Facility Maintenance Engineer
- Houston, Texas
- Annual Salary $110,000.00 - $130,000.00
- Job ID
Facility Maintenance Engineer job at Jacobs in Houston TX
Description, duties, responsibilities
Facility Maintenance Engineer
Location: Houston, TX
Job ID: ADV0002X2
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Are you passionate about human space exploration, understanding the origins of the universe, and working with a passionate and diverse team to make a difference? If you are, we need you!
We need your talent, teamwork, and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire people all over the globe. We need you to bring creative ideas and diverse backgrounds to help us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will enable the exploration of space while benefiting people here on Earth. We are excited about what we do, and we need you on our team as we take on exciting challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deep space exploration. Jacobs is NASA’s largest engineering solutions provider working together with NASA at centers across the United States.
We are looking for a Facility Maintenance Engineer to join our team with Barrios Technology, Inc., a JETS teammate company. Do you have the following skills?
The selected candidate will:
- Support Johnson Space Center's activities in support of NASA Crew and Thermal Systems Division (CTSD/EC)
- Plan and coordinate the maintenance of facility and its equipment
- Work in a team environment to analyze requirements from the customer and develop design solutions
- Design, develop, test, implement, and analyze technical products and systems
- Perform engineering designs and evaluations for thermal vacuum space simulation testing
- Produce engineering drawings conforming to JPR 8500 and other applicable standards
- Work with JSC Pressure Systems personnel to complete Pressure Systems Design Reviews
- Planning and coordinating infrastructure and equipment maintenance schedules and activities
- Prepare work authorizing documents (WADs) required to support the installation of hardware into manned vacuum/thermal vacuum chambers
- Apply engineering principles and techniques to create solutions to equipment, building, and infrastructure challenges
- Prepare engineering specifications, statements of work, and estimates for a wide range of facility related projects
- Prepare, submit & track all phases of procurement, inspection, fabrication & installation into manned chambers
- Familiarization with Cryogenic Fluids, High-Vacuum and High-Pressure Systems
- Coordinate and work with Mechanical Engineering designers, stress engineers and drawing checkers to complete detailed fabrication drawings
- Express good leadership qualities be highly motivated, well organized, and capable of working within a closely-knit team
- Perform other duties as required
Here’s What You’ll Need:
This position has been posted at multiple levels. Depending on the candidate's experience, requirements, and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates at any level for which this position has been advertised.
- BS degree in engineering from an accredited engineering school and ten (10) years of direct engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and eight (8) years of direct engineering experience, or Ph.D. and four (4) years of direct engineering experience
- Experience / Knowledge managing with the upkeep of equipment (pumps, motors, blowers, valves, etc.) related to facility maintenance
- Ability to coordinate with a multi-disciplinary team to trouble-shoot facility problems and determine appropriate corrective actions
- Must have a proven record of accomplishment of overcoming facility technical problems and independently identifying and resolving
- Must have a proven track record of overcoming technical obstacles and independently identifying and resolving conflicts
- Ability to organize and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines and schedules with limited supervision.
- Ability to respond well to the demands of working in a Thermal Vacuum Testing facility environment.
- Maintain configuration control for all facility systems
- Experienced in the following: MS Office Suite, AutoCAD, Inventor, Creo or other similar CAD Software package
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Familiarization with Johnson Space Center (JSC) organizations, processes, and procedures
- Project management skills is a plus
- Experience with NASA's Engineering Drawing System Manual, JPR 8500.4 is a plus
- Experience with NASA's Pressure Systems Manual, JPR 1710.13 is a plus
- Presentation skills are highly desired
Why Work on Our Team?
Click on the below links to view just a small sample of all that we do! Come join our team and be part of our future. We look forward to seeing you!
See What We Do
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In addition to exciting career opportunities, we also have:
- Excellent personal and professional career growth
- 9/80 work schedule (every other Friday off)
- Onsite cafeteria (breakfast & lunch)
- Much, much more!
For more information on our partnership with NASA at Johnson Space Center (JSC), please visit www.wehavespaceforyou.com
- Must be able to complete a U.S. government background investigation.
- Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which the position is advertised.
Generally, an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task.
Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods (90% of time). May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs. (5% of time).
Equipment and Machines
Standard office equipment (PC, telephone, printer, etc.).
Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical. Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements.
Other Essential Functions
Professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.
Jacobs Company Overview
Jacobs Technology is the advanced technology arm of Jacobs Engineering (NYSE:JEC), one of the largest engineering and technical companies in the United States. Engineering Services Jacobs’ engineering teams develop and sustain flight and ground hardware and software for human space flight. They provide critical services to the International Space Station, Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle, and development programs. Jacobs’ engineers perform flight systems analyses that include complex guidance, navigation, and control simulations. The engineering services provided are extensive—they include thermal, stress, vibration, and loads analysis and testing; communications and data processing; and failure analysis. Applications range from crew health and habitation systems, avionics and instrumentation, cameras, robotic systems, avionics and instrumentation, extravehicular activity tool development, and NASA Docking System and Capsule Parachute Assembly System (CPAS) development. Jacobs’ engineering teams also research and develop low–Technology Readiness Level (TRL) concepts into practical applications. Maintenance and Test Operations Jacobs is responsible for the maintenance of approximately 79 Johnson Space Center Engineering Directorate facilities and laboratories and the test operations conducted within them. Our highly skilled employees fabricate complex, state-of-the-art manufactured, mechanical, and electronic assemblies and support structural, environmental, and space-simulated testing with expertise that is required to certify space hardware, test vehicles, and mockups. Jacobs is also responsible for maintaining and tracking tens of thousands of pieces of Government-furnished property (GFP) and contractor-acquired property (CAP). The Logistics Section is responsible for the tracking and storage of hardware and material; shipping and receiving, and mailroom operations. Science Jacobs also provides expertise in image science and analysis, including photogrammetry, precision motion tracking, and imagery enhancement and restoration. Jacobs’ scientists inspect and analyze micrometeoroid and orbital debris (MMOD) impacts and design MMOD shielding. They include experts in the classification, processing, and storage of lunar samples, Antarctic meteorites, and cometary and interstellar particles as well as experts in scanning and transmission electron microscopy and mass spectrometry.