Los Alamos National Laboratory Digital Print & Scanning Specialist 1 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do eXperience IT (XIT) Division is seeking an energetic and customer-focused Digital Print and Scanning Specialist 1 for the XIT Technical Services and Solutions (XIT-TSS) group. The Media Services Team within XIT-TSS is responsible for performing photography and video production work around the Laboratory as well as the operation of several auditoriums and printing services. As part of the Media Services Team, the Digital Print and Scanning Specialist 1 will perform printing operations in the Laboratory’s Print Shop.

Responsibilities include but not limited to the following:

  • Production of a variety of print products such as posters, booklets, pamphlets, business cards, drawings, paystubs, tax forms, and photographs.

  • Basic maintenance on printing machines.

  • Interface with the Government Publishing Office.

  • Track and report print job status.

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

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated excellent customer service.

  • Experience working in a printing facility or duplication center.

  • Experience using various equipment such as plotters, scanners, and photo printers.

  • Experience multitasking in a high-output environment.

  • Knowledge of printing technologies for final product output to determined medium.

  • Developing knowledge of binding, foam core mounting, cutting, and laminating.

  • Developing knowledge of paper media and various specialty printing vendor capabilities (e.g., mugs, pens, lanyards, etc.).

  • Skilled in verbal and written communications and in negotiating with customers and vendors.

  • Demonstrated ability and desire to become knowledgeable with new printing technology, styles and standards, as the multimedia industry and Laboratory’s needs change.

Desired Skills:

  • Active DOE Q clearance.

  • Experience or training in Information Technology.

  • Experience working with the Government Publishing Office.

  • Experience using a call tracking or customer request system.

  • Developing skillset with graphic design software (e.g., Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.).

  • Knowledge of graphic design.

  • Knowledge of the Laboratory’s safety and security policies, practices, and procedures.

  • Developing knowledge of the Laboratory's records management policies, practices, and procedures pertaining to media creation.

  • Technical or professional certifications related to multimedia or digital arts.

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

Notes to Applicants: Please provide a comprehensive cover letter that details how you meet the qualifications for the position.

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

Carrying 30+ pounds, lifting 30+ pounds.

Work Environment:

Working alone, working overtime or irregular schedule.

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

Our employees are our greatest asset, which is why we provide a comprehensive benefits package that offers health coverage for you and your eligible family members today and retirement plans for a brighter tomorrow. A healthy workforce is paramount to a successful organization. We offer an incentivized wellness plan and preventive care to encourage and reward good basic health choices. Also, for your financial wellness, we provide a tax-deferred 401(k) retirement plan, with a company match and service based contribution.

The eXperience IT (XIT) Division provides the Laboratory with professional customer centric services and media/print services. As part of the Media Services Team, the Digital Print and Scanning Specialist 1 will perform printing operations in the Laboratory’s Print Shop.

Maximum Salary: 63600

Minimum Salary: 41300

Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

Work Telephone: 505-665-1683

Contact Name: Tedder, Billie Jo (BJ)

Organization Name: XIT-TSS/Technology Services & Solutions

Email: bjtedder@lanl.gov

Job Title: Digital Print & Scanning Specialist 1

Appointment Type: Regular

Req ID: IRC69904