United States of America - Washington, Richland
The Fire Protection Engineer (FPE) reports to the Fire Protection Manager. The FPE is responsible for assisting in the implementation of and compliance with fire protection requirements applicable to Construction, Start-up, commissioning, maintenance, and operations activities of the Waste Treatment Plant.
This position shall be performed under the day-to-day direction, control and supervision of WTCC.
Completing and maintaining training as identified in WTP Fire Protection Program (FPP).
Implementation of fire protection program documents and tools.
Maintain expert knowledge in the field of fire protection.
Maintaining expertise in fire protection requirements and their associated implementing documents for Commissioning & Operations (C&O) activities.
Assessing implementation and compliance, identifying and reporting fire protection program deficiencies to the Fire Protection Manager.
Reviewing and understanding Fire Hazard Analysis for assigned facility/facilities.
Reviewing and understanding of assigned facility/facilities active and passive fire protection features.
Reviewing and understanding simplified process flow diagrams, system descriptions, system design descriptions, and facility design descriptions for assigned facility/facilities
Reviewing and understanding preliminary and final documented safety analysis for assigned facility/facilities
Performing facility assessments in accordance with WTP Fire Protection Facility Assessment schedule and procedure.
Periodic reviewing and coordinating with Hanford Fire Department to maintain Pre-Fire Plans and familiarization tours.
Performing and recording monthly facility fire protection inspections in accordance with inspection procedure.
Meet NFPA 25 and NFPA 72 requirements for a "Qualified Person"
Providing technical expertise to operations and maintenance personnel in the implement of fire protection requirements.
Performing final verification for hot work permits in accordance with Hot Work procedure.
Performing and recording periodic inspections of designated Hot Work areas.
Performing Technical Safety Requirements inspections, as necessary for assigned facility/facilities
Cross training to back-up other fire protection engineers in the implementation of FPP.
Identifying and implementing actions to promote improvement and correct deficiencies in the implementation of the FFP.
Assisting in the identification of fire protection attributes in the planning process to ensure work is accomplished in accordance with FPP requirements.
Mentoring junior level engineers and technicians
Developing and/or approving compensatory actions for impairments, deficiencies, and system restrictions in accordance with the impairment procedure.
Develop and maintain Personal Commitment Plan to Safety, Quality, Ethics, and Nuclear, Safety, Quality Culture.
Maintain AECOM training current.
Develop an awareness and familiarization with AECOM core values through the use of AECOM University. Enroll in "Learn our Key Behaviors (AECOM_CL_KB_001)" and complete the Key Behaviors overview and one module from each of the core values: Be the Role Model, Be Client Focused, Be Impactful, and Be Decisive.
Support the Waste Treatment Plant Nuclear Safety Quality Culture by emphasizing the values of safety and quality in the performance of work in order to protect self, others, and the environment
This job description is not intended to include every duty, task or instruction for which an employee is responsible. Other tasks may be assigned, based on business needs and the department supervisors request
(EFNM) Exposed Field Non-Manual
AECOM has joined with Bechtel to create an LLC, known as the Waste Treatment Completion Company (WTCC) to construct, start-up and commission the world's largest radioactive-waste treatment plant for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in southeastern Washington state. The project will use vitrification technology to process and stabilize 53 million gallons of radioactive and chemical waste currently stored at the Hanford Site which is a byproduct of plutonium-production during World War II and the Cold War era.
The project is the largest undertaking of its kind ever and one of DOE's most technically challenging cleanup projectsequivalent to building two nuclear power plants. Its construction site spans 65 acres and includes facilities for pretreatment, low-activity waste vitrification, and high-level waste vitrification, as well as an analytical laboratory.
Education: Bachelor degree in Fire Protection Engineering, Fire Science, or related degree.
Appropriate training and experience commensurate with the responsibilities of the position may be considered in lieu of a degree:
10 years related experience to the position and 20 semester credit hours in technical subjects related to the position OR Completion of 80 semester credit hours in technical subjects related to the position OR Successful completion of Engineer In Training (EIT) examination or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) accredited through National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) OR Professional engineer's license
Experience: Minimum of 7 years of experience in implementing DOE fire protection requirements (DOE O 420.1X) in accomplishing work at DOE facilities. Demonstrated ability to incorporate requirements into project implementing documents and in maintaining these documents current with source requirements. 1 year of Nuclear experience, full- time related academic training may be substituted on a one-for-one basis for 2 of the 3 years' nuclear experience.
Department of Energy, NRC, or Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program experience desired.
This position is located at the Construction Site (22 miles north of Richland) and works a 4 x 10 schedule, M-Th, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Must be able to work in the United States without Sponsorship
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Job Category Safety / Health
Business Line Management Services
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 209166BR
Clearance Required No
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.
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