ATLAS Cryogenic Technician
Argonne National Laboratory is seeking a candidate for the position of ATLAS cryogenic technician. This position is responsible for conducting the operation, maintenance and upgrading of the ATLAS helium and nitrogen cryogenic systems. The individual will be responsible for independently diagnosing and troubleshooting routine problems affecting cryogenic system performance and assist in analyzing and finding resolutions to more complex problems. The individual will participate in the development of detailed work plans for the maintenance, operation, and technical improvement to the cryogenics systems. The individual in this role is responsible for overseeing and performing the implementation of these work plans and is also expected to train accelerator operations staff and technicians, as necessary.
In this position, you will:
Support daily operations of the ATLAS cryogenic systems
Perform hands-on periodic inspection and maintenance of pressure, cryogenic, vacuum, and supporting utilities
Install or replace equipment to optimize system performance and reliability
Measure, record, and document operating performance data
Be available to respond to emergency situations 24 hours a day when scheduled
+3 years of hands-on fluid mechanics or industrial HVAC experience
Experience working with minimal supervision on complex projects
Successful track record of implementing, recording and documenting system performance
Ability to communicate with scientific and technical staff
+3 years of work experience demonstrating high mechanical aptitude
+2 years of LHe and LN2 hands-on experience
Associates degree in Engineering
+2 years of vacuum experience
ST 2: AA Degree and 5+ years of related experience
ST 3: Technical Institute or AA Degree and 7+ years of related experience
Job FamilySupport Technical (ST)
Job ProfileMechanical Support 2
Time TypeFull time
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