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Electrical Engineer

Los Alamos, NM 87544

Posted: 05/21/2019 Employment Type: Direct Placement Category: Electrical and Electronics Engineers Job Number: 81754
  • Our client is looking for an Electrical Engineer for their Los Alamos, NM office.
  • This office specializes in the design of prototype/one-off custom equipment, gloveboxes, hot cells, specialty research equipment and custom-designed, remotely operated mechanisms for handling radioactive and hazardous materials.
  • Additional specialization includes the design of moderate hazard non-reactor nuclear facilities and facility upgrades.
  • This position will be in Los Alamos, a small community located in the scenic high desert of Northern New Mexico.
  • Los Alamos offers access to a wealth of outdoor activities, an excellent public-school system and a low crime rate.
  • The ideal candidate will have a passion for nuclear related design, mentoring a team and the outdoor lifestyle of Northern New Mexico.
  • Relocation assistance will be provided as part of the overall compensation package depending on experience.

Job Description:
  • Design projects and supervise electrical designers.
  • Work involves a variety of activities including conceptual and detailed design of low voltage and medium voltage power distribution, lighting, grounding, motor control systems, process equipment and instrumentation.
  • Perform non-routine assignments with little or no direction.
  • Requires knowledge of nuclear related design and ability to obtain a security clearance.

Specific Position Requirements:
  • Attend client meetings and making presentations to clients.
  • Perform Code Reviews.
  • Lead design, development, and production of projects.
  • Redline project drawings.
  • Provide technical guidance and review of construction documents.
  • Write design narratives and specifications.
  • Communicate design changes to clients and other disciplines.
  • Perform project quality assurance/quality control, including independent technical reviews and interdisciplinary coordination reviews.
  • Perform construction observation/administration.
  • Create and managing schedule and budgets for projects.
  • Supervise, lead, manage and mentor a team of electrical designers.
  • Problem solve, guide and mentor staff.
  • Assess employee performance.

Required Experience:
  • Five (5) years progressive experience, minimum.
  • Nuclear related design (NQA-1, NRTL, etc.).
  • Electrical calculations (power distribution, fault circuit analysis, lighting, grounding).
  • Work in DOE environment.
  • SKM or ETAP experience a plus.
  • NEC, ISA, IEEE Regulatory Codes.\
  • Our client is looking for an Electrical Engineer for their Los Alamos, NM office.
  • This office specializes in the design of prototype/one-off custom equipment, gloveboxes, hot cells, specialty research equipment and custom-designed, remotely operated mechanisms for handling radioactive and hazardous materials.
  • Additional specialization includes the design of moderate hazard non-reactor nuclear facilities and facility upgrades.
  • This position will be in Los Alamos, a small community located in the scenic high desert of Northern New Mexico.
  • Los Alamos offers access to a wealth of outdoor activities, an excellent public-school system and a low crime rate.
  • The ideal candidate will have a passion for nuclear related design, mentoring a team and the outdoor lifestyle of Northern New Mexico.
  • Relocation assistance will be provided as part of the overall compensation package depending on experience.

Job Description:
  • Design projects and supervise electrical designers.
  • Work involves a variety of activities including conceptual and detailed design of low voltage and medium voltage power distribution, lighting, grounding, motor control systems, process equipment and instrumentation.
  • Perform non-routine assignments with little or no direction.
  • Requires knowledge of nuclear related design and ability to obtain a security clearance.

Specific Position Requirements:
  • Attend client meetings and making presentations to clients.
  • Perform Code Reviews.
  • Lead design, development, and production of projects.
  • Redline project drawings.
  • Provide technical guidance and review of construction documents.
  • Write design narratives and specifications.
  • Communicate design changes to clients and other disciplines.
  • Perform project quality assurance/quality control, including independent technical reviews and interdisciplinary coordination reviews.
  • Perform construction observation/administration.
  • Create and managing schedule and budgets for projects.
  • Supervise, lead, manage and mentor a team of electrical designers.
  • Problem solve, guide and mentor staff.
  • Assess employee performance.

Required Experience:
  • Five (5) years progressive experience, minimum.
  • Nuclear related design (NQA-1, NRTL, etc.).
  • Electrical calculations (power distribution, fault circuit analysis, lighting, grounding).
  • Work in DOE environment.
  • SKM or ETAP experience a plus.
  • NEC, ISA, IEEE Regulatory Codes.

Degree Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Status:
  • Client projects for this position require U.S. Citizenship.

Physical Requirements:
  • Requires the ability to sit for extended periods at a computer workstation.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Construction Site visits require walking through constructions sites and climbing of ladders.
  • Meets expectations for attendance and punctuality

Work Environment:
  • This job operates in a professional office environment and occasional construction site visits.
  • This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as, but not limited to: computers, phones, copiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
  • Construction site visits require wearing of hard hats, safety glasses, hard toe shoes, and climbing of ladders.
  • May be required to travel to other office locations.
  • May be required to travel to client facilities or fabrication and manufacturing facilities.

Degree Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Status:
  • Client projects for this position require U.S. Citizenship.

Physical Requirements:
  • Requires the ability to sit for extended periods at a computer workstation.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Construction Site visits require walking through constructions sites and climbing of ladders.
  • Meets expectations for attendance and punctuality

Work Environment:
  • This job operates in a professional office environment and occasional construction site visits.
  • This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as, but not limited to: computers, phones, copiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
  • Construction site visits require wearing of hard hats, safety glasses, hard toe shoes, and climbing of ladders.
  • May be required to travel to other office locations.
  • May be required to travel to client facilities or fabrication and manufacturing facilities.
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