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Mechanical Engineer (Entry Level) at Battelle Energy Alliance

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Type: Full Time
Location: Idaho Falls, Idaho

Job Description:


Job Title: Mechanical Engineer Level 1
Grade: 190
Org: Engineering Support
Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (Town)



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.



Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is seeking a candidate for an entry level Mechanical Systems Engineer. You will apply mechanical engineering knowledge, practices, principles and techniques as a facility Mechanical System Engineer. You will have technical understanding of assigned facility mechanical systems, which may include, HVAC Systems, Process Systems, Laboratory Gas Systems, and Building Plumbing Systems. You will maintain documentation such as system design descriptions, technical drawings, and maintenance information etc. You will participate in new and remodel facility design reviews and may develop design criteria for new or remodeled facilities, processes and/or utilities systems. You will produce minor design deliverables including, construction drawings/sketches, technical reports, system evaluations and calculations. Mechanical System Engineer works with teams and independently on engineering tasks.

You should have experience in fluid and heat transfer systems, materials, mechanics, and design and analysis software. You should have an understanding of building mechanical systems, HVAC, Utility Piping, Laboratory Gas Systems, land Specialized Exhaust Systems. You will work with facility operations representatives, craft personnel and contractors to implement the approved designs. You will work under the guidance of a more experienced engineer. You may support ongoing system engineering activities, which would include technical support for assigned non-safety related Structures, Systems, and Components.


Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering
Applies and understands engineering principles, concepts, and practices.
Must be a US Citizen. Must be able to obtain and maintain a US DOE L-clearance



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.

Visually demanding work, Speech discrimination, Ladders 6 ft., Typing/keyboard, Working 8 hrs./day, Working alone.



03/14/2018 (Midnight).



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.


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 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.


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 and


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.