Shift Operations Manager (Operations Manager 3)

Updated: about 2 months ago

What You Will Do

The Operations Manager position at Los Alamos National Laboratory is responsible for managing and maintaining safe, secure, and compliant work environments at facilities enabling efficient and effective mission execution. The Operations Manager provides support to the FOD and designated Operations Manager over areas of Operations and Management of facilities at TA-50 (RLWF). The selected candidate will be responsible for providing day-to-day oversight of operations within RLWF, a Haz Cat III Nuclear Facility.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of LANL requirements for Integrated Safety Management, Formality of Operations, and Safety Basis.

  • Thorough understanding of work hazards, safety practices, operating configuration, lock-out/tag-out and facility policies and procedures.

  • Demonstrated ability to oversee facility operations, technical surveillance tracking, and safety program implementation.

  • Demonstrated management/leadership ability to oversee a wide range of management functions such as: directing the plan of the day/week, executing the notification, investigation and reporting processes regarding abnormal events, performing as a critique director, acting as an advisor to subordinate personnel, and direct work activities that ensure that the facility is maintained within prescribed operating limits.

  • Demonstrated experience managing operations including organizations deployed to the facility (Maintenance, Engineering, Safety Basis, Operations, Radiation Protection, etc.).

Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution and 5 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Background in Commercial, Navy or Navy Shipyard Nuclear Operations.

  • Knowledge and understanding of Nuclear Facility conduct of maintenance, conduct of engineering, conduct of operations and quality assurance programs.

  • In-depth knowledge of the Laboratory's organizational structure and objectives.­

  • Demonstrated ability to serve as a member of the Facility Incident Command during emergency response.

Note to Applicants:

  • For full consideration, please provide a comprehensive resume, which outlines how you meet the minimum and desired skills noted above.

  • This vacancy will close on October 23, 2020 midnight Mountain Standard Time. Note, if it is determined that there is an adequate applicant pool prior to this date, the position may close as early as October 1, 2020.

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)

Appointment Type



Vacancy Name: IRC82234
Organization Name TA55-RLWF
Minimum Salary 101000
Maximum Salary 168600
Req ID: IRC82234
Category: Operations Support

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