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Senior Facilities Engineer (PENA)

REQ: REQ-122739 Facilities

  • Sparks, NV, United States
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Job Title:  Senior Facilities Engineer

Job Summary:

Do you want to join a team that's changing the world? Do you have a strong background? Then we're looking for you. Put your skills to meaningful use, gain unique experience, and work with world-class team members with diverse backgrounds and expertise who share the same mission. Join the PENA team today.

Essential Duties:

  • Supporting design and installation of facility systems composed of HVAC, dry room/ dehumidifier, wastewater, electrical, emergency generators, fire/life safety systems and associated equipment.
  • Scheduling and cost control of facility system construction.
  • Developing and monitor energy control and conservation systems.
  • Supporting facility design for construction and updates for operational and energy efficiencies.
  • Conducting routine, ongoing assessments of the facility systems operations.
  • Performing tests and rounds and analyzing data to assure the proper functioning of equipment.
  • Ensuring energy efficient operations of all facility systems.
  • Assisting, as necessary, with scheduling of preventive maintenance, contracted maintenance, and general maintenance with minimum disruption of building services.
  • Ensuring compliance with all safety procedures as well as utilization of protective equipment.
  • Maintaining ongoing communication with vendors.
  • Assisting in updating and / or maintaining as-built drawings.
  • Responding quickly to emergency situations (fire, evacuation, equipment failure etc.) and customer concerns.
  • Assisting with maintaining inventory control programs.
  • Ensuring compliance with applicable codes, requisitions, and government agencies directives related to facility operations.

The foregoing description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and level of the job.

Qualifications:  Requirements - Required and/or Preferred

Education

  • Basic:  Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or related field (or equivalent work experience).

Essential Qualifications


  • 5+ years of hands on experience in operation/engineering of mission critical facilities and infrastructure.
  • Experience supporting a complex and varied manufacturing environment including an in-depth understanding of large manufacturing facilities best practices. 
  • The ability to:
    • Comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex project documents, including CAD, Visio, PI&D’s
    • Manage projects effectively
    • Develop installation standards and project tracking/management documents
    • Respond effectively, verbally, and in writing to sensitive issues, complex inquiries, or complaints
  • Strong analytical skill set
  • Ability to understand technical documents
  • Provide initial design support with calculations, equipment and material selections, specifications and provide continued oversight through commissioning
  • A high level of commitment to customer service to both coworkers and clients.
  • Being approachable and adaptable. Must be comfortable communicating/troubleshooting with all levels of the organization.
  • Strong computer skills in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to put together proposals, plan projects, provide status updates, and give executive presentations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively across different levels of personnel with both internal and external partners. 
  • Must have working-level knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing and speaking English. 
  • Commitment to Safety

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with clean room/dry room environments.
  • System Commissioning

About Us:

Panasonic Energy of North America (PENA) is collaborating with Tesla Motors, Inc. in a large-scale advanced battery manufacturing facility known as the Gigafactory near Reno, Nevada which is known for its quality of life and expansive outdoor adventures. Panasonic manufactures and supplies cylindrical lithium-ion cells for the world’s leading electric vehicle manufacturer, Tesla Motors, Inc. Based on the battery demand from Tesla, the Gigafactory is producing cells which will double the world’s current production.

Our mission at PENA is to make the vision of affordable Electric Vehicles a reality by production of the world’s safest, highest-quality, and lowest-cost batteries.  Through this effort we will create a clean energy society and our products will change society’s use of and perceptions of electric power.

In addition to an environment that’s as innovative as our products, we offer competitive compensation and benefits. Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer.

Supplemental Information:

Pre-employment drug testing is required. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. without restriction.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law.  All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Energy of North America.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Must have working-level knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing and speaking English.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience supporting and constructing large facilities, preferably in advanced manufacturing environments.
  • Demonstrated experience with energy saving programs.
  • The ability to:

    Comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex project documents, including AutoCAD, Visio, and PDF documents.

    Manage projects effectively.

    Develop installation standards and project tracking/management documents.

    Respond effectively, verbally, and in writing to sensitive issues, complex inquiries, or complaints.

  • A high level of commitment to customer service to both coworkers and clients.
  • Being approachable and adaptable. Must be comfortable communicating/troubleshooting with all levels of the organization.
  • Experience working with clean room/dry room environments.
  • Possession of HVAC, electrical, or mechanical licensure.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Word and have the ability to use the computer to complete online learning requirements for -specific competencies, access online forms and policies, complete online benefits enrollment.

About Us:

Panasonic Energy of North America (PENA) is collaborating with Tesla Motors, Inc. in a large-scale advanced battery manufacturing facility known as the Gigafactory near Reno, Nevada which is known for its quality of life and expansive outdoor adventures. Panasonic manufactures and supplies cylindrical lithium-ion cells for the world’s leading electric vehicle manufacturer, Tesla Motors, Inc. Based on the battery demand from Tesla, the Gigafactory is producing cells which will double the world’s current production.

Our mission at PENA is to make the vision of affordable Electric Vehicles a reality by production of the world’s safest, highest-quality, and lowest-cost batteries.  Through this effort we will create a clean energy society and our products will change society’s use of and perceptions of electric power.

In addition to an environment that’s as innovative as our products, we offer competitive compensation and benefits. Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer.

Supplemental Information:

Pre-employment drug testing is required. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. without restriction.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law.  All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Energy of North America.

REQ: REQ-122739 Facilities

  • Sparks, NV, United States
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