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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Manufacturing Manager 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

We want you to join the Detonator Production team,which provides superior quality and value in providing detonation related products and services to assist in the protection of our nation and promote world stability.

As the Manufacturing Manager (First Line) for the Manufacturing Engineering Group, you will lead a team of talented Process and Manufacturing Engineers along with Engineering Technologists to provide consistent implementation of controlled processes, by providing thorough engineering and scientific analysis, and utilizing this adaptive approach to support lab objectives. You will collaborate closely with the Manufacturing Manager 4 (Group Leader) to assist in the development, management and strategy implementation for the Group. The Group’s success will rely heavily on the partnerships you will create and maintain with several other technical organizations within the Detonator Production Division and the Associate Laboratory Directorate for Weapons (ALDW).

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Leadership and Management: Experience in a management position; with demonstrated proven ability to effectively lead teams, manage, supervise, and develop employees.

Safety: Demonstrated application of health and safety practices

Manufacturing: Experience leading teams by applying manufacturing engineering techniques and standards.

Project Management: Application of excellent communication and organizational skills to creating ownership and accountability to meet key commitments and deliverables for multiple concurrent projects with a range of priorities.

Continuous Improvement: Formal training and experience in leading organizational processes and creating a culture of continuous improvement using Lean, Kaizen, Six Sigma, and other CI methodologies/tools.

Education/Experience : Position requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and 5 years of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications:

High Explosives: Working knowledge of nuclear weapons and the U.S. stockpile.

National Security: Demonstrated experience interacting with one or more National Security Enterprise Production Agencies (NSE PAs).

Note to Applicants: For full consideration, submit a comprehensive resume reflective of your relevant experience to the job requirements and desired skills stated above.

Additional Details

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.

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 at least one year of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the one year of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader.Please refer to Laboratory Policy P701 for applicant eligibility requirements.

Incentive Compensation Program: Position is eligible to participate in the Triad Incentive Compensation Program.

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 applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.

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)

Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Martinez, Loren Urban
Email lmartinez@lanl.gov
Work Telephone 505-665-4945
Vacancy Name: IRC81422
Organization Name DET-2/Inert Component Fabrication
Minimum Salary 110400
Maximum Salary 186300
Req ID: IRC81422
Category: Other