Vectrus Civil Engineer in Texas

This position description is subject to change atany time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.


CE prepares project design drawings,specifications, schedules, and cost estimates for facility and infrastructureprojects for construction. Responsible for ensuring project designs meetcustomer’s requirements and adhere to all applicable code requirements andindustry standards. Directs inspectors in construction management activities.Provides leadership and mentoring to subordinate engineers and associateengineers. Develops engineering standards for installation facilitiesconstruction. Evaluates plans/criteria and completes special analysessupporting engineering efforts accomplished by others. Liases with customersand supervisors to plan, manage, design, and supervise the construction ofprojects in a customer oriented manner.

* MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES: * Pleaselist by order of priority and, if possible, provide the percentage of timespent on the activity all should equal 100%.

1.Developplans for installation of systems, utilization of facilities, or constructionof structures that comply with programmed scope and costs. Determine workclassification of project scope and work with contract programmer on issuesarising from such determinations.(50%)

2.Draft/supervisedrafting of detailed plans and construction documents. Assure drawings areprepared in compliance with appropriate drawing (tri-service) standards.Prepare detailed statements of work for construction projects.(20%)

3.Conferwith customer/supervisor to determine project details, such as scope of work,timing of work, phasing requirements, plan preparation, acceptance issues,special conditions, or other matters.(10%)

4.Participatein contract solicitation, bid review, award, and pre-work activities. Assurecontract documents (e.g. signed drawings, purchase requests, submittallistings, etc) are promptly prepared, executed and delivered.(10%)

5.Provideinput to the base Community Planner in development of the General Plan. Collaboratewith the Community Planner, Planner/Programmer and shop craftsmen in developinglong range infrastructure plans. Provides expertise in prioritiazation of workin preparing those plans.(5%)

6.Determinematerial quantities, labor requirements and other factors, and sucj informationin preparing detailed, accurate projections of construction costs. Preparedocuments presenting costs for use in programming projects, preparing budgetingplans, and assessing validity of contractor bids.(5%)


Computer, multi-linetelephone.


Work conditionsrange from an office environment where there is little or no physicaldiscomfort to a flight line environment where inclement weather may subject theindividual to severe changes in temperature, wind, rain, etc. May be requiredto work in areas where high noise hazards prevail. May be exposed to fumes,airborne particles, and electrical shock hazards.


Activities rangefrom an office environment with extended sitting demands to a flight lineenvironment with climbing, standing, stooping, bending, pushing, kneeling,stretching, and walking demands. May occassionallly be required to lift objectswhose weight exceeds 30 pounds.


* Education/Certifications * : One year related experience may be substituted forone year of education, if degree is required.

Bachelor of Science Degree or higher in Civil Engineering.PE or EIT with the ability to obtain Professional Engineering Licensure inTexas either by reciprocity or examination within 60 days. Able to qualify fora SECRET security clearance.

* Experience * :

5 years design experience grading, airfield& street improvements, hydrology & hyrdraulics and undergroundutilities preferred.

AutoCAD Civil 3D software experiencepreferred. Airforce or DoD experience preferred.

* Skills * :

Possess Analytical abilities necessary tohandle extremely complex administrative, organizational, and contract matters.Basic knowledge of computers – able to input and extract data, preparebriefings, transmit documents. Possess excellent oral, written, andcommunication skills; able to address a variety of audiences. Attention todetail and execute on multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment. Able tointeract with customers and company employees in a courteous, professional, andeffective manner.



Job: Engineering

Title: Civil Engineer

Location: Texas

Requisition ID: PEN001409

Clearance Level required at Start Date: NACI

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.