Los Alamos National Laboratory NEPA Compliance Professional (Environmental Professional 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
Apply your expertise in environmental policy and compliance to a diverse range of projects across Los Alamos National Laboratory’s approximately 40 square miles. You will work on a team of resource management specialists to analyze, assess, and document projects and their potential impacts in order to support the National Nuclear Security Administration’s compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act. Your experience with environmental protection regulations and strong writing skills will help enable the Laboratory’s broader mission of solving national security challenges through simultaneous excellence.
What You Need
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos.
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.
Minimum Job Requirements:
Working knowledge of and experience with environmental protection regulations, policies, and procedures, especially National Environmental Policy Act for the Department of Energy.
Experience and demonstrated skill in conducting research and preparing high-quality compliance documents for both technical and non-technical audiences on problems affecting environmental protection.
Provencustomer service orientation and experience working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to develop, implement, or complete complex environmental projects.
Ability to comprehend and analyze complex project proposals and evaluate technical documents for adequacy with regard to pertinent environmental requirements.
Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in environmental policy, environmental science, or related field and 5 years of related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.
Familiarity with Department of Energy/Los Alamos National Laboratory mission activities, institutional organizations, programmatic scope of work, and operational structure.
Specialized technical skillset applicable to environmental compliance such as GIS/spatial data management, environmental restoration, trails management, health impact modeling, or nuclear facility operations.
Master’s degree in environmental policy, environmental science, management, or a related discipline.
Note to Applicants:
Along with your resume, please include a detailed cover letter explaining how you meet each of the minimum requirements and any of the desired qualifications. A writing sample is preferred, but not required.
This position does not require extensive travel.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Contact Name Gonzales, Christine J
Work Telephone 505-667-8695
Vacancy Name: IRC83970
Organization Name EPC-ES/Environmental Protection and Compliance - Environmental Stewardship
Minimum Salary 75400
Maximum Salary 122900
Req ID: IRC83970
Category: Env Safety Health