Los Alamos National Laboratory Inspector (Engineering Technologist 2/3) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
Los Alamos National laboratory is seeking an experienced Above Ground Storage Tank (AST) inspector for the Maintenance Programs group. This position will report to the Maintenance and Site Services Maintenance Programs Group Lead. The selected candidate will have a strong mechanical background and will perform monthly and annual inspections on ASTs at Los Alamos.
As an AST inspector for MSS you will work directly with the FOD’s to ensure the associated ASTs are inspected as required per SP001, NMAC 20.5 as well any other applicable state and or federal codes and standards. The selected candidate will be responsible for performing the inspections, generating the reports and working with the appropriate personnel to correct any identified deficiencies to ensure the ASTs comply with the state and federal codes and standards.
The successful candidate will be expected to perform the following duties of this position in the areas of system and facility configuration management and technical baseline management depending on experience and knowledge will depend on the level of the position including:
Following, reviewing, and updating detailed technical procedures.
Supporting configuration management.
Assisting in the implementation of the facility safety basis.
Maintaining system and facility technical baselines.
Monitoring, tracking, and trending of ASTs and the associated piping systems.
Defining maintenance requirements for ASTs.
Troubleshooting; root cause analysis
Preparing detailed corrective maintenance instructions for complex or critical systems.
Implementing LANL’s Conduct of Engineering (COE) Program.
Performing monthly and annual inspection to include required NDE.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Engineering Technologist 2 ($83,300 - $136,200)
Demonstrated technical experience in performing inspections on ASTs.
Demonstrated working experience with industry codes and standards.
Demonstrated working experience in NDE principles such as VT, UTT, Vacuum Box, leak testing, MT, PT, etc.
Demonstrated experience with modification definition and control.
Demonstrated ability to communicate well, both written and verbally.
Experience with maintenance testing/ acceptance testing.
Engineering Technologist 3 ($91,800 - $151,400)
In addition to the minimum job skills outlined for the Technologist 2 position, the skills listed below are minimum job skills for the Technologist 3 position:
Extensive knowledge of engineering systems and calculations, applications of engineering methods and technology aided engineering tools to conventional and non-conventional facility and operations-based engineering problems.
Demonstrated knowledge of engineering work planning and control methods.
Expert knowledge of engineering maintenance techniques and construction methods.
Demonstrated knowledge of industry codes and standards in respective discipline.
Develops resolution to complex problems that require the frequent use of creativity and where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
Demonstrated knowledge of DOE and LANL standards applicable to facility design, operation, and maintenance.
At least one year of experience in a nuclear facility.
Awareness of LANL Quality Policies and Procedures.
Engineering Technologist 2 Education Required: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology, Science, Math or related degree required and 5 years of directly related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.
Engineering Technologist 3 Education Required: Position requires a Bachelor’ Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology Science, Math or related degree from an accredited institution and 8 years of directly related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.
Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation): Standing, Climbing stairs, Climbing Ladders, Bending, and Stooping.
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. SeeDOE Order 472.2for 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.
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Where You Will Work
This position is currently participating in a telework pilot.
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)
Appointment Type Regular Regular
Contact Name Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales
Vacancy Name: IRC82440
Organization Name MSS-MP/Maintenance Programs
Req ID: IRC82440