Las Vegas, Nevada

Job Summary

Electrical Engineer is responsible for a variety of engineering tasks in the initial planning RFP development, proposal technical review, design/submittal review, construction phases of capital projects. Interacts with planners/estimators/project managers, project control supervisors, department managers, functional managers, O&M shop lead, other disciplines, construction inspectors, various project support groups, real property, facility condition assessors' subcontractors, vendors, and customer representatives as appropriate on an assigned projects.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Working and in-depth experience with power electrical equipment such as transformers, generators, Main Distribution panels, Automatic/Manual Transfer Switches, Switchgears, electrical conduits, feeders, fire alarm panels, telecommunication, SCADA and all other relevant electrical components.
  • Develop Statement of Work, Price Schedule, Independent Cost Estimate, and Request for Proposal Packages for Electrical Capital Project for new or existing facility upgrades.
  • Review Electrical and multipipeline RFP packages for technical adequacy compliance for government initial Statement of Objectives and basis of design.
  • Advises the Supervising Discipline Planner/Estimator Project Manager about status of assignment(s) with respect to schedule, budgets, delays, and adverse problems.
  • May be responsible for job planning to include task and work instructions, cost estimates, man hour requirements, scheduling, and material requirements on Work Orders received.
  • Provide input to management regarding problems such as shortages, design changes, backlogs, and the like.
  • Participate as Electrical Discipline Subject Matter Expert in variety of meeting such as scope development field verification with customer, bid walk, kick off meeting, pre-construction meeting, and final inspection among others.
  • To be well rounded and seasoned on initial project planning through execution/construction phase and final commission and start-up.
  • Ensures quality, quantity, and completion of the assigned engineering tasks.
  • Plans and schedules engineering efforts associated with assigned project.
  • Understands and uses computer software and applications associated with engineering assignments.
  • Continually upgrades technical knowledge and capabilities and pursues additional coursework and training.
  • Able to use vendor documents as reference for assigned tasks and can review the discipline's supplier documents for accuracy.
  • Under general direction, completes engineering assignments of moderate to advanced complexity.
  • Fully understands and assists with the preparation of project scope within a specific discipline.
  • Fully understands business development concepts and methods and provides support to proposals.
  • Fully understands UFGS, UFC, IBC, NEC, NFPA life safety codes and other general and electrical code for the military facility installation for new and renovation capital projects.
  • Fully versed with and can check the work sequence, general content and the methods used to generate specifications for the purchase of material, equipment, systems, services, or construction within a specific discipline.
  • Fully versed with the process of preparing and checking of calculations within a specific discipline.
  • Fully versed in the collection and/or evaluation of data and information regarding technical and economic factors including physical, chemical, environmental, maintenance, operational, regulatory, constructability, and/or schedule factors relating to a specific subject within a discipline.
  • Reviews, advises, and provide technical advice to contract office on the general contractor's RFP/RFQ bid proposals packages and purchase orders.
  • Assists with the development of manpower, man-hour, and labor cost requirements for a project and can monitor them to aid in evaluating budget limitations.
  • Takes the lead on estimating tasks and performs material take-offs for a specific discipline.
  • Has an advanced level of knowledge of discipline's material costs and of cost and forecasting.
  • Understands the planning and scheduling of engineering tasks within a specific discipline.
  • Can integrate all project functional requirements into a complete project plan.
  • May provide technical guidance to less experienced engineering staff.
Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor of Science degree in an appropriate electrical engineering discipline from a four year accredited college or university. Combination of education, training, and experience may be substituted in lieu of degree. Minimum Experience: 7+ years of experience in a US military base or power industry required. PE License and/or PMP certificate preferred but it is not mandatory. Good oral and written communication skills; working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required. Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance. Position may require travel. Must possess a valid state issued driver's license.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Typical office environment with no unusual hazards, occasional lifting to 20 pounds, constant sitting while using the computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness, must possess planning/organizing skills, and must be able to work under deadlines. Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance. Position may require travel.

Preferred Qualifications

PE License and/or PMP certificate preferred but it is not mandatory.

Las Vegas, Nevada

Amentum brings industry-best expertise, processes, and technology to ensure the availability and reliability of our Government and commercial clients’ vital facilities and equipment. We apply our culture of excellence to operate, maintain, and manage your global assets and complex supply chains to meet modern challenges at home and abroad. You get the confidence that comes from a partner with on a century-long heritage of unrelenting dedication to our clients’ missions across the DoD, civilian agencies, and the IC.

We are looking for skilled Veterans interested in continuing your career in aviation, global logistics, IT and Network support, and also unmanned systems. 

We currently have positions open nationwide and globally to include: Kuwait, Iraq, and other overseas locations!

Amentum’s skilled workforce lives with outcomes rather than just works on them. Our employees hold the most sought-after certifications in the industry, including Program Management Professional (PMP), IT/Cyber, ITIL, and Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Our teams who maintain and modify vehicles, aircraft, and weapons systems work within disciplined environments certified to AS9001D, ISO 9001:2015, AS9110B, and AS9100C standards.

Whether it’s managing facilities supporting the IC’s classified missions, operating UAVs that protect our soldiers, or maintaining military equipment at remote bases abroad, Amentum has the experience, passion, and commitment to meet your critical needs.

What happens after I apply? 

First, you will want to ensure your RecruitMilitary profile is up to date, and you also have the most up to date resume to provide. Once you apply for the role you will be re-directed to complete your employment application on Amentum's career site. Once you complete that application a recruiter will review your skills and qualifications and reach out to you about the role as appropriate. 



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