Los Alamos National Laboratory WFO Planner 2 (Work Control Planner 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

Responsible to the WFO Work Control Team Lead for developing and/or reviewing work packages including time, material, and labor estimates, written step-by-step work instructions, procedures, and/or safety and testing requirements for the implementation and control of operations, maintenance, or modification of work activities within a given facility or area. Specific planning duties may be related to mechanical, electrical, chemical and/or radiological equipment, policies, and procedures and may also include resolving work restraints and bringing work packages to final closure.

Key Position Requirements:

Working knowledge of and experience with work control, materials management, and/or mechanical maintenance. Ability to fully understand work hazards, safety practices, operating configuration, and lock-out/tag-out policies and procedures. Ability to fully understand and interpret various mechanical and electrical documents, blueprints, drawings, and schematics. Ability to fully utilize and manipulate a computerized work management system in maintaining and tracking work-planning activities. Experience and demonstrated skill in conducting research, investigating alternative solutions, and recommending solutions on problems affecting work control and planning. Ability to fully conceptualize and communicate major elements of work control and planning to both technical and non-technical.

Summary:

Develops, monitors, and validates accuracy, and auditing of performance data, reports, and other statistical information. Maintains database and other programs as required for use in the development of performance measurements and other required data administration. Evaluates processes, programs, and procedures for potential improvements. Develops and maintains maintenance policies, processes, procedures and provides training in support of the conduct of maintenance program.

Job Duties:

  • Safety and security are a primary responsibility for all Laboratory employees. Maintains required safety and security training, assures safety and security compliance, and makes safety and security an integral part of every task, including taking the necessary steps to stop work if continuing the job is unsafe or compromises security.

  • Prepares, reviews, and issues equipment and/or system modification, corrective maintenance, and/or preventative maintenance work packages in accordance with applicable procedures and regulations.

  • Analyzes time and material requirements for work activity.

  • Assists in the preparation of detailed specifications for materials and labor estimates.

  • Assists in the development of step-by-step instructions for work.

  • Tracks and expedites established priority of work packages.

  • Assists in preparing and/or reviews efficient and specific instructions for the isolation, containment or de-energizing various mechanical, physical, electrical, chemical and/or radiological systems according to established procedures and regulations.

  • Performs various functional and administrative activities in conjunction with the primary work control/work package development including, but not limited to, permit development, testing requirements, documentation generation, records management, database information management, retrieval and review, and/or training.

  • Understands and adheres to all Laboratory and industry regulatory guidance and governance specific to work control and planning.

  • Ensures all work control results, materials, processes, and final products meet quality specifications and are completed according to established requirements.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Working knowledge of and experience with work control, materials management, and/or mechanical maintenance.

  • Ability to fully understand work hazards, safety practices, operating configuration, and lock-out/tag-out policies and procedures.

  • Ability to fully understand and interpret various mechanical and electrical documents, blueprints, drawings, and schematics.

  • Ability to fully utilize and manipulate a computerized work management system in maintaining and tracking work-planning activities.

  • Experience and demonstrated skill in conducting research, investigating alternative solutions, and recommending solutions on problems affecting work control and planning.

  • Ability to fully conceptualize and communicate major elements of work control and planning to both technical and non-technical personnel.

  • Skill in the preparation and presentation of work control reports.

  • Full understanding of the Laboratory's work control and facility policies, practices, and procedures.

  • Working knowledge of legal requirements and environmental impacts affecting work control and planning.

Education:Position typically requires a bachelor’s degree and a minimum five years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Additional Details:

No Clearance: Position does not require a security clearance. Selected candidates will be subject to drug testing and other pre-employment background checks.

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. 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.

The Maintenance and Site Services (MSS) Division is a multidisciplinary organization whose primary mission is to provide the Laboratory—both nuclear and non-nuclear facilities—with safe, reliable, and efficient infrastructure maintenance and utilities support.

Maximum Salary: 105700

Minimum Salary: 66600

Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

Contact Name: Kinzer, Emilia G

Organization Name: MSS-WC/Maintenance & Site Services-Work Control

Email: emilia@lanl.gov

Job Title: WFO Planner 2 (Work Control Planner 2)

Appointment Type: Regular

Req ID: IRC68602