Job Information Job Title: Senior Procurement Engineer Grade: 230
Org: System Engineering
Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (ATR Site - 4x10s Work Schedule) Mission/Vision Statement Empowering the Nation's Energy Future Mission: Discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure. Vision: INL will change the world's energy future and secure our critical infrastructure.Responsibilities The Advanced Test Reactor Complex (ATR) is seeking candidates for Senior Procurement Engineer.
The Procurement Engineer supports the acquisition of equipment, materials and engineered items in direct support of ATR Operations. The individual functions as a member of the ATR System Engineering Group. In an advisory role to the other members of the Engineering Division, the Procurement Engineer ensures the appropriate quality assurance requirements are established and addressed in specifications, drawings, and ordering information. Categorizes items by safety category and application. Identifies technical requirements, critical characteristics, and acceptance methods for nuclear items and materials. Evaluates alternate or substitute replacement items for installed equipment. Establishes and verifies expectations for vendors including testing and acceptance requirements and implementation of quality standards. Aids supplier evaluation for inclusion on the INL qualified supplier list. Supports inspection planning and disposition of nonconforming items. Conducts inventory usage analysis and management of critical spares. Using a working familiarity with Asset Suite, creates and reviews catalog identifications and maintenance requests.
Maintains a thorough understanding of laboratory-wide procedures and demonstrates a desire to continually improve approach. Conducts all work in accordance with applicable laboratory procedures and regulations. Cultivates and upholds a safety-conscious workplace and nuclear safety culture.Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and 8 years of related work experience or Master's Degree in Engineering and 6 years of related work experience (relevant experience is defined as engineering experience in a facility environment with responsibilities in procurement and resource allocation)
Must be a US Citizen and be able to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) "L" security clearance
Knowledge of consensus codes and standards relevant to the engineering of nuclear facilities, for example, ANSI, ASME, ASTM, and AWS, and particularly ASME NQA-1
Strong organizational skills
Strong technical communication skills (both oral and written)
Strong skills in the development of commercial grade dedication plans per ASME NQA-1 Selective Service Requirements
To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). This includes U.S. born and naturalized citizens, parolees, undocumented immigrants, legal permanent residents, asylum seekers, refugees, and all males with visas of any kind which expired more than 30 days ago. The few individuals who are exempt from this requirement are those on current non-immigrant visas. For more information see www.sss.gov. Employee Job Functions Employee Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job position which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant's ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.
Motor Abilities: fine motor control (hands)Work Conditions: stairs, typing/keyboard, >8 hrs./day, working aloneCertification Exams: testing designated position (tdp_Please Apply Before: December 25, 2018 (Midnight, MST) Environmental, Safety and Health Statement Must be familiar with, and comply with all relevant health and safety requirements. Must be knowledgeable of emergency action policies and procedures, methods for reporting/resolving work practices or conditions to available cognizant professionals.Other Information When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.INL Overview INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 4,300 scientists, researchers and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and develop technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security and environmental missions.
The Idaho Falls Area Idaho Falls is conveniently situated near many national treasures such as Yellowstone National Park, Teton National Park, Jackson, WY, etc. For more information about the area, please visit www.visitidahofalls.com and www.visitidaho.org.Equal Employment Opportunity Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.