Los Alamos National Laboratory Post Masters Student in Los Alamos, New Mexico


Job Title Post Masters Student

Location Los Alamos, NM, US

Organization Name ALDWP/Associate Laboratory Director for Weapons Production

What You Will Do

Come join the brightest minds at the most innovative R&D facility supporting our national security!

The post-master's category of the GRA program offers graduate students the opportunity to participate in the GRA program after receiving a master's degree. Students are able to work with professionals in a variety of career fields while using state-of-the-art equipment, technology and instrumentation . This category applies to those students who have been awarded a master's degree within the past 3 years, but have not yet been accepted into a second master's program or a Ph.D. program. The intent of this program is for the student to prepare for acceptance into another graduate program (MS or Ph D ) by taking any required entrance exams and applying to programs while gaining additional research/work experience. Post-masters students may remain in this category for up to two year s .

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:


Completion of a Master’s degree within the past 3 years or soon to be completed, with a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.2 .

Notes to Applicants:

As part of the application process, please upload your transcripts, cover letter, and resume.

Additional Details:

No Clearance: Position does not require a security clearance. Selected candidates will be subject to drug testing and other pre-employment background checks.

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.

Internal Applicants: Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.

For general program information refer to the Student Programs web page.

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.

The Weapons Production Directorate provides world-class, safe, secure, and reliable special nuclear material research, process development, technology demonstration, and manufacturing capabilities that support the nation's defense, energy, and environmental needs.

ALDWP is dedicated to demonstrate ownership of the overall goal to be one of the highest performing Associate Directorate at the Laboratory as measured by our safety, security, quality, environment and product performance.

Appointment Type GRA


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Contact Details

Contact Name Gasca, Alicia M

Email agasca@lanl.gov

Work Telephone

Req ID: IRC71367