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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Design & Drafting Facilities Manager in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 309996

Directorate: Operational Systems Directorate (OSD)

Division: Campus Developmt & Nuclear Ops

Group: Campus Development

Job Description

  • Responsible for the effective management of processes and teams for planning, directing and coordinating activities pertaining to design and drafting while maintaining strong linkages with facility operations, design engineering, and other functional support organizations.

  • Supports preparation of cost estimates, functional studies, and construction plans and schedules and reviews design drawings for constructability, completeness, and accuracy prior to release for construction.

  • Assures that designs meet PNNL standards and provides quality assurance through Drafting Checks.

  • Understanding of configuration management and project file organization and importance.

  • Drives innovative and continuous learning in the design and drafting organization.

  • Oversees the daily activities for Design and Drafting Team.

  • Sets priorities for the team to ensure task completion; coordinates work activities with other managers.

  • May have asset management and budget responsibility to perform accurate calculations for design fit and function.

  • Has formal management responsibilities of a team; coordinates resources and sets daily priorities to meet operational objectives.

  • Provides guidance on career development, mentoring, goal setting and feedback.

  • Expected to solve problems with guidance from current policies and procedures; receives guidance and oversight from manager.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree plus 6+ years of relevant experience; or Advanced Degree plus 4+ years of relevant experience.

  • Typical related management experience should include, initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing processes .

Preferred Qualifications

  • Extensive working knowledge in design/drafting and experience with AutoCAD software.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in computer aided design and experience in all disciplines of design/drafting.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of drafting standards requirements for design with a basic knowledge of material types and properties

  • Experience with Building Information Management

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at

Directorate: Operational Systems

Job Category: Managers

Group: Campus Developmt & Nuclear Ops

Opening Date: 2019-12-03

Closing Date: 2019-12-20