Los Alamos National Laboratory Mechanical System Engineer 2/3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
This position will be filled at either the Engineer 2 or 3 level, depending on the skills of the selected candidate. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if the candidate is hired at the higher level.
Engineer 2 $94,100 - $155,700
The successful candidate will be expected to perform the following duties of this position, but are not necessarily limited to:
Follow the LANL Conduct of Engineering (CoE) Program in support of facility modifications and facility configuration management in accordance with the LANL Engineering Standards Manual (ESM), LANL Administrative Procedures (APs), LANL Master Specifications, and related Codes and Standards.
Lead the development of and review of mechanical designs for new and replacement equipment installations including design details, equipment data sheets, equipment selection, calculations, installation instructions / specifications, post-modification testing and commissioning procedures, etc. to satisfy the applicable design requirements.
Interface and coordinate with other engineering disciplines and the customer(s) to establish design requirements, scope, schedule, and cost.
Engineer 3 $103,500 - $172,800
In addition to what was outlined at the lower level, at this level additional duties would include:
Assist in defining maintenance requirements including corrective maintenance and the tracking and trending of system performance.
Define and maintain technical baseline criteria and documents in support of facility configuration management.
Support associated safety analyses and hazards evaluations.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Minimum of Three (3) Years of experience related to the design and modification of basic facility systems, structures, and components including HVAC, Compressed Air, Water Boilers, and related piping / instrumented systems.
Experience in system and equipment installation and maintenance in accordance with National Codes and Standards such as IBC, IEBC, NFPA, ASME, etc.
Knowledge/understanding of mechanical engineering principles, design guides and appropriate standards.
Knowledge of engineering work planning, design change control, and coordination. Knowledge of basic project engineering practices.
Excellent verbal and written communication.
Additional Job Requirements for Engineer 3:
In addition to the requirements outlined above, qualification at the higher level requ i res:
Minimum of Six (6) Years of experience related to the design, installation, and maintenance of facility systems, structures and components.
In-depth knowledge of integrated systems engineering, principles, design guides and appropriate standards. Knowledge and understanding of Conduct of Engineering implementation.
Demonstrated ability to develop and implement interdisciplinary design solutions to complex facility and equipment installations. Demonstrated ability to apply project engineering practices.
Demonstrated ability for self-directed work, planning, and prioritization. Demonstrated ability to work with multi-disciplinary teams. Mentor junior engineering.
Education/Experience at lower level :
Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an ABET-accredited college or university and a minimum of 3 years of practical work experience to the degree necessary to perform the responsibilities outlined above.
Current registration as an Engineer-in-Training (EIT) is highly desirable.
Education/Experience at higher level :
Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an ABET-accredited college or university and a minimum of 6 practical work experience to the degree necessary to perform the responsibilities outlined above. Advanced engineering or technical degree is highly desired.
Current registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) is highly desirable.
Demonstrated knowledge of DOE standards applicable to mechanical design implementation.
Location: This position will be physically located inLos Alamos, NM.
Position commitment: Regular appointment employees are required to serve a period of continuous service in their current position in order to be eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the time required, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. The position commitment for this position is 1 year.
Where You Will Work
Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:
§ PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network
§ Dental and vision insurance
§ Free basic life and disability insurance
§ Paid maternity and parental leave
§ Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)
§ Learning opportunities and tuition assistance
§ Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)
§ Onsite gyms and wellness programs
§ Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)
Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.
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: Regular appointment employees who have served the required period of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the required period of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. Please refer to PolicyPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.
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 regard 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Appointment Type
Contact Name Horak, Nirankar Victoria
Work Telephone 505-551-2359
Vacancy Name: IRC86394
Organization Name ES-STO
Req ID: IRC86394