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Control Systems Engineer

Company: Bechtel
Location: Oak Ridge
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Requisition ID: 242979Requisition Posting End Date: 11/23/2021Project OverviewBechtel National, Inc. (BNI), Bechtel's government services business, is one of the top providers to departments and agencies of the U.S. and British governments. Its successes include many large, first-of-a-kind projects in government site management, environmental restoration, defense, space, energy, and national and homeland security. This position will provide support to the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) located at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.UPF will be built by 2025 for $6.5 billion and will be a first-of-its-kind complex for enriched uranium operations in support of Y-12 missions. UPF is one of the Department of Energy's largest investments in Tennessee since the Manhattan Project and one of the National Nuclear Security Administration's largest construction projects. When complete, UPF will: replace a 70-year-old facility with modern buildings, reduce operational costs and energy consumption, improve worker safety, and provide enriched uranium capabilities well into the future.The UPF project works on a 9-80 schedule with every other Friday off. Start times are flexible but the standard workweek is: Monday - Thursday from 7:00 am to 4:30 pm. The schedule on working Fridays is: 7:00 am to 3:30 pm.Eligibility for this position requires US citizenship; the successful candidate must provide proof of US citizenship in order to obtain badge access to the site. Candidate must complete security questionnaire and successfully clear site access requirements check. All employees are subject to and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of employment. Must be able to obtain a security clearance, as applicable.Responsibilities

  • Controls Systems Engineer I develops, reviews and coordinates documents with suppliers, other disciplines and customers.
  • Coordinates technical issues with Senior engineers.
  • Proficient with basic engineering deliverables such as drawings, specifications and calculations.
  • Knowledgeable of major regulations and industry codes and standards applicable to instrumentation and Controls.
  • Properly interprets and applies codes & standards and customer design requirements in the preparation of Control Systems design products.
  • Responsibilities include the following: marking up Piping & Instrument Diagrams and Logic Diagrams for control and instrumentation requirements.
  • Contributes to maintaining the project's instrument database using automated tools and has knowledge of the applicability of the information to be populated in the instrument database.
  • Achieves work process improvement and promotes continuous work process improvement.
  • The Engineer shall champion non-proprietary electronic data interchange and integrate automation technology where ever practical.
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities with emphasis on continuous improvement and team building, and interpersonal communication skills.Qualifications and SkillsBasic Qualifications
    • BS degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Computer, Electro-Mech or related engineering degree from an accredited institution or MS Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Computer or Electro-Mech Engineering from an accredited institution.
    • Position-related internship experience.
    • Must be a US Citizen.
    • Must be able to obtain a site security badge for access to the worksite.
    • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen and a background check for DOE security clearance.Minimum Qualifications
      • Hands-on Microsoft office programs and other computer programs.
      • The candidate has excellent written and oral communication abilities along with effective presentation skills.
      • Must be able to obtain an EIT 12 months of hire.
      • Must be able to obtain a Department of Energy Q Clearance.Preferred Qualifications
        • Familiarity with, course work, or experience relating to control systems in a least one of the following areas:
          • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)
          • Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
          • Control System Theory or Process Modeling
          • Control Valve selection and design
          • Industrial Control System Cyber Security
          • Process Instrumentation
          • Analytical Instrumentation
          • Human Machine Interface (HMI)
          • Previous Bechtel and/or DOD or DOE project experience.
          • Skilled in the use of Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, Access and PowerPoint.Shaping tomorrow togetherBechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we've completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.www.bechtel.comBechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.

Keywords: Bechtel, Knoxville , Control Systems Engineer, Other , Oak Ridge, Tennessee

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