Los Alamos National Laboratory ALDCELS Administrative Undergraduate Student Internship in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
The Associate Lab Director’s office for Chemical, Earth and Life Sciences (ALDCELS) of Los Alamos National Laboratory has an administrative student internship program to be managed at the ALDCELS level and will be administered within the three Divisions that comprise ALDCELS: Bioscience (B), Chemistry (C), and Earth and Environmental Sciences (EES). The divisions are home to ten capability-focused groups whose work spans the laboratory’s major mission areas of stockpile stewardship, global security, and energy security.
This admin student pipeline is intended to train a student initially at the Division level to become familiar with the Division in which the student admin is initially deployed. After approximately six months, the selected student will be rotated to another Division within CELS, and then rotated to the third and final Division within CELS. During each six-month period, the student admin will work both at the Division level as well as the Groups within the Division, helping to form a well-rounded learning experience.
This program does not imply or guarantee that all students hired into the administrative student internship program will be selected to fill any advertised, permanent or limited term administrative positions. The overall goal of the program is for the student to gain valuable experience and knowledge of LANLs administrative processes and procedures allowing them to compete for relevant positions both internal and external to ALDCELS.
Our team is actively seeking applicants for our student administrative pipeline program. The ideal candidate would be someone who is majoring in Business Administration (or related fields, e.g. operations, management, accounting, project management, communication, etc.). Additionally, it is required that the ALDCELS student prospect will be available for work year-round, and as close to full-time as possible but at least fifty-percent time.
As an undergraduate administrative student, the selected interns will assist with various administrative needs to a wide variety of customers, who reside in various locations throughout the Lab footprint where the Division office, Group offices, staff offices, and laboratories are located. This job will consist of performing various administrative duties such as timekeeping, foreign and domestic travel assistance for staff, calendar management for management, records management, and facility service requests.
Interested individuals must first ensure they meet LANL’s Student Program’s eligibility requirements (included below). Eligible students should apply to the applicable job ad by submitting their cover letter and resume from LANL’s Career Web Page:http://www.lanl.gov/careers/index.php?source=globalheadernav
If you have questions, please direct them to Angelina Trujillo, 505-665-8203.
You may also obtain more information about pay structure, expectations, and other internship opportunities, please visit the LANL website:http://www.lanl.gov/careers/career-options/student-internships/index.php
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor’s Degree program in any Business (or related) discipline.
Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours (or full-time equivalent) per semester in accredited college or university degree program.
Initially have and maintain a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
Ability to work a minimum of 20 hours per week.
Ability to effectively work in a team environment.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Ability to manage time and see tasks to completion.
Ability to produce quality work by applying attention to detail.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM, on LANL's main campus.
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)
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Contact Name Sutton, Jennifer Anne
Vacancy Name: IRC83241
Organization Name ALDCELS/Associate Laboratory Directorate for Chemistry, Earth, and Life Sciences
Req ID: IRC83241
Category: Student - Undergraduate