Veterans Careers | Los Alamos National Laboratory
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Veterans

Share your talents in support of national security.

Your challenge awaits.

Veterans and members of the U.S. armed forces have contributed their tremendous talents to serve our country. We honor that commitment and are dedicated to assisting you in continuing serving your country through a meaningful career with us. Focused on a mission of international security, Los Alamos National Laboratory can be a natural fit and next step for veterans and transitioning personnel from all branches of the military.

Explore Veteran job opportunities

Here’s the quickest way to know exactly what career opportunities match your skills and where you are qualified to work at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Click the appropriate button and fill in the requested information about your experience. The more detail you provide, the better job alignment you’ll see.

Veteran Employee Resource Group

The Los Alamos National Laboratory Veteran Employee Resource Group is a volunteer organization that strives to raise awareness of and address Veterans’ issues and honors them throughout the year through various Laboratory-sponsored events.

  • Veterans mentoring and networking
  • Dedicated Veterans Recruiter
  • Targeted Veteran recruiting activities
  • Guest speakers on Veterans issues
  • PTSD awareness and education
  • Social meet-ups
  • Veterans Day and Memorial Day ceremonies
  • 9/11 Memorial
  • Veterans Fall Fun Run
  • Veterans advocacy
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Meet Our Veterans

How we bring on new veteran talent

Veterans Recruiter

Finding your ideal career match may require additional support and guidance. Michelle Mazanec is our dedicated Veterans Recruiter and can be contacted at: michelle.c.mazanec@lanl.gov

Partners in Veteran Support

While individuals may find the Laboratory on their own, we also participate in programs and partner with outside organizations who assist veterans in finding career opportunities. Some of these partners include:

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    Hiring Our Heroes

    LANL participates in the Department of Defense Skillbridge Program via the Hiring our Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program.

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    The Service Academies & ROTC Research Associates (SARRA) program

    is an internship program for approximately 30 students from the United States Military Academy at West Point, the United States Naval Academy, the Air Force Academy, and ROTC programs.

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    New Mexico Workforce Connection for Veteran Programs

    Our local community is critical to the success of the Laboratory’s mission. Recognizing that 10% of the local New Mexican population consists of veterans, we work with the state’s Department of Labor through the NM Workforce Connection. This agreement allows us to easily engage with local veterans who are actively seeking employment.

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    Veterans Jobs Mission

    The Veteran Jobs Mission was founded in 2011 as the 100,000 Jobs Mission with 11 companies committed to hiring 100,000 veterans by 2020. The coalition has grown to 250+ companies committed to hiring 1,000,000+ veterans. We are proud to be a member of this coalition and work toward welcoming more veterans to our workforce.

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