AECOM Diesel Engine Subject Matter Expert in Norfolk, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title Diesel Engine Subject Matter Expert

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking an experienced Diesel Engine Subject Matter Expert to provide technical support to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center (MARMC). The position will be located at Naval Station Norfolk, VA

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Assess, install, monitor, and service equipment and systems at Company and client sites.

  2. Perform or coordinate test and evaluation, checkout, certification tasks. Perform validations/verifications of various mechanical and electrical systems.

  3. Design and write test procedures, critique system test procedures, and assist in the development of upgrades and enhancements.

  4. Implement engineering change instructions.

  5. Investigate system problems and provide white papers on the results of the investigation. Prepare recommendations and solutions on system problems to include alternate testing to verify change.

  6. Train others in the operation and performance of the system(s).

  7. Establish and maintain a filing system, databases and logs as needed for tracking project status and inventory.

  8. Direct on-site customer interface for equipment/system installation, testing, survey, fabrication, and other engineering tasks as needed.

  9. Comply with engineering documentation standards, engineering plans, system specifications and test procedures.

  10. Provide technical data and evaluation for components, equipment and systems consistent with engineering plans, layout and contract requirements.

  11. Serve as senior/lead technician and assist in the training of other technicians.

  12. May coordinate and supervise a team of employees for a given job with responsibility for scheduling tasks, monitoring, technical and employee performance.

  13. May support engineers in the development of technical proposal and provide input on the technical content and level of effort of the proposed scope of work.


Minimum Requirements

  • GENERAL EXPERIENCE: No requirements specified

  • Desired: Ten (10) years experience in the last 20 years in the operation, repair and maintenance of naval or marine propulsion machinery, electrical distribution or ordnance systems. A minimum of four 94) of the years should have been in a position of team leader or coordinator over a subordinate work force and involved in the physical maintenance and repair of US Navy mechanical, electrical or electronic equipment an systems.

  • SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: no requirements specified

  • Desired: Four (4) years experience within the last 10 years with 600 psi or 1200 psi steam propulsion, diesel propulsion or gas turbine propulsion and auxiliary equipment

  • at a minimum two (2) of the years should have been in the administration of the Navy 3-M and supply systems, OR

  • at a minimum four (4) of the years should have been in auxiliary and deck machinery, OR

  • at a minimum two (2) of the years should have been in the administration of Navy 3-M and supply systems

  • Experience shall demonstrate the individual’s ability to:

  • Work independently

  • Supervise technical personnel in performance of operation, maintenance, modification and repair

  • Provide OJT to technical personnel in operation, repair and maintenance (including us of test equipment)

  • Possess a current Secret security clearance

  • Position may require travel

Preferred Qualifications

  • Desired is a minimum of four (4) of the years in administration of the Navy 3-M and supply system

  • Current certification as a US Navy Fleet Diesel Engine Inspector (DEI), hold NEC 4312 and have a minimum of four (4) years of experience as a certified DEI in accordance with NAVSEA 9220.3. If retired from active duty, must have been an inspector in good standing with NAVSEA and successfully able to regain a current certification from NAVSEA within a month of starting.

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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Job Category Military Support

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191635BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.