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

What You Will Do

Los Alamos National Laboratory is looking for a work control planner to join the Weapons Facilities Operations (WFO) Team.

Weapons Facilities Operations is charged with facilitating mission execution at WETF (Nuclear Facility), DARHT (Accelerator Facility), HE Sciences, Firing Sites, and Detonator Facilities. This is executed by providing innovative, value added, and customer-focused support in the areas of facilities and operations management, deployed support resource management, integrated operational improvement initiatives and performance assurance management.

In addition, WFO strives to be the service provider of choice for facilitating, simplifying, and managing operational and facility requirements in the pursuit of outstanding science. Our team support multiple work disciplines and have the opportunity to learn and gain knowledge in this unique field. This is truly a great opportunity to further your career in unique ways while supporting the mission of the Laboratory.

If you have interest in developing and/or reviewing work packages to include: material, labor estimates, step-by-step work instructions and procedures, safety and hazard identification, and testing requirements for the implementation and control of operations, maintenance, or modification of work activities within a given facility or utility, we want you to join our team! Specific planning duties may be related to mechanical, electrical, chemical and/or radiological equipment, policies and procedures, resolving work restraints, and bringing work packages to final closure.

What You Need

As a Work Control Planner 2, you will need to have the ability to prepare and develop detailed step-by-step work instructions for equipment and/or system modification, corrective maintenance, and/or preventative maintenance work packages for activates within nuclear and/or non-nuclear facilities in accordance with applicable procedures and regulations.

Proven ability, experience, or knowledge in identifying environmental issues; and work hazards and controls such as the isolation, containment or de-energizing of various mechanical, physical, electrical, chemical and/or radiological systems according to established procedures and regulations.

Experience or working knowledge in identifying required labor, material, and equipment needed to be successful in completing given work activities.

Ability to oversee 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, tracking, retrieval and review of work packages.

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of electrical and/or mechanical maintenance and/or materials management.

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

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

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

  • Ability to understand of work control and related policies, practices, and procedures.

  • Experience and demonstrated skill in conducting research and investigating alternative solutions.

  • Ability to work independently under minimal direction.

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

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge with Asset Suites and Mobile Work Package (MWP).

  • Knowledgeable in tracking work activities from conception through completion.

  • Experience scheduling work activities, preferably in a construction or facility management environment

  • Active Q clearance

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.

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.

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 at least one year of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the one year of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader.Please refer to Laboratory Policy P701 for 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 applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.

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)

Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Duran, Kelly J
Email kellyd@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC80212
Organization Name MSS-WFO/Maintenance & Site Services
Minimum Salary 69300
Maximum Salary 110000
Req ID: IRC80212
Category: Facility