Sandia National Laboratories Electronics Technologist (Early/Mid-Career) in Albuquerque, New Mexico
We are seeking a Electronics Technologist to join the W88Alt370/B61-12 Assembly/Disassembly Teams. The Assembly Teams assemble & disassembles all test units and sub-assemblies in preparation for environmental, electrical, thermal, flight qualification tests and experiments.
On any given day, you may be called on to:
- Plan work activities
- Develop and assist design engineers with the development of assembly procedures, and perform the actual hands-on assembly of all test/production units and assemblies.
- Perform activity level work and utilize keen attention to detail, high standards of quality, and strict adherence to security & safety requirements
- Associate’s degree in Electronics, Mechanical, or Electromechanical Technology (or other relevant discipline); or four years relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
- One or more years of demonstrated skill and/or experience directly related to system-level hardware management or assembly operations
- Active US DOE Q-level security clearance
- Undergraduate degree in a related field
- Experience working in the nuclear weapon systems arena as a hardware or assembly technologist
- Knowledge, skill, and experience related to the safe handling, inspection, and assembly/disassembly of explosive and other hazardous components
- Current qualifications and experience using forklifts, cranes, and laser marking systems
- Strong mechanical skills and demonstrated experience
- Experience and demonstrated skill in conducting research, investigating alternative solutions, and recommending solutions on problems affecting weapon system hardware and logistics.
- Demonstrated success in positions that require keen attention to detail.
- Experience as a work planner of activity (performance) level work.
- Knowledge and application of SNL Work Planning & Control procedures and Engineered Safety.
- Motivated to learn and be part of a fast-paced mission focused team.
- Demonstrated success working independently and as well as part of a team.
- Demonstrated ability to understand and apply technical publications and procedures.
- Experience working with classified information and/or material.
- Ability to communicate clearly orally and in writing.
- Ability to model Sandia' core values and business practices.
W88Alt370/B61-12 Assembly/Disassembly Teams. The Assembly Teams assemble & disassembles all test units and sub-assemblies in preparation for environmental, electrical, thermal, flight qualification tests and experiments.
Sandia National Laboratories is the nation’s premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:
- Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
- Extraordinary co-workers
- Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
- Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
- Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*
World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers. Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov
*These benefits vary by job classification.
Position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) granted Q-level security clearance to start.
Position requires an active Department of Energy (DOE) granted Q-level security clearance or active clearance with another US government agency, e.g., DOD, to be considered for this position.
Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre-employment drug testing, and a pre-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship.
Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment.
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