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Los Alamos National Laboratory Construction Engineer 2 (Civil) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Vacancy Name: IRC76394


Job Title Construction Engineer 2 (Civil)

Location Los Alamos, NM, US


Minimum Salary 67900

Maximum Salary 107700

What You Will Do

The (Civil) Construction Engineer 2 will operate within the Project Integration Division – Construction Management (PID-CM). The Construction Management organization integrates construction leadership, direction, and management to ensure that quality services are provided to the Los Alamos National Laboratory in a safe, high quality, and productive manner. The Construction Management (CM) team provides self-performed and subcontracted services in construction, environmental, and programmatic works to empower the scientific and nuclear operations mission of the laboratory.

  • This position reports to the Construction Engineering Lead.

  • Perform as a construction engineer in a broad range of construction engineering work at the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) involving both self-performed work and oversight of subcontractor performed work.

  • Provides construction engineering technical and administrative direction to Superintendents and Subcontract Technical Representatives (STR) ; verifies materials, equipment, workmanship, and assures construction activities meet design requirements.

  • This position will interface daily with Design Engineers, Project Managers, Subcontractors, STRs, Superintendents and other Project team members.

  • Position requires significant time out in the field overseeing construction activities.

  • Requires certification to the Human Reliability Program (HRP).

  • Requires ability to pass a respirator fit test.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Knowledgeable in Civil Engineering construction activities; including soils, concrete, reinforcing steel, and structural steel fabrication and erection.

  • Understanding of request for proposals, project scope, estimates, schedules, and permits.

  • Experience providing oversight of both self-performed and subcontract work activities.

  • Sound knowledge of construction scheduling, code and specification requirements, material take-offs, document control and records requirements.

  • Experience and skill in identifying problem areas, investigating and determining approaches to solutions, and applying engineering principles, theories, concepts or techniques to resolve a wide range of issues in creative ways to in order to accomplish objectives.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability preparing and/or presenting clear and concise inspection and oversight reports.

Desired Skills

  • Strong knowledge and/or certification of civil testing in both field and laboratory settings is highly desired.

  • Knowledge of Subcontract Technical Representative (STR) responsibilities.

  • Demonstrated experience and proficiency with Standard Work Process Procedures.

  • Knowledge of relevant laboratory procedures, standards and guides.

  • Self-driven, with the ability to become a subject matter expert (SME) with codes associated with job function.

Education Required: Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or scientific discipline or specialized courses in civil-related disciplines or extensive relevant work experience and certifications leading to the thorough understanding of the knowledge described above and a minimum of five years actual work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Notes to Applicants

For full consideration, applicants must submit a comprehensive cover letter that addresses the minimum and desired requirements of the position, along with a resume.

Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation): Peripheral vision, depth perception, distance vision, ability to hear in a normal range (500 to 3000 htz), climbing ladders, crawling, reaching overhead, use of both hands, use of both arms, use of both legs, use of both feet, lifting 30+ pounds.

Work Environment: Outdoors, in a cold environment.

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.

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: Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.

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 US nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threat from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.

Appointment Type Regular


Contact Details

Contact Name Broge, Margaret Ann

Email mbroge@lanl.gov

Work Telephone

Req ID: IRC76394