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Job #: R-00002018
Location: Des Plaines, IL
Category: Mechanical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 50% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Leidos Civil Group is seeking a senior Mechanical Engineer to join the National Airspace System (NAS) Integration Support Contract (NISC III) team. The position will provide technical support to the Federal Aviation Administration's Fuel Storage Tank (FST) National Program Office in areas of storage tank regulatory compliance and operations located in Chicago, IL.

Primary Responsibilities

Supports FAA Projects involving propane, diesel, gasoline, and waste oil AST and UST systems, inclusive of all piping and control systems. Performs operational and compliance evaluations of fielded and planned systems in support of FST National Program Office initiatives. Directs implementation of FAA FST modifications Provides plant engineering recommendations and prepares engineering designs to assure fuel systems meet NAS operational standards. Provides subject matter expertise regarding configuration, component selection and placement, and risk mitigation for operation of tank systems. Prepares and maintains documentation supporting system designs, specifications, procedures, drawings

and project manuals.

Basic Qualifications

Requires deep understanding of and ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts of technical domain and has broad understanding of other related specialty areas.

Typically requires BS and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant work experience at a professional level in the specialized fields related to fuel storage system operations with demonstrated experience in assessments and

remedial actions under environmental regulatory requirements or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.

Candidates with varied levels of fuels experience will be considered. Computer literacy is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience with FAA fuel delivery systems is desired.

External Referral Bonus:
Eligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
None

Travel:
Yes, 50% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Mechanical Engineering

2000

Civil
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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