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Los Alamos National Laboratory Technical Project Manager 4-Master Production Scheduling in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Detonator Production (DP) is looking for a Technical Project Manager (TPM) to serve as a master production scheduling manager. As one of the premier production agencies in the National Security Enterprise, DP works with a variety of stakeholders to provide high-quality products and services that support the nuclear stockpile, protect our nation, and promote world stability.

The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing procedures for centralized demand estimating plus production planning throughout LANL for all products manufactured by Detonator Production groups. As a master production scheduling manager, your job duties include developing daily integrated production schedules, managing inventory to maintain appropriate levels, and coordinating the availability of materials for the production process. You also work closely with the management team when coordinating production capacities and available materials. The selected candidate will report directly to the DP-Support Group Leader.

Job Duties:

  • Develop planning tools and framework to obtain approval from main stakeholders.

  • Convey and negotiate Master Production Schedule along with Detonator Production to assure schedule achievability.

  • Establish planning calendar to assure standard updates to Master Production Schedule every month.

  • Develop, execute and maintain tools as well as techniques required to evaluate impact of proposed schedule changes.

  • Coordinate and lead production meetings.

  • Supervise and report results against Master Production Schedule.

  • Develop and execute inventory control methods and reports to assure accurate plus ample inventory levels.

  • Resolve problems and enhance improvements associated with inventory flow plus production control.

Please visit Detonator Production: https://www.lanl.gov/projects/DET/index.php

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Project Management: Expert-level knowledge of and consultative experience in all aspects of project management of technical or operational work, including developing project plans, work breakdown structures, and work packages; managing to scope, schedule, budget, and technical baselines; and documenting baseline reports and change control actions.

Planning/Scheduling: Expert level experience planning and defining project scope through collaboration with subject matter experts (SMEs) and senior project managers. Working knowledge and experience in supporting tactical planning and execution of moderately large and/or complex technical projects. Experience successfully coordinating multiple operations, balancing resources and priorities, and using MRP / ERP systems, especially Advance Planning Systems

Supply Chain Management: Expert-levelknowledge using supply chain processes and procedures including manufacturing planning, demand, and replenishment processes.An APICS certification (CPIM or CSCP) at this level is preferred.

Leading Teams: Demonstrated record of successfully leading cross-organizational teams to ensure products and/or services are delivered within budget and on schedule.

Communication: Strong interpersonal, presentation, and written skills; demonstrated by relationships built, briefings, and presentations. Expert-level experience in developing and nurturing effective working relationships with internal and external customers.

Manufacturing: Professional level experience in managing manufacturing processes, productivity, process workflows, and efficiency measurements

Values and Behaviors: Alignment with DP published Values and Behaviors

Desired Qualifications:

Continuous Improvement: Demonstrated experience with continuous improvement (CI) efforts, such as Lean, Six Sigma, Kaizen, or other methodologies.

Nature of Work: Demonstrated experience interacting with DOE/NNSA and National Security Enterprise sites and complexes.

P rogram requirements: Demonstrated experience with the Defense Programs Business Process System requirements, including the product realization process.

Technical Excellence: Advanced knowledge and demonstrated experience of project, program, and portfolio management, estimating, cost and scheduling, and change control, issues management, and corrective action development and methods. Background and experience in all aspects of Engineering/or Operations, Procurement, Finance, Proposal Development, and Performance Evaluation of a complex portfolio of projects. Experience assisting with, or lead, reporting and documentation requirements with the executive-level external and internal customers.

Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution and 12 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. A Project Management Institute certification is desired for this level.

Location: This position will be located in Los Alamos, NM.

COVID Vaccine :

The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory employees, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to those working on-site, those teleworking, and all new hires.

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 childbirth 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)

Additional Details

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. This position requires a Q clearance which requires US Citizenship except in extremely rare circumstances. Dependent upon position, additional authorization to access nuclear weapons information may be required that may or may not be available to dual citizens depending upon the circumstances.

  • 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 472.2 for 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.

Incentive Compensation Program: Position is eligible to participate in the Triad Incentive Compensation Program.

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 applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Employment Status

Full Time

Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Hughes, Jeremy Matthew
Email hughes@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC97815
Organization Name DP-SUP / Detonator Production-Support
Minimum Salary 135800
Maximum Salary 235600
Req ID: IRC97815
Category: Project Management