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Job #: R-00029605
Location: Des Moines, WA
Category: Structural Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

The NISC III program at Leidos is seeking a Structural Engineer to work in the Federal Aviation Administration Service Center in Des Moines, WA

This Structural Engineer will create and review designs and drawings as required for the alteration, modernization or expansion of FAA facilities to support National Air Space (NAS) modernization projects.

Specific duties for this position include:

  • Provide engineering inspection/site survey reports for FAA communications towers/ antennas and support buildings to include anchors, foundations and roofing.

  • Develop engineering plans for design or relocation of concrete duct banks, and fiber or copper cable pulls.

  • Develop Statement of Work (SOW), schedule, drawings, specifications, and cost estimates.

  • Project management including NAS risk mitigation plans, project schedules, resource requirements, and project closeout documentation.

  • Site surveys will require climbing communications/antenna towers for inspection.- Candidates with less experience will be considered.

Note: Relocation benefits may be available if not local in the area.

Typical education / experience:

  • Normally requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience.

  • Candidates with lower / higher experience are able to be considered at the hiring managers discretion.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Engineering experience with structural design, construction techniques, concrete foundations, duct banks, and project scheduling.

  • Proven fundamental engineering knowledge in steel, concrete and soils design.

  • Proficiency with Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD) software.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Structural or Civil Engineering or similar

  • Ability to obtain and/or maintain Public Trust Security Clearance.

  • Working knowledge and proficiency utilizing Microsoft Office applications to include: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Office and MS Power Point

Desired Skills:

  • Antenna / free-standing tower construction experience.

  • Familiarity/knowledge/experience with the FAA and/or National Airspace System (NAS).

Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500™ company aimed at embracing and solving some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Through science and technology, Leidos makes the world safer, healthier and more efficient.

The NISC III program within the Civil Group at Leidos offers an array of exciting career opportunities for professionals in the fields of engineering (fire protection, civil, power, electrical, structural, spectrum, environmental, construction) computer and database developers, project management professionals, instructional/training developers, air traffic controllers, aeronautical information specialists, terminal instruments procedures (TERPS), financial analysts, intelligence analysts, logistics analysts, and HR specialists as well as many other disciplines

Leidos is growing! Connect with us on LinkedIn and Facebook.

We value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, an exciting External Referral Program, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical work place. In fact, in 2020, Leidos was ranked as one of the “World's Most Ethical Companies” by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year.

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Structural Engineering

Leidos

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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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