Merrick & Company Electrical Engineer in Los Alamos, New Mexico
Electrical Engineer III
We’re still hiring through the pandemic! Our interview, onboarding, and project delivery process has temporarily changed to keep everyone safe.
Merrick & Company's is seeking a highly motivated, team oriented individual to serve as an Electrical Engineer. The position will be located in Los Alamos, a small community located in the scenic high desert of Northern New Mexico. Los Alamos offers access to a wealth of outdoor activities, a family-friendly community, an excellent public school system and a low crime rate. The ideal candidate will have a passion for designing custom solutions, mentoring a team and the outdoor life style of Northern New Mexico.
Assignments are on-site at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) working with Triad National Security
Q-Clearance applicants preferred and the ability to obtain a Q-Clearance is required.
Minimum of eight (8) years of relevant experience (relevant experience includes non-reactor nuclear facility design, nuclear reactor design and/or operations, nuclear environmental management, or naval nuclear operations / design)
Eligible for Temporary Duty travel costs
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Support development of functional and operational requirements, design criteria, and identification of applicable codes and standards for new design packages
Support the LANL engineering services team at TA-55, Plutonium Facility with facility system upgrades and equipment installation design tasks
Develop modification design change packages
Disposition field change requests and Nonconformance Reports
Review and approve design performed by Design Agencies external to LANL
Review vendor data
Assist in the development of engineering project management plans
Assist system engineers in developing and maintaining technical baseline documents at project closeout
Electrical engineering of for Nuclear Materials handling equipment.
Electrical engineering for installation of Nuclear Science Scientific Instrumentation.
Independently applies extensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and relates fields
Works on a major project or several projects of moderate scope with complex features
Receives supervision and guidance relating to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters
Receives direction on unusual conditions and developments
May serve as Discipline Representative
Coordinates portions of overall assignments and review
Analyzes and approves the work of others
Conceptual and detailed design of low voltage power distribution, lighting, grounding, motor control systems, PLC/PAC, HMI’s process equipment and instrumentation
Routinely interacts with clients, customers, officials, contractors and others
Leads project meetings and makes presentations
Represents the organization and maintains liaison with individuals and related organizations
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Uses advanced techniques in the modification or extension of theories and practices of sciences and disciplines to complete assignments
Experienced in Electrical Power Calculation Software
Experienced in application of National Electrical Code
Working knowledge of NFPA, ISA, IEEE Regulatory Codes
Familiar with NQA-1 requirements
Extensive knowledge of nuclear/industrial related design
Subject matter expert
Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in Electrical Engineering or Architectural-Engineering with Electrical Emphasis Engineering from an accredited program
Minimum eight (8) years of experience
PE License required
Client projects for this position require US Citizenship
Requires the ability to sit for extended periods at a computer workstation.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Construction Site visits require walking through constructions sites and climbing of ladders.
Meets expectations for attendance and punctuality
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as but not limited to: computers, phones, copiers, filing cabinets, scanners, and plotters.
Apply on line only. No e-mail, hard copy or third party resumes accepted.
Merrick & Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes; health insurance, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), unique work-life benefits, continuing education and training through the Merrick Learning Institute.
We recognize the importance of developing top talent from within, our employees have access to a wide range of internal and external training and coaching programs and are rewarded for their achievements through excellent benefits and competitive salaries.
Merrick & Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age 40 and over, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Job ID: 2020-2527
External Company Name: Merrick & Company
External Company URL: http://www.merrick.com
Street: 600 6th Street