National Security Agency (NSA)
Facilities Engineer
At a glance
Location: US-VA-Springfield Map
Posted: 10/12/2017
Closing: 11/11/2017
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
National Security Agency (NSA)
Job description
ASSIGNMENT DESCRIPTION: Facilities Engineers provide engineering services in support of the design, acquisition, construction, operation, and lifecycle maintenance of Defense and Intelligence facilities. They contribute to major facility improvements, renovations, and the construction of new facilities. They also participate in all facets of lifecycle management and advise leadership on all aspects of facility management and the mitigation of adverse environmental impact.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The Installation Operations Office (SIO), Facilities Engineering Branch (SIOEE) located at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) Campus East site is seeking one (1) high-achieving, team-oriented Facilities Engineer to serve as a member of the Facilities Team reporting to the Branch Chief. The selectee shall:  serve as the Facilities Engineer responsible for processing facilities engineering information and managing the engineering information systems including AutoCAD, ARCHIBUS, and Builder; oversee the administrative processes involved with developing, funding, executing, and documenting projects for the operation, maintenance, repair, improvement, and renovation of a secure government agency campus; provide engineering information system and records management support to architects and mechanical, civil, and architectural engineers for building and site construction, renovation, and improvement projects; and, perform oversight of the project documentation efforts of the Base Operations Support contractor including review of project design drawings, construction drawings, As-Built drawings, and record drawings provided in AutoCAD format, Adobe Acrobat format, and in printed form. The selectee will support the NCE Site Manager in the development and subsequent execution of Operation & Maintenance (O&M), Facilities Sustainment, Restoration, & Modernization (FSRM), and Procurement Defense-Wide (PDW) programs and budgets for the NGA Campus East site. The selectee must possess engineering skills and knowledge of maintenance operations, facilities management and construction and be familiar with the latest trends and technologies to advise management on facility-related improvements that could benefit NGA. The selectee will work independently to plan and accomplish work assignments and exercise judgment in resolving normal problems. The selectee will work with personnel within and outside the organization or specialty area. Typical functions may include research, and analytical and technical/specialty skills, problem resolution, the delivery of effective presentations and briefings to small and large audiences, nontechnical and technical writing, planning and scheduling.
Job requirements
MANDATORY QUALIFICATION CRITERIA: For this particular job, applicants must meet all competencies reflected under the Mandatory Qualification Criteria to include education (if required). Online applications must demonstrate qualification by providing specific examples and associated results, in response to the announcement's mandatory criteria specified in this vacancy announcement: 


1) Demonstrated experience in the use of engineering information systems such as AutoCAD, Revit, ARCHIBUS, Maximo, Builder, and MicroStation. 
2) Demonstrated experience in developing engineering design drawings in AutoCAD format and construction documentation.  
3) Demonstrated experience in facilities operations, design and construction, and project management.
4) Demonstrated experience applying local and national building, life safety/fire, and electrical codes.
5) For Engineers: Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) and Engineer in Training (EIT) designation. For Architects: National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB) License or Certification.


EDUCATION REQUIREMENT: A. Education (educ): Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Eng) (including differential & integral calculus) & crswk (more advanced than 1st-year physics and chemistry) in 5 of the following 7 areas of Engineering Science (ES) or Physics (PH): (a) statics, dynamics; (b) strength of materials (stress-strain relationships); (c) fluid mechanics, hydraulics; (d) thermodynamics; (e) electrical fields and circuits; (f) nature & properties of materials (relating particle and aggregate structure to properties); and (g) any other comparable area of fundamental ES or PH, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics. -OR- B. Combination of educ & Experience (exper): A combination of educ in any of the areas listed in option A & exper that demonstrates the ability to successfully perform the duties associated with this work and which furnishes: (1) a thorough knwldge of the Physical and Mathematical Sciences underlying Eng, and (2) a good understanding of the ES' (theoretical and practical), which includes the use of the various techniques & applications to one of the branches of Eng. As a rule, every 30 sem (45 quarter) hrs of college work is equivalent to 1 year of exper. Candidates should show their combination of educ & exper totals 4 years. The adequacy of such background must be demonstrated by 1 of the following: (1) Professional registration (registrn) -- Current registrn as a professional engineer by any State, the District of Columbia/Guam, or Puerto Rico. Absent other means of qualifying under this standard, those applicants who achieved such registrn by means other than written test (e.g., State grandfather or eminence provisions) are eligible only for positions that are within or closely related to the specialty%
Facilities Engineer