Los Alamos National Laboratory Maintenance Technician (Engineered Systems Tec 1/2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
Use your maintenance skills to support national security! Los Alamos National Laboratory is looking for a Maintenance Technician (Engineered Systems Technician Level 1 or 2) to support the Prototype Fabrication (PF) Division. PF provides necessary fabrication and manufacturing support of multiple lab programs, while also providing fabrication systems support, fabrication technology and engineering support and a full suite of preventative and corrective maintenance support. This is truly a great opportunity to further your career in unique ways while supporting the safety of our nation.
For this position, you will become part of the maintenance team and perform machine system life cycle support to machine tools located in machine shops within Prototype Fabrication used for precision fabrication. Technicians will support preventative and corrective maintenance activities including machine installations, upgrades and retrofits, and maintain advanced technology for on-machine measurements of cutting tools and part geometry.
This position will be filled at either the Engineering Systems Tec 1 or 2 level, depending on the skills of the selected candidate. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if the candidate is hired at the higher level.
Engineered Systems Tec 1 $39,900 - $61,500
Engineered Systems Tec 2 $48,600 - $74,700
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Familiarity with preventative and corrective maintenance tasks on a variety of machine tools. You must have the ability to assist with basic maintenance and/or new equipment installations with verbal and/or written instructions.
Ability to support the maintenance of electrical and mechanical systems. This will require you to execute basic maintenance on new equipment installation activities with verbal and/or written instructions. Under supervision you will support the monitoring of equipment efficiencies, including the determination of functional problems through the use of use of diagnostic equipment and measuring devices commonly used in troubleshooting. You will support documentation for installations and/or repairs using established databases.
Ability to read and understand machine tool drawings, diagrams and schematics to enable understanding of how machine tool systems function and operate.
Customer Support & Team Dynamics
Experience interfacing with a variety of personnel both programmatic and facility to aid work requests. You must have the ability to work independently as well as demonstrated experience working in a team environment with the ability to leverage ingenuity, creativity, and personal independence to support multiple concurrent team tasks with changing programmatic priorities.
You must have the ability to obtain a Q clearance, which normally required US citizenship.
Training and Certifications
You must have the ability to acquire and maintain pertinent certifications, such as: Radiological Worker II; Beryllium Worker; forklift operator; crane operator (incidental or qualified); and others that may apply
Additional Job Requirements for Engineered Systems Tec 2:
In addition to the requirements outlined above, qualification at the higher level requires:
Basic experience and knowledge with preventative and corrective maintenance tasks on a variety of machine tools.
Basic knowledge and experience reading and interpreting machine tool drawings, diagrams and schematics to enable understanding of how machine tool systems function and operate.
Education/Experience at lower level: Position typically requires a high school diploma and a minimum 1-2 years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Education/Experience at higher level: Position requires a high school diploma and a minimum of three years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Active DOE Q Clearance
Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation): Peripheral vision, depth perception, reading vision, ability to speak, ability to discriminate speech, ability to smell, ability to hear in a normal range,(500 to 3000 htz), standing, walking, bending, crouching, twisting the trunk or back, balancing, reaching overhead, reaching horizontally, reaching down, applying torque with hands or arms, gripping with the hands, pressing with hands or arms, pushing with hands or arms, pulling with hands or arms, typing or keyboarding, fine motor control, use of both hands, use of both arms, use of both legs, use of both feet, lifting 30+ pounds, carrying 30+ pounds.
Work Environment: Working overtime or irregular schedule, operation of specialized heavy equipment, operation of motor vehicles, work in a noisy environment, work near electrical power supplies, work near sources of ionizing radiation, work with weapons or explosives, work with vibrating equipment/machinery, work near machinery with moving parts, irritant chemicals, dusts or powders, sprays, mists, or vapors, fumes, headgear or head protection, safety glasses or eye protection, face shield or facial protection, mask or respirator, hearing protection, gloves or hand protection, safety shoes or protective footgear.
Note to Applicants: Provide a comprehensive resume that outlines how you meet the minimum and desired skills. This position will require on-site work(very minimal work from home opportunities)and will be physically located in Los Alamos, New Mexico.
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. SeeDOE Order 472.2for 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: 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 email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Contact Name Chavez, Raymond Ceasar
Vacancy Name: IRC84953
Organization Name PF-PROD/Prototype Fabrication Production
Req ID: IRC84953
Category: Science/Eng Tech Support