Los Alamos National Laboratory Nuclear Materials Technical Project Manager 2 (Technical Project Manager 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
As a Technical Project Manager (TPM) you will be responsible for developing, executing, and overseeing project plans related to nuclear materials management. Primary responsibilities include coordinating, integrating, and executing nuclear materials data collection, inventory analysis, reporting, forecasting and data distribution to assist managers in optimizing processing, shipping, storage and disposition of nuclear material. Lead efforts related to nuclear material shipping to include tracking nuclear material disposition records, creating queries, reports, feed lists and performing analysis to support nuclear material disposition. Develop and populate databases or work with document collections related to nuclear materials disposition, support quality data collection and certification, perform software quality assurance testing, participate and lead efforts in work process improvements to meet customer needs. Will be required to lead projects and provide direction to others, scheduling, planning, meeting milestones and managing resources. Will also be required to make formal and informal presentation on a regular basis. Travel and off-site work are required to meet position requirements and will vary depending on mission/project needs. Typical travel locations are other NNSA sites (e.g., LLNL, SNL, and NNSS). This position involves extensive data management, use of data analysis tools, requires excellent attention to detail and the ability to work and communicate effectively with individuals at various levels in the organization as well as with external establishments.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Demonstrated working knowledge of and experience in project management of technical or operational work, including developing project plans, work breakdown structures, and work packages; managing to scope, schedule, budget, and technical baselines; and documenting baseline reports and change control actions.
Data Analysis and Reporting
Demonstrated programming skills and advanced querying capability, including development of technical solutions and approaches. Familiarity with data visualization applications and techniques.
Nuclear Materials Management
Demonstrated knowledge of nuclear materials management including special nuclear material processing, storage, control, disposition and distribution is necessary as is demonstrated knowledge of nuclear material inventory data analysis, including planning, trending, reporting and controlling.
Communication and Customer Interactions
Demonstrated ability to manage customer interface with program and line management to define progress against established milestones as well as excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills as evidenced by public speaking at conferences, presenting briefings to stakeholders, etc.
Education: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution and 5 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. A Project Management Institute certification is preferred for this level.
Clearance: Eligible to obtain a DOE Q Clearance
Experience with SNM Processing: Familiarity with nuclear material processing as performed in the Laboratory’s plutonium facility.
Experience with Nuclear Material Databases: Demonstrated experience with the use of nuclear material databases, such as LAMCAS or LANMAS, including the ability to generate queries and reports.
Clearance: Active DOE Q Clearance
Note to Applicants:
For full consideration, submit a comprehensive resume reflective of your relevant experience to the job requirements and desired skills stated above.
This vacancy will close at COB, February 26, 2021. If it is determined that there is an adequate applicant pool prior to this date; the position may close as early as February 15, 2021.
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.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.
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.
HRP: This position is subject to the requirements of the DOE Human Reliability Program as specified in 10 Code of Federal Regulation, Part 712, §712.11. These requirements include on going drug and alcohol testing, as well as periodic medical and psychological evaluations.
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 LaboratoryPolicy 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 Martinez, Loren Urban
Work Telephone 505-412-0165
Vacancy Name: IRC83651
Organization Name ORI-2/Operational Readiness & Execution
Minimum Salary 91800
Maximum Salary 151400
Req ID: IRC83651