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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Technical Project Manager 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Technical Project Manager will report directly to the Safety Basis division leader and will provide support to project and programmatic activities encompassing all aspects and interactions of the division across LANL. Due to the diverse nature of SB-DO the successful candidate will need to support the creation and sustainment of constructive relationships with internal (programs, FOD and other divisions) and external (NA-LA, DNFSB) stakeholders. The Technical Project Manager will support the meeting of program’s deliverables in conjunction with the group leaders and the division leader, definition of project technical requirements, status of deliverables, and interface with technical and support organizations. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Support SB management and personnel with multi-disciplinary interactions with internal and external stakeholders

  • Ensure communication to program management on the critical products the SB-Division has delivered

  • Define the SB Program to accentuate the critical role that SB products play in accomplishing LANL’s mission

  • Help to develop the division’s resources in order to internally build the critical technical strengths needed

  • Help to manage updates and improvements to the procedures and policies that govern SB work

  • Ensure alignment between the various projects’ goals and the organizational goals

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Demonstrated knowledge in strategic planning involving programs and/or projects

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the purpose of safety basis documents (DSA/TSR/SAD/USQ/USI) and their relative importance to LANL’s Mission

  • Experience with identifying and tracking value-added metrics for an organization

  • Experience with Assessments, Causal Analysis, and Risk Analysis

  • Provide support for the program by overseeing Issues Management, and resolving findings

  • Experience authoring policies or procedures as well as reviewing documents for compliance with program requirements

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

Desired Skills

  • Familiar with how a Documented Safety Analysis and Unreviewed Safety Question Process contributes to a nuclear facility’s safe operating envelope

  • Knowledge on implementing safety basis requirements at a HC-2 or 3 Nuclear Facility

  • Knowledge of the various orders and guides governing the creation of a new HC-2 or 3 Nuclear Facility (i.e. DOE-STD-1189)

  • Demonstrated experience working with DOE regulators

  • Demonstrated experience executing software implementation or upgrade projects

  • PMI Certification (e.g. PMP, PgM)

  • Lean Six Sigma Certified

Education Required:

Position requires a bachelor’s degree in engineering or science, and eight years of related management experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. At this level, MS is desirable.

Notes to Applicants:

For full consideration, please provide a cover letter addressing each of the minimum requirements and the desired skills along with a resume.

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.

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: 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. The Safety Basis Division provides a critical role in LANL’s Mission by ensuring the safety of the Public, Workers and the Environment while providing operational flexibility in order to execute the mission.

Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales
Email barbp@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC78792
Organization Name SB-DO/Safety Basis Division
Minimum Salary 110400
Maximum Salary 186300
Req ID: IRC78792
Category: Engineering