Los Alamos National Laboratory Industrial Hygiene & Safety Professional 2 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
Reporting to the Occupational Safety and Health – Industrial Safety and Hygiene (OSH‐ISH) Safety Services Team Leader, the Health and Safety (H&S) Professional 2 will be responsible for assisting ISH to implement Industrial Safety programs, policies and procedures. The IHS Professional 2 will also provide daily IHS support to programmatic and facility organizations to ensure the protection of workers and compliance with Laboratory IHS requirements. The IHS Professional 2 will use professional IHS concepts to resolve complex analysis of work activities and data. The IHS Professional 2 promotes safety, security and quality in all operations; exercises prudent fiscal and property management; promotes teamwork with the organization and across the Laboratory; promotes a positive work environment; and delivers exceptional customer service.
IHS Professional 2 works under limited direction and receives general instructions on new assignments.
Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions, determines approach to solutions, and plans schedule and arranges own activities in accomplishing objectives.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Working knowledge of and experience with industrial hygiene and safety hazards and the application of controls.
Working knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, regulations, policies, and procedures pertaining to industrial hygiene and safety, including 29 CFR 1910 and 1926.
Skills to communicate major elements of industrial hygiene/safety to technical and non‐technical personnel.
Working knowledge of and experience with industrial hygiene/safety risk assessments and corrective actions.
Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work effectively within a team environment and provide excellent customer service.
Education/Experience: A bachelor’s degree in related technical discipline and a minimum of five years of related experience or equivalent combination of relevant education and professional‐level experience.
Working knowledge, and demonstrated application, of DOE requirements related to industrial hygiene and safety.
Broad knowledge of LANL organizations, operations, and activities.
Experience providing ESH oversight of subcontractor activities.
Experience identifying, applying, and interpreting federal codes, standards, and regulations.
An advanced degree and/or relevant professional certification.
Note to Applicants:
Occasional travel to, and work in, other government and private facilities may be required.
Applicants must submit a comprehensive cover letter that addresses how their expertise represents the minimum job requirements and desired skills.
Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation):
Sitting, standing, climbing stairs, reaching overhead and down, bending, stooping and lifting 20-30 pounds.
Work Environment: toxic/irritant chemicals, work near sources of ionizing/non‐ionizing radiation, safety glasses or eye protection, mask or respirator, safety shoes or protective footgear.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.
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 maternity 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)
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.
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: 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Contact Name Gonzales, Christine J
Work Telephone 505-667-8695
Vacancy Name: IRC85074
Organization Name OSH-ISH/INDUSTRIAL SAFETY & HYGIENE
Minimum Salary 77300
Maximum Salary 126000
Req ID: IRC85074
Category: Env Safety Health