Los Alamos National Laboratory Planner 4 / (Real Estate Planner 4) in Los Alamos, New Mexico


Job Title Planner 4 / (Real Estate Planner 4)

Location Los Alamos, NM, US

Organization Name IFPROG / Infrastructure Program Office

What You Will Do

The Planner 4 reports directly to the Infrastructure Program Office (IFPROG). The primary duties of the real estate planner are to perform, advise on, plan, or manage some or all the following actions: acquisition of real property, management of real property in (a) the administration of leased, or consigned space or property, or (b) preparation for disposition; or (3) disposition of real property. The work requires a knowledge of real estate laws, principles, practices, markets as well as Federal, DOE and NNSA requirements, Orders and guidelines with regards to Real Property management. This position will perform a wide range of acquisition and/or federal space management work for complex realty transactions. Evaluates real property interests and develops long-range plans and immediate actions to resolve deficiencies, acquire upgrades, acquire new interests, or utilize real property authority to resolve issues.

Work is performed without appreciable direction. Completed work is reviewed, from a relatively long-term perspective, for desired results. The position will be responsible to acquire land and/or facilities, or space; dispose of federally controlled property and to acquire space through lease actions and to actively manage existing ongoing leases. Safety and security are a primary responsibilities of all Laboratory employees. Maintains required safety and security training, assures safety and security compliance and makes safety and security an integral part of every task, including taking the necessary steps to stop work if continuing the task is unsafe or compromises security.

Regularly interacts with senior management or executive levels that perform similar or related tasks. Requires the ability to change the thinking of, or gain acceptance from, others in sensitive situations, without damage to the relationship.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrates professional level experience in real estate planning and real property management.

  • Significant experience with federal real property management including acquisition (new facilities, land or space) and disposition of space and/or property.

  • Experience in a position of senior responsibility regarding the acquisition or management of real property Expert knowledge of federal acquisition regulations, and applicable agency supplements.

  • Experience and understanding of governmental contracts and the flow-down of applicable clauses and requirements.

  • Communicates in an effective and timely manner within the organizations and with other stakeholders. Effective oral and written skills

  • Delivers consistently high-quality (e.g. accurate, well-organized, and easily understood) written communications in all assigned areas.

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge and understanding of laboratory, institutional and campus type sites and facilities and real estate agreements.

  • The candidate shall have the ability to demonstrate a general understanding of the technical and scientific work undertaken in research and development facilities, within the context of real property management.

  • Previous experience with DOE/NNSA or government organizations is desirable.

  • Current membership in Federal Real Property Association or National Property Management Association or other related associations is desired.

Education: Typically requires a Bachelor’s (Master’s desired) from an accredited school of accounting, business, finance, economics or an equivalent degree and 10+ years’ experience.

Notes to Applicants: Candidates should submit a cover letter with their resume, addressing the requirements of the position.

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.

Appointment Type Regular


Minimum Salary 96600

Maximum Salary 161300

Contact Details

Contact Name Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales

Email barbp@lanl.gov

Work Telephone

Req ID: IRC71206