The Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) Operations Engineering Support Team is seeking a Transportation and Logistics engineer. As a member of the transportation team you will develop comprehensive operation procedures and work instructions supporting transportation and heavy-lift operations for critical and non-critical spaceflight hardware in support of the Marshall Space Flight Center. Duties will include interfacing with the hardware owners and stakeholders to identify critical requirements for the handling of sensitive hardware, conducting field site-visits as needed, developing the operations procedures and then reconciling review comments and finalizing the procedures. You will also have the opportunity to grow into the role of Move Manager and be responsible for directing implementation of the procedures. Additional duties will require identifying appropriate safety controls to prevent injury of personnel or damage to hardware, specifying equipment and personnel required for each specific job, and interacting with internal team members and NASA staff as required during the course of the work.
The Jacobs Space Exploration Group (JSEG) offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally within a framework of strong leadership, competitive compensation, and rewarding career paths. Come join our team on the Engineering Services and Science Capability Augmentation (ESSCA) contract whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations!
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Degree in Mechanical, Civil, or Aerospace Engineering or related technical field is required. Degree from an ABET-accredited university is preferred. Typically, educational requirements are the equivalent of a Ph.D. with a minimum 4 years of experience; Masters with at least 8 years of experience, or a BS with at least 10 years of experience.
Required Experience / Skills:
- Excellent Written and Oral Communication Skills
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office products such as PowerPoint, Excel, and Word
- Ability to work in a teaming environment
- Ability to travel to other NASA centers and contractor locations (<20%)
Proficiency with Creo Elements/Pro (Pro/E) 3-D modeling and 2-D drafting highly desired
Office environment. Requires ability to provide clear, concise, accurate and timely communication, both verbally and in writing (100%). Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers, management, and client (100%).
Requires sitting for extended periods of time in meetings with peers, management, and with our client at NASA facilities to discuss technical issues (10%). Also, requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk to write reports and perform engineering tasks (80%). Requires ability to use stairs or elevators for access between floors and multiple buildings at NASA and Jacobs facilities (10%).
Equipment and Machines
Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, fax machine, copier, calculator, and other general office equipment (100%).
Normal workday is from 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday. This team works a 4-9-80 schedule generally off every other Friday due to building closure. Minimal overtime may be required (10%) to meet schedule milestones and to support technical demands of the job. Regular attendance is a necessity and adequate arrangements for delegating duties during absences are required.
Other Essential Functions
The ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and to make rational decisions, and to exercise good judgment is essential (100%). Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.
Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required.