Civil Engineer, Al Udeid AB, Qatar 06
Posted November 19, 2021 HR ageiss-inc.com
We are looking to place a Civil Engineer on site at Al Udeid Air Base (AB), Qatar.
Review and analyze preliminary and interim project plans and specifications for technical efficiency and adequacy.
Review and provide general oversight on Host Nation-funded project development work for new construction, renovation, and improvement projects for real property facilities, including utility systems, according to all laws, codes, guidelines, and criteria as required.
Interpret methods and approaches in developing project calculations, layouts, drawings, and specifications that support project objectives and standards.
Review and provide general oversight on conceptual studies and sketches that indicate pertinent project features, material, equipment, and specifications.
Coordinate all project phases with appropriate managers and staff elements, and maintain current engineering data for assigned projects.
Coordinate projects with engineers in other disciplines, operations personnel (e.g., Electric, Power Production, HVAC, Structures, Pavements and Equipment, and Utilities shops) and other entities to ensure safety, constructability, operability, maintainability, and all project considerations have been addressed.
Perform reviews of Host Nation funded engineering investigative services as requested by the AFCENT Program Management Office (PMO) including, but not limited to, electrical power studies, water and waste water flow and system testing and analysis, and HVAC testing.
Review as-built drawings at the end of construction
Maintain surveillance over construction contractors to ensure overall compliance with contracted specifications, schedules, approved drawings, and Statements of Work (SOWs).
Inspect construction for compliance and assist with resolution of differences between the Government and construction contractors.
Perform work in construction management, installation development, and / or Operations & Maintenance (O&M) functions.
Comply with health, safety, and environmental rules and procedures and perform work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work environment.
Assist in base master planning and community planning initiatives, and assist the Chief of Portfolio Optimization by ensuring new project requirements comply with current and in-work Site Master Plan (SMP).
Review and coordinate document preparation, implementation, and maintenance of the SMP.
Maintain the SMP in a current status and implement changes as the mission directs.
Review proposed facility siting locations and alternatives for compatibility with elements (e.g., noise, airfield and airspace criteria, explosives quantity distance criteria, aircraft accident potential, flood hazards, soil control, natural resources protection, etc.
and recommend approval / disapproval of waivers to assure SMP elements are adhered to.
Maintain correspondence and map files on all information pertaining to site approvals, base comprehensive planning, and airfield criteria waivers.
Represent the AFCENT PMO in all areas of community planning at meetings, conferences, and hearings and regularly represent the PMO in discussions with other Air Force units, other Department of Defense (DoD) service branches, and key Host Nation officials.
Provide quality assurance of Host Nation-executed surveying services and ensure integration of data from any source into the Geographic Information System (GIS) / AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012 databases, as-built location surveys, construction stakeouts, topographic, location, and boundary surveys, as needed.
Assist as a Military Construction (MILCON) / Special Projects Liaison with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) or other design and operating agencies as required.
Job Requirements :
Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering or a related field.
Minimum of four (4) years of design experience.
Professional Engineer (PE) license (civil engineering) is preferred.
Experience with civil design services including preparation of civil / site work drawings, structural evaluations and designs, and water / sewer designs based on existing local utilities and facility load and use.
Experience applying the DoD Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) and Uniform Facilities Guide Specifications (UFGS) to complex facility construction projects.
Knowledge of Federal, state, and / or local regulations and statutes, as well as Air Force or DoD regulations and documentation.
Experience with Microsoft Office, computer aided design and drafting (CADD) programs (AutoCAD), and project tracking programs (Microsoft Project), GIS, and other engineering calculation software packages to solve engineering problems and facilitate work.
Experience managing DoD MILCON or projects of comparable scope and complexity is preferred.
Familiarity with Air Force planning and programming rules and documentation.
Ability to fluently read, write, speak, and understand English.
Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret-level security clearance.
Successful completion of a National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI) clearance for a Common Access Card (CAC) is required.