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Associate Electrical & Materials Technician

West Mifflin, PA, US

  • West Mifflin, PA, US
  • 2024-02-08 02:00:07
  • Engineering & Science Support
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About Us

Working at the Naval Nuclear Laboratory we foster pride in belonging to an organization whose culture is made up of these core values: Trust, Empowerment, and Collaboration. Our company encourages diversity and inclusion in all its forms while ensuring the safety and reliability of our nation's naval nuclear reactors, and training the Sailors who operate those reactors in the U.S. Navy's submarines and aircraft carrier Fleets. Looking for a lifetime career Apply today!

Job Description

Are you a technician looking for a challenging career involving hands-on assembly and operation of world class testing platforms that directly support the U.S. Nuclear Navy Come join the Component Testing team at the Naval Nuclear Laboratory!


The successful candidate will perform the following:

  • Construct, install, maintain, repair, calibrate, and troubleshoot electronic test equipment, circuitry, and process control/data acquisition hardware in an industrial facility, conforming to the National Electric Code and/or similar governing standards.
  • Construct, Install, maintain, repair and troubleshoot mechanical test equipment in a test facility.
  • Routine installation and assembly of experimental test facilities and test components.
  • Working closely with peers, engineers, contractors, maintenance personnel, and management to operate and maintain lab equipment, facility, and local infrastructure.
  • Monitor data acquisition during routine facility operation, interpret instrument readings, and determine instrument validity both from calibration and operating conditions.
  • Verify and assure that facility operation is in accordance with documented test plans, test procedures, and facility operating procedure.
  • Qualify as an operator on all test hardware within the employee's work location, including supporting shift-work as needed.
  • Assemble and install complex test equipment and/or special equipment to achieve the desired operating conditions. 


Required Combination of Knowledge and Skill

Associate's degree from an accredited college or university with an electrical or electronic concentration; or Journeyman's papers in a related field.

Preferred Skills

Dual Electrical and Mechanical certification preferred.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage
  • 401(k) Savings Program
  • Capital Accumulation Plan
  • Personal & Medical Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Disability, Life and Accident Insurance
  • 9/80 Work Schedule
  • Flexible Start/End Times
  • Tuition Assistance for Eligible Employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Visit us online to view all NNL benefits!

Pay Range

$55,000 - $84,200 annually

Note the salary information provided above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is operated for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) by Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC (FMP), a wholly owned subsidiary of Fluor Corporation. Naval Nuclear Laboratory personnel are FMP employees who work at four DOE facilities: Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory, Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory, Kenneth A. Kesselring Site, and Naval Reactors Facility, and at the U.S. Department of Defense-owned Nuclear Power Training Unit-Charleston. FMP employees also have an established presence at numerous shipyards and vendor locations. For nearly 70 years, the Naval Nuclear Laboratory has developed advanced nuclear propulsion technology, provided technical support, and trained world-class nuclear operators to ensure the safe and reliable operation of our nation's submarine and aircraft carrier Fleets. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is a national asset solely dedicated to the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. We rely on the dedication and innovation of our nearly 8000 engineers, scientists, technicians, and support personnel.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

All candidates must be U.S. citizens. Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. FMP is a government contractor and maintains a drug free workplace and workforce. All candidates must be able to pass a drug test in compliance with FMP company policy and 10 CFR 707. Federal regulation requires FMP test for marijuana. Fluor Marine Propulsion is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Veterans/Disabilities) Committed to Workplace Diversity

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