Los Alamos National Laboratory Project Manager 3/4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
This position will be filled at either the Project Manager 3 or 4 level, depending on the skills of the selected candidate. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if the candidate is hired at the higher level.
You will support the IFPROG Division under Facilities and Operations, which is responsible for execution of infrastructure projects as required to meet the infrastructure needs at the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). These projects represent a range of mission critical facilities to typical infrastructure and utility upgrades or improvements.
You will act as the Project Manager to coordinate and administer a project from project planning and execution through close-out. Establish and maintain customer relationships as well as manage customer expectations throughout the project to resolve problems and coordinate support functions. Participate in planning and establishing schedules, forecasts, budgets, project execution, etc., and monitor progress to assure schedules are met and work is performed within budget. May provide assistance in the review of contract documents. May be assigned responsibility for a specific area of a project such as construction, engineering, or services.
Project Manager 3 Salary band is $113,100 – $190,900
As the Project Manager (PM) 3, you will be responsible for planning, organizing, coordinating and managing the project activities of assigned Los Alamos National Laboratory’s projects. The PM 3 provides direction to project teams and/or group leaders. Monitor project performance against budget, overall progress against schedule, identifies other deviations from project plan and implements corrective action.
You will have wide-ranging experience, use professional concepts and Laboratory objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways. Develop resolutions to complex problems that require the frequent use of creativity and where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Work is accomplished without considerable direction.
Project Manager 4 Salary band is $135,800 - $235,600
In addition to the duties outlined above, the Project Manager 4 will be required to:
Have exhibited broad expertise or unique knowledge, use skills to contribute to development of objectives and principles and to achieve goals in creative and effective ways. Work under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range targets. Assignments are often self-initiated. Virtually self-supervisory. Use independent judgment for determining course of action to accomplish objectives. Use wide latitude in the methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Significant experience in construction project management, scheduling, project control activities and risk management.
Proven experience in developing Project Management Plans.
Skilled in contract formation, negotiation and administration.
Significant experience in engineering, procurement, and construction techniques, including their interfaces and interdependencies.
Skills in applying team building concepts
Highly skilled in oral, and interpersonal written communication.
Experience in Earned Value Management System (EVMS) tools and processes.
Additional Job Requirements for Project Manager 4:
In addition to the requirements outlined above, qualification at the higher level requ i res:
Extensive experience in developing Project Management Plans, for different types and sizes of construction projects.
Knowledge of Industry standards
Extensive experience of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) tools and processes.
Education/Experience for Project Manger 3: Position requires a bachelor’s degree and eight (8) years of demonstrated experience as a construction project manager or similar position, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Education/Experience for Project Manager 4: Position requires a bachelor’s degree and twelve (12) years of demonstrated experience or similar position, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience working with the Department of Energy (DOE) at headquarters and/or field office level, or with state and federal regulators.
Experience in successfully leading multiple projects through the standard phases to include initiation, planning, engineering, procurement, construction, start-up and testing, and close-out
Experience reporting to and communicating with multiple supervisory organizations/stakeholders.
Previous experience on a planning team and/or detailed engineering design.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos.
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)
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.
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 email@example.com or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.
Contact Name Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales
Vacancy Name: IRC84591
Organization Name IFPROG/Infrastructure Program
Req ID: IRC84591
Category: Project Management