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Other companies make products. We make a difference! 


Promoting safe living and working environments.


UL is a global independent safety science company with more than a century of expertise innovating safety solutions from the public adoption of electricity to new breakthroughs in areas such as sustainability, renewable energy, mobile payment security and nanotechnology. Dedicated to promoting safe living and working environments, UL helps safeguard people, products and places in important ways, facilitates trade and provides peace of mind. 

Get involved with our growing Health Sciences business, and receive exposure to all aspects of the business!

Are you looking for a creative engineering position where no two days look the same?

Will you thrive in an environment that provides a wide variety of technical opportunities and challenges?

Seeking a small business feel with all of the support, resources and other benefits of a large corporation?

We would like to hear from you!


Join our Health Sciences team in Brea, CA and make a difference!



Under general supervision, Project Engineer will manage and execute engineering safety investigations for a wide variety of cutting edge medical products, laboratory equipment and other devices. Conduct investigations by analyzing scope, product specifications, designing testing programs and physical examination of samples for compliance with global UL safety requirements. Publish safety reports for clients and issue authorization to apply the UL mark. Engineers may also assist in the development of UL requirements, test methods, or test equipment. Potential candidates must be prepared to work in a laboratory environment.


The Project Engineer will:


  • Determine project scope, cost, completion times and sample requirements by analyzing client input, product construction, mechanical drawings and electrical schematics. Projects may include travel to conduct or witness tests at client sites.
  • Communicate directly with clients to discuss technical issues, explain UL procedures, convey cost, negotiate completion dates and sample requirements.
  • Become familiar with applicable standards, company procedure and appropriate technical literature.
  • Evaluate customer products for compliance with UL requirements, and communicates areas in which the product is not in compliance.
  • Conduct and/or coordinate laboratory activities such as scheduling, fixture building and execution of test programs. 
  • Maintain a proactive approach in keeping up to date with changes and revisions to existing standards and regulations as well as new standards. 
  • Integrates continuous improvement concepts and techniques into all aspects of the job.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field        
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to work in a laboratory environment.
  • Ability to travel
  • Ability to interact and connect directly with customers
  • Ability to work in a cross functional, remote team environment
  • The preferred candidate will also have:
  • Project management experience
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Demonstrate decision making ability
  • Focus on solutions to complex problems
  • Ability to learn independently
  • Be resilient to changing environment  


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without sponsorship both now and in the future.


Applicants must be able to relocate without financial assistance.







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