Facility Manager Technical Services & Operations

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Tracy, CA 95376

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Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where we apply science and technology to make the world a safer place; now one of 2019 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor!

We have an opening for a Facility Manager in the Chemistry Area of LLNLs Site 300. You will lead operations and maintenance in support of diverse programmatic activities such as pilot-plant production and small-scale development, coating, pressing, heat treatment, and environmental/waste treatment. This position is in the Weapons and Complex Integration (WCI) Principal Directorate.
Essential Duties
  • Oversee the day-to-day management of facility operations, including the implementation of conduct of operations, Environmental Safety and Health (ES&H) requirements, safety bases requirements, training requirements, internal and external assessment programs, emergency management, and other safety management programs.
  • Oversee the development of operational processes and maintenance practices.
  • Establish and maintain control of maintenance and outage schedules for facilities while balancing engineering priorities, personnel resources, and facility availability in support of programmatic work.
  • Oversee the work control process, de-conflict work, and perform the daily release of programmatic and facility activities.
  • Manage and maintain configuration control of operational processes, maintenance procedures, and documentation.
  • Provide leadership, technical vision, and strategic planning for both facility and scientific research and development activities.Identify new opportunities, goals, and application areas by participating in the development of proposals while interacting with senior program management.
  • Provide direction, mentoring, and coaching to group members; write performance appraisals; participate in ranking, salary, and budgeting processes.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, chemistry, materials science, or related field or the equivalent combination of education and verified extensive related experience.
  • Substantial experience overseeing operations, maintenance, and work planning in high hazard facilities with the ability to become LLNL Explosives Handler.
  • Advanced knowledge of health and safety requirements and procedures.
  • Leadership, technical, organizational, team building and interpersonal skills necessary to effectively collaborate in a team environment, manage a multidisciplinary team of technical and administrative staff, and oversee a wide variety of program activities.
  • Substantial experience creating project plans and developing engineered solutions related to research and development facilities or high hazard operations.
  • Experience leading critiques and investigations following off-normal occurrences.
  • Expert level communication skills to effectively explain requirements, present solutions, and advise management or external sponsors in area of expertise.Ability to represent facility and programmatic interests to outside regulatory agencies.

Pre-Employment Drug Test: External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test. This includes testing for use of marijuana as Federal Law applies to us as a Federal Contractor.

Security Clearance: This position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level clearance.

If you are selected, wewill initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if youmeet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing. Q-level clearance requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold multiple citizenships (U.S. and another country), you may be required to renounce your non-U.S. citizenship before a DOE L or Q clearance will be processed/granted.

Note: This is a Career Indefinite position. Lab employees and external candidates may be considered for this position.

About Us

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), located in the San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay), is a premier applied science laboratory that is part of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) within the Department of Energy (DOE). LLNL's mission is strengthening national security by developing and applyingcutting-edge science, technology, and engineering that respond with vision, quality, integrity, and technical excellence to scientific issues of national importance. The Laboratory has a current annual budget of about $2.1 billion, employing approximately 6,800 employees.Site 300 is an experimental test site operated by LLNL. Situated on 7,000 acres in rural foothills approximately six miles southwest of downtown Tracy and 15 miles southeast of Livermore, Site 300 hosts approximately 200 employees with expertise in such fields as engineering, chemistry, biology, and environmental restoration.LLNL is an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Tracy, CA 95376

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