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Los Alamos National Laboratory First Line Manager (Manufacturing Manager 3) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Vacancy Name: IRC76972


Job Title First Line Manager (Manufacturing Manager 3)

Location Los Alamos, NM, US


Minimum Salary 108100

Maximum Salary 182500

What You Will Do

The Manufacturing Manager 3 (FLM), will report to the Operational Readiness and Implementation ORI-3 Group Leader, and will provide management and leadership to the Tactical Scheduling Team. The Manufacturing Manager will manage tactical scheduling and execution efforts, WIPS schedule fidelity, facility outage planning, and execution metrics. In addition to understanding all of the technical requirements for scheduling, the Manufacturing Manager is responsible for scope, schedule, budget, quality, safety, security for the team. The Manufacturing Manager 3 will ensure the upkeep, fidelity, and dissemination of the execution schedule, as well as owning and facilitating production support and scheduling meetings.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of production and planning control methods.

  • Demonstrated experience with shop floor scheduling and work week management principles.

  • Demonstrated experience in managing the integration of facility availability, programmatic work and support services.

  • Demonstrated ability in making manufacturing resource decisions based on organizational goals.

  • Successful leadership experience in supervision, resolving conflicts, administering discipline, mentoring, team building, managing staff requirements, motivating employees, and developing personnel.

  • Experience in project management, including negotiating, authorizing, and directing the use of resources to meet work scope, schedules, budgets, and Laboratory goals.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience successfully executing work in a manufacturing environment.

  • Demonstrated experience adhering to manufacturing policies, programs, procedures, and practices.

  • Demonstrated experience with data analytics and manufacturing metric development and analysis.

  • Demonstrated experience with Lean principles and process improvement.

  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills.

  • DOE Order 426.2 Requires a Bachelor’s degree and 4 years nuclear experience.

Desired Skills

  • Direct experience with TA-55 manufacturing processes and environment.

  • Demonstrated successful collaboration, within the TA-55 organizational and support structure.

  • Detailed knowledge of products and service lines operating within the TA-55 manufacturing environment.

  • Experience with resource conflict resolution within a manufacturing schedule.

  • Detailed knowledge of Laboratory practices, policies, and procedures specifically relating to scheduling and execution.

  • Active Q-clearance and HRP.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related science. To manage at TA-55, four years nuclear experience required. Education or experience that is job-related may be substituted for a degree on a case-by-case basis. The degree may fulfill 3 of the 4 years of nuclear experience required on a one-for-one time basis.

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.

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: 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.

Appointment Type Regular


Contact Details

Contact Name Tapia, Margaret L (Margie)

Email margiet@lanl.gov

Work Telephone

Req ID: IRC76972