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Los Alamos National Laboratory Controlled Storage Custodian (Production Control Specialist 2) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

The Operational Readiness organization within the Weapons Production Directorate at Los Alamos National Laboratory (TRIAD) is looking for an exceptional Controlled Storage Custodian to join the Supply Chain Management Group (ORI-3). Our diverse workforce enjoys a collegial work environment focused on creative problem solving, where everyone’s opinions and ideas are considered.

In this role, you will effectively and compliantly manage construction, programmatic, and facility related material for the Associate Lab Director for Weapons Production (ALDWP). This is a vital part of ensuring construction, and facility milestones and deliverables are met. You will utilize multiple inventory management systems to maintain and verify inventory levels as well as ensure item traceability. You will ensure items are stored on shelves and organized in a manner that will ensure expeditious item retrieval. You are responsible for locating, pulling and staging material for construction related activities. You will ensure material pulled is the correct Management Level (ML) for end use application and complies with applicable codes and standards. Comply with institution controlled storage procedures, P330-11, 12 and 13. You will ensure material is controlled, defined storage levels are met, shelf life enforcement, accuracy of inventory records, and maintenance or special handling of quality-affecting items. Due to high demand and need for support on a second shift you will work a night shift (4 p.m. to 2 a.m.) and maintain control of material in the project warehouse as well as the plutonium facility. You will maintain a safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, pallet area, and workstations neat; maintaining a clean receiving area; comply with procedures, rules, and regulations; work cohesively in a team environment; provide high level of attention to detail; and exhibit strong organizational skills.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Material Management

Demonstrated ability to manage material in accordance with applicable quality assurance and industry standards.

Business Systems

Above average computer skills and demonstrated experience with Inventory Control, Material Tracking systems, and proficient in various software suites, including but not limited to, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Access


Demonstrated experience and excellence in interacting and communicating both written and orally with customers in a customer service-related setting. Ability to proactively work to assist others in achieving the organizations objectives. Ability to communicate findings and make recommendations.

Organizational Skills

Possess high attention to detail including strong organizational skills, analytical thinking, observation skills and problem solving skills. Proven ability to multi-task and adjust to the workings of a dynamic environment.

Maintenance and Construction

Basic knowledge of maintenance and/or construction activities and possess an aptitude toward mechanical and electrical components.

Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation)

Ability to lift a minimum of 40 lbs.

Education and Years of Relevant Experience

Requires a Bachelor’s or higher degree in an engineering, scientific, or business management discipline, from an accredited college or university and a minimum of five years practical work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications:

Additional Education and Training/Certifications

  • Ability to obtain a forklift license.

  • Enrolled in HRP.

Special Skills

Strong quantitative and analytical skills; familiar with logistics and production planning concepts (e.g., just‐in‐time, materials requirement planning); Experience managing material in a nuclear environment and ensuring item traceability; Awareness and willingness to learn supply chain management practices and the appropriate handling of chemicals and their storage requirements.

Note to Applicants

  • For full consideration, submit a comprehensive resume reflective of your relevant experience to the job requirements and desired skills stated above.

  • Position requires evening work (night shift - 4 p.m. to 2 a.m.) with the intention of working towards a future 24 hour, 7 day operation.

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 at least one year of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the one year of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader.Please refer to Laboratory Policy P701 for 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.

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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Vacancy Name: IRC80355
Organization Name ORI-3 / Supply Chain Management
Minimum Salary 62800
Maximum Salary 99800
Req ID: IRC80355
Category: Operations Support