Section Electrical Engineer / Engr IV

Jacksonville, Florida
02 Sep 2016
27 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We are actively searching for qualified candidates for this potential opening in the St. Marys, GA area. We do not have assurance at this time that the position will be opened and when. This position is contingent upon contract award.

Jacobs Technology is looking for a Section Electrical Engineer.

The Section Electrical Engineer's primary duty and responsibility is to support Base Support Vehicles and Equipment (BSVE) functions within a limited access section. The Section Electrical Engineer shall have no other duties except those associated with Base Support Vehicles and Equipment (BSVE) functions within the limited access section. Anticipated responsibilities include, but not limited to: conceptual thinking; designing and developing plans, processes, and procedures; functional data and requirements analysis; complex system analysis; and documentation preparation for complex systems. May be required to supervise less experienced engineers. Requires expertise in Base Support Vehicles and Equipment (BSVE) inclusive of Weight Handling Systems (WHE), which consists of cranes such as portal and jib cranes; rigging gear such as slings and shackles; and associated equipment such as portable hoists and dynamometers; and Material Handling Equipment (MHE).

BS degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited engineering school, and five (5) to eight (8) years of related engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and four (4) to six (6) years related engineering experience or a Ph.D. degree and zero (0) to three (3) years related experience. Secret clearance required - TS/SCI preferred.

Minimum 3 years of Weight Handling Equipment (WHE) and Material Handling Equipment (MHE) engineering experience; Registered Professional Engineer preferred; Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional a plus; Experience in large Facility Support Services or Base Operations Support contracts within Base Support Vehicles and Equipment function desired; Experience in Maximo required. Knowledge of applicable codes and standards (Local, State, and Federal); Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Limited access complex, mostly office facilities and industrial plants. Duties will require access and entry within warehouse, physical plants, and construction/work areas where PPE is applicable (e.g. safety shoes, hearing/vision protection, safety hats).

Physical Requirements

Must be able to work at a computer for extended periods. Must be able to interact effectively with all levels of employees and customers.

Equipment and Machines

Computers and General Office Equipment (e.g. phone, computers, copiers, printers).


With the exception of approved leave and holidays, attendance is mandatory. Attendance is critical at all times to ensure response to customer requirements (100%). Overtime may be required. This position is expected to be on-site during all regular business hours as aligned with customer requirements. Position shall be available on-site within one hour of customer's request.

Other Essential Functions

Must take and pass a drug test and background check. Must have/maintain appropriate security clearance and pass Level I Security and Escort Training. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Must be willing to travel as-needed.