Facilities Engineer -Electrical

at Lockheed Martin
Location Sunnyvale, California
Date Posted August 4, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified

Description

Job ID: 592679BR
Date posted: Jun. 01, 2022

Locations: Sunnyvale, California

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all Lockheed Martin employees including new hires. All current and newly hired employees are required to follow onsite safety measures based upon the COVID-19 Community Level at the specific work location.
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POSITION OVERVIEW
Lockheed Martin Distributed Energy is seeking an experienced: Medium and High Voltage Electrical Engineer at our Sunnyvale, CA location.
The Electrical High Voltage Engineer is responsible for the overall operating condition and reliability of the electrical distribution system to ensure a smooth operation of the plant.

Job Responsibilities:
• Tasks include developing and implementing an electrical outage plan for all high voltage and medium voltage switchgear and machine control centers at three Bay Area facilities.
• Maintaining the preventive and predictive maintenance program on all medium and high voltage electrical distribution equipment and assets. This will involve coordinating efforts to monitor, test, repair, and optimize the operation of the high voltage distribution network, including the high voltage overhead and underground distribution systems (115 kV and 12.47 kV), generators, high voltage substations, transformers, switchgears, 2.4 kV and 4.16 kV starters, protection relays, motors, UPS and batteries, and SCADA System.
• Maintaining system studies and arc flash calculations for the plant electrical distribution system.
• Creating and maintaining electrical safety programs and procedures consistent with NEC, NFPA, and Cal-OSHA standards.
• Providing technical support and training to operators and technicians that interact with the site high voltage distribution system.
• Leading troubleshooting efforts to correct problems in the system and resolving all electrical equipment reliability issues or malfunctions.
• Providing consultations on matters relating to safety, reliability, and the selection of equipment for end-of-life replacement.
• Evaluating contracts for power purchase and sales, monitoring power purchase and sales invoices, coordinating with the electric utility provider for sales/purchases and maintenance, and providing monthly usage reports and forecasts.
• Supporting low voltage electrical and instrument improvements and planning of major controls upgrades within the utilities area.

Come, join us and experience your future!

Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin's competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
• Minimum 3 years working with electrical power.
• Understands the theory of operations of major equipment and a working knowledge of medium voltage electrical distribution systems.
• Knowledge of a variety of equipment and methods employed to test and troubleshoot electrical equipment and generators.
• Strong technical and analytical skills with the ability to solve complex problems and to innovate.
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work with interdisciplinary and cross-functional teams and represented employees.
• Customer focused - able to take initiative and independent action.
• Must be a United States citizen.
Desired Skills:
• Formal education and or professional experience in electrical engineering
• Results oriented
• Strong communication skills, both oral and written
• Proven track record of meeting dead-lines and delivering results
• Demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities and stakeholders
• Experience in creating and managing vender service agreements within budget.
• 4 -years of electrical facilities engineering
• PE in Electrical Engineering
• Ability to obtain a TS Clearance

Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: Top Secret
Other Important Information You Should Know

Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.
Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.
Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.
Schedule for this Position: 9x80 every other Friday off

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: SPACE
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Facilities

Type: Full-Time

Shift: First

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