Los Alamos National Laboratory Predictive Maintenance Engineer (Engineer 3) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
The Engineer 3 reports to the MSS-MP Group Leader and is responsible for overseeing the Predictive Maintenance Program at Los Alamos National Laboratory. The program includes providing PdM technologies to customers throughout the laboratory, providing guidance to FOD teams that wish to establish a PdM program in their facility, providing training to PdM technicians, engineers, and managers. The program also includes providing troubleshooting assistance through the use of PdM technologies. Currently, LANL makes limited use of PdM technologies and is looking to expand their use to improve reliability and increase maintenance efficiency. The MC will lead that effort. The majority of the work will be with facility and industrial type equipment as well as occasional work with specialized experimental equipment.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Experience in a predictive maintenance program to include:
Vibration Analysis and familiarization with CSI/Emerson Model 2140 FFT data collector and AMS Machinery Suite Software. Thermography including Low Voltage Electrical Testing, Flat Roof Surveys for moisture problems, Underground Steam/Condensate Leaks, and Steam Trap function check.
Experience with Root Cause Failure Analysis (RFCA)
Ability to establish an implement a PdM Technologies Program and provide training to customers that include technicians, engineers, and managers.
In-depth knowledge of and experience with facility and/or mechanical that includes fully understanding and interpreting various mechanical documents, blueprints, drawings, and schematics.
Ability to conceptualize and fully communicate major elements of predictive maintenance to both technical and non-technical personnel.
In-depth knowledge of a large facility complex predictive maintenance policies, practices, and procedures.
Certifications : Ability to obtain Vibration Analysis Certification within one year of hire date.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering discipline and eight years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Familiarity with Flir T640 IR camera and Reporter Software.
Active Q Clearance
Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation): Kneeling, Bending, Climbing Ladders, Lifting 30+ Pounds, Carrying 30+ Pounds.
Note to Applicants: Please submit a cover letter addressing each of the job requirements, along with a resume.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los 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)
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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. SeeDOE Order 472.2for 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 email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Contact Name Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales
Vacancy Name: IRC83934
Organization Name MSS-MP/Maintenance Programs
Minimum Salary 103500
Maximum Salary 172800
Req ID: IRC83934