AECOM Waste Handling Operations Engineer in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Business Line Government

Position Title Waste Handling Operations Engineer

United States of America - New Mexico

Carlsbad

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an experienced

Waste Handling Operations Engineer in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

The successful candidate will have responsibility for the operation and maintenance of equipment and systems under direction of the lead engineer or manager. Provide operational support to technician work crews. Maintain applicable operating procedures current. Initiate and develop corrective action plans for plant equipment and system problems. Provide operations input to engineering for plant improvements. Perform routine administrative duties, such as purchase requisition preparation and tracking, development of training material, and completion of operating logs/records. Oversee daily activities associated with the maintenance and operation of equipment and systems and ensure deficiencies are corrected in a timely manner. Provide operational support to other groups, as required. Develop and present technical presentations. Serve on various technical committees. Report to management any issues or concerns related to the integration of facility activities/readiness, environment, or quality. Reports to the Waste Handling Manager. Must be able to obtain and maintain qualifications for wearing all required PPE, including but not limited to respiratory protection equipment. Three (3) years of nuclear project experience (or equivalent) will be required in order to become fully qualified.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree, or

  • Associate’s degree with four (4) years relevant experience, or

  • High School Diploma or GED plus eight (8) years of related experience.

  • Five (5) years of Waste Handling or hazardous waste operations or similar prior work experience required.

  • Fundamental knowledge of plant equipment and systems operations and procedures.

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Three (3) years nuclear experience preferred. Full time related academic training may be substituted for two (2) of the three (3) years nuclear experience.

  • Knowledge of waste handling procedures and site standard software and network operations is a plus.

  • Previous WIPP experience is preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 163837BR