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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Basic Mechanical Engineer
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Job Description

Basic Mechanical Engineer Huntsville, AL

You always bring your "A" game

You have a boundless commitment to accomplishing the task. You insist on always doing your best, and there's no allowance for second best. You keep at it until you know that your best work has been done. Our organization also operates at that level and our culture is consistent with those standards. We will supply you with the tools you need, from people to resources to infrastructure, to get your job done.

Parsons is seeking a Basic Mechanical Engineer to support Directorate wide mechanical integration and operations functions and assist with mechanical planning, design, construction, acquisition, contract management, and mechanical cost estimating and analysis for the Facilities, MILCON, and Environmental Management Directorate, Missile Defense Agency (MDA). Supports facility mechanical designs and construction project teams, and on-site mechanical activities. Assists with analysis of mechanical tasking requirements, mechanical scope and objectives, mechanical Plans of Action and Milestones (POAMs), and assists with relevant mechanical research. Assists with developing supporting mechanical documents such as briefings, information papers, and reports for facilities and infrastructure. Assists with integrated baseline reviews, project change management and acquisition reviews. Assists with the coordination with internal and external personnel, drafts mechanical documents, assists with staffing through appropriate offices to obtain approvals. Travel up to 4 weeks per quarter as required, both CONUS and OCONUS.


* Familiarity with mechanical engineering systems.
* Provide facilities mechanical engineering technical support. Support facilities mechanical planning, programming, design, construction and equipment installation for required BMDS facilities and infrastructure.
* Assist with research, review, and recommending changes to support the implementation of mechanical upgrades.
* Support Special Studies and Analysis. Assist in troubleshooting of mechanical problems. Assist with mechanical commissioning.
* Assist in preparation and updates of mechanical policy documentation.
* Assist with mechanical planning, conducting, and responding to internal and external tasks.
* Draft mechanical technical responses, programmatic documentation, and/or presentations.
* Assist with preparing and coordinating responses and supporting documentation, and securing approval.
* Assist in decision documentation preparation such as briefings and supporting materials (white papers, fact sheets, status reports, progress reports, courses of action, gap analysis, and information papers) that support life-cycle mechanical management of MDA facilities, infrastructure, and environmental activities.
* Other mechanical support as needed.


* Entry level position requiring 0-2+ years of mechanical engineering experience
* Bachelor's Degree
* Experience with MILCON Projects a plus
* Experience with: United States Corps of Engineers (USACE) and/or Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) a plus
* Familiarity with Sustainment, Restoration, and Modernization mechanical project requirements a plus
* Understanding of the application of funding for MILCON and sustainment projects a plus
* Proficiency with MS Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
* Ability to obtain a Secret clearance

Parsons has been a leader, innovator, and change agent for 75 years. Over this period, our industry has undergone continual change and we have been, and continue to be, proactive in taking advantage of the opportunities presented by change. The pace of adaptation of transformational technologies such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing, robotics, and big data analytics in our markets offers Parsons exciting opportunities to solve complex challenges for our customers in new and different ways.

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