Electrical Engineer II
Merrick & Company's is seeking a highly motivated, team oriented individual to serve as an Electrical Engineer. The position will be located in Los Alamos, a small community located in the scenic high desert of Northern New Mexico. Los Alamos offers access to a wealth of outdoor activities, a family-friendly community, an excellent public school system and a low crime rate. The ideal candidate will have a passion for designing custom solutions, mentoring a team and the outdoor life style of Northern New Mexico.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Electrical engineering of for Nuclear Materials handling equipment.
Electrical engineering for installation of Nuclear Science Scientific Instrumentation.
Independently evaluates, selects and applies standard techniques, procedures and criteria to perform a task or sequence of tasks for conventional projects with few complex features.
Collaboratively uses judgment to determine adaptations in methods for non-routine aspects of assignments.
Plans and coordinates detailed aspects of the engineering work.
Receives guidance when necessary on unconventional and/or complex problems, direction on modified techniques and new approaches on assignments with conflicting criteria.
Works well independently and on teams.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Develops and applies knowledge and skills in a specific practice area
Acquires general knowledge of principles and practices of related fields and ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams
Emerging experience in applying National Electrical Code.
Emergine experience in Electrical Calculation Software.
Ability to work with other electrical engineers and designers on concurrent projects
Possesses effective oral and written communication skills.
Previous U.S. Department of Energy experience a plus.
Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in Electrical Engineering or Architectural-Engineering with Electrical Emphasis Engineering from an accredited program
Minimum four (4) years of experience
Client projects for this position require US Citizenship
Requires the ability to sit for extended periods at a computer.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Construction Site visits require walking through constructions sites and climbing of ladders.
Meets expectations for attendance and punctuality
This job operates in a professional office environment and occasional construction site visits.
This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as but not limited to computers, copiers, printers, scanners, and plotters.
Construction site visits require wearing of hard hats, safety glasses, hard toe shoes, and climbing of ladders.
May be required to travel to other office locations.
May be required to travel to client facilities or fabrication and manufacturing facilities.
Apply online only. No email, hard copy or third-party resumes accepted.
Merrick & Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes health insurance, dental and vision coverage, employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) opportunity, 401(k) options, and paid time off (PTO). This position is also eligible for annual performance and spot bonuses.
We recognize the importance of developing top talent from within, our employees have access to a wide range of internal and external training as well as coaching and peer mentoring programs.
Merrick & Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age 40 and over, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.