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Edgewater is seeking qualified candidates for a Principal Electrical Design Engineer opportunity for our customer, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) in Richland, WA. This position will be permanent with PNNL, requires all work to be performed in Richland, WA, and offers a competitive relocation package.
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The Campus Development Division delivers mission ready projects from concept inception through readiness and beneficial use in support of the forward looking PNNL Campus Strategy, emerging research needs, and the ongoing investments in modernizing and maintaining the Laboratory’s existing facilities, utilities, and infrastructure. Campus Development's project lifecycles begin in Facility Strategic Planning as part of the campus wide Facilities and Infrastructure (F&I) Planning Process and are executed by our Project Management and Engineering staff with support from the Design & Drafting and Construction Management staff. The Engineering and Project management resources concurrently support projects received from the Research directorates (program sponsored and Laboratory Directed Research and Development [LDRD]) and from the Facilities and Operations (F&O) Core Teams.
Campus Development excels in actualizing projects that maximize safety, functionality, and reliability, while optimizing the efficiency, sustainability, and life-cycle operating costs of our facility and infrastructure capabilities to enable a mission ready world-class research and development campus for the Department of Energy.
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is looking for a Principal Level Electrical Engineer (Level 5) to be part of the Campus Design, Engineering, and CAD group. Help design facilities to meet the future needs of our research partners that are developing new solution for some of the world’s greatest science and technology challenges. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing electrical engineering expertise for engineering studies, preliminary, conceptual and detailed facility design, calculations, troubleshooting, preparation of contract documents including drawings and specifications, and field inspections for all PNNL facilities. This position applies engineering knowledge and methods for the accomplishment of electrical engineering work assigned to the facility engineering Department, which will also include research and development support.
Lead multi-disciplinary project design teams on simple and highly complex projects.
Lead project electrical design engineering efforts and apply electrical engineering expertise to the design.
Coordinate within the engineering group and other groups independently in developing the overall system design in a team environment.
Mentor and be a technical resource for early career engineers/designers and provide oversight to outside consultants to meet project design schedules.
Support the procurement of equipment by developing procurement packages, reviewing quotations, providing technical evaluations, reviewing vendor submittals, and providing resolution of technical issues during the procurement of equipment.
Review and disposition of engineering change notices, non-conformance reports, and condition reports.
Prioritize and manage heavy workload to ensure high quality and productivity.
Support operations, maintenance, and commissioning of the PNNL Facilities.
Interface with subcontractors, vendors, and project support groups.
Communicate effectively and timely to stakeholders and engineering team
BS/BA and 9+ years of relevant work experience -OR-
MS/MA and 7+ years of relevant work experience
Professional Engineering License (PE) – any state (or ability to obtain)
Recent AutoCAD design and drafting skills, MS Office Software skills
15+ years of experience in a multi-discipline engineering setting (A/E Firm).
15+ years of experience in electrical design of buildings (Lighting/Power/Systems)
Ability to support multiple projects at a time, in capacities of a lead or design team member
Design Experience for multi-million-dollar, larger facility projects, for example campus design, large commercial and/or universities.
Expertise in NFPA 70
Experience in NFPA 70E
Experience in lighting design and lighting controls
Experience in NFPA 72 fire alarm control system design
LEED or equivalent DOE High Performance Sustainable Building Standard experience
Experience leading technically complex activities and projects.
Experience functioning as a project lead, coordinating and managing the activities of other staff
Experience with institutional research laboratory layout and design
Experience with direct digital Facility Management Control System design (HVAC system control)
Experience providing direction to junior staff, designers, and drafters
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
REVIT design and drafting skills
Salary is commensurate with education and experience and may range between $145,800-$233,000 annually. PNNL offers highly competitive salaries and employee benefit packages structured to best suit your needs. Offers include individual and family benefit options including paid time off, medical, dental, life, vision, and disability insurance, and a pre-tax 401 (k) retirement account with Company matching contributions and 100% vesting for eligible participants beginning DAY 1. In addition to the 401(k), employees automatically become a member of the Pension Plan upon first day of salaried employment.
If you are interested in being considered for this position and your resume clearly outlines your relevant experience for this position, please follow the application steps via our website: www.edgewatertech.net/careers
Edgewater will not submit your resume without first having detailed discussions with you and obtaining your permission to do so. We look forward to hearing from you!
WORKING WITH EDGEWATER
Founded in 2003, Edgewater is a professional and technical services firm supporting the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S., U.K., and Canadian Commercial Nuclear Industry, and private sector businesses involved in high-hazard or complex operations. Edgewater proudly offers expertise in numerous technical disciplines necessary to support operational environments where Integrated Safety Management and formal, disciplined operations are essential to ensure safety, quality, security, and regulatory compliance.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Edgewater is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected Veterans, or individuals with disabilities.
View all Edgewater opportunities at www.edgewatertech.net/careers