Albuquerque, NM, United States
Jul 29, 2020
Are you passionate about your work and dream of utilizing state-of-the-art facilities to explore solutions? Do you want to join a dynamic team that solves significant issues and challenges for our nation's security? If so, you could be the Electrical Engineer we are seeking to join our team!
The Electrical Building Systems Engineer provides strategic direction for acquisition, re-capitalization, operations and maintenance (O&M), and processes for our building electrical systems. This position provides consultation to the Operations Engineers (OEs) on questions regarding building systems affected by projects, operations, and maintenance activities.
On any given day, you may be called on to:
Be responsible for Sandia’s Design Standards Manual, Standard Drawings, and Specifications for building electrical systems.
Analyze building electrical systems condition and operations data in order to recommend Facility investments.
Develop and maintain a lifecycle asset management plan for building electrical systems to guide investment and O&M decisions.
Provide technical expertise and analysis in support of predictive and preventive maintenance technologies (e.g. thermography).
Review electrical designs for new buildings to ensure compliance with the Sandia Design Standards Manual, Specifications, identify improvements and standard methodologies.
Maintain a broad understanding of site systems, safety systems, and design basis.
Represent site to National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)/DOE on site systems issues and lead Electrical Affinity Group.
Support mission program and capabilities in partnership with Site Strategic Planners.
Bachelors of Science degree in an engineering field from an ABET accredited institution plus five (5) years' experience working in the field of electrical engineering or equivalent combination of education and related experience.
Experience with current electrical codes and standards (NEC, NFPA 70E).
Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance
Master of Science in an engineering field from an ABET accredited institution.
Professional Engineers' License (P.E.). or the ability to obtain.
Working in a Facilities organization.
Coordination of power outages.
Developing and implementing a preventative maintenance plan.
The Building Systems Engineering Department (4851) is responsible for the strategic planning of building systems. The department develops lifecycle asset management plans that guide investment and O&M decisions. The department is responsible for maintaining Sandia's Design Standards Manual, Specifications, and Standard Drawings. The Facilities Controls System (FCS) and Energy Management programs are also part of the Building Systems Engineering Department analyzing building performance across the sites. The department works collaboratively with the operations teams and strategic planners to meet our customers' needs.
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Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.
Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.
This Limited Term Employee (LTE) position is a temporary position for one year term, which may be renewed at Sandia's discretion up to a maximum of seven years.
Individuals in LTE positions may bid on regular Sandia positions as internal candidates, and in some cases may be converted to regular career positions during their term if warranted by ongoing operational needs, continuing availability of funds, and satisfactory job performance.