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Quality Assurance Auditor /Surveillance Lead

Job ID:

   Job-0827

Location:

   Waynesboro, GA

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   QA, Auditor, nuclear, Surveillance

Description:



Desired Qualifications:



  • Engineering, construction, and/or nuclear plant
    experience required

  • Project Management experience highly desirable

  • Working level knowledge of nuclear quality
    assurance programs

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    to effectively convey important information, facts, and ideas

  • Must meet requirements to obtain and maintain a
    Lead Auditor Certification pursuant to ASME NQA-1-1994, Supplemental 2S-3 and
    Appendix 2A-3

     

    Education:















  • Associates or Bachelor of Science degree in
    Engineering, Physical Sciences or other technical area is desired

  • ANSI N45.2.23 or ASME NQA-1-1994 Lead Auditor
    Certification or ability to be certified within 6 months is required

     

    Knowledge,
    Skills & Abilities:









  • Skills
    in planning and performing quality audits, surveillances, and evaluations to
    applicable procedural requirements

  • Demonstrated
    ability to interface with senior management and clearly communicate issues

  • Demonstrated
    strong teamwork skills

  • Ability
    to obtain unescorted access to the protected area of a nuclear plant

Empyrean
Services
is
committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal
opportunity employer (EOE
Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)










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I&C Design/V&V/Test Engineer

Job ID:

   Job-0826

Location:

   Charlotte, NC

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   I&C, V&V, nuclear, testing

Description:




SUMMARY:


·         Project for which support is required is the Plant Process Computer replacement at multiple nuclear sites.


 


RESPONSIBILITIES:


·         Individual will be assigned as a lead Test Engineer to support V&V and testing activities.


·         Responsibilities include project and requirements traceability matrix ownership, test procedure development and review, overall point of contact for all testing activities related to assigned projects.


·         Individual may be required to pass site security access requirements including General Employee Training, Radiation Worker Training, Security Clearance checks and subject to the site’s Fitness for Duty Program.


·         Periodic travel will be required to various nuclear sites as well as to vendor facilities.


 


Required Skills:


·         A degreed Engineer with 8+ years of design engineering experience for the engineering of modifications associated with our Nuclear Plants.


·         Experience in the nuclear industry and design of digital modifications is required.


·         Current or recent experience as a V&V and Test Engineer is required.


 


        Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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I&C Design Engineer

Job ID:

   Job-0825

Location:

   Charlotte, NC

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   I&C, nuclear, modifications, design

Description:




RESPONSIBILITIES:


·         Individual will be assigned as a responsible engineer for assigned projects and in a support capacity on other project teams.


·         Responsibilities will also include design package development, developing conceptual designs for bidding purposes, developing system requirements specifications, evaluating design alternatives.


·         Design products covering a wide range of areas from major digital controls system replacements, system upgrades and minor control circuit designs are expected to be assigned.


·         Individual may be required to pass site security access requirements including General Employee Training, Radiation Worker Training, Security Clearance checks and subject to the site’s Fitness for Duty Program. Periodic travel will be required.


 


Required Skills:


·         8+ years of design engineering experience for the engineering of modifications associated with our Nuclear Plants.


·         Experience in the nuclear industry and design of digital modifications is required.


·         Current or recent qualification at a nuclear utility as a Modification Engineer and work order development is highly desirable with individual being required to obtain qualifications for a Modification Engineer prior to working independently.


·         Experience in extracting existing plant requirements from obsolete plant digital systems is preferred.


·         Experience with Honeywell Experion and National Instruments is preferred.


 


        Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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Fire PRA / Safe Shutdown Engineer

Job ID:

   Job-0824

Location:

   Birmingham, AL

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   PRA, nuclear, NFPA 805, Safe Shutdown

Description:




Desired Qualifications:  


·          Previous experience with Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) models and Fire Safety Analysis (including NFPA-0805) for commercial nuclear plants


 


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


·         B.S. degree in engineering from an accredited institution or PE license


·         6 years nuclear power plant experience


·         Knowledge of Fire Protection and risk-assessment is required


 


Job Responsibilities:


·         Perform Fire PRA logic model update


·         Review DCP for impact on Fire PRA or Safe Shutdown (SSD) models


·         Review Fire PRA task reports


·         Provide F&O resolution support


·         Assist SSD re-baseline project by reviewing circuit analysis packages


·         Provide oversight of the re-baselining of nuclear plant’s SSD


·         Procedure review (for SSD re-baseline project and others)


·         NRC TFPI and Self-assessment support


·         Ability to obtain unescorted access to the protected area of a nuclear plant


 


        Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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Project Controls Specialist

Job ID:

   Job-0823

Location:

   West Coast US

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   Project Controls, Schedular, Nuclear, Primavera P6

Description:




SUMMARY:


Responsible for the delivery of project control functions in connection with the Program Management Office and for the development and maintenance of standard tools and functions managed or provided by the Project Controls group all of which are timely performed and in accordance with company standards.


Working with the appropriate Project Manager(s) on existing and in the establishment of new projects. Develop an appropriate work breakdown structure and project control hierarchy and establish this hierarchy in the Primavera scheduling tool including the appropriate schedule information, resource loading, and milestones consistent with project funding, timetable and objectives.


As a P6 Scheduler, work with the Project Managers and Project Controls staff to create, update and maintain the Critical Path Method schedules. This includes development and preparation of reports which present project earned value metrics and other performance indicators. Analyze project earned value data; identify and report adverse trends.


Mentor and train others in sound approaches and standards for solving problems related to cost and schedule.


Lead a cooperative effort among members of a project team with responsibility for results.


Transfer monthly project related financial and procurement data from the Corporate ERP into the Project Controls data base and prepare necessary outputs for earned value and other project reporting and variance analysis.


Assist in or develop and maintain periodic project status reports related to project progress including earned value metrics and schedule performance.


Assist in publication of a weekly project Level 2 and 3 milestone completion and status reports.


Implement approved changes to the budget and forecast as well as develop and produce associated cost and schedule reports.


Develop procedures and desktop guidelines as needed for project controls related functions.


Provide support to project controls database development.


Performs other duties as assigned.




CORE COMPETENCIES:


To perform the job successfully, the individual should demonstrate competencies in performing the essential functions of this position by performing satisfactorily in each of these competencies.



  • Problem solving: Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner, gathers and reviews information appropriately. Uses own judgment and acts independently; seeks input from other team members as appropriate for complex or sensitive situations.

  • Oral/written communication: Listens carefully and speaks clearly and professionally in all situations. Edits work for accuracy and clarity, Is able to create, read and interpret complex written information. Ability to develop strong interpersonal networks within the organization.

  • Planning/organizing: Prioritizes and plans work activities, organizes personal and project timelines and deadlines, tracks project timelines and deadlines, and uses time efficiently.

  • Adaptability: Adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands and is able to deal with frequent interruptions, changes, delays, or unexpected events.

  • Dependability: Consistently on time and at work, responds to management expectations and solicits feedback to improve performance.

 


 



  • Team Building: Capable of developing strong interpersonal networks and trust within the organization, setting expectations and requirements and achieving accountability of supervised personnel. Leads consensus by involving all stakeholders, facilitating their understanding of differences, agreeing on requirements and constraints, and developing the best solution.

  • Safety Culture: Adheres to the company Safety culture and is expected to model safe behavior and influence peers to meet high standards.



SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND ABILITIES
:



  • Education: A minimum of a B.S. or B.A. degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Project Management, Accounting, Business Administration, or other related disciplines. Significant experience in the performance of the essential duties and responsibilities listed may be considered in lieu of a 4 year degree.

  • Experience: Minimum of 8 years working in a project planning / scheduling or project controls organization. The following experience is required:

Significant experience in the use of project Oracle’s Primavera P6 including experience with system administration of P6.


Demonstrated knowledge of project controls principles relating to budgeting, scheduling, earned value metric development and analysis, tracking of actual/committed costs, change control, forecasting, and financial principles. 


Multi-project experience in the power utility industry.



  • Industry Requirements: Eligible to work under Department of Energy regulation 10 CFR, Part 810.

  • Overall Job Knowledge and Performance: Exceptional organizational and multi-tasking skills, with an emphasis on coordinating conflicting demands and priorities.

  • Skills: Strong technical writing skills.   Good communication, computer, presentation and interpersonal skills. Exceptional organization skills and ability to manage complex projects with multiple work phases. Proficiency in planning and scheduling using the critical path method

  • Quality Assurance: Demonstrated understanding in the implementation of quality assurance regulations, standards and guidelines of 10 CFR 50 Appendix B, 10 CFR 21, and NQA-1.

Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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Piping Engineer

Job ID:

   Job-0820

Location:

   Midwest US

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   Piping Engineer, nuclear, PIPSYS, RCA

Description:




DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


·                                            Prepare and review piping calculations.


·                                            Design or modify piping supports as necessary.


·                                            Support development of modification packages.


·                                            Performs other duties as assigned.


 


SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND ABILITIES:


·     BS in Engineering from a nationally accredited College/University is required.


·     10+ years of piping design and 5+ years of commercial nuclear experience is required.


·     Previous PIPSYS experience is required.


·     Past experience performing walkdowns in the Radiologically Controlled Areas (RCA) of the plant.


·     Previous piping issues (HELB, FAC, seismic, etc) background is desirable.


 


      Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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Cyber Security Design Procedure Writer

Job ID:

   Job-0819

Location:

   Waynesboro, GA

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   Cyber Security, nuclear, Procedure Writer

Description:




Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


-          Nuclear Design Change package experience


-          Familiarity with ARINC Security Computer equipment


-          Experience in the development of Site Acceptance and Functional Test Procedures


-          Experience in field testing and problem resolution of security computer upgrades


-          Cyber Security experience is a plus.


-          Ability to obtain unescorted access to the protected area of a nuclear plant.


 


        Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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Project Estimator

Job ID:

   Job-0818

Location:

   Dothan,AL

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   Project Estimator, nuclear, WBS, WinEst

Description:




Desired Qualifications:  Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


·         College diploma or University degree in a technical or business field preferred, or equivalent experience working in a nuclear estimating and/or construction environment.


·         Experience in nuclear plant screening, feasibility, control, and detailed level estimating, including 5 plus years of on-site walk downs at nuclear plants for project scope development and information gathering.


·         Engineering or Design experience is desirable.


·         Major emphasis is on the implementation costs of projects.


·         Proven success in setting priorities, and managing resources and workload.


·         Experience in working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment


·         Solid understanding of estimating and material take-off techniques, unit price cost data, classes of estimates, work breakdown structures (WBS), and estimating database maintenance as they apply to complex nuclear industry projects.


·         In-depth knowledge of engineering, procurement, and construction processes associated with nuclear projects. Knowledge of estimating software and tools; (WinEst experience highly preferred) familiarity with cost control and scheduling tools and processes.


·         Knowledge of Maximo and its capabilities as a resource to support material pricing for estimating development. Understanding of PowerPlan and the ability to obtain actual project costs for use in comparing estimates to actual costs.


·         Knowledge of risk analysis, contingency, and escalation assessment.


·         Understanding of heavy industrial construction procedures and methods, nuclear site factors and market condition's impact on project costs and properly reflect in estimate.


·         Excellent analytical, mathematical and problem solving skills.


·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


·         Excellent listening and interpersonal skills.


·         Personal ownership and initiative


·         Must have demonstrated an ability to successfully set priorities & implement objectives Ability to communicate in a technical and user- friendly language Ability to take personal ownership and initiative.


·         Ability to obtain unescorted access to the protected area of a nuclear plant.


        Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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Electrical I&C Engineer

Job ID:

   Job-0807

Location:

   Southport, NC

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   Electrical Engineer, I&C, nuclear

Description:




JOB DESCRIPTION & REQUIREMENTS:


·         Perform engineering work for electrical and I&C projects within the Nuclear Major Projects organization. The I&C engineering work may include digital and software focused items.


·         Current qualification at a nuclear utility as a Modification Engineer under an INPO Accredited Program and knowledge of Passport or Consolidated Asset Suite for design and work order development is highly desirable.


·         Experience in Operations department is considered a desirable trait as well. Individual will be required to obtain qualifications for a Modification Engineer prior to working independently. Selected individual will act as the Lead Technical and/or Responsible Engineer for assigned projects and in a support capacity on other project teams.


 


RESPONSIBILITIES:


·         Responsibilities will include design package development, developing conceptual designs and specifications for bidding purposes, evaluating alternatives, technical support during implementation, setpoint development, coordination of design efforts with selected vendors/AEs/designer and conducting design package reviews.


·         Design products related to major digital controls system replacements, software evaluations, instrument component upgrades, and control circuits are expected to be developed.


·         Will be required to qualify in the necessary duty areas to act independently as a Responsible Engineer for modifications within organization with past qualifications and product demonstration from other utilities as an acceptable alternative.


·         Will be expected to exhibit sound technical judgment and guidance to the project team.


 


QUALIFICATIONS:


·         Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) or equivalent work experience 2+ years engineering experience in the nuclear industry with experience in digital hardware / software modifications.


·         Ability to obtain and maintain unescorted access to a nuclear facility (General Employee Training, Radiation Worker Training, Security Clearance checks and subject to the site’s Fitness for Duty Program).


·         Strong oral / written communication skills within a professional environment.


·         Skilled in the practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations and preparing and presenting recommendations.


·         Must be able to work in a team environment.


·         Registration/Licensure as a Professional Engineer Digital / I&C engineering experience at Brunswick Nuclear Plant is a PLUS.


·         Working knowledge of digital upgrade specific licensing requirements and current 10CFR73.54 Cyber Security is a PLUS.


·         Experience developing digital / software modification test plans is a PLUS.


·         Experience in the 10CFR50.59 with respect to designing modifications to a nuclear facility is a PLUS.


       


        Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)


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Export Compliance Analyst

Job ID:

   Job-0803

Location:

   Corvallis, OR

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   Export Compliance Analyst, nuclear, 10 CFR 110

Description:




ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  


Supports all export and import compliance programs, policies, and practices to ensure company's compliance with US and foreign laws applicable to company's international business activities.


Conducts analytical reviews consistent with all applicable US and foreign regulations related to export control and the conduct of business internationally. Such reviews of information subject to US and foreign regulations may pertain to the design, analysis, and manufacturing of nuclear reactor components and systems, balance of plant systems, and the marketing, construction, operation and maintenance of such components and systems.


Assists with the determination of technology subject to the regulations specifically under the U.S. Department of Energy’s Part 810 regulations “Assistance to Foreign Atomic Energy Activities”, to the U.S. Department of Commerce regulations per 15 CFR Parts 730 to 774, the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) if applicable, and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s regulations under 10 CFR 110, specifically in Appendix A.


The Export Compliance Analyst will work directly with the ECM to provide analytical expertise and determination of items subject to the regulations, and assist with all compliance duties that may be assigned.


Assists with entity screening per company procedures and consistent with best practices.


Assists with maintaining compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Trade Practices Act and with analogous laws of foreign countries in which NSP operates.


Assists with the management of existing export licenses and authorizations (general or specific).


Provides expert guidance and advice on DOE, NRC, Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and where applicable, ITAR regulations.


Assists the ECM with maintaining compliance with 10 CFR 810 requirements, including the management of all granted Authorizations from NNSA in support of international marketing, sales, and technology transfers.


Completes timely analytical reviews and reporting of said reviews, in the current Export Controlled Information (ECI) tracking system and in CERTREC if applicable.


Maintains all records generated from analytical reviews, denied parties screening or other ECI duties in the appropriate company databases.


Performs other duties as assigned.




CORE COMPETENCIES:


To perform the job successfully, the individual should demonstrate competencies in performing the essential functions of this position by performing satisfactorily in each of these competencies. 



  • Business Acumen: A strategic thinker with good business perspective and an understanding of the company’s business. Able to function comfortably in political interactions.

  • Problem solving: Decisive with good judgment. Identifies and resolves problems in an efficient and effective manner. Gathers and reviews information appropriately.  Works directly with the ECM and the legal department in seeking input from other team members as appropriate for completing analytical tasks and assignments.

  • Oral/written communication: Strong communication skills, externally and internally. Listens carefully and speaks clearly and professionally in all situations. Edits work for accuracy and clarity, Is able to create, read and interpret complex written information. 

  • Planning/organizing: Capable of managing all work assignments, especially in a high volume, quick turnaround environment. Plans work time effectively to meet internal tasking requirements.  Able to work with minimal supervision on assigned tasks, while reporting back to the ECM and the legal department.   

  • Integrity: Demonstrates a high level of integrity and trust within the legal department and Company.

  • Adaptability: Adapts to changes in the work environment, adjusts to competing demands and is able to deal with frequent interruptions, changes, delays, or unexpected events.

  • Dependability: Consistently on time and at work, responds to management expectations.

  • Safety and security: Observes safety and security procedures and uses equipment and materials properly.



SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND ABILITIES:



  • Education: Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.

  • Experience: 4+ years of experience conducting analytical reviews of technical information in relationship to US and foreign laws related to the international business development for nuclear systems/components. Must also possess experience with all export control regulations “Trade Control Laws” including experience with the Export Administration Regulations, The Nuclear Regulatory Commission Export Regulations and the Department of Energy Export Regulations.

  • Industry Requirements: Eligibility to work under Department of Energy 10 CFR Part 810.

  • Overall Job Knowledge and Performance: Requires professional business skills and the ability to execute on deliverables across multiple functions of the organization. Extensive experience with NRC and DOE regulations, particularly current 10 CFR 810 guidelines.  This position will have limited direct supervision and will require to work mostly independently.

  • Skills: Strong technical writing skills.   Good communication, computer, presentation and interpersonal skills. Exceptional organization skills and ability to manage complex projects with multiple work phases.

Quality Assurance: Demonstrated understanding and implementation of quality assurance regulations, standards and guidelines of 10 CFR 50 Appendix B, 10 CFR 21, and NQA-1.


 


Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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Electrical Design Engineering Supervisor

Job ID:

   Job-0800

Location:

   Midwest US

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   ELectrical Design Engineer, nuclear, Supervisor

Description:




REQUIREMENTS:


·         Must have more than 15 years of commercial nuclear power plant experience


·         Past experience working as an Electrical Engineering Supervisor (or higher) in Design Engineering is required.


·         5+ years of supervisory experience at an operating nuclear power plant is required.


·         BS Degree in Electrical Engineering is required.


·         PE license is desirable.


 


        Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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Electrical Engineer (Cyber Security)

Job ID:

   Job-0719

Location:

   Seneca, SC

Job Type:

   Contract

Primary Skills:

   Electrical Engineer, nuclear, Cyber Security, 10CFR73.54, NEI 08-09

Description:




Required Skills & ABILITIES:


·         Bachelor’s Engineering or IT Degree from an ABET accredited four-year college.


·         Digital life cycle and Critical digital asset management experience


·         Nuclear modification experience


·         Familiarity with 10CFR73.54 and NEI 08-09 IT or engineering technical background in the area of network design, server design and administration, or IT Security



  • Past nuclear experience with ability to pass background and badging requirements.

 


Primary duties and responsibilities:


·         Design engineered solutions which resolve plant operational challenges and equipment obsolescence issues.


·         Protecting the Design Basis of the plant.


·         Prepare Design Change Packages, which include but not limited to: sketches, calculations, test plans, and other associated design documents.


·         Prepare 50.59 Screens and Evaluations as applicable.


·         Perform Design Authority Reviews of Design Change Packages.


·         Perform Plant walkdowns as needed.


·         Perform interviews with engineering and plant staff regarding critical digital assets.


·         Perform tabletop and walk down activities of the cyber security assessment process.


·         Interface with nuclear station staff and management to ensure successful design, development, and implementation of engineering changes.


·         Interface with vendors to ensure the design requirements for new equipment are properly understood.


·         Demonstrate technical rigor in all assigned activities and serves as the site's technical conscience for the safe and reliable design and operation of the plant.


·         Provide engineering expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis, and resolution of problems of increasing scope and complexity.


·         Ensure accomplishment of business goals and objectives through effective planning, organizing, and monitoring of work activities.


·         Develop positive working relationships to effectively coordinate work activities.


·         Demonstrate the attributes of a nuclear professional in all assignments, decisions, and interactions with others.


 


        Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled)

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Job ID Job Title Location Jobtype
Job-0827 Quality Assurance Auditor /Surveillance Lead Waynesboro, GA Contract
Job-0826 I&C Design/V&V/Test Engineer Charlotte, NC Contract
Job-0825 I&C Design Engineer Charlotte, NC Contract
Job-0824 Fire PRA / Safe Shutdown Engineer Birmingham, AL Contract
Job-0823 Project Controls Specialist West Coast US Contract
Job-0820 Piping Engineer Midwest US Contract
Job-0819 Cyber Security Design Procedure Writer Waynesboro, GA Contract
Job-0818 Project Estimator Dothan,AL Contract
Job-0807 Electrical I&C Engineer Southport, NC Contract
Job-0803 Export Compliance Analyst Corvallis, OR Contract
Job-0800 Electrical Design Engineering Supervisor Midwest US Contract
Job-0719 Electrical Engineer (Cyber Security) Seneca, SC Contract