Project Engineers

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Wheat Ridge, CO, United States

Phone: 7208334151
Web Site: HukariAscendent

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Project Engineers


Oak Ridge, TN 

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Job Description:

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HukariAscendent is a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned, Small Business specializing in comprehensive engineering and technical support services associated with commercial nuclear power and Department of Energy (DOE) nuclear activities.

We are looking for seven (7) Project Engineers to be responsible for supervising the engineering activity (all disciplines) on a project or designated portions of a project.

Assists with the establishment and implementation of project manpower needs and coordinates technical activities among disciplines.

Identifies and ensures compliance with regulatory, licensing and state requirements. Conducts the design of a technically sound, safe and operable plant with a high degree of reliability. 

Creates the optimum balance between design plant costs and costs of service. 

Prepares and issues Engineering Execution Plans (EXP), and ensures that all necessary and appropriate client requirements, procedures and standards are incorporated.

Compiles lists from each discipline to develop master document list for project.

Develops plan to support procurement of all engineered items to be purchased for project in conjunction with the Project Materials Manager. 

Works with Materials Management and Construction to develop subcontract and work package descriptions that are consistent with the contracting plan for the project. 

Coordinates development of work-hour estimates and transfers information to Project Controls for preparation of engineering cost estimate.

Cooperates with other departments in the company participating on the project. 

Schedules and coordinates meetings between Project Engineering, the client and other outside groups.

Keeps Project Manager, Manager of Engineering, Chief Discipline Engineers, Principal Engineers and/or Supervising Discipline Engineers advised of project progress, performance and manpower utilization with particular attention to delays, adverse trends, errors and omissions. 

Assures proper documentation of meetings, agreements, conversations, etc. that affect the conduct of the project. 

Coordinates the client’s engineering comments, approvals and requests with the functional activities of all disciplines.

Requests the employment of expert consultants when deemed necessary for the project.

Encourages and assists in the technical and managerial development of subordinates. 

Coordinates Independent Engineering Design Reviews by discipline engineering management of selected architecture, engineering and design documents.

Reviews engineering performance on the project to ensure quality, conformance with conceptual design and completeness of engineering tasks.

Promptly reviews Design Change Notices (DCN), identifies change order candidates, segregates cost collection and assists the Project Manager in pertinent aspects of change order management.

Complies with company’s safety awareness program, office and/or field safety policies.

Continually upgrades technical knowledge and capabilities and pursues additional coursework and training. 

Fully understands the role of each functional area within the company. 

Conforms to company core values and assists others to adhere to them. 

Acts with integrity in all elements of responsibility. 

Expresses ideas clearly and listens effectively to the ideas of other.

Required Qualifications :
Education: Bachelor of Science degree (or equivalent education) in an appropriate engineering discipline from a four-year accredited college or university. 
12+ years total engineering experience with at least 2 years of this experience in a supervisory capacity. Professional Engineer (PE) license is a preferred qualification.

Technical knowledge of related engineering systems, engineering calculations, applications of engineering and construction methods and materials, and engineering application of computers. 

Proficient knowledge of project engineering processes and procedures. 

Knowledge of related construction practices and the economics involved and current knowledge of new methods of design and construction. 

Proficient knowledge on planning, application and coordination of CAD design processes.

Knowledge of industry/regulatory codes and standards and design criteria pertinent to the particular discipline. 

Skill in oral and written communication.

Demonstrated skill in supervision.

HukariAscendent offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid time off.

Opportunities with HukariAscendent change frequently. For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at

HukariAscendent is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
* Due Date for Submittal is 09/20/22