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I&C Engineer - ML2

Requisition ID: 261634 

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Single 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Kennedy Space C 

Project Overview:

The ML2 Project is the design and construction of a launch platform for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The purpose of ML2, located at Kennedy Space Center (KSC), is to provide a launch platform for the Space Launch System (SLS), an advanced launch vehicle that will fill America’s need for deep space missions. ML2 includes many different subsystems that must operate and fit within the constraints of the structure and provide physical interface with KSC launch sites’ ground systems. 


This is a Short Term Assignment with an anticipated duration of 6-9 months. 


Position Summary:

The position evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering methods, techniques, procedures, and criteria, using independent judgment in making adaptations and modifications to design documents based on scope changes. Performs assignments, which have clear and specific objectives and require the investigation of a limited number of variables for an engineering discipline within a global business unit. Understands the basic discipline work processes.  Performs engineering tasks, within a discipline, having a degree of complexity. Participates in reviewing and checking designs, drawings, and data from the engineering team and suppliers. The position is performed under the leadership of a Control Systems Lead Engineer.


Additionally, the role calls for a candidate with intermediate knowledge and experience of using Rockwell RSLogix software to develop basic configuration of Allen Bradley PLCs to support FATs with the project Start-Up engineer. 



Specific duties for this position include:

  • Review of Piping and Instrument Diagrams (P&IDs) for various plant systems.
  • Generation of design and design change packages.
  • Revisions to specification for instrumentation and control valves.
  • Generation of instrument data sheets and material requisitions.
  • Design and review of digital and analog control logic.
  • Data entry to instrumentation, valve, and I/O databases.
  • Coordination of physical locations of instrumentation, control valves, control cabinets, etc.
  • Design and review of cabinet layouts.
  • Industrial control system (PLC) software programming.
  • Participate in supplier factory acceptance testing.
  • Coordination with other engineering disciplines and other functions.
  • Some travel to plant and supplier facilities may be required.



Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related engineering curriculum from an accredited college or university and 6 (Level 1) or 9 (Level 2) years of relevant experience. In lieu of a degree, 12+ (Level 1) or 15+ (Level 2) years of relevant experience.
  • Experience in the design of facility control systems.
  • Experience with instrumentation specification and selection.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Working experience of using Industrial control system (PLC) software programming – specifically RSLogix.
  • Current US Citizenship required.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam and making good progress toward being capable of passing the Professional Engineer (PE) exam for state registration.


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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