Los Alamos National Laboratory Quality Assurance Analyst 4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico
Vacancy Name: IRC74782
Job Title Quality Assurance Analyst 4
Location Los Alamos, NM, US
Organization Name Production Agency Quality (PAQ-DO)
Minimum Salary 98900
Maximum Salary 165100
What You Will Do
Production Quality Assurance Group (PAQ-2) is seeking a Quality Assurance Analyst with the expertise to perform assessments/audits.
Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Assist in maintaining core Quality Assurance Program Plans and Procedures and ensuring requirements flow-down from contractual requirements into implementing documents.
Support Continuous Improvement by gathering and analyzing metrics and report results.
Facilitate improvement efforts as assigned.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Expert-level knowledge and experience of quality assurance regulatory/contractual/technical documents (i.e., Department of Energy [DOE] orders, DOE Order 414.1, 10CFR830, NQA-1, DOE/NNSA weapons quality policy (QC-1), nuclear weapons complex technical business practices, NNSA development and production manual, the NNSA quality assurance procedure and contractual requirements relevant to quality assurance activities). Knowledge and experience with the interrelation of these requirements documents.
Demonstrated expert level experience interacting and effectively communicating with all levels of personnel.
Expert-level oral and written communication skills.
Expert-level and proven ability to direct a cross-organizational team and assure accomplishment of team objectives.
Demonstrated expert-level ability to work independently in determining the appropriate course of action in a dynamic atmosphere of changing priorities subject to budget fluctuations.
Expert-level and extensive experience and ability to ensure quality assurance requirements are met during the design, bid, build and start-up of nuclear, non-nuclear, high-, moderate-, and low-hazard facilities and equipment.
Expert-level knowledge of and experience in, manufacturing, production, and design operations and practices.
Expert-level ability to understand and interpret various physical, mechanical, and electrical documents, blueprints, drawings, specifications, and schematics.
Lead auditor certified or ability to obtain Lead auditor certification.
Demonstrated expert-level exceptional skill in the preparation and presentation of quality assurance reports.
Demonstrated leadership and engagement of people; team-building skills; effective management of interpersonal conflict, negotiation of agreements, delegation of authority and building consensus.
Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the Laboratory’s Quality Program requirements.
Demonstrated experience reviewing and revising procedures and plans.
Expert-level Knowledge in Lean Six Sigma methods
Education: This position typically requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 12 years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. At this level, post graduate course work may be expected.
Notes to Applicants: For consideration, applicants must provide a comprehensive cover letter addressing each of the requirements (minimum and desired) noted in the job posting, and includes statements on how the applicant meets each of these requirements.
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.
HRP: This position is subject to the requirements of the DOE Human Reliability Program as specified in 10 Code of Federal Regulation, Part 712, §712.11. These requirements include on going drug and alcohol testing, as well as periodic medical and psychological evaluations.
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.
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 email@example.com 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
Contact Name Martinez, Loren Urban
Req ID: IRC74782