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Los Alamos National Laboratory HR Business Partner Lead (HR Generalist 4) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Vacancy Name: IRC72528


Job Title HR Business Partner Lead (HR Generalist 4)

Location Los Alamos, NM, US

Organization Name HR-FCS / HR Field & Central Services

What You Will Do

Reporting to the Human Resources Field & Central Services (HR-FCS) Group Leader, serve as the primary point-of-contact to an assigned Deputy Laboratory Associate Director (DLD) leading DLD wide HR programs and initiatives. This position will also serve as the primary interface to HR management regarding customer business priorities and objectives. The Lead HR Generalist will direct work activities and provide operational direction within their assigned team. This will consist of:

  • Establishing and managing work priorities, balancing Generalists workloads, managing resources, mentoring, training and driving consistency across field services.

  • Lead the implementation of HR policies and partners with customer organizations to ensure complete understanding of complex or unusually significant HR-related business needs and objectives.

  • Work under consultative direction toward long-range targets, act as advisor and/or facilitator for customer staffing and hiring process, employee relations issues, and personnel actions to assure compliance with Laboratory standards.

  • Monitor existing personnel programs to ensure desired objectives and/or results are being achieved and use independent judgment for determining course of action to accomplish objectives.

  • Develop advanced concepts, techniques, and standards based on professional principles and theories.

  • Work on unusually significant, unique or complex issues; provide solutions that are highly creative and analyze situations or data that require an evaluation of intangibles.

  • Proactively partner with HR core organizations to establish proactive HR programs.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Expert-level knowledge and consultative experience with HR theories, principles, practices, and understanding of HR as an interrelated system of functional operations.

  • Expert-level knowledge and consultative experience in a majority of the following HR-related disciplines: benefits, compensation, affirmative action/equal employment opportunity, employee relations, staffing, other core HR services, employee development, etc.

  • Demonstrated experience applying complex/specialized knowledge to address organizational business needs.

  • Advanced knowledge and consultative experience with a variety of customer organizations as well as knowledge of organizational structure, mission and goals, including the ability to effectively interact with senior-level management and executives.

  • Advanced skills in the preparation and presentation of oral and written reports.

  • Demonstrated experience leading and facilitating strategic HR activities and special projects.

  • Proven ability to coordinate the work of others and to create and sustain a team environment that fosters learning and collaboration.

  • Demonstrated ability to successfully mentor junior or new staff.

  • Applicants must include a detailed cover letter addressing how they meet all the required and desired skills.

Desired skills:

  • Professional certification (PHR, SPHR) is highly desirable.

  • Detailed knowledge of organization and business as well as knowledge of lab organizational structure, mission and goals.

  • Active DOE Q clearance.

Education: Position typically requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of twelve years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. At this level, postgraduate coursework may be expected.

Notes to Applicants: This vacancy will close at COB April 22, 2019.

Additional Details:

C learance: 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.

As a member of the HR Field and Central Services team, you will be an essential part of a one-of-a-kind effort to solve some of the most important challenges of our time. We do this through strategic HR efforts to provide world class solutions to the talent challenges facing our mission-focused programs. We make customer service a top priority and are passionate about the work we get to do.

Appointment Type Regular


Minimum Salary 98900

Maximum Salary 165100

Contact Details

Contact Name Christensen, Richard Fredrick Jr

Email rchristensen@lanl.gov

Work Telephone

Req ID: IRC72528