Electrical Engineer at Navarro Research and Engineering, Inc. in Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Job Description:


Navarro Research and Engineering is recruiting for an Electrical Engineer in Oak Ridge, TN.

Navarro is a premier contractor providing high-quality technical services to DOE, NASA, and DOD. Navarro's success is based on our customer service focus and our well-known responsiveness and innovation. In all we do, either in corporate management or in our services to our clients, we seek for the most effective and efficient approaches to provide best value to our clients.

Electrical Engineer to perform duties supporting UCOR projects and/or Electrical Engineering Program function. Project locations can include ORNL and Y-12, but primarily is designed for EMWMF, ORRLF and the Transportation Hub projects. Duties to include:

  • Prepare and review engineering calculations including Arc Flash calculations
  • Develop electrical and instrumentation engineering change documentation, and associated drawings/sketches
  • Incorporate electrical system changes into facility red line drawings and oversee the drawing revisions
  • Assist with development of maintenance work packages as well as new construction and process proposed changes from operations/maintenance
  • Provide technical oversight of electrical field activities including troubleshooting, design changes, repairs and new installation
  • Assist with the development, review, and approval of scopes of work, technical specifications, sole source justifications, purchase orders and other procurement aspects within the electrical scope
  • Troubleshoot electrical systems. Interpret electrical codes and provide guidance as needed
  • Field engineering and troubleshooting is a plus
  • Experience in multi-discipline engineering organizations or projects is a plus
  • Experience working on operational work sites is a plus
  • Other electrical engineering duties as necessary and assigned

This position requires location across Oak Ridge facilities so candidate much be local or willing to relocate to the area.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience (equivalent experience defined as demonstrated success at the engineer level)
  • 2+ years experience in electrical systems design, installation, troubleshooting, and repairs/renovations with 13.8KV, 440V, 220-208V, and 110V power distribution systems
  • Familiarity with and experience in implementation of NFPA 70 National Electric Code
  • Experience in preparing and reviewing detailed calculations, reports and studies that present technical information in a clear and concise manner
  • Professional Engineer license is a plus
  • Experience in providing support to the preparation and implementation of work packages for modifications, repairs, or upgrades to electrical systems
  • Experience in development of engineering change documentation for changes to existing electrical systems
  • Experience with outdoor lighting design for industrial facilities
  • Experience specifying or procuring electrical equipment items that are listed, labeled or recognized by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory
  • Functional with MS Word, Excel and Outlook software

Due to the nature of the government contract requirements and/or clearances requirements, US citizenship is required.

Navarro is an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled


  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
  • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability