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Amentum Site Support Services - Engineer - Civil in Richland, Washington

Job Description

The Site Support Services – Distribs (S3D) group operates within the Facility Management organization of WTCC and is responsible for configuration and change management of non-process areas to support both ongoing construction, commissioning, and start-up testing as well as the daily operation of administrative and temporary buildings. S3D engineering performs design, inspections, field support to both WTCC craft and subcontractors, and develops work documentation for maintenance, modification, and new construction.

The Sr. Civil Field Engineer is responsible for tasks and activities relating to construction engineering within the Civil discipline (i.e., concrete, structural steel, excavation/backfill, scaffolding, architectural finishes) utilizing codes and standards. Responsibilities include the development of work plans, coordinating materials, performing, and documenting inspections, reporting progress, and resolving conflicts in design and construction related to the installation and testing of commodities. This position will be responsible for a variety of construction tasks utilizing industrial codes and standards related to concrete, steel, earthwork, architectural installations. Duties include interpreting design and vender drawings and specifications. This position requires good planning and organizational skills, ability to perform detailed inspections and the ability to produce accurate, clear, and concise documentation.

This position shall be performed under the day-to-day direction, control, and supervision of WTCC


  • Development of work plans, designs, and overseeing installation of a variety of tasks related to scaffold, formwork, rebar, concrete, steel, earthwork, excavation/backfill, and architectural installations.

  • Assist with rigging support and planning activities.

  • Perform takeoffs and initiate and track material requisitions for civil related commodities.

  • Perform and document inspections.

  • Assist with the technical coordination of the lock-out and tag-out program activities.

  • Coordinate with vendor Technical Advisors as required.

  • Coordinate with Engineering to resolve drawing issues.

  • Coordinate and inspect subcontractors work in the electrical field.

  • This position shall be performed under the day-to-day direction, control, and supervision of WTCC.

  • Support the Waste Treatment Plant Nuclear Safety Quality Culture by emphasizing the values of safety and quality in the performance of work in order to protect self, others, and the environment.

  • This job description is not intended to include every duty, task or instruction for which an employee is responsible. Other tasks may be assigned, based on business needs and the department supervisor’s request.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or construction related discipline from an accredited university and 6 years of progressive construction, craft, or design related experience.

In lieu of degree, 12 years of progressive civil related construction/craft experience, civil design experience, civil engineering, and or civil field engineering experience.


  • Knowledge and experience in construction methods and processes, and safety compliance.

  • Computer literate in word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications.

  • Familiarity with industry codes and quality standards


  • Previous experience using MicroStation or another CAD software package to develop or edit drawings.

  • American Concrete Institute (ACI) certifications

  • Engineer in Training (EIT) or Professional Engineer (PE) certification.

  • Experience working with USA Building Trade Unions and craft professionals.

  • Previous WTP, DOE, or DOD experience.


(EFNM) Exposed Field Non-Manual

Performs desk work, including writing, computer workstation processes, and telephone operation. Arranges for and/or performs presentations, oral reports, planning meetings, and other formal and informal contacts, requiring long periods of sitting. Oversees field activities through inspections, testing and equipment operations, which requires walking, standing, bending, and turning along with wearing of personal protective equipment. Occasional loading, transport, and unloading of tools and/or supplies specific to an activity.

This position is located at the Construction Site (22 miles north of Richland) and works a 4 x 10 schedule, M-Th, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Must be able to work in the United States without Sponsorship

Must be able to obtain a Department of Energy (DOE) badge for access to the Hanford site .


HIRING SALARY RANGE: $99,193.03 - $154,255.09 (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant internal equity, and alignment with market data.)

This position includes a competitive benefits package. For more detailed information on our Benefits and what it is like to work for Amentum: please visit our careers site:

Amentum is a global company with a heritage dating back more than 100 years and delivering solutions in nuclear energy, infrastructure, operations and maintenance, and national security. Our predecessors helped build Hoover Dam, protected fighting forces in World War II, and supported the Manhattan Project. Today, our teams clean up legacy nuclear waste around the world, manage the United Kingdom’s defense portfolio, design programs and tests for Navy submarine electronic systems, and provide integrated supply chain services needed in developing countries during the pandemic.

Amentum has joined with Bechtel to create an LLC, known as the Waste Treatment Completion Company (WTCC) Join us as we make history at the Hanford Vit Plant, known as the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant. We are designing and building a one-of-a-kind facility that will turn radioactive and chemical waste left over from World War II and Cold War plutonium production into a form safe for disposal. Your efforts will help protect the nearby Columbia River and the communities, salmon, and wildlife along its shorelines throughout the Northwest.

Sitting at the confluence of the Columbia, Snake and Yakima rivers near two mountain ranges, our community provides access to year-round outdoor recreation, 300 days of sun a year, more than 200 wineries within a 50-mile radius, and the amenities of large cities just a three-hour drive (or short flight) to Seattle and Portland.

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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