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Los Alamos National Laboratory Administrative Assistant 4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The High Performance Computing (HPC) Division is looking for an experienced and customer-focused individual to join its administrative team. The successful candidate must be able to work efficiently in a complex and busy office environment and provide high-level administrative support to management and staff including support to other offices when requested. The individual must have proven success working independently and in a team environment requiring cooperation, adaptability and flexibility. Areas of responsibility include: make independent decisions in delegated areas of responsibility; serve as a resource to staff and effectively and clearly respond to requests; create and maintain electronic office records and files; calendar management; and research, interpret, practice and communicate administrative policies and procedures. Incumbent will independently process, review and track administrative forms, documents, and signature items to ensure accuracy, completeness and compliance with Laboratory policies and procedures. The position also requires executing and tracking domestic travel arrangements and reimbursements, visitor and new hire onboarding, facility service requests, time and labor reporting, and other projects and tasks as requested across HPC Division. The individual will also serve as an Alternate Key Custodian.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated proficiency providing high-level administrative support in a complex and busy office environment and proven success showing adaptability, flexibility, cooperation and willingness to provide support wherever it is needed.

  • Proven ability to build effective working relationships and networks and interact professionally with all levels of employees, managers and external customers.

  • Proven success working effectively and calmly under pressure of multiple deadlines, frequent interruptions, and changing priorities while maintaining a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Experience making decisions and resolving problems both independently and as a team member using judgment, creativity and initiative to determine the approach or action to take in non-routine situations.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including proficiency with independently preparing, editing, formatting and proofreading correspondence and documents for accuracy, grammar, spelling, punctuation.

  • Experience creating and maintaining electronic files and records.

  • Experience with standard office software, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook and with SharePoint, WebEx and/or database management.

  • Successfully demonstrated ability to organize, prioritize, and follow-through to completion on multiple tasks, often under strict deadlines, frequent interruptions, and changing priorities.

Education/Experience: Position requires a minimum of 5 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. At this level, additional training, certification, and/or education may be desirable.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with coordinating or contributing to communications projects and/or intermediate skills in communication software tools for the web, design/illustration, or other combination of skills.

  • Experience with LANL systems (Oracle and Concur based), including Time and Labor and Domestic Travel.

  • Experience with coordinating and/or executing logistical details in support of technical conferences or workshops.

  • Experience with LANL Key/Alternate Custodian responsibilities.

  • Experience with space management.

  • An active DOE "Q" Clearance.

Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, New Mexico.

Position commitment: Regular appointment employees are required to serve a period of continuous service in their current position in order to be eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the time required, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. The position commitment for this position is 1 year.

Where You Will Work

Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:

  • PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network

  • Dental and vision insurance

  • Free basic life and disability insurance

  • Paid maternity and parental leave

  • Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)

  • Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

  • Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)

  • Onsite gyms and wellness programs

  • Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)

Additional Details

Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.

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.

Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served the required period of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the required period of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader. Please refer to PolicyPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.

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 regard 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 call1-505-665-4444 option 1.

Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Shiu, Stephanie Yvonne
Email sshiu@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC86024
Organization Name HPC-DO/High Performance Computing
Minimum Salary 53500
Maximum Salary 82800
Req ID: IRC86024
Category: Administrative Support