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Our purpose: Driven to serve

At ITAC, we believe our purpose is to love and serve one another – employees, clients and partners alike. Together, we design and build a collaborative culture of servant leadership and growth that celebrates shared success and innovative thinking.

Life at ITAC

In the office and in the field, we focus on creating meaningful experiences for all ITAC stakeholders. A hunger for continuous personal and professional growth is at our core, so employees are empowered to develop their skills and talents, and we provide them with education and training opportunities to build their dreams. Our open-door policy and culture encourages team members to challenge the status quo and to innovate at every turn.

We‘re proud of how our employees create winning experiences for our clients. As a leading design build firm with comprehensive capabilities, our employees are immersed in the project delivery process and serve a diverse set of clients and industries. They thrive in our clients’ demanding, fast-paced industrial environments.

From internships to seasoned professionals, our growing company provides career opportunities for all levels of experience. We offer our team a comprehensive benefits package and numerous employee incentives. For life’s challenges, we also provide our employees and their immediate families with certified chaplains for around-the-clock encouragement and support. Rooted in love, we serve and care for our employees like family.

Employee Insights

I was attracted to ITAC for the breadth of companies they do business with. Working here has given me the opportunity to get involved with a variety of projects throughout different industries, which allows me to see many facets of engineering that I did not know prior. Coming in as an entry level engineer, I ask a lot of questions. My colleagues are patient in answering all of them because they genuinely care and are invested in my learning. It’s that caring, family-like culture that makes ITAC what it is. ” - Meghna Talluri, Mechanical Associate
Meghna Talluri, Mechanical Associate at ITAC

CURRENT OPENINGS

We hire passionate and motivated people with an innovative mindset and the desire to grow. If the thought of challenging, fast-paced projects excites you, then you’ve come to the right place. At ITAC you’ll be part of a collaborative team that loves and serves one another. We’re always accepting applications for top talent, but here are our immediate employment opportunities.

Engineering & Design

Business Development Manager

Location

Chesapeake, VA

Job Description
  • Continuously pursue additional opportunities for Design/Build, EPC (M), engineering and construction services.
  • Assist marketing in pursuing and pricing new work.
  • Ensure project managers continuously inform customers on project progress, expenditures relative to budget and schedule, and meeting customer expectations; actively repair project and client issues as needed.
  • Develop basic budgets/schedules to provide design and construction group guidelines for work to be completed.
  • Provide or seek engineering input when needed to efficiently develop engineering proposal packages.
  • Plan, monitor, and control proposal development and design team efforts. Demonstrate project team leadership by fostering positive communication and relations to enhance overall team performance.
  • Direct responsibility for cultivating new work from assigned clients for which the Business Development Manager is working or has worked.
  • Requires advanced learning and exercise of judgment because engineering, design and oftentimes construction alternatives are vast, and it is important to “optimize” each solution based on each application.
  • Coordinates and supports administration between operating units engineering, design, and construction efforts as required by specific customers’ project.
  • Multiple project opportunity pursuits and client assignments.
  • Responsible to the customer for the overall client experience and for meeting all proposal commitments as they relate to reviews, schedules and submission.
Education

Associate’s degree required; Bachelor’s degree preferred; Or equivalent work and/or military experience

Experience
  • 5+ years of sales experience
  • Experience developing sales opportunities with all branches of the military, Navy and Airforce in particular is preferred.
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Business Development Manager

Location

Chester, VA

Job Description
  • Continuously pursue additional opportunities for Design/Build, EPC (M), engineering and construction services.
  • Assist marketing in pursuing and pricing new work.
  • Ensure project managers continuously inform customers on project progress, expenditures relative to budget and schedule, and meeting customer expectations; actively repair project and client issues as needed.
  • Develop basic budgets/schedules to provide design and construction group guidelines for work to be completed.
  • Provide or seek engineering input when needed to efficiently develop engineering proposal packages.
  • Plan, monitor, and control proposal development and design team efforts. Demonstrate project team leadership by fostering positive communication and relations to enhance overall team performance.
  • Direct responsibility for cultivating new work from assigned clients for which the Business Development Manager is working or has worked.
  • Requires advanced learning and exercise of judgment because engineering, design and oftentimes construction alternatives are vast, and it is important to “optimize” each solution based on each application.
  • Coordinates and supports administration between operating units engineering, design, and construction efforts as required by specific customers’ project.
  • Multiple project opportunity pursuits and client assignments.
  • Responsible to the customer for the overall client experience and for meeting all proposal commitments as they relate to reviews, schedules and submission.
Education

Associate’s degree required; Bachelor’s degree preferred; Or equivalent work and/or military experience

Experience
  • 5+ years of sales experience
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Civil Engineer, PE

Location

Chester, Virginia

Job Description
  • Mid- to senior-level civil engineer, preferably with experience in heavy industrial
  • Professional Engineer, licensed in VA – other states are a plus, especially North Carolina
  • Extensive knowledge of site plan package development including: grading and drainage design, storm water management, underground utilities, erosion and sediment control
  • Experience working with regulatory authorities and having extensive knowledge of permitting requirements
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoTurn, Office products (Word, Excel).  Preparation of drawings a plus.
  • Experience in both conceptual design and final engineering
  • Participate in project meetings and act as civil team lead
  • Enjoys working in, and sometimes leading, teams on large multi-discipline projects
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, schedule-driven atmosphere
  • Can make and meet commitments
  • Ability to perform field work and observe construction (climbing stairs and ladders, extensive walking)
  • Monitor budgets and schedules
  • Mentor junior engineers
  • Project scoping and estimating a plus
  • Material take-offs and construction estimating a plus
  • Excellent people and communication skills (oral and written)
  • Team player and ability to work on multiple projects
  • Light travel – mostly within the state of Virginia
Education

B.S. in Civil Engineering

Experience

7+ years

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Mechanical and Piping Designer

Location

Chester, Virginia

Job Description
  • Well versed in AutoCAD
  • Able to travel to client sites and take field dimensions
  • Retrofit design experience
  • Read/draw isometrics, P&IDs, and orthographic drawings
  • Good people skills
  • 3D Design Knowledge/Experience
  • Additional skill qualifications (highly preferred, but not required)
    • CADWorx
    • HVAC Design
    • REVIT
    • Plant 3D
    • NavisWorks
Education

A.A. or A.S. is preferred but not required

Experience

10+ years

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Piping Designer

Location

Raleigh, North Carolina

Job Description
  • Mid-level piping designer, preferably with experience in heavy industrial
  • Well versed in AutoCAD
  • Able to travel to client sites and take field dimensions
  • Retrofit design experience
  • Read/draw isometrics, P&IDs, and orthographic drawings
  • Good people skills
  • 3D Design Knowledge/Experience
  • Additional skill qualifications (highly preferred, but not required)
    • CADWorx
    • Plant 3D
    • NavisWorks
Education

A.A. or A.S. is preferred but not required

Experience

10+ years

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Process Engineer

Location

Raleigh, North Carolina

Job Description
  • Professional Engineering registration preferred
  • Provide guidance to multi-discipline team to optimize the design of processes
  • Perform material and energy balances.
  • Formulate process design strategy from material and energy balances.
  • Creates Process Flow Diagrams (PFD’s) and Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID’s)
  • Develop process specifications for the selection and purchase of process equipment
  • Interpret regulations, codes, and industry standards ensures that designs meet established requirements and good engineering practices.
  • Conduct business and interactions with a positive attitude that projects a high level of professionalism.
  • Independently applies knowledge of analysis, synthesis, and design of chemical processes.
  • Maintains a focus on process safety and operability throughout all phases of design
  • Troubleshoots operating processes and develops sound engineering solutions
  • Works with clients and other design disciplines to establish project basis of design, develop options, make recommendations, and optimize selected design
  • Participates interactively in the planning, scheduling, and development of project execution
  • Works primarily in an office environment with occasional travel to project sites through all project phases from concept through start-up.
  • Ability to lead process engineering effort for assigned projects, track budget, and track schedule.
  • Interpret and develop material & energy balances.
  • Develop, and create Process Flow Diagrams (PFD’s) and Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID’s).
  • Ability to navigate through regulations, codes, and industry standards and apply to projects.
  • Oversee the work of designers to produce CAD drawings of the systems designed by the Process Team.
  • Coordinate with equipment vendors to determine appropriate design considerations, design approval, and equipment pricing.
  • Present designs to clients for approval and discuss needs for modification.
  • Participates in PHA’s / HAZOP’s as a process team representative.
Education

B.S. or M.S. in Chemical Engineering

Experience

7+ years of experience in design engineering or technology licensing organization

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Project Managers

Location

Chester, VA

Raleigh, NC

Job Description
  • Industrial plant experience required; Industrial plant consulting experience strongly preferred
  • Professional Engineering License preferred
  • Coordinate and direct a project team’s engineering, design, procurement and construction efforts to meet a customer’s project and program objectives
  • Provide, endorse, and enforce the applicable project principles, practices, and guidelines to ensure efficient and safe use and allocation of the team’s and the firm’s resources
  • Exercises judgment and experience when applying principles stated above to ensure that sufficient alternatives are considered by the team and that the optimal solution(s) are achieved with schedule and budget constraints.
  • Work with team members and management to identify team and project execution weaknesses and strengthen those areas with process and personnel improvements
  • Ensure sufficient quality reviews (e.g. inter-discipline and constructability) are built in to the project team’s execution plan
  • Obey and enforce safety rules and exercise caution in all work activities
  • Maintain positive client relations
  • Ability to organize and manage groups of people in teams effectively
  • Ability to work on multiple simultaneous project and client assignments
  • Excellent people and communication skills (oral and written) required
  • Additional skill qualifications (required)
    • Microsoft Word
    • Microsoft Excel
    • Microsoft PowerPoint
    • Microsoft Project
Education
  • Bachelor’s degree in a Civil, Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical Engineering – accredited engineering program OR
  • Bachelor’s degree in a Building Construction or Construction Management – accredited construction education program
Experience
  • 10+ years in the industrial engineering or industrial construction field
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Sr. Project Managers

Locations

Chester, VA

Raleigh, NC

Job Description
  • Experience with leading project teams (engineering, procurement, construction) in a heavy industrial and/or manufacturing environment
  • Industrial plant consulting experience strongly preferred
  • Professional Engineering License preferred
  • Develop and manage the execution strategy for engineering, design, procurement and construction to successfully meet project and program objectives
  • Develop, provide, endorse and enforce expected project principles, practices, and guidelines
  • Ensure that alternatives and innovative solution(s) are pursued and achieved within schedule and budget constraints
  • Identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities for projects, processes and execution strategies
  • Ensure quality assurance and control plans are developed and implemented execution plan
  • Continuously pursue business development opportunities and lead sales proposal development
  • Champion safety culture for projects; obey and enforce project safety rules and expectations
  • Build and maintain positive client relations
  • Organize and manage project teams effectively
  • Successfully manage multiple simultaneous project and client assignments
  • Excellent people and communication skills (oral and written) required
  • Additional skill qualifications (required)
    • Microsoft Word
    • Microsoft Excel
    • Microsoft PowerPoint
    • Microsoft Project
Education/Certification
  • Bachelor’s degree in a Civil, Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical Engineering – accredited engineering program OR
  • Bachelor’s degree in a Building Construction or Construction Management – accredited construction education program
  • PMP certification desirable
Experience
  • 15+ years in the industrial engineering or industrial construction field
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Structural Designer

Location

Chester, Virginia

Job Description
  • Well versed in AutoCAD
  • Evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering design techniques
  • Meet design milestones
  • Documentation of each phase of the design project is required and may be transmitted to the customer
  • Review the details of each completed task to ensure that work and the work completed under his/her direction is error free
  • Obey safety rules and to exercise caution in all work activities
  • Meet all design safety requirements such as OSHA, BOCA, ANZI Z359, customer requirements, and safety statements.
  • Additional skills qualifications (highly preferred, but not required)
    • REVIT
    • Plant 3D
Education

A.A. or A.S. is preferred but not required

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Structural Engineer, PE

Location

Raleigh, North Carolina

Job Description
  • Extensive knowledge in technical theory and engineering principles and how to apply them and convey that information to junior staff
  • Extensive knowledge of steel and concrete designs for heavy industrial facilities
  • Familiarity in finite element modeling and analysis
  • Familiarity with dynamic analysis, modal analysis, and time history analysis
  • Extensive knowledge with codes and standards for structural engineering as well as familiarity with API, IEEE, and ASME codes
  • Working knowledge with STAAD, AutoCAD, and Revit
  • Experience with fast-track EPC project delivery
  • Able to work with limited project information and formulate assumptions to develop designs
  • Perform analyses using hand calculations and/or computer aided structural analysis packages
  • Prepares finite element models, interpret FEA results, and incorporate results into technical documents
  • Prepares calculations for steel structures supporting vibrating equipment
  • Prepares and is responsible for all project documents such as drawings, specifications, calculations, etc. while adhering to client requirements, code requirements and site conditions
  • Prepares front-end-loading (FEL) studies and material takeoffs for construction cost estimates
  • Direct team members as required to meet project goals
  • Optimize designs to meet the needs of the project and clearly defend and explain approaches to a design team
  • Participate in project meetings as the structural team lead
  • Act as project manager on single discipline projects within their department, and sometimes small multidiscipline projects
  • Serve as the structural primary point of contact for clients for project delivery
  • Coordinate with procurement and construction, as required, during project delivery
  • Act as engineer-of-record for large projects
  • Review of vendor documentation
  • Construction administration tasks such as shop drawing review and RFI responses
  • Ability to work on job sites gathering information or construction observations
  • Communicate with other discipline leads and project manager to insure consistent designs are produced familiar with mechanical, electrical, I&C, process, and piping groups project approaches and deliverables
  • Successfully lead a team of engineers and designers
  • Monitor budgets and schedules to ensure project quality is maintained
  • Mentor junior engineers
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Travel required approximately 25% of time
Education

Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in civil or structural engineering from an accredited university

Experience

11+ years’ designing for heavy industrial facilities

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Construction

Electricians: Journeymen and Helpers

Location

Chester, Virginia

Job Description
  • Must be able to run conduit, pull wire, and terminate 24-480 volts
  • Valid VA driver’s license
  • Ability to interface with clients
  • Willingness to travel occasionally
  • Cannot have crippling fear of heights
  • Ability to carry tools, equipment, materials up to 40lbs
  • Must pass criminal background and drug test
Education

High school diploma or equivalent experience

Experience
  • Journeymen – at least 6 years’ experience
  • Helpers – at least 3 years’ experiences
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Pipefitters

Location

Newport News, VA

Job Description
  • Should have the ability to take an iso or print and perform the job at hand efficiently
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Valid VA driver’s license
  • Ability to interface with clients
  • Willingness to travel occasionally
  • Cannot have crippling fear of heights
  • Ability to carry tools, equipment, materials up to 40lbs
  • Must pass criminal background and drug test
Experience

5+ years

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Welders

Location

Newport News, VA

Job Description
  • Able to pass two weld test (x-ray) Carbon Steel Pipe test, one with stainless steel 309 TIG test
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Valid VA driver’s license
  • Ability to interface with clients
  • Willingness to travel occasionally
  • Cannot have crippling fear of heights
  • Ability to carry tools, equipment, materials up to 40lbs
  • Must pass criminal background and drug test
Experience

5+ years

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ITAC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All hiring decisions are based on non-discriminatory factors without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran, newly separated veteran and other protected veteran. In addition, ITAC engages in affirmative action efforts, where appropriate, to employ, train and promote qualified minorities, women, the disabled, disabled veterans, newly separated veterans or other protected veterans. This organization participates in E-Verify. Background check, drug screening and a valid drivers’ license is required.

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