1+ months

Engineering Associate - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
Engineering Associate - NIH Bethesda, MD

Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking an **Engineering Associate** to work onsite with the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. **Positive attitude, creativity, and the willingness to make mistakes and learn from them are key to success in this position. For more information on the team, please see the following:**

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package

- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center

- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at at

**TASKS.** The contractor shall:

+ Design and fabricate high quality mechanical, electro-mechanical and optical instruments in support of research activities.

+ Specify, design and fabricate special-purpose mechanical, electromechanical, optical and hydraulic instruments and devices.

+ Design and fabricate component parts or specialized tooling fixtures as required for fabricating parts and assemblies.

+ Perform CAD design for individual components and assemblies, solid modeling and drawing creation utilizing SolidWorks.

+ Work with research scientists to discuss the nature of their experiments, research methodologies, existing constraints and problems to be solved.

+ Evaluate alternative design approaches, with due consideration to material properties and machining capabilities; select best design approach to meet the specifications.

+ Work with staff on the installation and initial checkout of the finished equipment in the experimental environment; plan and execute modifications to make improvements as needed following initial use.

+ Participate with team in the research programs of National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) investigators and in larger SI projects; provide technical expertise in the use of special devices and equipment, enhancing the productivity or success of the experiments.

+ Contact suppliers to obtain price, performance and delivery data for all needed materials and components.

**REQUIREMENTS.** The contractor must have:

+ Associate's Degree in Engineering or a related discipline; Two (2) years of specialized experience plus a High School diploma is equivalent to an Associate's Degree.

+ Minimum of two (2) years of related experience.

+ Ability to design using CAD package is a plus, but not required.

+ Hands-on knowledge of conventional shop fabrication.

+ Hands-on experience with fabrication and manufacturing.

+ Knowledge of and ability in using CNC Mills and Lathes and conventional shop equipment.

+ Strong communications skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.


Note that the phone number for our NIH branch is not listed. Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. All qualified candidates will be contacted.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at


Posted: 2019-07-22 Expires: 2019-09-21

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