ICBM Sustainment - Engineering I Mechanical (Entry level) Job
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Hill AFB, UT 84056, US
Engineering & Technology
BAE Systems is seeking a diligent and proactive individual with a proven high quality work ethic to fill an entry-level position (Engineer I – Mechanical) to support the readiness and sustainment of the United States Air Force (USAF) Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Weapon System (WS). The individual must hold a valid Mechanical Engineering degree from an ABET accredited university.
The overarching role of the Engineer I – Mechanical is to work closely with the customer, the United States Air Force (USAF), to apply engineering principles and best practices to optimize Weapon System operational service and performance.
The candidate selected for this entry-level Mechanical Engineering position will:
Work with a multi-discipline systems engineering team, write specifications, prepare and review mechanical drawings, and manage work to meet program schedules.
Apply mechanical engineering principles and analytical methods and techniques to:
Identify or evaluate needed or proposed modifications and/or replacements for WS components;
Prepare and be able to defend technical recommendations concerning any needed modifications and/or replacements.
Be able to create and interpret Computer Aided Design (CAD) models.
Possess familiarity in Finite Element modeling and simulation.
Possess familiarly with a comprehensive design process including conceptual development, physical design, support to procurement, engineering test, failure root-cause, and integration and support of product qualification.
Possess an understanding in the application of physical laws and principles of heat transfer, mechanics of solids and fluids, material science, kinematics, design of machinery, mechanical vibrations, and statistical based process improvement.
Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Consider safety in all aspects of work and engineering efforts.
Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status. This position is located at Hill Air Force Base in beautiful Northern Utah.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
- Must have a Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited program. Seniors graduating with an eligible Bachelor's degree in the Fall of 2022 may apply
- Candidate must be eligible to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance. The criteria for obtaining a clearance is set by the US Government. A current clearance is not required to begin work. Candidate must be a US Citizen
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