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Facilities Electrical Designer (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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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 significant issues and challenges for our nation's security?**

We are seeking a Tactical Planner to perform work on Electrical Systems at the Sandia National Laboratories New Mexico site.

On any given day, in support of your specific discipline, you be called on to:

+ Scope detailed electrical projects.
+ Trouble shoot electrical systems, including the use of Dranetz to determine power quality and for power diagnostics.
+ Coordinate power outages.
+ Develop and implement preventative maintenance plans.
+ Under the direction of an engineer, develop designs for maintenance and minor construction activities.
+ Perform electrical design reviews.


+ Bachelor's Degree in an Electrical Engineering related field plus five (5) years of relevant experience, or a High School diploma plus thirteen (13) years of relevant experience, or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.
+ Demonstrated experience working in a Facilities organization and/or Engineering firm, construction industry, or inspection with electrical design experience.


+ Demonstrated experience with:

- Design under the direction of an experienced engineer.
- Coordination of power outages.
- Developing and implementing a preventative maintenance plan.
+ Demonstrated analytical and reasoning skills necessary to identify and resolve electrical risk issues with the mission in mind and assist in making recommendations to system/operations engineers and management.
+ Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering and the ability to obtain a PE license.
+ Experience with the following:

- Current electrical codes and standards (NEC, NFPA 70E).
- Scoping detailed electrical projects.
- Trouble shooting electrical systems, including the use of Dranetz to determine power quality and for power diagnostics.
- Arc Flash Hazard calculations and software, short circuit and load flow calculations.
- Computerized facilities management systems such as Maximo, Tririga, or other similar software platforms.
- Facilities management and maintenance organization.
- NNSA, DOE or other federal government requirements.
+ Knowledge of high voltage.
+ Working knowledge and understanding in Facilities engineering, design and construction as well as industry standard methodologies.
+ Proven ability to initiate effective internal customer relationships.
+ Ability to successfully plan, organize, lead, and monitor team efforts to completion as well as effectively prioritize and execute multiple high rigor tasks in a high-pressure environment.
+ Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills.

Department Description:

The Facilities Area-FAM 4 Department 4824 is responsible for facilities in TA-II, TA-IV, TTR and KTF. Our mission is to maintain the buildings and associated systems fit for mission use, as well as to facilitate modifications in support of future mission work. We strive to partner with our customers to respond to building issues and support the needs of the mission.

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:

Position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level 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 must 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.

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.


Posted: 2019-09-09 Expires: 2019-10-10

 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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