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Job #: R-00004676
Location: Richmond, KY
Category: Chemical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Job Description

Leidos has an opening for an Interdisciplinary Engineer in Richmond, Kentucky to support the Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (ACWA) programs BGCAPP Field Office (FO) providing technical input during the systemization, pilot testing, operations, and closure of the BGCAPP, including the Main Plant and the SDC.

Primary Responsibilities
  • The Interdisciplinary Engineer will review test plans, data and reports to verify that the demilitarization plant equipment will meet performance requirements.
  • The Interdisciplinary Engineer will perform document reviews, technical research, equipment walk downs, interviews, and provide technical input associated with BGCAPP activities to provide the necessary information for the Government to perform their oversight mission.
  • Technical oversight of operational performance, quality assurance, management controls, and emergency response readiness will be necessary.
  • This position may be required to perform duties as a shift representative. As a shift representative, the contractor shall provide technical input regarding plant operations including, but not limited to, the following areas: munition processing operations, maintenance activities, toxic entries, surety, security, emergency response, ammunition surveillance, quality assurance, and environmental compliance.
  • As a shift representative, the candidate may be required to work a 12 hour rotating shift.

Basic Qualifications
  • Requires BS degree and a minimum of 8 years experience or a Masters and 6+ years experience. 10+ years' experience pertaining to systemization and operations of a chemical demilitarization facility, or similar industrial plant, may be presented in lieu of an engineering degree.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license.
  • Must pass a National Agency Check. Must be able to wear Government provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), such as a M40 respirator.

Preferred Qualifications

Chemical demilitarization is a preferred qualification.

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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