Los Alamos National Laboratory Technical Program Manager 3 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The selected candidate will report to the TA-55 Facility Operations Director (FOD) and will be responsible for implementing the safety basis program at TA-55, which includes interfacing with the Safety Basis Division and Los Alamos Field Office safety basis representatives on DSA/TSR updates, and Safety Basis changes to support facility needs and the plutonium facility Project Execution Plan. Responsibilities includes incorporating new or revised safety basis contents into new or revised facility procedures and maintaining the facility’s linking-documents database. This position is responsible for the performance of its high quality Implementation Verification Reviews (IVRs) consistently across the FOD (TA-55, RLUOB, RLW, CMR, and TWF). The position requires the individual to provide day-to-day oversight of resources to support facility operations in support of the TA-55 mission.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Safety Basis processes and associated requirements for implementation.

  • Knowledge and experience with the Implementation Verification Review (IVR) process (LANL FSD 115-003).

  • Demonstrated experience with technical or operational discipline of nuclear facilities and/or nuclear facilities-related management.

  • Knowledge of tracking the status of upcoming safety basis changes.

  • Demonstrated experience in supporting facility operations with:

  • Issue identification and corrective action development

  • Management self-assessments

  • Procedure development and compliance related to safety basis and con ops

  • Demonstrated knowledge on managing New Information (NI) though the NI and Potential Inadequate Safety Analysis (PSIA) process.

Desired Skills:

  • Certified Project Manager or equivalent demonstrated experience.

  • Demonstrated experience with the implementation and compliance of the TA-55 safety basis, including the development of implementation plans, development of implementing documents, and applicable training.

  • Demonstrated experience working with the Safety Basis Division to ensure upcoming changes can be properly manage and implemented in a timely manner.

Education:BS in engineering discipline with 8-10 years’ nuclear facility experience.

Notes to Applicants:For full consideration, applicants must submit a comprehensive cover letter that addresses the key requirements of the position, along with a resume.

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.

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:Please refer to Laboratory policy P701 for applicant eligibility.

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 regards 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 northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.

Maximum Salary: 197000

Minimum Salary: 116900

Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

Contact Name: Pacheco, Barbara Gonzales

Organization Name: TA-55-DO/Technical Area 55

Email: barbp@lanl.gov

Job Title: Technical Program Manager 3

Appointment Type: Regular

Req ID: IRC65578