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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Operations Manager 4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Utility and Infrastructure (U&I) Operations Manager 4 reports to the U&I Facility Operations Director as part of the Division’s management team. The U&I Operations Manager 4 is the Operations Group Leader responsible for leadership, technical direction, authorization and oversight of U&I Division operational activities through subordinates and deployed support. The U&I Operations Manager 4 position is responsible for the following:

  • Provide oversight of the U&I Operations for operations of the utilities portfolio (electric transmission and distribution, gas, sanitary sewer, steam, water), road and pedestrian infrastructure, and open space.

  • Manage and coordinate the proper response to abnormal conditions for emergencies in the portfolio

  • Lead/Support the Plan of the Week & Plan of the Day meetings to authorize, or defer, maintenance and construction activities based on operational status

  • Coordinate the integration and resource allocation for maintenance and project work across the portfolio. Act a primary point of contact between U&I Division and Programmatic/Project Personnel

  • Provide oversight on maintenance and project activities to help ensure that projects are being executed safely, securely and compliantly

  • Other duties as assigned

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated leadership and management oversight in Operations including technical direction, program execution and good business practices/judgement

  • Demonstration of effective team leadership, including mentoring, building consensus, customer support, and effectively resolving conflict

  • Experience and demonstrated skill in identifying problem areas, investigating alternative solutions, and determining action to be performed on problems affecting operations management

  • Demonstrated knowledge of utility and transportation infrastructure processes, equipment and operations

  • In-depth knowledge of conduct of operations programs and concepts of Integrated Work Management, Integrated Safety Management (ISM) and Integrated Safeguards and Security Management (ISSM), or equivalent non-DOE programs

  • Demonstrated excellent customer service and communication skills

  • Management experience to include demonstrated ability in establishing operational objectives and work plans, and delegating assignments to subordinate managers

Desired Qualifications:

  • In-depth knowledge of LANL conduct of operations conduct of maintenance, conduct of engineering, and quality assurance programs

  • Knowledge of government and environmental regulations affecting operations management in a DOE/NNSA site

  • Experience with regulations associated with North American Electric Reliability Corporation registration for Transmission Owner/Operator

  • Experience and understanding of DOE O 232.1 reporting to include running fact findings, reviewing root cause analysis, and participation in lessons learned reviews and meetings

Education Required : Position requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum eight years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Note to Applicants:

  • Candidates, submit a cover letter along with a resume addressing the requirements of the position.

  • Position requires serving in an on-call capacity as assigned to include during after-hours, holidays or LANL shutdown periods.

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)

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. 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.

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.

Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales
Email barbp@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC84936
Organization Name UI-OPS/Operations
Minimum Salary 113100
Maximum Salary 190900
Req ID: IRC84936
Category: Facility