Proton Radiography, Applications, and Diagnostic (PRAD) Group Graduate Research Assistant

Updated: about 10 hours ago

The PRAD group is looking for a graduate research assistant to work with our scientific staff on a new experiment to measure the neutron lifetime. The experiment will utilize the world class Ultracold neutron source at LANL to measure neutron lifetime via decay particles. Our scientific team is composed of people with a broad base of skills exploring both fundamental physics questions and practical applications of nuclear and particle physics, including scientists, engineers, technologists and technicians, postdoctoral researchers, graduate, undergraduate, and high school student interns, and support personnel. The candidate will be working in a team environment with some combination of staff, post-docs and other students. The successful candidate will be expected to do the following:

Note to Applicants: Candidates must submit a transcript, cover letter, and resume along with their application.

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.

No Clearance: Position does not require a security clearance. Selected candidates will be subject to drug testing and other pre-employment background checks.

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.


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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)

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Appointment Type

GRA

GRA

Contact Details
Contact Name Thompson, Larry Douglas
Email larrydtho@lanl.gov
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC80493
Organization Name P-26/Proton Radiography, Applications, and Development
Minimum Salary
Maximum Salary
Req ID: IRC80493
Category: Student - Graduate


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