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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Design Engineer (Electrical) in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 309562

Directorate: Operational Systems Directorate (OSD)

Division: Campus Development & Nuclear Operations

Group: Engineering

Job Description

This position is responsible for providing electrical engineering expertise including engineering studies, preliminary, conceptual and detailed design, project management, estimating, calculations, troubleshooting, preparation of contract documents including drawings and specifications, construction administration, and field inspections for all Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) facilities. This position applies engineering knowledge and methods for the accomplishment of electrical engineering work assigned to the Engineering Department, which will also include research and development support.

  • Has an established technical expertise, serves as a resource to Facities and Operations and the Lab.

  • Manages technically complex activities and projects.

  • Routinely functions as a lead project engineer, coordinating and managing the activities of other staff.

  • Provides direction to junior engineering staff, designers, and drafters.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering or architecture and 10+ years of relevant experience. Advanced degree and 8+ years of relevant experience. PE/RA required.

  • U.S. Citizenship

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering

  • Licensed Professional Engineer (PE)

  • Minimum 10 years of building electrical system design experience

  • Minimum 5 years of commercial engineering experience

  • Experience with electrical power system studies using SKM software

  • Experience in lighting design and lighting controls

  • Experience in fire alarm control system design

  • Experience with direct digital Facility Management Control System design (HVAC system control)

  • Experience in a multi-discipline engineering setting

  • LEED Accredited Professional

  • AutoCAD design and drafting skills, MS Office Software skills, REVIT Skills

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: Engineering/Engineering Techs

Group: Engineering

Opening Date: 2019-10-21

Closing Date: 2019-11-15