National Security Technologies, LLC Engineer I in Las Vegas, Nevada

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under direct supervision of the Senior Cable Engineer, perform the functions of a Field Cable Engineer including but not limited to: cable selection and production engineering, facility cable configuration management, and/or quality assurance of final installations as the project or facility requires. Assists in training, certification and oversight of Cable Terminators, Splicers, and Gas Blocking installations including specialty pressure and electrical testing. Interface with National Laboratory, Construction, and Facility personnel to perform work on any type of cables as requested. Works in conjunction with Senior Cable Engineer on the evaluation, selection, application, and adaptation of cable engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria. Assists with the Planning, scheduling, and coordination of detailed phases of cable projects and production. When specialty cables are not needed, works as assigned with Field Engineering including but not limited to: investigating job sites for familiarization and orientation with project requirements. Works with others to help analyze available criteria and determine a practical plan of action. Learns how to produce comprehensive field engineering sketches to explain, instruct, or direct the performance of particular technical work features. Coordinate modifications to approved plans due to changed field conditions or to overcome adverse situations. Participates with the development of equipment or work specifications, bid evaluations, and award recommendations for equipment. Assists in the preparation of cost estimates and material takeoffs and ascertains whether the proposed material usage will be adequate for its purpose. Assists in the preparation of conceptual studies, designs, reports, or proposals. Assists in the performance of problem analysis and original design. Supports the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, communication, teamwork, innovation, and satisfaction.

Accept individual responsibility and accountability for environment, safety, health, and quality processes within personal control, personal safety, and the safety of co-workers. Comply with established for environment, safety, health, and quality regulations and procedures and perform duties in a way that will not cause personal danger, endanger other individuals, or violate environment, safety, health, and quality regulations. Promptly correct or report any hazard or potential hazard to supervision. Understand the principles associated with the National Security Technologies, LLC (NSTec) safety concept. Participate in and embrace NSTec environment, safety, health, and quality initiatives.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree in a calculus-based Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) field. Ability to interpret codes and standards within the discipline in which they were hired. Skill building experience must demonstrate either deeper technical specialization or additional cross-disciplinary knowledge. The successful candidate must be self-motivated and able to complete assigned tasks and projects with minimal supervision. This individual should have strong time-management skills, be well organized, maintain safe work habits, and have a broad range of technical interests and education. Must have demonstrated the ability to work effectively in a team environment. Demonstrated skill to establish and maintain strong and effective customer relations, and to anticipate change and adjust promptly and effectively. Must be people sensitive and possess the skills to promote an open and informal communications environment, and develop mutual trust and teamwork.

Department of Energy Q Clearance (position will be cleared to this level). Reviews and tests for the absence of any illegal drug as defined in 10 CFR Part 707.4, “Workplace Substance Abuse Programs at DOE Sites,” will be conducted. Applicant selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation, and subsequent reinvestigations, and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. Successful completion of a counterintelligence evaluation, which may include a counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination, may also be required. Reference 10 CFR Part 709, “Counterintelligence Evaluation Program.”

Eligibility Requirements - To obtain a clearance, an individual must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years of age. Reference DOE Order 472.2, “Personnel Security.”