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Engineering Scope Writer (Kings Bay, GA) in Jacksonville, FL at RealStreet

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

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Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has matched qualified candidates with their ideal opportunities in both the Federal and commercial environments. Founded and operated by management and AEC professionals, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies and Government customers. You have the talent, drive, and expertise - we have the right connections. Together we can help to build you a better career. Contact us today! 

In anticipation of an upcoming contract, RealStreet is currently seeking an Engineering Scope Writer. The Engineering Scope Writer will provide support services to Public Works Department Kings Bay (PWD KB) in the execution of maintenance, repair and construction directly supporting Norfolk Naval Shipyard’s Nuclear Regional Maintenance Detachment Kings Bay (NRMD KB). Additional Engineering Scope Writer responsibilities include: 

  • Developing scopes of work for NRMD projects.
  • Developing cost estimates for work packages and Rom costs for planning efforts.
  • Regular meetings with the NRMD staff to provide status updates.
  • Participating in all partnering activities during construction (workshops, meetings, etc.) as required.
  • Preparing bi-weekly project status reports for NRMD projects.
  • Using and preparing standard template documents (Powerpoint and Excel) for correspondence to NRMD.
  • Reviewing project plans and specifications for technical soundness and provide review comments.
  • Making visits to project sites to obtain information on facility/site conditions.
  • Monitoring the design and construction process for NRMD projects.
  • Providing technical assistance in answering requests for information (RFI) from construction contractors. 
  • Reviewing and monitoring project schedules for construction progress. 
  • Performing cost and price reviews on change order proposals. 
  • Assisting with the administration of technical aspects of construction contract modifications. 
  • Assisting in problem resolution and handling of disputed issues.

Job Requirements

Engineering Scope Writers must meet the following requirements and have the following licenses and certifications, knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, or Civil/Structural) from an ABET accredited university.
  • 5+ years technical and practical knowledge and experience as a Construction Manager or Project Manager.
  • Current secret clearance.
  • Sound understanding of construction concepts, principles and practices applicable to multi-disciplined engineering projects and the design, layout, and supervision of construction operations.
  • Ability to review technical engineering specifications and statements of work covering complex and diverse engineering designs or changes to the contract documents.
  • Thorough knowledge of construction practices and methods and construction management skills.
  • Ability to write and speak English fluently in order to report on progress and outcome of technical assignments and to present recommendations to government personnel.
  • Ability to monitor construction projects to a successful and timely completion with respect to schedule and budget.
  • Expert in the knowledge and usage of Primavera scheduling software and/or other construction scheduling software packages including logic networking, critical path scheduling, and cost loaded schedules.
  • Ability to perform strenuous activity while working outdoors in heat or cold, working in confined spaces, climbing and using fall protection equipment.


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long-Term Disability



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