Los Alamos National Laboratory Manufacturing Support Engineer– Supply Chain (Engineering Technologist 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do
Looking to be part of a dynamic team focused on continuous improvement in organization wide strategies, analytics, methodologies and systems? Join the Detonator Production team as Manufacturing Support Engineer to provide technical oversight of DP procured commodities. Act as a liaison between DP Engineering and Supplier Technical staff, offer technical solutions and insight where applicable, participate in the development of procurement technical data and collaborate to develop technical solution that meet DP’s production needs. As a Manufacturing Engineer in the Manufacturing Support Group, you will be part of a high performing supply chain team, ensuring the success of the Detonator Manufacturing Production Agency. You will provide superior quality and value towards our national security mission; consulting on a daily basis to meet mission deliverables by supplying the Detonator Production team with products and services to assist in the protection of our nation and promote world stability.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Experience working with technical staff to determine technical specifications related to procurement of materials and equipment, as well as the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, vendors and suppliers. Working knowledge of engineering work planning and control methods.
Experience performing procurement related functions in a fast paced, highly regulated environment with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously as well as identifying and helping to resolve supply chain impacts related to acquisitions and operational acquisition activities.
Policies and Procedure Application
Demonstrated ability to comply with policies, and specifically relating to procurement processes and procedures of weapons related items and weapons quality. Experience working with records tracking and inventory database systems.
Knowledge and/or experience being part of continuous improvement (CI) activities using Lean, Kaizen, Six Sigma, and other CI methodologies/tools.
Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology, Science, Math or related degree required and 5 years of directly related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.
Supply Chain Management
Experience with supply chain management concepts related to production manufacturing.
Experience in Weapons Procurement
Experience in preparing weapons related item procurements.
Experience in Logistics Planning/Data Analysis
Experience with logistics and production planning methodologies (e.g., just-in-time, materials requirement planning) Experience with data analysis tools and enablers such as SQL, MS Project, MS Excel, etc.
The ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and develop meaningful and practical solutions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in narrative. Experience with analytics topics such as simulation, statistical analysis, probability, data extraction, input, and cleansing.
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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 LaboratoryPolicy 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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)
Contact Name Martinez, Loren Urban
Work Telephone 505-665-4945
Vacancy Name: IRC82277
Organization Name DP-SUP/Detonator Production - Support
Minimum Salary 83300
Maximum Salary 136200
Req ID: IRC82277