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Civil Engineering Analyst - 28507 in Las Vegas, NV at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/29/2019

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Job Description



Alion is looking for a highly experienced and proactive Civil Engineering expert to support the United States Air Force Weapons School (USAFWS) .  The USAFWS is the “show palace” of the Air Force, requiring a professional presence at all times.  This professional presence includes suitable attire, acceptable manners and an understanding of the rank structure of the military, both U.S. and foreign.  The USAFWS hosts military and political personnel from a variety of allied countries and it is of the utmost importance that all R&K personnel maintain a professional presence at all times in and around the USAFWS to include facilities at several locations.


  • Under limited supervision, plans and designs complex civil engineering projects which may include construction, maintenance and alteration of structures and facilities to support USAFWS.
  • Assist technical personnel and project managers in the planning and execution of technical activities on complex projects related to system and technical product development.  Employs existing guidelines and instructions, guidance from higher-level engineers, experience, and independent judgment to plan and accomplish task objectives. Assignments may require the development of improvements to current techniques and procedures.
  • Applies advanced technical co ncepts, techniques, and procedures to lead a project team in the development of technical products. Identifies and documents project functional requirements. Defines and organizes a proposed project into the tasks and activities needed to solve the problems being addressed. Schedules work to meet completion dates and technical specifications. Regularly provides technical guidance and oversight to lower level technical staff.
  • Receives limited technical guidance and training from more experienced technical staff.  Plans, results, and work products are reviewed periodically by senior technical staff. 
  • Prepares and reviews input to technical reports, status reports, letters, technical memoranda, contract reports and formal briefings.   May author or co-author technical reports.
  • Prepares and provides formal briefings to the staff and project sponsors. Leads technical discussions at project review sessions and in negotiations with the project sponsor.
  • Identifies opportunities for follow-on tasking for current projects; develops related briefings, specific project proposals, and works through appropriate channels to schedule presentation of these briefings and proposals to prospective customers.
  • Provides input and support to larger intra-organizational proposal development efforts. May have some exposure to and provide input to inter-organizational technical and business development activities.
  • Complies with applicable quality and security procedures in the performance of duties. Provides recommendations for improvements to existing quality systems or applicable company procedures and guidelines.
  • Maintains daily journal of projects.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.


  • 10 Years Civil Engineering experience in the Air Force environment
  • Experience reviewing documents and drawings for compliance in secured environments
  • Understanding of SCIF and other sensitive construction requirements
  • Experience providing CE progress schedules, timelines and recommending solutions for keeping projects on schedule
  • Demonstrated command of engineering principles, methods, and techniques in area of expertise.
  • Advanced knowledge of relevant tools, equipment, hardware, and software.
  • Effective customer and organizational level communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.

A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.

Diversity Statement


Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.


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