|Job Title||Detonator Manufacturing Inspector (QA/QC Inspector 3)|
|Location||Los Alamos, NM, US|
|Organization Name||DET-1/ High Explosive Detonator Fabrication|
What You Will Do
The activities and focus of this Group ensure the manufacturing of detonator products in support of the nation’s nuclear deterrent, and homeland security needs. The High Explosive Detonator Fabrication Group, DET-1 holds the responsibility for manufacturing and surveillance of war reserve (WR) detonators. The group is responsible for numerous high explosive manufacturing processes.
The successful candidate will need to collaborate with several other technical organizations within the Associate Laboratory Directorate for Weapons Production (ALDWP) to include the Production Agency Quality Division (PAQ) to achieve its goals and deliverables. This position will report directly to the Group Leader of DET-1.
The successful candidate(s) will perform the following duties in this position:
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Education: High School diploma (or GED) Plus 10 years of related experience. Technical institute graduation or AA degree preferred. Alternatively, the education requirement can be met with a four year degree and five (5) years of relevant work experience
Work Environment: Work near electrical power supplies, work with sources of ionizing radiation or explosives, work near machinery with moving parts, safety glasses or eye protection, gloves or hand protection, toxic and irritant chemicals.
Notes to Applicants: For consideration, applicants must submit a comprehensive cover letter that outlines each required and desired skill, and includes statements on how the applicant meets each of these skills. Please copy, paste the minimum and desired qualification, and then add sub-bullets or statements with your commentary.
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: 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 email@example.com 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.
Specifically, the Detonator Production Division is located at the foot of the Jemez Mountains, minutes from the Valles Caldera and is part of the Manhattan Project National Park. This unique location provides a beautiful atmosphere to carry out a successful career. It is not uncommon to witness employees hiking the numerous trails, cross country skiing, or just sitting outside enjoying the wildlife during lunch breaks. We invite you to consider joining our team and making major contributions to our Nation.