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Mechanical Engineer I (1570)

Company: Navarro Research and Engineering
Location: Richland
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Job Description:

Navarro Research and Engineering is recruiting for a Mechanical Engineer I in Richland, WA.

Navarro is a premier contractor providing high-quality technical services to DOE, NASA, and DOD. Navarro's success is based on our customer service focus and our well-known responsiveness and innovation. In all we do, either in corporate management or in our services to our clients, we seek for the most effective and efficient approaches to provide best value to our clients.

This position will support Hanford Laboratory Management and Integration, LLC (HLMI). HLMI is located in Richland, WA, and operates, manages, and maintains the 222-S Laboratory Complex for the Department of Energy. The HLMI members are Navarro Research and Engineering, Inc. (Oak Ridge, TN), and Advanced Technologies and Laboratories International (Gaithersburg, MD).

Job Description :

Support the 222-S Complex with mechanical engineering and other duties as assigned with general supervision. Performs a variety of engineering duties including, but not limited to: design, drafting, developing and approving work packages and Engineering Change Notices (ECNs), conducting field walk downs, developing specifications, performing and/or reviewing calculations, testing, troubleshooting, design/procedural reviews and assisting in the planning and execution of field work. Performs engineering work in accordance with applicable codes, standards, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of related engineering or project tasks. Demonstrates problem solving and exercise of judgment as required on advanced level work details and in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives.

Responsibilities :
Extensive use and/or application of technical principles, theories, and concepts. Experience with facility engineering and facility maintenance including compressed air systems, vacuum pump systems, ventilations system and other design engineering documents as assigned.
Prepare technical reports, review designs, plans and shop drawings. Perform mechanical analysis using MathCad, AutoCAD, Smart Plant and other software. Apply working knowledge of ANSI, ASME, ASHRAE and other mechanical codes, manuals and standards to engineering design.
Implement and manage Preventative Maintenance (PM) for assigned systems. Support the team planning process to develop work instruction to safely implement designs within the 222-S Complex. Oversee field modifications and acceptance testing and perform field work complete walk downs.
Provide limited guidance and direction to less senior engineering professionals. May function as lead specialist engineer on a task force or special assignment, coordinating the activities of the task force engineers from the discipline specialty.
Evaluate proposals and make recommendations based on proposed projects/tasks in area of assignment. May delegate portions of the detail work to less senior personnel.
Coordinate and work closely with other engineering, maintenance, operations, business and program management disciplines to define system specifications and requirements.


Minimum Qualifications:
BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering discipline and minimum 7 years of directly related experience including 1 year of nuclear facility experience.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:
Registered Professional Engineer (P.E.)
A Hanford Engineering Staff qualification.

Due to the nature of the government contract requirements and/or clearances requirements, US citizenship is required.

Navarro is an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

As a Federal contractor, Navarro complies with all Federal guidelines. Due to the current mandates on COVID-19 vaccinations, if you are offered employment, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment unless you are legally entitled to a religious or medical accommodation

Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
Short Term & Long Term Disability

Keywords: Navarro Research and Engineering, Richland , Mechanical Engineer I (1570), Engineering , Richland, Washington

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