Title Construction Superintendent I (Plumbing Inspector) and Construction Superintendent I (Civil Inspector) Afghanistan
Location Afghanistan
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Construction Superintendent I (Plumbing Inspector) and Construction Superintendent I (Civil Inspector) Afghanistan

Supervises and coordinates the performance of field construction activities within assigned disciplines or crafts, and executes assigned scope of work in compliance with contract requirements, safety and quality standards, project plans, specifications, schedules and cost control estimates. Plans and coordinates supervision, personnel, material, and equipment needed to meet schedules and adhere to budget constraints. Establishes and maintains a safety culture on the project, ensuring that all personnel adhere to company safety requirements at all times. Monitors construction activities to ensure work efficiency and that quality and workmanship meet project standards and specifications. Ensures that subordinates are trained and knowledgeable of specifications and work procedures, that this material is being utilized to ensure optimum efficiency, and that work is being performed in conformance with specified quality requirements. Communicates project status, issues and requirements with site management and other functional leaders as appropriate. Manage any subcontractors to ensure their compliance with project quality, safety, and security requirements.

Construction Superintendent I (Plumbing Inspector)

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

High school diploma or GED equivalent and a minimum of 5 years directly related project experience is required. 5+ years of experience as a plumbing inspector or as a superintendent directing plumbing installations. Plumber license or certificate.

Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

Experience with progressive and varied experience in construction, technical, and engineering activities on large scale projects. Good interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent computer literacy and skills in MS Office Suite required. Knowledge of the concepts, methods, standards and practices of the construction industry required.

Preferred Qualifications
(e.g. Masters Degree)

Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred. Experience as a code inspector for municipality. Knowledge of other discipline trade work including electrical, mechanical and civil work.

Construction Superintendent I (Civil Inspector)

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

High school diploma or GED equivalent and a minimum of 5 years directly related project experience is required. 5+ years of experience as a civil inspector or as a superintendent directing heavy civil work, both vertical and horizontal.

Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

– Experience with progressive and varied experience in construction, technical, and engineering activities on large scale projects.

– Good interpersonal and communication skills.

– Excellent computer literacy and skills in MS Office Suite required.

– Knowledge of the concepts, methods, standards and practices of the construction industry required.

– Experience in concrete placement, steel erection, pre-cast, wood framing, grading, drainage and general building components and finish work.

Preferred Qualifications
(e.g. Masters Degree)

Experience as a code inspector for municipality. Knowledge of other discipline trade work including plumbing, HVAC and electric. Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred.

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Title Auto CAD Designers/ Fire and Electrical (AFGHANISTAN)
Location AFGHANISTAN
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Auto CAD Designers/ Fire and Electrical (AFGHANISTAN)

Job Abbreviation Title AutoCAD Designer (Auto CAD Designer – Fire)

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

Two-year technical degree, or equivalent education and experience, and 5 years directly related experience is required. Proficiency with AutoCAD 2009 and Civil 3D with Certificates of Completion (or degree in Engineering or Architectural Technology or equivalent)representing successful completion course-work in AutoCad.

Other Job Requirements

(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

-Excellent communication and leadership skills

-Exhibit thorough understanding of pertinent codes and

governing regulations and industry practices, etc.

-Must have had a prior AutoCAD designer-level position with

five(5)or more years related experience and skills to perform

design in multiple disciplines with minimum supervision.

-Six to ten years experience in a design/drafting office working

with various disciplines such as civil, mechanical, electrical,

HVAC, architecture and planning.

-Proficient with MS Office Suite software including PowerPoint,

MS Word and Excel.

-Proficient with Adobe Acrobat Pro (version 9.4)

Preferred Qualifications

(e.g. Masters Degree)

Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience

preferred. Experience in either Afghanistan or Iraq

 

Job Abbreviation Title AutoCAD Designer – Electrical Designer

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

Two-year technical degree, or equivalent education and experience, and 5 years directly related experience is required.

Other Job Requirements

(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

*Excellent communication and leadership skills

*Exhibit thorough understanding of pertinent codes and

governing regulations and industry practices, etc.

*8 plus years Consulting Designer position

*Thorough knowledge of Autocad 2009

*Work history on job sites working with the construction group

*Thorough knowledge of the 2008 Edition of the NEC

*Thorough knowledge of NEC/UL electrical materials, especially

Sq-D

*Some knowledge of the British Standard 7671, 17th Edition 2008 is helpful

*Some knowledge of British electrical materials helpful

*Ability to complete projects with limited assistance

Preferred Qualifications

(e.g. Masters Degree)

Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience

preferred. Experience in either Afghanistan or Iraq

 

 

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Title Operations Supervisor
Location Afghanistan
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Supervises an Operations team in assigned area of responsibility (FOB’s); may serve as senior Operations staff member at a small site. Coordinates and performs a variety of functional tasks as necessary to achieve operational objectives. Reviews and compiles operational data or information; prepares and distributes reports on operational status; maintains departmental data as necessary for analysis, planning, and reporting purposes. Confers with management to obtain data required for planning activities, such as new commitments, status of work in progress, and problems encountered. Supports management and leads team members in the development and execution of operational strategies, work projects and other activities. Provides input on the development and implementation of organization policies, practices, procedures as requested. Performs daily tasks involving project operations strategies and activities. Recommends measures to improve methods, performance, and quality of product or services, and suggests changes in working conditions to increase efficiency.

Vets4Heroes values the contributions of a diverse and inclusive workforce and is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

– Four year degree from an accredited college or university.

-Minimum of 4 years of military leadership experience as an Officer or Senior NCO

– Graduate of the Army OBC/BOLC or equivalent military education or ANCOC/first sergeants academy/SGM’s or equivalent NCO military education.

– Excellent communication and leadership skills. Excellent computer skills with various scheduling programs, MS Office Suite, and various databases.

Position may be located in a war zone in a contingency environment with harsh and dangerous working and living conditions, including lifting and carrying 25 pounds of personal protective equipment for extended periods of time. To ensure safety, health and security measures within the contract are met, all employees shall be literate in English (read, write, speak and understand)

Only Former United States Military Personnel interested in working in Afghanistan! JMO 03/4’s JMO O3E/O4E’s, Warrants, (NCO E8/9 Top Performers) who have completed 2-3 tours in Afghanistan or Iraq previously. Operations FSG’s/SGM’s-Battalion/Brigade.

(Minimum Bachelor’s Degree)

Bagram

Afghanistan

 

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Title Construction Engineer IV (Fire Detection Engineer) and Construction Engineer V (Fire Protection Engineer) Afghanistan
Location Afghanistan
Job Information

Provides construction engineering and technical support for one or more Construction Engineering disciplines within assigned units. Evaluates, selects, and applies construction engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using solid engineering judgment in making decisions. Supervises or coordinates the work of construction engineers, draftsmen, technicians, and other personnel who provide assistance on specific assignments. Provides clarification and interpretation of project design documents, contract / client specifications and construction plans. Supports material and contract management activities.

Supports construction activities and assists craftsmen and foreman with regard to construction-related issues identified on drawings. Assists project controls in assembly of work packages and provisions of engineering documents. Recommends solutions to field construction issues. Coordinates special field requests for engineering and / or vendor documents from contractors or other resources as needed. Provides input to as built drawing efforts. Evaluates and verifies vendor data and drawings from other disciplines. Supports the quality team in technical assessment of quality issues and non-conformities of construction. Receives and distributes project design documents to staff. Adheres to project safety requirements and encouragessafe work activity.

Construction Engineer IV (Fire Detection Engineer)

Experience
Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent combination of education and technical project experience, and 6 years of  directly related project experience is required.

Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

Good interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent computer literacy and skills in MS Office Suite required. Knowledge of the concepts, methods, standards and practices of engineering within the construction industry required. NICET III or higher certification. Experience in inspecting and troubleshooting fire alarm systems. Experience in designing fire alarm systems, including the preparation of construction documents. Knowledge of building and fire codes, including experience performing inspections and conducting / supervising tests. Knowledge of building fire ratings, fire alarm systems, flammable and combustible liquids including inspection of building systems.

Preferred Qualifications
(e.g. Masters Degree)

• Bachelor’s degree

• PE license; additional experience my substitute for the PE license

• AutoCAD 2009 proficiency

• Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred. Experience in Afghanistan or Iraq

Construction Engineer V (Fire Protection Engineer)

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent combination of education and technical project experience, and 7 years of directly related project experience is required.

Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

Good interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent computer literacy and skills in MS Office Suite required. Knowledge of the concepts, methods, standards and practices of engineering within the construction industry required. NICET III or IV in Water-Based Fire Suppression Systems Certification. Extensive knowledge of building and fire codes, including experience performing inspections and conducting/supervising tests. Working Knowledge of building fire ratings, fire alarm systems, flammable and combustible liquids.

Experience in the use of Discipline Specific software. Experience in performing hydraulic calculations. Experience and certifications required to design fire protection systems, including the preparation of construction documents. Experience in the evaluation of new and existing fire protection systems,wet pipe, dry pipe, preaction and deluge sprinkler systems.

Experience in the evaluation of fire pumps, hose standpipes, gaseous extinguishing, dry chemical.

Preferred Qualifications
(e.g. Masters Degree)

Bachelor’s degree. PE license; additional experience may substitute for the PE license. AutoCAD 2009 proficiency. Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred. Experience in Afghanistan or Iraq.

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Title Construction Engineer III (Civil Engineer) and/ or (Electrical Design Engineer) (AFGHANISTAN)
Location Afghanistan
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Construction Engineer III (Civil Engineer) and/ or (Electrical Design Engineer) (AFGHANISTAN)

Job Description:

Civil Engineer Provides construction engineering and technical support within assigned units. Evaluates, selects, and applies standard construction engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using solid engineering judgment in making decisions. Supervises or coordinates the work of draftsmen, technicians, and other personnel who provide assistance on specific assignments. Provides clarification and interpretation of project design documents, contract / client specifications and construction plans. Supports material and contract management activities. Supports construction activities and assists craftsmen and foreman with regard to construction-related issues identified on drawings. Assists project controls in assembly of work packages and provisions of engineering documents. Recommends solutions to field construction issues. Coordinates special field requests for engineering and / or vendor documents from contractors or other resources as needed. Provides input to as-built drawing efforts. Evaluates and verifies vendor data and drawings from other disciplines. Supports the quality team in technical assessment of quality issues and non-conformities of construction.

Receives and distributes project design documents to staff. Adheres to project safety requirements and encourages safe work activity. Reports directly to the Civil/Structural/Architectural/Mechanical Lead Engineer.

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

Bachelors degree in related field, or equivalent combination of education and technical project experience, and 5 years of directly related project experience is required. Licensed engineer with 5 to 10 years of design and construction experience, broad based engineering design knowledge with emphasis in site development, grading and drainage, roads, sewer collection, lift station, pumps and water supply.

Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

Good interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent computer literacy and skills in MS Office Suite required. Knowledge of the concepts, methods, standards and practices of engineering within the construction industry required. General knowledged of geo-technical analysis, structural design, mechanical equipment and power distribution. Must have worked in the field as a field engineer and have a thorough understanding of the challenges encountered during construction including material delivery, relationship with the various trades, and drawing interpretation.

Preferred Qualifications
(e.g. Masters Degree)

Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred. Experience in Afghanistan or Iraq

 

Electrical Engineer- Provides electrical construction engineering and technical support within assigned units. Evaluates, selects, and applies standard construction engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using solid engineering judgment in making decisions based on US Codes and standards as well as British codes and standards. Supervises or coordinates the work of draftsmen, technicians, and other personnel who provide assistance on specific assignments. Provides clarification and interpretation of electrical project design documents, contract / client specifications and construction plans. Supports material and contract management activities. Supports construction activities and assists craftsmen and foreman with regard to electrical construction-related issues identified on drawings. Assists project controls in assembly of work packages and provisions of engineering documents. Recommends solutions to field construction issues. Coordinates special field requests for engineering and / or vendor documents from contractors or other resources as needed. Provides input to as-built drawing efforts. Evaluates and verifies vendor data and drawings from other disciplines. Supports the quality team in technicalassessment of quality issues and non-conformities of electrical construction. Receives and distributes project design documents to staff. Adheres to project safety requirements and encourages safe work activity. Provides assistance to the Lead Engineer, as requested, in the areas of schedules, estimates, progress reports, meetings, procurement, activities, etc.

Performs all or some of the following: organize/plan jobs, write/review specifications, prepares/maintains schedules, develops/monitors estimates and manpower forecasts, assigns work, works with project/client/field, material procurement, permits and subcontract activities. Works with other designers and assists junior designers. Engineering office is located on the military base in Bagram, Afghanistan. Position requires travel to surrounding military installations. Projects consist of designing primarily electrical systems that are US National Electrical Code and/or British Standard 7671 compliant. Typical designs may include 480/277V and 120/208Volt, 60 Hz systems with some 400/230 volt 50 hz systems. Installations consist of a large number of generators for residential buildings, containerized housing, tents, dining facilities and commercial type buildings.

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

BS Degree in Engineering and/or Certification in Electrical Engineering in related field, or equivalent combination of education and technical project experience, and 5 years of directly related project experience is required.

 Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

Good interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent computer literacy and skills in MS Office Suite required. Knowledge of the concepts, methods, standards and practices of engineering within the construction industry required.

Preferred Qualifications
(e.g. Masters Degree)

Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred but not required.

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Title Construction Engineer I (Fire Protection or Detection Engineer)(Afghanistan)
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Construction Engineer I (Fire Protection or Detection Engineer)(Afghanistan)

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

Bachelors degree in related field, or equivalent combination of education and technical project experience, is required.

Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

– Experience in performing hydraulic calculations.

– Experience in designing fire protection systems, including the preparation of construction documents.

– Experience in the evaluation of new and existing fire protection systems, wet pipe, dry pipe, preaction and deluge sprinkler systems.

– Experience in the evaluation of fire pumps, hose standpipes, gaseous extinguishing, dry chemical.

– Experience in use of discipline specific software.

– Knowledge of building and fire codes, including experience performing inspections and conducting / supervising tests.

– Knowledge of building fire ratings, fire alarm systems, flammable and combustible liquids.

Preferred Qualification
(e.g. Masters Degree)

Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred. NICET II or higher certification. PE license; additional experience may substitute for the PE license. AutoCAD 2009 proficiency.

Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred. Experience in Afghanistan or Iraq

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Title Construction Engineer II Afghanistan
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Construction Engineer II Afghanistan

engineering techniques, procedures and criteria to assigned projects. Provides construction engineering and technical support for one or more Construction Engineering disciplines within assigned units. Evaluates, selects and applies construction engineering techniques, procedures and criteria, using solid judgment in making decisions. Provides clarification and interpretation of project design documents, contract / client specifications and construction plans. Supports material and contract management activities. Supports construction activities and assists craftsmen and foreman with regard to construction related issues identified on drawings. Assists project controls in assembly of work packages and provisions of engineering documents. Recommends solutions to field construction issues. Coordinates special field requests for engineering and / or vendor documents from contractors or other resources as needed. Provides input to as-built drawing efforts. Evaluates and verifies vendor data and drawings from other disciplines.

Supports the quality team in technical assessment of quality issues and non-conformities of construction. Receives and distributes project design documents to project staff. Adheres to project safety requirements and encourages safe work activity

Experience

Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering or related field, or equivalent combination of education and technical project experience, and 5 years of directly related project experience is required.

Licensed engineer (preferred) with 5 to 10 years of design experience. Broad based engineering design knowledge, with emphasis in site development, grading and drainage, roads, sewer and water, and a general knowledge of geotechnical analysis, structural design, mechanical equipment and power distribution. Must have worked in the field as a field engineer and have a thorough understanding of the challenges encountered during construction including material delivery, relationship with the various trades, and drawing interpretation. Coordinates design effort with the various disciplines in the group and ensures coordination with disciplines outside the group. Develops Scopes of Work for a variety of projects, reviews material take-off’s and estimates. Answers questions and develops solutions with regards to the issued designs drawings, and general problems experienced by the project.

Proficient with AutoCAD 2009, Civil 3-D and MS Excel, Word, Power point.

Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

Good interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent computer literacy and skills in MS Office Suite required. Knowledge of the concepts, methods, standards and practices of engineering within the construction industry required. Must have experience in project planning of varying sizes. Experience in project programming and schematic design development. Must be capable of developing and presenting designs. Should have a working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat, PowerPoint, and Photoshop. Must be able to articulate designs in front of groups of people. Must use AutoCAD 2009 and be comfortable using layers, reference files, paper space/model space, view ports, and annotative scales. Must use Civil 3D for grading and drainage, pipe sizing and earthwork computations.

Should have a broad working knowledge of building codes including: IBC, UFC, and NFPA 101 with implementation in design drawings.

Preferred Qualifications
(e.g. Masters Degree)

Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred. Experience in Afghanistan or Iraq Professional Engineer, P.E. or Registered Architect, R.A. preferred.

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Title Construction Coordinator I (Engineering Coordinator – Fire) Afghanistan
Location Afghanistan
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Under general supervision, responsible for coordinating construction operations on a project or site. Coordinates and schedules activities of departments within the Construction family to ensure that support services are provided on a timely basis. Reports the operation status of the assigned organization to construction management and/or site management. Provides technical and construction assistance and support to projects. Interprets code, standards, and specifications to ensure compliance with these statues during construction. Performs inspections and audits of construction activities to determine conformance with specified requirements. Assists in developing procedures and programs for providing technical support.

Provides input to proposals relative to constructability. Evaluates the effectiveness of project constructability programs. As directed by management, may supervise employees or subcontractor personnel in accordance with the “General Supervisory Duties and Responsibilities” addendum.

This Job Description represents a summary of the generic job duties and qualifications for this position and shall not be construed as a complete listing of all tasks, as other duties may be assigned. A Position Detail with additional site specific duties or qualifications may be held at the Project level.

Basic Job Requirements
(Quantifiable; e.g. Three Years Experience, Bachelors Degree)

High school diploma or GED equivalent, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, and 2 years directly related experience. 2+ years of experience working on large and small multidiscipline projects.

Other Job Requirements
(Subjective; e.g. Excellent Communication Skills)

Experience with construction, technical, and engineeringactivities on large scale projects. Good interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent computer literacy and skills in MS Office Suite required. Knowledge of the concepts, methods, standards and practices of the construction industry. Knowledge of the Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop and AutoCAD 2009, including being comfortable using layers, reference files, view ports, and annotative scales. Experience with AutoCAD 2009.

Preferred Qualifications
(e.g. Masters Degree)

Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred. Experience in Afghanistan or Iraq

Some familiarity / experience with fire alarm, protection or suppression systems is preferred.

Knowledge of building codes including: IBC, UFC, NFPA 70, and ANSI Chapter 2.

Knowledge of fire alarm, fire protection or fire suppression systems.

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