PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
The position functions as the Electrical Engineer, providing OBO a full range of critical engineering and construction quality assurance and management and technical oversight of the Stockholm, Sweden Building Upgrades project. The incumbent is responsible for performing technical inspections of electrical, fire alarm, technical security, and telecomm/data work, monitoring the contractor's quality control program, and reviewing project drawings and specifications to ensure compliance.
Develops working knowledge of all technical requirements of project
Provides Quality Assurance for ongoing construction project
Reviews contractor submittals
Experience in assessing and responding to Requests for Information (RFI)
Evaluates proposed submittal substitutions with engineering implications; makes recommendations to the Project Director
Coordinates the development of Independent Government Estimates (IGEs) for modifications and change orders
Prepares Monthly Progress Reports and attends meetings summarizing project status, with emphasis on engineering
Other related duties as assigned by the Project Director
The incumbent ensures that the contractor is performing the required contract work in accordance with the design documents
The incumbent must be able to read design/construction drawings and be able to understand design narratives and calculations
Review engineering shop drawings and determine if the contractor has complied with the final design parameters
Observe onsite construction and determine if construction elements are being installed, formed, and executed properly
Responsible for performing quality assurance tasks, ensuring contractor's work is properly inspected and corrective actions take place, ensuring materials meet contract, reviewing contractor submittals for compliance with contract requirements, and resolving conflicts
Monitor the construction contractor's quality assurance and safety program. Observe onsite construction and determine if construction elements are being installed, formed, and executed properly
Monitor construction progress vis-à-vis the project schedule and submit weekly progress reports with recommendations based on the technical review of project documents and field inspections
Perform technical inspections of the electrical elements of the project, including a general working knowledge of telecommunication systems, fire alarm systems, and technical security systems
The incumbent must understand and be able to interpret drawings in his/her discipline and have a basic understanding of the principals of his/her engineering discipline and how it fits in with other engineering disciplines
The incumbent must be able to review shop drawings and submittals from the contractor and determine if coordination with other disciplines are necessary in addition to monitoring on-going construction work to identify problems or non-compliance with design or contract specifications
Prepares construction reports detailing construction progress and identifies any problem with the construction process related to the incumbent's area of expertise. After problems are discovered, evaluate contractor's proposed remedy. Formulate solutions for the Project Director/Construction Manager
Work on the Stockholm, Sweden project site construction will be performed to U.S. standards; the incumbent should have current working knowledge of acceptable products and procedures. Local codes and standards may also need to be reviewed for equivalency or substitution requests
The incumbent will review design documents (drawings and specifications) that the A/E prepares as well as perform quality assurance for the construction project in his/her technical area of expertise
MINIMUM SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:
An Electrical Engineering degree (Bachelor's or above) from an accredited program. A Professional Engineering License (PE) is acceptable in lieu of a degree
A minimum of seven (7) years of on-site vertical experience required on construction projects of similar scope and dollar value to the project supported by this Task Order
Knowledge of International Codes required
Candidate must have experience with building construction related to onsite power distribution for large buildings, transformers, switch gear, utility poles and lines, electrical panel boards, branch circuiting, lighting, and demolition. Experience with fire alarm systems, controls, telephone/data systems, and security systems is desirable
Experience in reviewing and evaluating design calculations and data from an engineering perspective
Knowledge of Microsoft Suite, i.e. PowerPoint, Excel, and Word required
Knowledge of Construction Safety regulations, i.e. EM 385-1-1, OSHA, etc.
Must have a Secret, Interim Top Secret (TS), or Final TS security clearance issued by the Defense Security Service at the time of consideration
Overseas experience is preferred
THIS POSITION REQUIRES AN ACTIVE DoD SECRET CLEARANCE
WORK LOCATION: STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
PROJECT DURATION: 12 MONTHS WITH EXPECTED FOLLOW-ON WORK WITHIN THE OBO PROGRAM
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