Fire Protection Engineer - Department of Energy (DOE) - CNS (EN)

Amarillo, TX
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Engineering/Design
  • Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Clearance: DOE Q
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Req ID: AIS00525

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Job Summary:

Akima Infrastructure Services, LLC (AIS), is actively seeking Engineering, Professional, Technical, and administrative support personnel as part of our staff augmentation team supporting the Department of Energy at the Y‑12 National Security Complex located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and the Pantex Plant located in Amarillo, Texas.Successful candidates will be employees of AIS, a premier government contractor charged with employing highly motivated and well-qualified personnel who can advance Y-12's core mission to ensure a safe, secure, and reliable U.S. nuclear deterrent, which is essential to national security. Though employed by AIS, the employee will take day-to-day direction and assignments from Y-12 staff employed directly by the security complex. Pay, benefits, Human Resources, and Employment Management functions are provided by AIS.Qualified applicants must be a US citizen, at least 18 years of age, and able to meet pre-employment requirements including any required physicals, drug screen, and/or background investigation to satisfy clearance requirements from the Department of Energy.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Services are required for a Fire Protection Engineer to work at Pantex performing work consisting of FPE calculations and facility documentation as related to HEPF, HPFL, Fire Alarms, Fire Barriers, sprinkler/deluge, and FHA/FFA assessments.

  • FPE calculations and facility documentation this engineer will be required to develop additional procedures used during field validations.

  • This work requires a thorough understanding of National Fire Protection Association codes.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS Degree in an engineering/technical discipline, plus a minimum of 5-20 years fire protection working experience.

  • Hiring level will be determined on experience

  • + Pre-employment Drug Screen - external applicants selected for this position are required to successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment drug test.Medical Exam(s) - Job related pre-placement medical examinations may be required for this position.

  • This position may require the ability to obtain and maintain a clearance from the Department of Energy. If determined as such, this position would be identified as a Workplace Substance Abuse (WSAP) testing designated position. WSAP positions require participation in an ongoing random drug testing program in addition to the pre-employment drug screen.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Candidates with system engineering experience and/or education are preferred.
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