Formula SAE Lincoln

June 20-23, 2018

Lincoln, Nebraska USA

Lincoln Airpark

Electrical Safety Form Document Reviewer Volunteer Information

Position Title: Electrical Safety Form Document Reviewer (Electric only)

Activity: Formula SAE Document Review

Position Description: Volunteers will conduct a technical review of the student completed Electrical Safety Form (ESF). The ESF must visualize the interconnection of all electric components including the voltage level, the topology, the wiring in the car and the construction and build of the accumulator(s).

Teams must present data sheets with rated specifications for all tractive system parts used and show that none of these ratings are exceeded (including wiring components). This includes stress caused by the environment e.g. high temperatures, vibration, etc.

Volunteers will guide student teams to correct paths/processes until document is accepted by volunteer, but not provide the direct answer.

Preferred Skills/Qualifications/ Experience: Volunteers should have knowledge of electrical engineering design and safety of electrical systems.

Orientation and Training: Online training led by the Electrical Technical Inspection Lead and Rules Committee Member who will also manage workload and review process.

Work Conducted via: online prior to competition

Time Commitment: Pending volunteer availability and workload vs student knowledge; there may be some back-n-forth correspondence until document is accepted. Review time is not consistent or daily but can span up to a month’s time. Initial document review can take up to 4 hours pending on volunteer and student knowledge.

SAE Members only:  NO

Leadership Skills Obtained in this Role: opportunities exist

How to Volunteer

Online Volunteer Recruitment website:

Also, feel free to contact Formula SAE Program Manager for any inquiries.

Kaley Zundel
Formula SAE Program Manager