Los Alamos National Laboratory Vibration Analysis (Engineered Systems Tech 4) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

This position will report to the TA-55 Operations Equipment Operator Supervisor, and will perform required tasks centered around vibration analysis and work assigned by the supervisor. The Engineered Systems Tech 4 will be responsible for providing support for the day-to-day operations of ADPSM facilities at TA-55.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Familiarization with Conduct of Operations as applied to a Nuclear Facility and maintaining a Nuclear Facility.

  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of the following aspects of equipment operations as applied to a Nuclear Facility:

  • procedure compliance

  • hazard identification and analysis

  • configuration management

  • formal work control processes

  • Demonstrated experience collecting and analyzing vibration, ultrasound and thermographic information on fans, blowers, electrical motors, gearboxes, and compressors.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of typical facility electrical and mechanical systems, sub-systems and components (e.g. heating, ventilation, refrigeration systems, cooling towers, fire suppression/alarm systems, air compressors, pneumatic controls, etc.)

  • Demonstrated experience with vibration data collection and analysis.

  • Demonstrated experience in rotating equipment root cause failure analysis.

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge and understanding of Limiting Conditions of Operation (LCO) as specified in the Technical Safety Requirements (TSR) while performing surveillances or assigned tasks.

  • Understanding of the concepts and principles of Integrated Work Management, Integrated Safety Management (ISM) and Integrated Safeguards and Security Management (ISSM), or equivalent non-DOE programs.

  • 2-3 years’ experience in rotating equipment repair.

Education:Typically requires a high school diploma and 4-6 years of related experience.

Note: Applicants must address each of the required and desired skills in a cover letter.

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.

HRP: This position is subject to the requirements of the DOE Human Reliability Program as specified in 10 Code of Federal Regulation, Part 712, §712.11. These requirements include on-going drug and alcohol testing, as well as periodic medical and psychological evaluations.

426.2:This position is subject to DOE Order 426.2, Personnel Selection, Training, and Qualification Requirements for DOE Nuclear Facilities, which establishes entry-level requirements to ensure candidates selected for specific positions can successfully perform the requirements of the job.

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: 93800

Minimum Salary: 59100

Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

Contact Name: Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales

Organization Name: TA55-OPS/Operations

Email: barbp@lanl.gov

Job Title: Vibration Analysis (Engineered Systems Tech 4)

Appointment Type: Regular

Req ID: IRC57581