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Job Information

Los Alamos National Laboratory JLON Operations Manager 5 in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Nevada Programs Office (NPO) is seeking an experienced leader to serve as the LANL Joint Laboratory Office Nevada (JLON) Operations Manager (OM). Reporting to the LANL JLON Manager, the OM will be the principal interface with the NNSS Management and Operations (M&O) Contractor’s Facility and Functional Managers (FM)s and the Nuclear Weapons Laboratories (NWLs) LANL and LLNL line and program organizations that conduct experimental programmatic work at the NNSS facilities.

The OM is the NWLs holder of the NWL operational envelopes (“Secondary Real Estate Operating Permits”) and is responsible for ensuring that all experimental programmatic work conducted in NNSS facilities under that permit are within the envelop. You will be responsible for working with the M&O contractor representatives to develop technical basis required to ensure required programmatic work is falls within the approved operations envelop. Working with the JLON Manager and the Responsible Line Managers (RLM), support the authorization and execution the work in a safe, secure, and compliant a manner.

You will be the NWL representative working with program representatives, the on-site programmatic coordinators, and on-site NWL permanent party line management to ensure that NNSS facilities are configured, operated, and maintained as required to support NWL experimental programmatic operations. Also be responsible for working with ES&H personnel from LANL, LLNL, and MSTS to coordinate operational support and a comprehensive understanding exists regarding which safety management programs are in effect.

Support the LANL and LLNL JLON managers in the developing joint NWL positions/comments to Nevada Field Office (NFO) and/or the NvE contractors requirements, concerns, or issues and work with the NWL line organizations to develop the technical rationale that underpins those positions/comments.

This position has a permanent duty station at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) located in Mercury, Nevada, approximately 60 miles north of Las Vegas, NV.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Knowledge and Expertise: Demonstrated technical knowledge and experience with the DOE Explosives Safety Program and Regulations, the DOE Nuclear Safety Programs and Regulations, Experimental and/or Research & Development (R&D) operations, and NNSA Safety Management Programs. Demonstrated expertise identifying facility and operational hazards associated with conducting experimental work, formal conduct of operations, and configuration management. Knowledge of security policies including classified or sensitive media.

Collaboration: Experience working with multidisciplinary teams across multiple organizations with a wide variety of organizational requirements to achieve a common objective. Demonstrated experience in developing and nurturing effective external and internal customer relationships. Demonstrated experience in interacting effectively with all levels of external and internal personnel; building trust, gaining consensus, and resolving conflicts.

Operational Acumen: Demonstrated experience leading/managing multiple simultaneous Experimental and/or R&D operations. Demonstrated experience ensuring compliance with applicable federal, state, local safety, environmental, and health regulations associated with all aspects of experimental operations, including classification and disposal of hazardous and mixed waste.

Communication: Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills.

Program Management: Demonstrated expertise in program/project management, including defining working scope, schedules, budgets, resource management, and de-confliction of work.

Education Requirement: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution and 12 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. Advanced technical degree is preferred.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Operational knowledge of the LANL Weapons Program and Global Security Program experimental programmatic work at the NNSS.

  • Knowledge of and working familiarity of NNSS nuclear facilities, high explosive facilities to include regulatory compliance, authorization basis, safety basis, and REOPs.

  • Knowledge of Nevada Field Office Orders governing work at the NNSS.

  • Demonstrated successful experience interacting/interacting with DOE field offices.

  • Experience working across the National Security Enterprise (NSE) sites to meet mission objectives

  • Knowledge of LANL Institutional policies and procedures.

  • Active Q clearance preferred

  • HRP endorsed

Note to Applicants: Please submit your resume with a detailed cover letter addressing all the required and desired skills.

Location: This position will be physically located in Las Vegas, NV - North Las Vegas Facility.

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 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)

This position has a permanent duty station at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS) located in Mercury, Nevada, approximately 60 miles north of Las Vegas, NV.

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.

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.

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. Appointment Type



Contact Details
Contact Name Salyer, Reyna Linda
Email reyna@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC85852
Organization Name JLON/Joint Laboratory Office Nevada
Minimum Salary 135800
Maximum Salary 235600
Req ID: IRC85852
Category: Other