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COVID Vaccine Mandate for Los Alamos National Laboratory

The COVID vaccine is mandatory for all Laboratory teleworking and on-site employees, on-site students, on-site contractors, and on-site subcontractors unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law.

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ease refer to Policy <a href="https://int.lanl.gov/policy/documents/P701.pdf">Policy P701 </a>for applicant eligib
ase send an email to <a>applyhelp@lanl.gov </a>or call 1-505-665-44

Job Information

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

What You Will Do

The Military & Stockpile Operations Office (W-MSO) Engineering Technologist 3 (ET-3) will provide the interface for certain military activities to the LANL weapon system and component groups. As a member of the W-MSO Office, the ET-3 will share responsibility with Sandia National Laboratories Military Liaison (SNL-ML) Organization, to help coordinate Department of Defense (DoD) and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) interfaces regarding nuclear weapon fielding and component exchange operations and issues in support of the US Air Force, US Navy, and UK Trident Program. The ET-3 will provide technical expertise while coordinating the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) position on resolution of unsatisfactory reports (URs) and during review and coordination of updates to, or generation of, DoD related technical publications (TPs). The ET-3 will represent LANL to external organizations at various military and stockpile related activities. A moderate amount of travel is required due to the programmatic complexity and frequent interactions with SNL-ML, NNSA, Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), and DoD customers.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Weapons Experience

Understanding of the US Nuclear Weapons Enterprise and knowledge of LANL weapon systems, subsystems, and components. Demonstrated expert knowledge of one or more of the following: nuclear weapon design, development, qualification, certification, assembly/production, surveillance, or limited life component exchange operations as performed by the US Air Force and/or the US Navy.

Organization and Resolution of Technical Issues

Demonstrated ability to effectively plan and organize assignments, meet schedules and deliverables for multiple concurrent projects with a range of priorities. Demonstrated ability to identify, address, and resolve technical problems. Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimum supervision, as well as effectively as part of a team in a multi-discipline environment.

Communication and Formality

Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with all levels of management and personnel, including internal and external customers and stakeholders. Display technical writing skills and overall strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to work with a high level of formality.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology Science, Math or related degree from an accredited institution and 8 years of directly related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Expert knowledge of the Joint Nuclear Weapon Publication System (JNWPS) and the documents contained therein.

  • Expert knowledge of weapon systems’ mechanical and electrical interfaces, especially as these interfaces relate to limited life component exchange operations as performed by the US Air Force and/or the US Navy.

  • Experience interacting with NNSA National Laboratories and Production Agencies.

  • Experience interacting with and presenting to upper-level management at LANL, DoD, or other agencies, as well as to NNSA and DTRA.

  • Derivative Classifier (DC) experience.

  • Active Q clearance, or the ability to obtain an active Q-Clearance.

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.

Note to Applicants:

For full consideration, applicants must include a cover letter addressing each of the requirements (minimum and desired) noted in the job posting individually. Please copy and paste the minimum and desired qualification, and then add sub-bullets with your commentary for meeting each requirement.

Human Reliability Program: 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 ongoing drug and alcohol testing, as well as periodic medical and psychological evaluations.

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.

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.

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

Regular

Regular

Contact Details
Contact Name Maestas, Megan Sue Shannon
Email msmaestas@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC92855
Organization Name W-MSO/Military & Stockpile Operations Office
Minimum Salary 94100
Maximum Salary 155700
Req ID: IRC92855
Category: Engineering

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