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Moseley Technical Services Electrical Engineer in Vandenberg AFB, California

Electrical Engineer

Job ID # 2020-11754

Contract Opportunity

Location: Vandenberg AFB, CA

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree

What You’ll Do:

  • Design, operation, maintenance of medium and low voltage electrical power systems supporting launch complexes and related facilities, including circuitry, cabling, electrical components, instrumentation, and controls

  • Assist technical staff and contractors in the design, operation, and maintenance of new/existing electromechanical systems, including insight into the mechanical operation of these systems

  • Develop new and revise existing operational test procedures and maintenance documentation associated with launch facility electromechanical systems, primary and backup power (medium and low voltage (12kV, 480V, 120V, 24V control, etc.) systems

  • Coordination of Base High Voltage supply infrastructure and readiness in support of Launch Operations

  • Design, operation, maintenance of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), or similar firmware controllers, supporting launch complexes and related facilities

  • Support development activities for new upcoming launch systems, customer funded special studies, mission unique modifications, or other major facility modifications and/or system upgrades

  • Disposition of corrective actions and coordination with cross functional groups to identify/implement solutions and drive strategic improvements relative to launch operations

  • Apply technical engineering knowledge and expertise in the completion of all aspects of an identified project including technological considerations, cost/financial considerations, administration, and schedule management

  • Develop and coordinate technical portions of proposals, statements of work and contract specifications. Apply knowledge of regulatory and certifying agency requirements to ensure product and/or service complies. Apply knowledge of functional testing requirements to ensure product and/or service meets or exceeds customer expectations

  • Must understand and comply with (EWR 1271) Range Safety design and operational requirements in performance of duties

  • Support maintenance and improvement projects in close coordination with Operation Systems Engineering group to ensure system readiness in support of launch vehicle processing

What You’ll Need:

  • External Basic Requirements:

  • AT LEAST 2 years of experience working electrical/power engineering in an Aerospace, Utilities, or similarly complex environment. A Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering may be used to satisfy 2 years of experience.

  • Excellent communication, writing and oral skills and have the ability to work with a wide range of team members including customers and subcontractors

  • Proficient knowledge in Microsoft Office products such as Excel, Word, Power Point and Project

  • Experience with Computer Aided Design software such as AutoCAD, Revit, and Tekla

  • Work will primarily be in an office type environment, with some field operations and maintenance support (launch pad and processing facilities) involving certification for working at height, working in confined space, and working in areas of stored hazardous rocket propellant commodities and high pressure gases.

  • Some travel to other ULA facilities may be required

  • May need to work on other shifts when needed.

  • External Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional experience working with large, complex mechanical systems in an equivalent industrial process is preferred

  • Knowledge of industry standards such as National Electrical Code NFPA 70, NFPA 70E

*U.S. Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

What to Expect:

  • Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a preemployment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications.

  • Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.

Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.


For questions about benefits visit: http://www.moseleytechnical.com/jobseekers/

For more information about Moseley visit: http://www.moseleytechnical.com/aboutus/

Detrom 256-880-0446 Ext. 326 (Detrom@moseleytechnical.com)

Posting Title (External): Electrical Engineer

Street: 10th and Utah, Bldg 7525