Sr. Electrical Engineer

Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Type: Contract

Reference ID: 859

Category: Engineering / Electrical

GEM Technologies, Inc. (GEM) is seeking a Sr. Electrical Engineer to join our team at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, TN, which provides integral mission support to the NNSA. The ideal candidate is a licensed Professional Engineer and has an active DOE “Q” Clearance.


This position will serve the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, TN.

About the site: 


Position Overview:

  • Support new and modified plant electrical systems at 13.8 kV down to low voltage systems and I&C designs.
  • Prepare calculations, drawings, data sheets, specifications, reports, reviews, studies, and estimates (material and manhour) as part of a project team.
  • Support construction and operational activities related to design outputs.
  • Has ability to confront a situation and troubleshoot why things/systems are working improperly.
  • Has exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Coordinates operation and maintenance activities to ensure optimum utilization of power system facilities.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • 10+ years’ direct experience in electrical engineering, design, and specifications.
  • Familiarity with Instrumentation and Controls I&C, preferred.
  • Thorough understanding and previous application of the NEC, NESC, and similar standards.
  • To be considered, applicants must have an active DOE “Q” clearance.
  • Due to the nature of the work, a U.S. Citizenship is required.

About GEM: We are a federal contractor to the Department of Energy, its major contractors, and state-level and commercial agencies throughout the nation. Founded in 1994 as an engineering and technical services company, our service lines have since expanded to include environmental remediation, facilities maintenance, construction, demolition, and waste management. We are headquartered near Oak Ridge, TN, and provide nationwide services in locations that include Texas, Illinois, Idaho, Kentucky, New Mexico, Ohio, Georgia, and South Carolina.


GEM Technologies Inc., is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer