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COVID Vaccine Mandate for Los Alamos National Laboratory

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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory Engineering Manager 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

As a Manager, you will help establish, manage, oversee, and plan the assigned activities/systems of the GloveboxSystems Engineering Team within the TA-55 Systems Engineering Group and ensure that the technical aspects are in full conformance with approved national consensus codes, LANL Conduct of Engineering, and sound engineering judgement. The manager will have full technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating tasks assigned to the team. The team will be responsible for primarily balance of plant and process support systems.

An important aspect of this position will be hiring, development, and evaluation of personnel to ensure engineering and laboratory requirements are met. The manager will play an integral part in the development and administration of budgets, schedules, and performance standards for the organizational unit and its assigned employees.

Specifically, the selected candidate will support management of the ES-55 Glovebox Systems Team as one of the TA-55 Team First Line Managers (FLM). As a FLM, you will report to the ES-55 Systems Engineering Group Leader and will be responsible for work related to programmatic, maintenance and capital projects within the TA-55 Protective Area for the team scope described above. The job will also include qualification as a Facility Design Authority Representative (FDAR) and serve at the governing authority over design projects as assigned. This role ensures, among other things, design requirements are specified and implemented in designs and personnel/disciplines are assigned for technical reviews.

If this interests you, and you want to be part of an organization that offers a rewarding and cultivating environment, we want you to join our team!

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

This position requires a professional that understands and is able to implement Integrated Safety Management (ISM) responsibilities for their organization, including but not limited to integrating safety into every task, pausing/stopping work, modeling exemplary behavior, fostering open communication, engaging workers in the field, rewarding positive behavior and addressing deficiencies through accountability. Integrated Safety Management (worker health and safety, environment, security, and quality) is a primary responsibility for all Laboratory employees and managers.

In doing so, you must demonstrate with proven ability to: provide guidance and interpretation on policies and programs; preparing and tracking/managing budgets; define and recommend cross-organizational strategy, tactics, and operational objectives; and develop specific short-term and long-range plans, and monitor such plans progress to assure long-term objectives are attained and customer requirements are met

In addition to the above, you must demonstrate:

  • Full technical knowledge and experience in operating systems - both nuclear and non-nuclear systems and configuration management.

  • Proficient experience in facility operations and systems engineering processes.

  • Demonstrated experience in Conduct of Engineering processes.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills in both verbal and written communications and the ability to effectively communicate to all levels of management and staff.

  • Broad knowledge of industry/regulatory codes and standards, engineering procedures, and project controls and design criteria in all engineering disciplines with extra emphasis placed on American Glovebox Society (AGS) standards.

  • Demonstrated team building capability and the ability to resolve technical and personnel conflicts.

  • Demonstrated capability in successfully managing customer relationships. Proficient in negotiation for dealing with Laboratory customers/representatives.

  • Experience with financial management and business plan development.

  • Coaching and mentoring experience.

  • Performance management experience.

Education/Experience: Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an accredited institution and five (5) years of relevant experience implementing the requirements described above.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Broad knowledge of Laboratory administrative practices and systems.

  • Knowledge of DOE-420.1A, 1C, DOE STD 1189 requirements.

  • Familiarity with DOE-STD-3009-2014 and DOE-STD-1104-2016

  • Direct experience with implementing AGS standards at LANL. Proficient with NQA-1 level of quality rigor.

  • Nuclear facility operations experience within the defense complex.

Work Environment:

  • Working overtime or irregular schedule as required

  • Working off-shift as required

  • Work near sources of ionizing radiation

  • Wearing PPE required for entry into radiologically controlled areas.

Note to Applicants:

Position may require support of off-hour, shift work, and weekends. In addition to a detailed resume, please submit a detailed cover letter addressing how the minimum job requirements and any desired qualifications

Location: This position will be physically 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.

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 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

Appointment Type



Vacancy Name: IRC92113
Minimum Salary 113100
Maximum Salary 190900
Req ID: IRC92113
Category: Engineering