Facility Engineer

Date: Feb 21, 2024

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, US, 37830

Company: Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Requisition Id 12391 

 

Overview:

The Facilities Management Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of an entry level Facilities Engineer. This position will assist FMD complexes with preventive/predictive maintenance planning and programs, facility upgrade projects, and assignments to prepare for transition into facility oversight roles. Facilities Management provides technical oversight and management of laboratory research facilities, office facilities, and structures to support the ORNL site.  

 

Major Duties/Responsibilities: 

  • Gather asset data for equipment and work with other Facility Engineers and Complex Facilties Managers to revitalize our PM plans in our complexes and for initial startup of new facilities
  • Gather vendor data on operations and maintenance for facility critical equipment.
  • Maintain and continually improve preventive maintenance systems and processes.
  • Coordinate outside contract work for construction or repair.
  • Knowledge of standards, codes, and regulations with respect to construction and the maintenance of equipment and facilities.
  • Attend training and conferences as needed for skillset improvement and job needs.
  • Effectively support other Core Team and work with craft employees in a union environment.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • An accredited B.S degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering is required.
  • 0-2 years of experience in facility systems, operations, and maintenance
  • Work involves various physical requirements and working conditions. As such, a pre-hire physical will be required after offer.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in HVAC and their control systems, industrial piping design and in 480 VAC 3 phase power distribution
  • Knowledge of standards, codes, and regulations with respect to construction and the maintenance of equipment and facilities.
  • The ability to understand and manage technical issues related to facility infrastructure
  • Candidates should have strong computer skills, good interpersonal abilities, and good communication skills
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently and to participate creativity in collaborative teams accross the laboratory. 
  • Ability to function well in a fast-paced research environment, set priorities to accomplish multiple tasks within deadlines, and adabpt to ever changing needs. 
  • Ability to work and communicate (written and oral) effectively with diverse teams of engineers, scientists, and technicians.

 

Special Requirements:

  • Physical Requirements: Work involves various physical requirements and working conditions. As such, a pre-hire physical will be required after offer.
  • Visa SponsorshipVisa sponsorship is not available for this position.

 

Benefits at ORNL:  

ORNL offers competitive pay and benefits programs to attract and retain talented people. The laboratory offers many employee benefits, including medical and retirement plans and flexible work hours, to help you and your family live happy and healthy. Employee amenities such as on-site fitness, banking, and cafeteria facilities are also provided for convenience.

 

Other benefits include: Prescription Drug Plan, Dental Plan, Vision Plan, 401(k) Retirement Plan, Contributory Pension Plan, Life Insurance, Pet Insurance, Disability Benefits, Generous Vacation and Holidays, Parental Leave, Legal Insurance with Identity Theft Protection, Employee Assistance Plan, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Accounts, Wellness Programs, Educational Assistance, Relocation Assistance, and Employee Discounts.

 

This position will remain open for a minimum of 5 days after which it will close when a qualified candidate is identified and/or hired.

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If you have trouble applying for a position, please email ORNLRecruiting@ornl.gov.


ORNL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, are encouraged to apply.  UT-Battelle is an E-Verify employer.


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