Los Alamos National Laboratory Jobs

COVID Vaccine Mandate for Los Alamos National Laboratory

The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory teleworking and on-site employees, on-site students, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law.

NNSA Supplemental </em><i><a href="https://directives.nnsa.doe.gov/supplemental-directive/sd-0206-0002" id="LPlnk523380">Directive 206.2 </a></i><em>. </em><em>Please note t
d circumstances. See <a href="https://www.directives.doe.gov/directives-documents/400-series/0472.2-BOrder-chg1-pgchg">DOE Order 472.2 </a>for additional infor
ease refer to Policy <a href="https://int.lanl.gov/policy/documents/P701.pdf">Policy P701 </a>for applicant eligib
ase send an email to <a>applyhelp@lanl.gov </a>or call 1-505-665-44

Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Engineering Technologist 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Engineering Services TA-55 Division (ES-55) of Los Alamos National Laboratory develops, maintains, and applies a diverse set of engineering capabilities to provide innovative engineering solutions that enable the Laboratory's scientific and national security mission. This position is within the Engineering Services TA-55 Division (ES-55) and is assigned to the Project Engineering Team. This group is responsible for implementing the Conduct of Engineering (COE) program at Los Alamos National Laboratory’s TA-55 area. The positions are in support of the Laboratory nuclear and non-nuclear facilities located in and around the TA-55 area.

You will be working as part of a project team assessing, maintaining, and upgrading facility systems at TA-55. Specific tasks will include assisting in developing design documents, contract documents consisting, development and review of drawings and specifications. This position will require effectively communicating engineering solutions both verbally and in writing to management, customers, peers, subcontractors, and craft personnel.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Design experience in nuclear, accelerator or industrial facility operations.

  • Demonstrated advanced knowledge of engineering principals, mathematics, and science to solve complex technical problems in support of discipline area.

  • Demonstrated ability to provide technical direction to design and drafting personnel in preparation of drawings.

  • Provide project support including review of project controls, cost estimates, quantity takeoffs, and staffing requirements for proposals, forecasts and change orders

  • Supports Project Manager in the oversight of engineering activity (all disciplines) on a project, or designated portions of a project.

  • Plans and directs engineering assignments on the project. Has technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating these assignments.

  • Understands standard engineering work planning, scheduling and cost estimating, and conducts independent work requiring judgment in the application of engineering techniques.

  • Establishes the detailed project execution plan and the development of the overall project engineering budget and schedule.

  • Performs, manages, and has accountability for the work in accordance with relevant LANL standards (Conduct of Engineering).

  • Directs engineering activities in preparation of project proposals, including estimates for engineering staffing, quantities, scope reviews, schedules and other functional groups.

  • Originates, reviews, and/or approves design documents, change orders, material requisitions and specifications for construction or procurement use.

  • Supervises the preparation, reviews, and endorses bid analyses and recommendations for procurement of equipment material and services within Engineering's scope of responsibility.

  • Coordinates activities among the design groups on the project.

  • Review project engineering progress against approved schedules, evaluates changes and takes corrective action when required.

  • Makes recommendation to Engineering Management of key personnel for project assignments.

  • Prepares or directs the preparation of project studies, reports, forecasts, special engineering reports and plant data book.

  • Ensures that Technical Risk Assessments are comprehensive and complete, safety practices and procedures are implemented, and engineering design and corresponding design documentation are in compliance with project Quality Assurance plan and procedures.

  • Communicates complex technical issues and recommends solutions to client, project and functional management as directed and as appropriate.

  • Champions the creation of a project work environment, supported by leadership on the project/program, which fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.

  • Tracks and issues reports on project performance using standard Earned Value Management tools (Control Account Manager).

  • Mentors, coaches, and trains other employees in the application of methods and processes related to engineering design development, design review, and design implementation.

  • Participates in process improvement efforts. Acts an advisor / SME to influence process improvement initiatives.

  • Demonstrated ability in coaching, and mentoring of early career engineers

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate well, both written and verbally.

Education/Experience : Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Technology, Science, Math or related degree from an accredited institution and 8 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Professional Engineering License

  • Experienced in producing designs u ti lizing AutoCAD tools and work processes.

  • Knowledge of DOE and LANL Engineering Standards and Conduct of Engineering

  • principles and procedures.

  • This position may be subject to DOE Order 426.2, Personnel Selection, Training, and Qualification Requirements for DOE Nuclear Facilities. This DOE Order establishes entry-level requirements to ensure employees in the positions can successfully perform the requirements of the job.

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

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.

HRP: This position is subject to the requirements of the DOE Human Reliability Program as specified in 10 Code of Federal Regulation, Part 712, §712.11. These requirements include on going drug and alcohol testing, as well as periodic medical and psychological evaluations.

426.2: This position is subject to DOE Order 426.2, Personnel Selection, Training, and Qualification Requirements for DOE Nuclear Facilities, which establishes entry-level requirements to ensure candidates selected for specific positions can successfully perform the requirements of the job.

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 call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Employment Status

Appointment Type

Regular

Regular

Vacancy Name: IRC94633
Organization Name ES-55/Engineering Services - Facility System Engineering TA-55
Minimum Salary 94100
Maximum Salary 155700
Req ID: IRC94633
Category: Engineering

DirectEmployers