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Senior Planning & Control Engineer - Mechanical Engineer

Company: Scientific Research Corporation
Location: north charleston
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

The Merida New Consulate Compound (NCC) includes a new Consulate office building, MCAC, CCAC, SCAC, Utility buildings, Staff, Official, and Visitor Parking, Warehouse, Pool and Cabana. The NCC site is a 7-acre rectangular and generally flat parcel of land within a 60-acre mixed-use master planned community, including retail, office, residential, and recreational space. The site is a brownfield site as it was a former industrial land for steel manufacturing. It is located approximately 5km from the existing U.S. Consulate in Merida.

This position functions as the Mechanical Engineer, providing OBO/Merida a full range of critical engineering and construction quality assurance and management and technical oversight of the Merida NCC Project.

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Perform technical inspections of mechanical work, monitor the contractor's quality control program, and review project drawings and specifications to ensure compliance * Support and assist OBO/Merida ensuring the completion of the project in accordance with contract requirements * Utilize experience with Building Automation Systems, monitoring controls and disconnects, general plumbing, water/sewage treatment, power generation and HVAC systems * Ensure that the contractor is performing the required contract work in accordance with the design documents * Review engineering shop drawings and determine if the contractor has complied with the final design parameters * Perform quality assurance tasks, ensure contractor's work is properly inspected and corrective actions take place, ensure materials meet contract, review contractor submittals for compliance with contract requirements, and resolve conflicts * Evaluate proposed submittal substitutions with engineering implications; make recommendations to the Project Director * Monitor the construction contractor's quality assurance and safety program. Observe onsite construction and determine if construction elements are being installed, formed, and executed properly * Monitor construction progress vis-a-vis the project schedule and submit weekly progress reports with recommendations based on the technical review of project documents and field inspections * Perform technical inspections of the mechanical elements of the project * Monitor on-going construction work to identify problems or non-compliance with design or contract specifications * Prepare construction reports detailing construction progress and identify any problem with the construction process related to area of expertise * After problems are discovered, evaluate contractor's proposed remedy * Formulate solutions for the Project Director/Construction Manager

* Review design documents (drawings and specifications) that the A/E prepares * Develops working knowledge of all technical requirements of project * Prepares responses to Requests for Information (RFI) * Coordinates the development of Independent Government Estimates (IGEs) for modifications and change orders * Reviews and evaluates design calculations and data from an engineering perspective * Prepares Monthly Progress Report summarizing project status, with emphasis on engineering * Other related duties as assigned by the Project Director

MINIMUM SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:

* A Mechanical Engineering Degree (Bachelor's or above) from an accredited university * Minimum of seven (7) years of experience required on construction projects of similar scope and value to the project supported by this Task Order * Design office experience shall not count toward an employee's experience * A Professional Engineering License (PE) is acceptable in lieu of a degree * Overseas experience preferred

* Must understand and be able to interpret drawings in his/her discipline and have an understanding of the principals of his/her discipline and how it fits in with other disciplines * Must be able to review shop drawings and submittals from the contractor and determine if coordination with other disciplines are necessary * Must be able to read design/construction drawings and be able to understand design narratives and calculations * Must have current working knowledge of acceptable products and procedures, based on U.S. standards

* Knowledge of International Codes required * Knowledge of Microsoft Suite, i.e., PowerPoint, Excel, and Word required * Knowledge of Construction Safety regulations, i.e. EM 385-1-1, OSHA, etc

SRC IS A CONTRACTOR FOR THE U.S. GOVERNMENT, THIS POSITION WILL REQUIRE U.S. CITIZENSHIP AS WELL AS, A U.S. GOVERNMENT SECURITY CLEARANCE AT THE SECRET LEVEL

WORK LOCATION: MERIDA, MEXICO

PROJECT DURATION: 36 MONTHS WITH EXPECTED FOLLOW-ON WORK WITHIN THE OBO PROGRAM

Scientific Research Corporation is an advanced information technology and engineering company that provides innovative products and services to government and private industry, as well as independent institutions. At the core of our capabilities is a seasoned team of highly skilled engineers and scientists with multidisciplinary backgrounds. This team is challenged daily to provide cutting edge technology solutions to our clients.

Scientific Research Corporation offers a competitive salary, an extensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages excellence. For positions requiring a security clearance, selected applicants will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Scientific Research Corporation is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Scientific Research Corporation endeavors to make www.scires.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact srchr@scires.com for assistance. This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

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