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Project Engineer II – Eglin AFB, Valpraiso, FL (ID# 14196)

Cherokee Nation Management & Consulting (CNMC) is a versatile small business that provides advisory & assistance services in research, experimental development, technology implementation, and program management. CNMC has expertise in a wide-range of technical disciplines including engineering, environmental, information and asset management, along with a variety of physical and life sciences. The company is an integral part of the Technology Division’s portfolio of companies. Wholly owned by the Cherokee Nation, CNMC is part of the Cherokee Nation Businesses family of companies. 

For more company information, visit our site at www.cherokee-cnmc.com

The client is the 96th Civil Engineer Group at Eglin AFB, Florida.

Job Description:

Supports Cherokee Nation Management & Consulting’s client, the 96th Civil Engineer Group at Eglin AFB, Florida.  Serves as a Technical Expert and liaison between the 96 CEG, Architectural & Engineering firms, Eglin AFB customers, Construction Contractors, the CNMC project delivery team, and other key stakeholders.  Interacts with key stakeholders to identify project requirements, review designs/specifications, and provide feedback to the government Program Manager.  Executes project technical reviews of designs, cost estimates, and specifications for Facility Sustainment Restoration & Modernization (FSRM) and Military Construction (MILCON) projects.  Conducts quality assurance reviews during construction of facilities.  Interacts with key stakeholders to identify potential design deficiencies, value added opportunities, and resolve design conflicts.  Prepares reports of findings and provides recommendations to 96 CEG personnel.  Conducts Post-Award Construction support activities by facilitating meetings, developing technical presentations, and shall perform all required enterprise business system data entry for assigned projects, as required.  Personnel will participate in planning/design charrette activities; review/oversight of Contractor work in progress; and quality assurance/quality control and provide observations and recommendations to the Government.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Deliverables):

Includes the following (Other duties may be assigned):

  • Provide technical expertise and project management advice and guidance
  • Conduct comprehensive technical reviews of professional studies, reports, and analysis
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, architects, engineers, and construction managers
  • Define and Develop engineering project requirements and translate them into Performance Work Statements/Statements of Work
  • Prepare reports and recommendations for project sponsors and stakeholders
  • Advance concepts and approaches, reviews projects progress and results; provide project status to enable resource allocation decisions
  • Oversees the development, evaluation or review of plans and criteria for a variety of activities; assesses the feasibility of proposed plans, projects, and equipment
  • Coordinates and/or acts as a liaison between the Cherokee Nation client and their customers
  • Evaluate information against a set of industry standards
  • Simultaneously manage technical reviews of multiple design & construction projects
  • Plans and manages projects. Writes (or discusses) project plan(s), recommendation(s) and/or finding(s)
  • Conducts Quality Assurance reviews of on-going engineering projects and provides reports and recommendations to the client
  • Evaluates information against a set of standards
  • Performs other job related duties as required.

Supervisory/Management Authority:

This position does not have management authority or supervisory capacity

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any Engineering discipline; Master’s Degree is desirable
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in design and construction activities
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Florida is highly desirable
  • Experience with design and construction of high-interest, high-visibility Air Force projects is highly desirable
  • Project Management Professional certification is highly desirable

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  (example: specific software, soft skills, etc. – This gets deleted)

  • Excellent communication skills both oral, visual and written
  • Experience with MS Project, AutoCADD, Primavera, and Visio a plus
  • Ability to successfully pass drug screening and a federal background check is required
  • Ability to read, interpret, and analyze technical designs and drawings is required
  • Experience and understanding of the military design and construction process.
  • Experience and understanding that includes all aspects of acquisition and project execution as a design/construction agent.
  • Ability to simultaneously manage technical reviews of multiple design & construction projects
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to positively react to changes in directions, and filter out unnecessary tasks
  • Outstanding interaction skills, tact, and team building skills
  • Must use logic to analyze or identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts associated with information or data to draw conclusions

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Regular field activities include project site surveys and construction site visits.

 

With $400 million in annual revenue, 20% growth per year, approximately 950+ active contracts serving 60+ government agencies in 25 countries, 47 states, 2 territories and 2000+ employees, Cherokee Nation Businesses’ (CNB) group of Federal Contracting Section 8(a) companies is well positioned to deliver expertise needed to solve complex technical issues. Federal Solutions provides an array of services for 12 of the 15 cabinet-level departments and agencies – from applications and data services to cybersecurity and national defense.

Why consider Cherokee Nation and our Federal Solutions business? Here are some great resources highlighting what we do and compelling reasons for joining our team!

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/Pages/home.aspx

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/careers/Pages/home.aspx

http://cherokeenationbusinesses.com/federalSolutions/Pages/overview.aspx

 

 

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, gender identity and sexual orientation. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please copy and paste the links to the following two sites: EEO Statement | EEO Poster

If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may email “CNB.Compliance@cn-bus.com” for assistance. This email address is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the application process or status.

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We maintain an Affirmative Action Plan for the purpose of proactively seeking employment and advancement for qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Upon request, we will schedule time to make our Affirmative Action Plan accessible. If you are interested, please submit a written request with the email subject line: 2018 Request to View Affirmative Action Plan to the Compliance Administrator at “CNB.Compliance@cn-bus.com” This email box is not for resumes or follow up on job applications.