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Field Engineer


Texarkana, Texas (TX), US, 75505

Category:  Engineering
Work Area:  Onsite
Requisition ID:  1325



About Day and Zimmermann

At our Day & Zimmermann Munitions Plants, we know the stakes and We do what we say! ® We’re the team working behind the scenes to make sure our nation’s front lines have safe, high-quality ammunition. As a trusted premier manufacturer of ammunition to the U.S. Military, some of our capabilities range from production of direct and indirect fire, components, to special projects and beyond. With more than 120 years of experience behind us, it’s no surprise that our teams consistently exceed expectations! Come join in on our purpose – We put people to work, we protect American freedoms, and we help our customers power and improve the world!

Position Description

We’re looking for a full-time, staff Field Engineer to join our Day & Zimmermann team in Texarkana, TX.


Field Engineer will assist with field activities at project site. Perform field walkdowns to ensure that the engineering designs are being followed per the work package. Ensure onsite efficiency and safety at all times.

As the Field Engineer, here's the work you'll do:

• Support construction with the resolution of technical issues

• Develop comprehensive work packages

• Assist in material procurement and material receipt inspection

• Validate status reporting for construction quantities

• Develop as-builts at completion of project

• Perform physical and virtual walk downs

This role is for you if you have these skills:

• Ability to communicate technical documents, specify materials, develop work packages, generate as-builts, develop RFIs, resolve installation issues, develop change requests etc.

• Ability to work independently, use problem-solving judgment and organize and prioritize work assignments

• Ability to conduct oneself professionally and with diplomacy and to maintain confidentiality where necessary

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both written and oral)

And if you have these qualifications:

• High school diploma required; some college or post-secondary education preferred

• 5 to 10 years of applicable experience in engineering

• Ability to utilize Microsoft Office Suite, 3D CAD tools including BIM management applications


In compliance with this state’s pay transparency laws, the salary range for this role is $66,000.00 - $159,000.00 This is not a guarantee of compensation or salary, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location. (The specific programs and options available to an employee may vary depending on date of hire, schedule type, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements).


We care about our employees, and it shows. Our staff receive a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical/Rx, dental and vision coverage; life, AD&D and disability insurance; flexible spending accounts; 100% paid maternity leave for up to 12 weeks, parental leave, family leave, other paid time off; voluntary benefits and discount programs to meet our employees’ individual needs including pet insurance for our furry family members!


To ensure a safe work environment while meeting the physical demands of the job, you must be able to perform the following physical and mental tasks, with or without a reasonable accommodation:


  • Visual acuity (e.g., needed to prepare and analyze data, to transcribe documents, to view a computer, to read, to inspect objects, to operate machinery.
  • Walking
  • Manual Dexterity (e.g. picking, pinching, typing, or other working that uses fingers)
  • Hearing
  • Talking
  • Ability to read complex documents in the English language
  • Capacity to reason and make sound decisions
  • Capacity to express thoughts orally


SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? APPLY NOW! Talent Acquisition Partner: Ashley Mitchell

Diversity, Inclusion & Equal Employment Opportunity


Day & Zimmermann is committed to maintaining an inclusive workforce, where employees are hired, retained, compensated and promoted based on their contributions to our Company. Our collective strength is rooted in over a century of diverse employees and businesses, commitment to success, and delivery on promises made. Federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity laws prohibit employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship status, veteran status and disability status. Day & Zimmermann is committed to providing an equal opportunity work environment in full compliance with these laws. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation in the application process, please email, and please specify which position you are interested in, including job title and location.

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