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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Personnel Security (Security Manager 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Come join our team! As a member of Personnel Security and reporting to the Group Leader, this position will provide management and operational oversight for Access Control, Homeland Security Presidential Directive-12 (HSPD-12) credential support, Clearance Processing, the Human Reliability Program, and Drug & Alcohol Testing. The Security Manager 2 is responsible for the supervision of staff, tactical execution, oversight, promoting teamwork within the organization, promoting a positive work environment and management of daily operations.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Thorough knowledge and demonstrated experience directing and/or executing one or more of the following programs: DOE badging program; federal HSPD-12 program; Clearance Processing; Human Reliability Program; Drug & Alcohol Testing.

  • Extensive experience and demonstrated skill in conducting research, investigating alternative solutions and recommending solutions on problems affecting security and safeguards programs and administration.

  • Demonstrated skill and experience creating and maintaining a cohesive team by providing leadership in a high-stress, high-volume business environment and effectively communicating group initiatives and goals.

  • Record of effective written and oral communications as evidenced by internal and external interactions, including briefings and presentations.

  • In-depth knowledge and experience with security audits, inspections, and developing appropriate corrective actions.

Education/Experience: Requires a Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years of relevant experience in Security, Law Enforcement, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience. Additional consideration may be given to professionally recognized training and certifications in related fields.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of government regulations affecting DOE Security Badging, Clearance Processing, HRP, and Drug/Alcohol programs.

  • Thorough knowledge of Personnel Security program development and administration, including experience developing policy and procedure documentation.

  • Excellent organizational skills for project planning, execution and management, and experience in budget preparation, execution and oversight and experience in personnel management of employees.

  • Knowledge and experience with Oracle Business Systems; 4th Dimensional Relational Databases, Security Applications such as Badging, Cleared Visitor, FOCI, Clearance Processing, HSPD-12 Sponsorship, Enrollment, and Activation activities.

Note to Applicants:

  • For full consideration, applicants MUST submit a comprehensive cover letter that addresses the key requirements of the position.

  • Position may require 24/7 coverage and therefore may require working a shift schedule.

Work Environment: Working off-shift/rotating schedule.

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.

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 Land, Brandy Nicole
Email brandyl@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC80373
Organization Name SEC-PS/Personnel Security
Minimum Salary 83300
Maximum Salary 136200
Req ID: IRC80373
Category: Security