Los Alamos National Laboratory Jobs

NNSA Supplemental </em><i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal"><a id="LPlnk523380">Directive 206.2 </a></i><em>. </em><em>Please note th
d circumstances. See <a>DOE Order 472.2 </a>for additional infor
refer to Laboratory <a>Policy P701 </a>for applicant eligib

Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Work Control Planner 4 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

As a Work Control planner, you will be responsible to the TA55 Work Control Team Leads and for the overall maintenance/construction planning of facility and/or utility areas within TA-55.

If you have interest in developing and/or reviewing work packages to include: material, 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 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 and will include resolving work restraints and bringing work packages to final closure.

Work Control Planner 4 ($91,800 - $151,400)

As a senior Work Control Planner you will be expected to prepare, review, and issue equipment and/or system modification, corrective maintenance, construction, and/or preventative maintenance work packages in accordance with applicable procedures and regulations. As such, you will analyze, assist, and or perform various functional and administrative activities with regard to time and material requirements; work hazards; tracking established priorities; developing step-by-step instructions for work; and reviewing efficient and specific instructions for the isolation, containment or de-energizing of various mechanical, physical, electrical, chemical and/or radiological systems according to established procedures and regulations.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

You will need to demonstrate your in-depth ability to prepare and develop detailed step-by-step work instructions for equipment and/or system modifications, corrective maintenance, and/or preventative maintenance work packages for activities within nuclear and/or non-nuclear facilities in accordance with applicable procedures and regulations.

Further, you must demonstrate:

  • Wiliness and ability to work backshift, graveyard, or other shifts as needed.

  • Expert knowledge in the principles and practices of planning and design, transportation planning, organizing, and oversight/management of complex research projects.

  • Fully understanding of work hazards, safety practices, operating configuration, and lock out/ tag out policies and procedures.

  • Advanced experience reading, interpreting, and analyzing various mechanical and electrical documents, blueprints, drawings, and schematics.

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

  • In-depth knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems, building codes, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards.

  • Extensive experience and demonstrated skill in conducting research, investigating alternative solutions, and recommending solution on unique and/or complex problems affecting work control and planning.

  • Demonstrated exceptional skill in the preparation and presentation of work control reports; along with the ability to fully conceptualize and communicate major elements of work control and planning for unique and/or complex activities, to both technical and non-technical personnel.

Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree and 12 years of related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. At this level, post graduate course work may be expected.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with the use of Asset Suites and Mobile Work Package (MWP).

  • Active Q Clearance

  • Working and/or planning within a Nuclear Facility

Note to Applicants:

A cover letter addressing each of the minimum job requirements is required.

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.

  • 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.

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.

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.

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 Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales
Email barbp@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC82013
Organization Name MSS-WC/Maintenance & Site Services - Work Control
Minimum Salary 91800
Maximum Salary 151400
Req ID: IRC82013
Category: Facility