Los Alamos National Laboratory Reliability Engineer (Engineer 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
Responsible to the MSS Maintenance Programs Manager for determine the reliability of components, equipment and processes. By documenting, prioritizing, planning, delivering and evaluating a plant’s operations, the Reliability Engineer will help minimize the risk and impact of failure in equipment and processes.
The Maintenance Reliability Engineer focuses on areas such as: loss elimination, risk management and life cycle asset management. Each LANL Facility Operations Director (FOD) is structured slightly differently so daily tasks and responsibilities will vary, but the core function of this position will be preventing failures within a manufacturing/engineering setting.
The Maintenance Reliability Engineer will also conduct analysis into how operations can cut costs while not increasing the risk of failures/limitations. This involves having a comprehensive understanding of all the different elements of the process and testing to find potential answers. In addition to identifying potential failures, the Maintenance Reliability Engineer will identify root causes and underlying reasons for identified issues and work towards continual improvements.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Knowledge of engineering systems and calculations, applications of engineering methods, and application of technology aided engineering tools to conventional facility and operations-based engineering problems.
Experience with Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Inspectability (RAMI) Analysis
Knowledge/understanding of engineering work planning and control methods.
Knowledge/understanding of engineering maintenance techniques and construction methodologies.
Working knowledge of industry, regulatory, or Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) codes, standards, and criteria pertinent to maintenance and reliability.
Experience with project and process engineering practices.
Sound knowledge of Engineering principles and procedures, design guides, and appropriate standards.
Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an ABET-accredited college or university and a minimum of 3 years’ practical work experience.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.
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. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.
426.2: This position is subject to DOE Order 426.2, Personnel Selection, Training, and Qualification Requirements for DOE Nuclear Facilities, which establishes entry-level requirements to ensure candidates selected for specific positions can successfully perform the requirements of the job.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Appointment Type
Vacancy Name: IRC85733
Organization Name MSS-MP/ Maintenance Programs
Minimum Salary 94100
Maximum Salary 155700
Req ID: IRC85733