Los Alamos National Laboratory Designer/Drafter 4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
Vacancy Name: IRC75766
Job Title Designer/Drafter 4
Location Los Alamos, NM, US
Organization Name ES-UI/Facility System Engineering Util & Infrastructure
Minimum Salary 61500
Maximum Salary 97700
What You Will Do
Uses computer-aided design (CAD) equipment to produce unique drawings/layouts of non-standard components, facilities and/or utility systems. Generates complete design and/or as-built packages for complex components, facilities and/or systems. Generates complete design packages for complex components, facilities and/or systems and resolves design package issues. Independently defines design requirements and obtains customer approval. Uses industry codes, standards, and works with customer to develop specifications to prepare work plans, drawings and layouts. Works with engineering team to ensure drawing quality. Reviews group standards and proposes improvements. Defines modeling structure for large, complex design projects. Performs complex calculations in support of unique technical problems. Applies engineering design principles to design and fabricate complex and/or non-standard components and assemblies. Determines budget and schedule information. Determines fabrication, construction, operation, and maintenance requirements for project. Works independently and as part of a team. Leads projects and supervises work. Leads process improvement activities.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Advanced knowledge of computer-aided drafting techniques, CAD modeling and design and high-level
3-D parametric CAD systems. Working knowledge of AutoCAD system 2014 or higher and proficient knowledge of second CAD system.
Significant experience working with vertical collimators and Global Positioning Survey equipment.
Advanced knowledge of engineering principles and basic technical responsibilities within designated discipline.
Broad knowledge of industry, regulatory and/or Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) complex codes, standards, and criteria pertinent to the particular engineering discipline.
Demonstrated experience with ESRI ArcGIS desktop suite of products (ArcReader, ArcView, ArcEditor, ArcInfo and Extensions) and Server suite of products (ArcSDE, ArcGIS Server & ArcIMS).
Knowledge and working experience of GIS.
Proficient knowledge of utility systems.
Working knowledge of Ground Penetrating Radar.
Working knowledge of building construction and materials.
Advanced knowledge of relevant Laboratory procedures, standards and guides.
Working knowledge of Miner and Miner ArcFM and Designer desirable.
Application development using Visual Basic, JAVA, HTML and other programming languages highly desirable.
Education Required: Position requires a recognized associate's degree in an engineering or technical subject, or equivalent, with four-to-six years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Notes to Applicants: For full consideration, applicants must submit a comprehensive cover letter that addresses the minimum and desired requirements of the position, along with a resume
Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements
for access to classified matter.
Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.
New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.
Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.
Internal Applicants: Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.
Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regards to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Where You Will Work
Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.
Engineering Services (ES) Division of LANL develops, maintains, and applies a diverse set of engineering capabilities to provide innovative engineering solutions that enable the Laboratory's scientific and national security mission. This Designer/Drafter 4 position in the ES Division will be deployed to the Utilities and Infrastructure (U&I) Division.
Appointment Type Regular
Contact Name Christensen, Richard Fredrick Jr
Req ID: IRC75766