Sargent & Lundy is one of the most experienced full-service architect-engineering firms in the world. Founded in 1891, the firm is a global leader in power and energy with expertise in grid modernization, renewable energy, energy storage, nuclear power, and fossil fuels. Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project services—from consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenance—with an emphasis on quality and safety. The firm serves public and private sector clients in the power and energy, gas distribution, industrial, and government sectors.
Our Core Values
Every decision we make is guided by our core values. By upholding these six principles, we support our clients, employees, and community. They are the compass we follow as we continue to grow our business and lead the industry.
Quality – We provide high-quality deliverables and services through an uncompromising focus on peer review, safety, and continuous improvement.
Accountability – Our actions demonstrate the highest levels of professionalism, integrity, and respect.
Our People – We value diverse perspectives, encourage professional growth, and are committed to providing a work community where people thrive. Our work is challenging but rewarding.
Our Clients – We deliver value and exceed our clients’ expectations through outstanding customer service, personal accessibility, and clear communication.
Innovation – Since 1891, we have invested in the people, training, tools, and technology needed to quickly adapt in a constantly changing world.
Meaningful Impact – We make a positive impact in the communities where we work and live.
Sargent & Lundy’s Government Services Division provides cutting-edge engineering design and consulting support to the management and operating contractors for US Department of Energy (DOE) sites and national laboratories. Specifically, we support the DOE Environmental Management Directorate as well as the National Nuclear Security Administration laboratories and sites. What does this mean? You can be a part of multi-discipline design teams supporting projects cleaning up the environmental damage associated with the legacy nuclear weapons production complex and/or preserving our country’s nuclear deterrent. Sargent & Lundy’s personnel design facilities, systems, and equipment that treat, store, and dispose of nuclear waste as well as systems that safely handle and process nuclear material. This mission-critical work is meaningful and challenging – work you can be proud of.
As a Project Engineer, you will be assigned to work on one or more project teams and assist the engineering team members in the execution of their project work. The projects may involve the design of new and/or modifications and upgrades to existing facilities, structures, systems, and components. In addition to personally performing and contributing to the engineering efforts, you will help to coordinate resources from multiple Sargent & Lundy (S&L) offices. It is anticipated that the majority of the work will be associated with Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and the Sandia National Laboratory (SNL); however, there may be opportunities to participate in projects around the Department of Energy Complex (such as WIPP, Pantex, Hanford, etc.). Working under the direction of the New Mexico Operations Vice President who is based in Albuquerque, this position will offer you the opportunity to utilize and expand your skills in design, engineering, project, and client management. Key responsibilities include:
Preparing design drawings, engineering analyses and construction specifications
Supporting engineering studies, alternative analyses and conceptual design efforts
Providing engineering support of construction and field activities for completed designs, including submittal reviews, resolving constructor questions, reviewing test reports, etc.
Providing peer reviews and/or independent design reviews of work by others
Close coordination with and management of client interfaces
Resource planning, coordination of resources, and assistance with integration of project participants
Internal and external tracking, management, and reporting of project budget and schedule progress
Lead efforts to ensure projects are completed satisfactorily, on time, and within budge
Must be a U.S. Citizen; Dual citizenship with a country other than the U.S. does not qualify.
We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.
Essential skills and experience:
Must be able to pass a U.S. Government security clearance check; a DOE Q clearance is preferred
This position requires a Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET-accredited engineering program, or a state-authorized PE license, with the possibility of reciprocity with the State of New Mexico
Candidates shall possess a working knowledge of operations in facilities involving hazardous operations such as DOE nuclear facilities
Candidate shall have at least 10 years of experience
Good verbal and written communication skills along with strong PC skills are required
Valued but not required skills and experience:
Expertise in engineering design and analysis tools such as AutoCAD, Revit, ANSYS, etc. is highly desirable
Construction planning, oversight, and safety, especially in a highly regulated environment like a DOE national laboratory, is highly desirable
Familiarity with NQA-1 Quality Assurance programs and procedures
Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.