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Los Alamos National Laboratory Audiovisual Technician/Services Specialist 1 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Would you like to put your technical audiovisual skills to work to support one of the worlds most prestigious and innovative multidisciplinary research institutions? If so, then we invite you to learn more about our opening for a multimedia position to support organizations and programs at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).

Communications and External Affairs (CEA) Division is seeking an energetic and customer-focused Media Production/Services Specialist 1 for the Protocol and Media Production (CEA-PRO) group. You will be part of a team that is responsible for the operation and support of several auditoriums and conference rooms at TA-55.

Responsibilities include but not be limited to:

  • A/V support for customers at TA-55. This includes classified and unclassified audiovisual support.

  • Audio/video operation for large auditoriums and conference rooms.

  • Troubleshooting and basic A/V engineering of presentation and video capture systems in auditoriums and conference rooms.

  • Live video capturing/broadcasting (via WebEx) of presentations, training classes and lectures.

  • Establish and maintain an effective working relationship with customers, technical staff, and Laboratory senior management.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Audio/Visual Expertise

For this role you will need experience operating, troubleshooting, and maintaining fixed A/V installations in an auditorium, conference room or theater setting. As well as, experience with basic A/V engineering or presentation venue design (fixed multi-camera capture systems, microphones and audio boards, stage lighting, projectors and LCD screens, podium and IP audiovisual systems, and EDID knowledge.

Customer Service

You must have a demonstrated record of excellent customer service to both internal and external customers.

Performance Under Pressure

For this role you must have experience performing professionally under high pressure situations. For example, live presentations or live recordings in full auditoriums and broadcast to thousands of viewers.

Continuous Learning

To succeed in this position you must have a willingness to learn and adapt to new communication and presentation technology, styles and standards, as the multimedia industry and Laboratory’s needs change.

Education/Experience : Position typically requires a minimum of two years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications:

Active Clearance

It would be nice if you had an active Q Security Clearance

Presentation Technology

  • It would be great if you had knowledge of presentation technology (e.g., computer display output formats, projectors and LCD screens, microphones, switchers and feedback eliminators, etc.).

  • Familiarity with Crestron systems.

Project Management

It would be a plus if you had basic project management knowledge and experience in coordinating projects.

Laboratory Visitors

It would be nice if you had knowledge of security procedures, policies, and practices involving Laboratory visitors.

High-Visibility Events

It would be great if you had experience with scheduled high-visibility events in high-pressure corporate environments (e.g., Keeping A/V systems running well during a presentation in an auditorium filled with hundreds of people and broadcast live to thousands.).

Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, New Mexico and will require an onsite presence.

Note to Applicants:

For full consideration, applicants must submit a resume and a cover letter that addresses the job requirements/qualifications listed above. No applicant is expected to have all the desired qualifications, and anyone who meets the minimum requirements is encouraged to apply.

Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Ability to hear in a normal range (500 to 3000 htz)

  • Binocular vision, depth perception, color discrimination, ability to discriminate speech, typing or keyboarding, fine motor control, gripping with hands

  • Sitting, Standing, Walking, Climbing stairs, Climbing ladders, Bending, Crouching

  • Reaching, Use of both hands, arms, legs and feet

  • Lifting and Carrying 20-30 pounds

  • Work environment: Working alone, working overtime or irregular schedule, working off-shift/rotating schedule, working in high-security environment, use of safety glasses or eye protection, use of safety shoes or protective footgear

COVID Vaccine:

The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory employees, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to those working on-site, those teleworking, and all new hires.

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 childbirth 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. This position requires a Q clearance which requires US Citizenship except in extremely rare circumstances. Dependent upon position, additional authorization to access nuclear weapons information may be required that may or may not be available to dual citizens depending upon the circumstances.

  • 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. SeeDOE 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 Greenhall, Ashley Nelsen
Email anelsen@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC93311
Organization Name CEA-PRO/Protocal
Minimum Salary 53500
Maximum Salary 82800
Req ID: IRC93311
Category: Marketing & Comm