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Company: Scientific Research Corporation
Location: North Charleston, SC
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Scientific Research Corporation is an advanced information technology engineering company that provides innovative products and services to government and private industry, as well as independent institutions. At the core of our capabilities is a seasoned team of highly skilled engineers and scientists with multidisciplinary backgrounds. This team is challenged daily to provide cutting edge technology solutions to our clients.


The Merida New Consulate Compound (NCC) includes a new Consulate office building, MCAC, CCAC, SCAC, Utility buildings, Staff, Official, and Visitor Parking, Warehouse, Pool and Cabana. The NCC site is a 7-acre rectangular and generally flat parcel of land within a 60 acre mixed-use master planned community, including retail, office, residential, and recreational space. The site is a brownfield site as it was a former industrial land for steel manufacturing. It is located approximately 5km from the existing U.S. Consulate in Merida.

  • Develops working knowledge of all technical requirements of project
  • Provides Quality Assurance for ongoing construction project
  • Reviews contractor submittals
  • Prepares responses to Requests for Information (RFI)
  • Evaluates proposed submittal substitutions with engineering implications; makes recommendations to the Project Director
  • Coordinates the development of Independent Government Estimates (IGEs) for modifications and change orders
  • Reviews and evaluates design calculations and data from an engineering perspective
  • Prepares Monthly Progress Report summarizing project status, with emphasis on engineering
  • Other related duties as assigned by the Project Director
  • Functions as the Mechanical Engineer, providing OBO/Merida a full range of critical engineering and construction quality assurance and management and technical oversight of the Merida NCC Project
  • Be responsible for performing technical inspections of mechanical work, monitoring the contractor's quality control program, and reviewing project drawings and specifications to ensure compliance
  • Support and assist OBO/Merida ensuring the completion of the project in accordance with contract requirements. Specific experience with Building Automation Systems, monitor controls and disconnects, general plumbing, water/sewage treatment, power generation and HVAC systems
  • Ensures that the contractor is performing the required contract work in accordance with the design documents
  • Review engineering shop drawings and determine if the contractor has complied with the final design parameters
  • Performing quality assurance tasks, ensuring contractor's work is properly inspected and corrective actions take place, ensuring materials meet contract, reviewing contractor submittals for compliance with contract requirements, and resolving conflicts
  • Monitor the construction contractor's quality assurance and safety program
  • Observe onsite construction and determine if construction elements are being installed, formed, and executed properly
  • Monitor construction progress vis-a-vis the project schedule and submit weekly progress reports with recommendations based on the technical review of project documents and field inspections
  • Perform technical inspections of the mechanical elements of the project
  • Review shop drawings and submittals from the contractor and determine if coordination with other disciplines are necessary in addition to monitoring on-going construction work to identify problems or non-compliance with design or contract specifications
  • Prepares construction reports detailing construction progress and identifies any problem with the construction process related to the incumbent's area of expertise. After problems are discovered, evaluate contractor's proposed remedy
  • Formulate solutions for the Project Director/Construction Manager
  • Work on the site construction will be performed to U.S. standards; the incumbent should have current working knowledge of acceptable products and procedures
  • Review design documents (drawings and specifications) that the A/E prepares as well as perform quality assurance for the construction project in his/her technical area of expertise Scientific Research Corporation offers a competitive salary, an extensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages excellence. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Scientific Research Corporation is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


  • Must have Final Secret, Interim Top Secret (TS), or Final TS security clearance issued by the Defense Security Service at the time of consideration
  • Bachelor's degree or above in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institution plus a minimum of 7 years of on-site vertical construction experience (such as field activities on buildings). Your resume must clearly demonstrate this required background (i.e., on-site vertical construction project details must be shown)
  • Knowledge of International Codes required
  • Knowledge of Construction Safety regulations, i.e. EM 385-1-1, OSHA, etc
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Suite, i.e., PowerPoint, Excel, and Word required
  • Must be able to read design/construction drawings and be able to understand design narratives and calculations
  • Must be able to understand and be able to interpret drawings in his/her discipline and have an understanding of the principals of his/her discipline and how it fits in with other disciplines




    36 MONTHS WITH EXPECTED FOLLOW ON WORK WITHIN THE OBO PROGRAM Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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