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Jacobs Mechanical Engineer Journeyman in Hill Afb, Utah

Mechanical Engineer Journeyman


USAF Munitions Sustainment Division is seeking a qualifiedMechanical Engineer for munitions and munitions-related items in support of theacquisition planning, procurement, production, testing acceptance and storageof assigned items on a world-wide basis, during the production and deploymentlife cycle phase.

Detailed Job Duties:

  • Manage manufacturersand assist in resolving manufacturing issues.

  • Develop test plans andevaluate test results to evaluate the health of the munitions inventory anddetermine shelf and service lives.

  • Evaluate engineeringchange proposals and recommend disposition.

  • Work with manufacturersto resolve obsolescence, diminishing sources, and component replacement issues.

  • Review test data toverify that new production meets USAF requirements.

  • Work with otherdivisions of the USAF to resolve system level engineering problems.


Education and Experience:

BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited engineering school and 3 years of experience.

  • Secret DOD clearance required at time of hire.

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Generally an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task. An inside environment may be a cubicle (considerations: close quarters, low to moderate noise, bright or dim lighting). Outside work may include various environmental conditions including warm and cold climates. Needs to be able to work well with co-workers, customer, and all levels of management. No hazards on job or unusual environmental conditions. Work site is located in Hill AFB, UT or other location.

Physical Requirements

Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time. Position may require filing, typing, and reading from a computer screen. Must have sufficient mobility, included but not limited to: bending, reaching, turning and kneeling to

complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner. There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work, walking moderate to long distances may be required.

Equipment and Machines

Ability to operate office equipment such as a personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.


Regular hours will be between Monday – Friday 0700 - 1700. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines and meetings. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.

Other Essential Functions

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Independent personal transportation to office or work site is required. Travel to and from customer’s locations and the test fields may be required to support projects. When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion.

Jacobs is a global technology company,delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. We test, operate,sustain, and secure critical infrastructures and weapons systems using uniquetechnology application and agile software development capabilities to improvemission capability and operational readiness. Jacobs’ deep experience withadvanced technology systems and our wide-ranging program support capabilitieswork together to make us a premier partner to aerospace and defense clients at locationsaround the world.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

Job Administration

Primary Location United States-Utah-Hill Afb-20312-SUST-23

Job Type Experienced

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: GLO0000OM