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Electrician (Experienced)

Livermore, CA 94550
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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 challenging issues for nation's security? If so, you could be the Electrician (General Maintenance Technologist (CA) we are seeking to join our team.

This position requires working knowledge and experience in electrical power, communications, lighting, and control systems, which may include medium voltage distribution (12kv), standby generators / UPS systems, motor control centers, variable frequency drives, and programmable logic controllers.

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Perform preventive and corrective maintenance in our multi-building office and research facility including fixing or replacing parts, light fixtures, control systems, motors, and other types of electrical equipment.
+ Diagnose and correct electrical problems by studying diagrams, manuals and specifications, troubleshooting systems and conducting tests, repair electrical problems by replacing faulty parts and components, and perform scheduled maintenance.
+ Read blueprints, wiring diagrams, and specifications
+ Inspect electrical components, such as transformers, circuit breakers, and UPS systems
+ Install, repair or replace wiring, control and lighting systems, distribution equipment, and / or fixtures using hand tools and power tools
+ Utilize your training and knowledge in the National Electric Code (NEC) and Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace (NFPA 70E)


+ Technical Degree or completion of a state approved Electrical Apprenticeship Training Program plus five or more years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience
+ Experience with commercial and industrial electrical systems and equipment
+ Experience in reading and interpreting technical drawings and specifications (such as blueprints, wiring diagrams)
+ Be on call rotation for emergencies/off-normal events after hours.
+ Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy security clearance.
+ Selected applicants will be required to pass a Job Placement Assessment before beginning the job to ensure that they can perform the essential physical requirements, with or without accommodations.


+ Experience with building automation systems, computerized maintenance management software, fire/gas safety alarm systems installation and repairs, lighting protection/grounding systems, and/or certified to perform thermography scannint
+ CA State licensed electrician

Department Description:

The Customer Operations Department is responsible for providing Operational, Systems, and Maintenance Engineering solutions and support throughout the CA site with intentional alignment to Mission Areas and Site Planning. The team coordinates planned reliability-based operations, provides maintenance support, and manages all service and utility contracts. The department... also supports the organization with records management and material management.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*

_World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov

*These benefits vary by job classification.

Security Clearance:

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 L-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 the DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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Posted: 2019-09-12 Expires: 2019-10-13

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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