support to team members and other organizations

 Other job related duties as assigned

 Maintains knowledge of and demonstrates ability to perform work safely in accordance with all approved safety policies, procedures and applicable regulations and performs assigned duties in a safe manner

 Actively participates in Safety Work Groups

Working Conditions

Works in an office environment at a normal environmental restoration atmosphere (outdated and/or abandoned facilities). Potential exposure to equipment movement hazards, dangerous chemicals/solvents or hazardous and radioactive materials if proper safety procedures are not followed.

Ability to perform sedentary to moderate work, exerting up to 30 pounds occasionally, non-repetitive, up to 15 pounds frequently, repetitive; performing such activities as lifting, lowering, carrying, pushing, pulling, standing, walking, grasping, kneeling, stooping, reaching.

In most cases radiological training is required.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this position. Principal duties and responsibilities are intended to describe the overall purpose of this job.

This job description does not state or imply that the above are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to this position. Employees holding this position will be required to perform job-related duties as

requested by management. All requirements are subject to modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.

To apply for this position, send your resume to FRNPJobs@pad.pppo.gov