Deployed Environmental Professional 3

Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos County, New Mexico, US
Jul 11, 2021
Aug 21, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
What You Will Do
Join our multi-disciplinary deployed environmental compliance support team within Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), a research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. You will utilize your education, experience, and leadership in this environmental professional position to assist in meeting our environmental compliance requirements. Your depth and breadth of your skills and experience will be used on our multi-disciplinary team. Our team, within the Environmental Compliance Programs Group is seeking individuals with a self-motivated job ethic to provide environmental compliance support to facilities, operations, and projects. You will collaborate with Environmental Protection and Compliance Division's program subject matter experts to ensure environmentally compliant operations while being a trusted resource assisting the organization you are deployed to in navigating the numerous environmental requirements applicable to your assigned area. During the course of your job duties you are likely to work with subject matter experts across the diverse environmental programs at the Lab.
Your day-to-day activities will likely include a diverse scope of environmental requirements including:
- Completing environmental compliance inspections and documentation,
- Completing site/field assessments against environmental requirements,
- Assessing environmental risk and collaborating with customers to develop corrective actions,
- Creating/revising environmental implementation documents or reports,
- Collaborating with environmental program subject matter experts and the deployed customers to ensure planned work is conducted in accordance with federal, state, and local requirements.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
- A thorough understanding of and working experience implementing at least three of the major federal environmental protection statutes as they relate to water quality, air quality, biological resources, pollution prevention, cultural resources and National Environmental Policy Act, etc.
- Advanced knowledge and experience evaluating, developing, modifying and implementing proposed work scope and technical documents for adequacy with regard to pertinent environmental requirements.
- Advanced experience working well both independently and collaboratively in a rapidly changing environment through strong interpersonal skills.
- Advanced ability to provide excellent customer service within a team environment where practicable/thorough solutions to complex problems are provided consistent with environmental requirements.
- Significant experience and skill in communicating (both written and verbal) major elements of environmental protection in a clear concise manner to both technical and non-technical personnel including superiors, peers, customers, and other personnel while promoting a teaming work environment.
Education/Experience: Position requires a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field and 8 years of directly related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation.
Desired Qualifications:
- Active DOE Q Clearance.
- Demonstrated knowledge of Laboratory organizations, operations, and activities in both environmental and operational areas.
- Significant experience with implementing federal and state codes, standards, and regulations in several key environmental areas, such as Environmental Protection Agency: National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System; Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasures; and EPA Title V Air permitting.
- Environmental certifications such as Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC), Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control, Certified Hazardous Materials Manager, Registered Environmental Manager, EPA Method 9 Opacity Certification.
Note to Applicants:
- Minimal travel for attending periodic training and related conferences.
- For full consideration, applicants must submit a resume, transcript, and comprehensive cover letter addressing qualifications and experience related to each of the job requirements (Minimum Job Requirements and Desired Qualifications) of the position.
- This position may require the ability to work swing-shift and weekends.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM
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)
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.
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.
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 or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1. Appointment Type
Contact Details
Contact Name Christensen, Richard Fredrick Jr
Work Telephone
Vacancy Name: IRC86356
Organization Name EPC-CP
Minimum Salary 94100
Maximum Salary 155700
Req ID: IRC86356
Category: Env Safety Health