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Los Alamos National Laboratory Mechanical Engineering Technologist (Engineering Technologist 1) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

Vacancy Name: IRC73884


Job Title Mechanical Engineering Technologist (Engineering Technologist 1)

Location Los Alamos, NM, US

Organization Name Weapons Product Definition (W-11)

What You Will Do

The successful applicant will work as a mechanical design resource for the group. He/she will work with weapons engineers, designers and management to ensure that product definition release from W-11 meets performance and standards requirements. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to travel periodically to other sites within the Nuclear Security Enterprise (NSE) as well as to fabrication vendors to collaborate.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Experience designing mechanical hardware assemblies and applying engineering concepts to mechanical designs.

  • Working knowledge of ASME Y series design/drafting standards, including Y14.5M Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing.

  • Knowledge of hardware fabrication processes.

  • Experience with Creo Parametric 3D CAD Software.

  • Demonstrated record of developing constructive, cooperative working relationships and working with teams to meet deliverables.

  • Demonstrated effective and efficient written and verbal communication skills.

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience with PDMLink Product Lifecycle Management Software.

  • Demonstrated mechanical design experience with the weapons program.

  • Experience with ASME Y14.41 Digital Product Definition Data Packages and annotated models.

  • Experience with practices and procedures used in the NSE for conveying design intent to other national laboratories and production plants.

  • Active DOE Q clearance

Education: A Bachelor of Science in engineering technology and/or an Associates of Science degree in design/drafting or engineering practices plus extensive relevant and directly applicable design and hardware experience.

Notes to Applicants: Domestic travel will be required.

Additional Details:

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: 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.

The Weapon Systems Engineering Division (W Division) provides system engineering and program management to ensure the safety, reliability, and security of our Nation’s nuclear stockpile. W Division is responsible for Program Leadership and engineering design and analysis in support of the national security mission at Los Alamos National Laboratory. W Division is integral in providing programmatic and technical leadership for evaluation and maintenance of the enduring nuclear weapon stockpile, stockpile assessment, certification, and design and deployment of life extension projects.

The primary mission of the Weapon Product Definition Group (W-11 Group) is to provide specialized weapon engineering, design, and product data management support to the Weapons Directorate. W-11 provides design definition for all the weapons programs including Hydrodynamic Experiments and Dynamic Plutonium Experiments.

Appointment Type Regular


Minimum Salary 73800

Maximum Salary 120400

Contact Details

Contact Name Vonharders, Jeremy E

Email jeremyv@lanl.gov

Work Telephone 505-665-5993

Req ID: IRC73884