Engineer/Staff Engineer/Senior Engineer, National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory

United States, North America
Jul 22, 2014

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Position Information

Posting Number: 8977

Internal Posting Date: 01-22-2014

Internal Closing Date: Open Until Filled

External Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Review of Applications begins on: 02-05-2014

Job Title: Engineer/Staff Engineer/Senior Engineer

Position Title/Rank:

Multiple Position Numbers shadow: 8978

Multiple Position Numbers Yes

Major Administrative Unit/College: National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory

Primary Department: 10049299 FACILITY FOR RARE ISOTOPE BEAMS

Position Employee Group: Continuing System Academic Staff-FAS

Appointment Basis: Annual Year, 12 months

Appointment Status: Continuing System Academic Staff

Employment %: 100


Work Hours:

Varied Work Hours (if applicable):

Project Tech/Flexible Appointment/Off-Date Information (if applicable):

Faculty: Salary Range
Support Staff: Pay Minimum
Salary and rank commensurate with experience

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

Pay Grade Level:

Position Summary: The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) is recruiting for Senior Engineers to join the FRIB Project Team. The successful candidates will produce innovative design solutions to accomplish the conceptual equipment requirements of the laboratory.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
A master's degree in engineering is required. At least five years of progressively more responsible work experience in Engineering or related field. Excellent communication, planning, organizational and leadership skills to successfully accomplish our goals. Experience with CAD/CAE and SolidWorks/ANSYS. Ability to work with export controlled items.

Typing Requirements (wpm):

Desired Qualifications: A PhD in Engineering. Experience with superconducting linac design or high power particle beam magnets and target equipment.

Summary of Health Risks and Physical Demands (if applicable):

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
Cover Letter

Optional Applicant Documents: Other Document
Other Document 2
Other Document 3

Number of Reference Letters Required: See Special Instructions

Special Instructions to Applicants: For more information, email

Review of applications will begin on February 5, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled.

Department Website Address:

Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair: Thomas Glasmacher/Project Manager/

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

If flexible appointment, indicate end date of annual flex leave:

If flex, number of months worked per year

Union Affiliation Non Union