1+ months

Electro-Mechanical Designer

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA 94550

We have multiple openings for an Electro-Mechanical Design Drafter or Designer to support the Integrated Engineering and Design Group. These positions are in the Defense Technologies Engineering Division (DTED)/Weapon Technologies and Engineering (WTE) Program, supporting the Weapons and Complex Integration (WCI) Principal Directorate.

These positions will be filled at either level based on knowledge and related experience as assessed by the hiring team. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if hired at the higher level.

In this role you will

  • Provide general mechanical or electro-mechanical drafting and design support to lead designers, engineering, scientific, and technical staff utilizing knowledge of CAD tools where design parameters and specifications have been established.
  • Perform basic calculations to support technical work using standard engineering formulas.
  • Process drawings and other technical information using database management software.
  • Maintain systems documentation and experimental records.
  • Provide graphics and related technical material in support of design reviews, analysis, schedules, costing, procedures, and other documentation.
  • Review completed drawings and other documentation for adherence to LLNL drafting standards and specifications.
  • Generate or drive Electro-Mechanical design solutions that address requirements and constraints, and translate these solutions into detailed interconnection, schematic, wiring, panel layouts, silkscreens, chassis, and associated mechanical detail and assembly drawings.
  • Provide supporting documentation for Electro-Mechanical design solutions that may include analysis, schedules, costing, processes, and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Additional job responsibilities, at the 534.3 level

  • Provide advanced mechanical or electro-mechanical design and drafting support where overall design parameters and specifications have been established. Provide advanced Electro-Mechanical technical contributions and solutions in a team environment.
  • Contribute to preliminary design concepts for hardware, componentry, and systems including making independent judgment and decisions.
  • Estimate scheduling and costs to determine effective methods in design, materials, and time to meet project deliverables and prepare and present technical material for design reviews, procedures, and other related documentation.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. Citizenship.
  • Associate degree in Mechanical or Electro-Mechanical Drafting; or relevant degree containing significant science, mathematics, electronics, and engineering coursework with related experience; or Certificate in Engineering Technology, Mechanical or Electronic Drafting with related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.
  • Intermediate knowledge of the standards, procedures, and techniques related to drafting including knowledge of ASME Y14.5M Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Standard.
  • Ability to solve moderately complex technical problems.
  • Intermediate understanding of function, fabrication, processes, and packaging of electronic systems and/or mechanical hardware.
  • Ability to read and follow engineering notes, sketches, drawings specifications, and procedures.
  • Effective written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Altium and/or Mentor Graphics PADS/DxDesigner software.
  • Working knowledge of developing design concepts with a broad background in its various sub-disciplines – electronics, mechanical, and/or electro-mechanical.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret complex design requirements, and to exercise creativity and judgment in solving Electro-Mechanical design problems.

Additional qualifications at the 534.3 level

  • Advanced knowledge of ASME Y14.5M Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Standard and proficient use of CAD software.
  • Advanced understanding of electrical and mechanical design principles and ability to solve complex technical problems.
  • Advanced knowledge in PCB designs, electrical schematics, engineering hardware design, fabrication, assembly techniques, materials, testing processes, and manufacturing methods.

Qualifications We Desire

  • Bachelor's degree in Electro-Mechanical/Electronics or Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • Experience using PTC Windchill PLM or other database management tool.

Why Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory?

  • Included in 2022 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor!
  • Work for a premier innovative national Laboratory
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Flexible schedules (*depending on project needs)
  • Collaborative, creative, inclusive, and fun team environment

Learn more about our company, selection process, position types and security clearances by visiting our Career site.

Security Clearance

LLNL is a Department of Energy (DOE) and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Laboratory. Some positions will require a DOE L or Q clearance (please reference Security Clearance requirement above). If you are selected and a clearance is required, we will initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if you meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing. An L or Q clearance requires U.S. citizenship. For additional information please see DOE Order 472.2.

Equal Employment Opportunity

LLNL is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer that hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.

If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation during the application or the recruiting process, please submit a request via our online form.

COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

LLNL demonstrates its commitment to public safety by requiring that all new Laboratory employees be immunized against COVID-19 unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to all new hires including those who will be working on site, as well as those who will be teleworking.

California Privacy Notice

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) grants privacy rights to all California residents. The law also entitles job applicants, employees, and non-employee workers to be notified of what personal information LLNL collects and for what purpose. The Employee Privacy Notice can be accessed here.

Position Information

This is a Career Indefinite position. Lab employees and external candidates may be considered for this position.

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Why Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory?

  • Included in 2022 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor!
  • Work for a premier innovative national Laboratory
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Flexible schedules (*depending on project needs)
  • Collaborative, creative, inclusive, and fun team environment

Learn more about our company, selection process, position types and security clearances by visiting our Career site.

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COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

LLNL demonstrates its commitment to public safety by requiring that all new Laboratory employees be immunized against COVID-19 unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to all new hires including those who will be working on site, as well as those who will be teleworking.

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Security Clearance

This position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level clearance. If you are selected, we will initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if you meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing. Q-level clearance requires U.S. citizenship. For additional information, please see DOE Order 472.2.

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Pre-Employment Drug Test

External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test. This includes testing for use of marijuana as Federal Law applies to us as a Federal Contractor.

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Pre-Placement Medical Exam

A job related pre-placement medical examination may be required.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

LLNL is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer that values and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.

If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation during the application or the recruiting process, please submit a request via our online form.

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California Privacy Notice

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) grants privacy rights to all California residents. The law also entitles job applicants, employees, and non-employee workers to be notified of what personal information LLNL collects and for what purpose. The Employee Privacy Notice can be accessed here.


Join us and make YOUR mark on the World!

Are you interested in joining some of the brightest talent in the world to strengthen the United States' security? Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where our employees apply their expertise to create solutions for BIG ideas that make our world a better place.

We are committed to a diverse and equitable workforce with an inclusive culture that values and celebrates the diversity of our people, talents, ideas, experiences, and perspectives. This is essential to innovation and creativity for continued success of the Laboratory's mission.

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These positions will be filled at either level based on knowledge and related experience as assessed by the hiring team. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if hired at the higher level.

In this role you will

  • Provide general mechanical or electro-mechanical drafting and design support to lead designers, engineering, scientific, and technical staff utilizing knowledge of CAD tools where design parameters and specifications have been established.
  • Perform basic calculations to support technical work using standard engineering formulas.
  • Process drawings and other technical information using database management software.
  • Maintain systems documentation and experimental records.
  • Provide graphics and related technical material in support of design reviews, analysis, schedules, costing, procedures, and other documentation.
  • Review completed drawings and other documentation for adherence to LLNL drafting standards and specifications.
  • Generate or drive Electro-Mechanical design solutions that address requirements and constraints, and translate these solutions into detailed interconnection, schematic, wiring, panel layouts, silkscreens, chassis, and associated mechanical detail and assembly drawings.
  • Provide supporting documentation for Electro-Mechanical design solutions that may include analysis, schedules, costing, processes, and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Additional job responsibilities, at the 534.3 level

  • Provide advanced mechanical or electro-mechanical design and drafting support where overall design parameters and specifications have been established. Provide advanced Electro-Mechanical technical contributions and solutions in a team environment.
  • Contribute to preliminary design concepts for hardware, componentry, and systems including making independent judgment and decisions.
  • Estimate scheduling and costs to determine effective methods in design, materials, and time to meet project deliverables and prepare and present technical material for design reviews, procedures, and other related documentation.
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  • Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. Citizenship.
  • Associate degree in Mechanical or Electro-Mechanical Drafting; or relevant degree containing significant science, mathematics, electronics, and engineering coursework with related experience; or Certificate in Engineering Technology, Mechanical or Electronic Drafting with related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.
  • Intermediate knowledge of the standards, procedures, and techniques related to drafting including knowledge of ASME Y14.5M Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Standard.
  • Ability to solve moderately complex technical problems.
  • Intermediate understanding of function, fabrication, processes, and packaging of electronic systems and/or mechanical hardware.
  • Ability to read and follow engineering notes, sketches, drawings specifications, and procedures.
  • Effective written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Altium and/or Mentor Graphics PADS/DxDesigner software.
  • Working knowledge of developing design concepts with a broad background in its various sub-disciplines – electronics, mechanical, and/or electro-mechanical.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret complex design requirements, and to exercise creativity and judgment in solving Electro-Mechanical design problems.

Additional qualifications at the 534.3 level

  • Advanced knowledge of ASME Y14.5M Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Standard and proficient use of CAD software.
  • Advanced understanding of electrical and mechanical design principles and ability to solve complex technical problems.
  • Advanced knowledge in PCB designs, electrical schematics, engineering hardware design, fabrication, assembly techniques, materials, testing processes, and manufacturing methods.

Qualifications We Desire

  • Bachelor's degree in Electro-Mechanical/Electronics or Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • Experience using PTC Windchill PLM or other database management tool.

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Posted: 2022-04-14 Expires: 2022-08-18

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