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Facilities Technologist - Structural Planner/ Mechanical Utilities Planner (Experienced) - Limited Term Employee

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Passionate about facilities? Then join our team responsible for providing maintenance and planning activities and be one of the highly motivated Facilities Technologists we are seeking!

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

+ Serve as the Structural to support the Maintenance Planning Services Organization.
+ Improve craft of productivity and safety.
+ Perform tasks in asset identification management process, participate in O&M strategy, RCM, develop Maximo PMs, job plans, standards/estimates, and preventive maintenance tasks.
+ Ensure accuracy and consistency of Master Equipment List (MEL).
+ Partner closely with key partners and serve as the SME for PM job plans to ensure accurate/thorough work packages that are ready for scheduling/execution.
+ Identify area/site and equipment related ES&H hazards and notify Safety Engineer as needed.
+ Determine level of planning needed based on identified area, asset, and/or task-related hazards. Conduct field scoping as necessary.
+ Review corrective maintenance job plans.
+ Modify/clarify job plans; reserve/order materials; send work orders to O&M Teams.
+ Performs technical work to support engineering and maintenance activities for construction, maintenance, inspection, and facilities and infrastructure system operations.

Serve as the Mechanical Utilities Infrastructure Planner:

+ Be accountable for the Maintenance Planning process for an assigned team.
+ Build and publish scheduling model for each assigned maintenance team based on work type and priority historical data and team role.
+ Lead monthly backlog reviews with Maintenance Team Leaders.
+ Review all incoming work orders and perform all necessary planning tasks.
+ Work closely with key partners to ensure accurate and thorough work packages that are ready for scheduling and execution.
+ Back up other O&M Planners.
+ Produce area/customer schedule reports in support of the Customer Operations Teams.
+ Review (WAPPR) work orders and detail the orders (work type, priority, target start, JSHE/Access codes, job plan, estimated time, labor, materials, etc.) in a timely manner.
+ Initiate and/or obtain permits and coordinate planned outages and impairments.
+ Clarify job plans; reserve/order materials; send work orders to O&M Teams.

You will be required to pass a Job Placement Assessment before beginning the job to ensure that you can perform the essential physical requirements, with or without accommodations.


+ High School Diploma plus five (5) years of related experience; or an Associate degree in a field related to Engineering Technology plus one (1) year of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
+ Experience in facilities building infrastructure maintenance and operations.
+ Experience using CMMS software system for asset management and work order systems.
+ Scheduling and Planning experience in a maintenance field.


+ Bachelors Degree in Engineering Technology or related field.
+ Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP) by the Society of Maintenance & Reliability Professionals, Certified Reliability Leader (CRL), Project Management Professional (PMP) or BOMA Professional.
+ Certification in Commercial HVAC/R Technology, Machine Tool Technology or maintenance related field with emphasis in Electrical or Mechanical.
+ Five (5) year Approved Apprenticeship Program Certification.
+ Five (5) years experience as a Machine Repair Tradesperson.
+ Possess an active current State Journeyman License.
+ Experience using Maximo software system.
+ Background in Facilities Risk Management Root Cause Analysis.
+ Experience in Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) environments.
+ Proficient in MS Office Suite (Excel, Work, PowerPoint, etc.)
+ Strong team and interpersonal skills with demonstrated success working in a multi-disciplinary team.
+ Excellent oral and written communication and customer service skills.
+ Active DOE/DOD Security Clearance.
+ Deep understanding of Facilities processes and procedures.

Department Description:

The Maintenance Planning Team is responsible for planning and scheduling of all work for the Centralized Maintenance teams in the Infrastructure Operations Center, 4700. This includes creating a complete work package for each job to include a detailed scope of work, materials needed, hazards associated with the work and controls needed to mitigate the hazards. In addition, this group collects, trends, and analyzes predictive maintenance data to determine equipment condition and implementation of condition-based maintenance work. They develop and analyze key maintenance performance indicators including quarterly dashboard, monthly department measures, and quarterly RTBF metrics.

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, 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.



  • Engineering
Posted: 2020-09-11 Expires: 2020-10-18

 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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