Mechanical Engineer (Multiple Openings) – 92367

Organization: EG-Engineering

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL, Engineering Division ( has speedy openings for Mechanical Engineers to hitch the group.

This is a matrix place inside Engineering that helps the varied consumer services and tasks at LBNL.  Supported services and tasks embody, however will not be restricted to; the Advanced Light Source (, the Advanced Light Source Upgrade undertaking (, DUNE (, and CMB-S4 (; and engineering help for the big selection of science and expertise at LBNL ( 

LBNL was primarily based on a precept of group science.  It is the premise that everybody on the group or in help of the group is a contributor.  No thought is ignored.  All concepts are thought-about and included in the dialogue.  It’s an thrilling time to hitch our rising group!

Under the preliminary course of a lead help individual, you’ll independently carry out a wide range of sophisticated mechanical engineering duties, together with design and growth actions in help of particular scientific and engineering applications, taking duty for sub-projects and sub-groups inside main tasks or analysis applications at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL, 

These actions might embody conceptualization, design, planning, implementation, and completion of assigned issues, duties, and tasks, which have a excessive diploma of complexity and vary in scope. Moreover, the Mechanical Engineer will conduct, coordinate, and/or make important contributions to massive tasks or a number of small tasks using impartial judgment and determination making whereas working inside schedule and price range constraints.

This place will probably be employed at a degree commensurate with the enterprise wants; and expertise, data, and skills of the profitable candidate.  

What You Will Do:

  • Using intensive data and expertise of mechanical engineering ideas and instruments, carry out as a totally certified and skilled skilled engineer and group-level knowledgeable/useful resource.
  • Work on tasks independently, or in groups, utilizing skilled engineering ideas to develop sensible and artistic options to sophisticated issues whose scope is usually in recognized expertise with incorporation of latest expertise.
  • Take initiative to help others in resolving points exterior their speedy space of duty.
  • Participate in discussions of the engineering elements of scientific initiatives, working with  different divisions and scientists in problem-solving and defining procedures and objectives.
  • Independently put together design specs, analyses and proposals for presentation and approval of scientific and administration personnel.
  • Formulate price and schedule information related to such elements and put together technical or progress experiences.

Additional Responsibilities as wanted:

  • Supervise the work of technical {and professional} workers.
  • May assume a crucial position in a selected part of bigger tasks/applications.
  • Plan, arrange and conduct technical tasks/applications involving the design, fabrication, modification, and analysis of mechanical elements.

What is Required:

  • Typically requires a minimal of 5 years of associated expertise with a Bachelor’s diploma; or 3 years and a Master’s diploma; or equal work expertise.
  • Demonstrated intensive data and expertise in mechanical engineering ideas, theories, practices, and instruments.
  • Demonstrated technical experience ample to carry out sophisticated and troublesome engineering work.
  • Demonstrated capability to plan, arrange, conduct and lead technical tasks/applications and to formulate, monitor and report price and schedule information.
  • Excellent oral and written communication expertise.
  • Ability to work in a group surroundings and work together successfully with a broad vary of colleagues.

Additional Desired Qualifications:

  • Precision Machine Design and tolerance evaluation.
  • Experience with massive meeting administration – product construction, BOM, PLM, and so on.
  • Ability to steer work of others and provides work course.
  • Experience with the design and fabrication of metallic and/or composite constructions.
  • Experience with Accelerator Vacuum methods and/or cryogenic purposes.
  • Supervisory expertise is fascinating.

The posting shall stay open till the place is stuffed.


  • This is a 2-year time period appointment with the opportunity of extension or conversion to Career appointment primarily based upon passable job efficiency, persevering with availability of funds and ongoing operational wants.
  • Full-time, M-F, exempt (month-to-month paid) from time beyond regulation pay.
  • Salary is commensurate with expertise.
  • Classification will rely upon the applicant’s degree of expertise, data, and skills.
  • Diversity, fairness, and inclusion are core values at Berkeley Lab. Our excellence can solely be totally realized by college, college students, and workers who share our dedication to those values. Successful candidates for our college positions will exhibit proof of a dedication to advancing fairness and inclusion.
  • This place could also be topic to a background examine. Any convictions will probably be evaluated to find out in the event that they immediately relate to the obligations and necessities of the place. Having a conviction historical past won’t routinely disqualify an applicant from being thought-about for employment.
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA  94720.

How To Apply

Apply immediately on-line at and comply with the on-line directions to finish the applying course of. 

Learn About Us:

Working at Berkeley Lab has many rewards together with a aggressive compensation program, glorious well being and welfare applications, a retirement program that’s second to none, and excellent growth alternatives.  To view details about the various rewards which might be supplied at Berkeley Lab- Click Here (

Berkeley Lab (LBNL, addresses the world’s most pressing scientific challenges by advancing sustainable power, defending human well being, creating new supplies, and revealing the origin and destiny of the universe. Founded in 1931, Berkeley Lab’s scientific experience has been acknowledged with 13 Nobel prizes. The University of California manages Berkeley Lab for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science.

Equal Employment Opportunity: Berkeley Lab is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All certified candidates will obtain consideration for employment with out regard to race, shade, faith, intercourse, sexual orientation, gender identification, nationwide origin, incapacity, age, or protected veteran standing. Berkeley Lab is in compliance with the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision below 41 CFR 60-1.4.  Click right here ( to view the poster and complement: “Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.”

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory encourages purposes from girls, minorities, veterans, and different underrepresented teams presently contemplating scientific analysis careers.


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