Los Alamos National Laboratory IHS Professional 2 (Industrial Hygiene & Safety Prof 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Reporting to the Deployed Services team leader, the Industrial Hygiene and Safety (IHS) Professional is responsible for assisting ISH implement Industrial Hygiene program, policies and procedures associated with the recognition, measurement, evaluation, and control of potential health and safety hazards. The IHS Professional will provide daily industrial hygiene and safety support to programmatic and facility organizations to ensure the protection of workers, compliance with Laboratory ES&H; requirements, and mission success. The IHS Professional will use professional concepts and Laboratory objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways. The IHS Professional promotes safety, security, and quality in all operations; exercises prudent fiscal and property management; promotes teamwork within the organization and across the Laboratory; promotes a positive work environment; and delivers exceptional customer service. This position is an opportunity for a motivated, innovative, and customer focused professional to support an established ESH support Group.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of DOE and regulatory requirements related to industrial hygiene in a research environment.

  • Working knowledge of industrial hygiene/safety-related risk assessments and corrective actions.

  • Working knowledge and application of techniques and procedures for industrial hygiene exposure assessment (both qualitative and quantitative), to include sampling and sampling techniques/instrumentation, sample analysis, and selection/implementation of controls.

  • Working knowledge and ability to apply the hierarchy of controls to eliminate or mitigate hazards while ensuring mission success.

  • Experience and skill in the preparation and communication of industrial hygiene technical information to technical and non-technical personnel.

  • Possessing excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work effectively within a team environment and provide excellent customer service.

Desired Skills:

  • Working knowledge of Laboratory organizations, operations, activities, and data collection tools.

  • Knowledge and application of Integrated Safety Management, Integrated Work Management, and other industrial hygiene and safety procedures.

  • Experience identifying, applying, and interpreting federal codes, standards, and regulations in several IH program areas, including chemical safety, beryllium, exposure assessment, and other IH area.

Education:A bachelor’s degree in related technical discipline and a minimum of five years of related experience or equivalent combination of relevant education and professional-level experience.

Notes to Applicants: A cover letter addressing each of the Minimum Job Requirements and Desired Skills is required along with a Resume.

Additional Details:

Clearance: Q(Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements* for access to classified matter.

*Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.

New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

Regular position:Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.

Equal Opportunity:Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regards to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.

Where You Will Work

Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.

Maximum Salary: 115700

Minimum Salary: 71000

Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

Contact Name: Gonzales, Christine J

Organization Name: DESHF-WFO/ Weapons Facilities Operations

Email: cjg@lanl.gov

Job Title: IHS Professional 2 (Industrial Hygiene & Safety Prof 2)

Appointment Type: Regular

Req ID: IRC58008