• Subatomic Physics Group Post Bachelor's Student

    Los Alamos National LaboratoryLos Alamos, NM 87544

    Job #787274349

  • What You Will Do_

    The Subatomic Physics Group is looking for a Post-Baccalaureate student to work with our scientific staff on research projects associated with the group’s experimental efforts. Our group is composed of people with a broad base of skills exploring both fundamental physics questions and practical applications of nuclear and particle physics. Our group includes scientists, engineers, technologists and technicians,postdoctoral researchers, and graduate, undergraduate, high school studentinterns, 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:

    • Perform technical work in a laboratory environment to support our research efforts

    • Document work performed during thepost-baccalaureate tenure

    • Maintain a safe and secure working environment.

    • Work as a team member with direction from your P-25 mentor.

    What You Need

    Minimum Job Requirements:

    • Completion of a Bachelor’s degree within thepast 3 years or soon to be completed, with a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

    • A degree which can be applied to the research of the group. (typically science, math or computer degree)

    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.

    • Good interpersonal communication skills.

    Desired Skills:

    • Experience and/or education in the field ofnuclear and particle physics

    Education: Completion of a Bachelor’s degree within the past 3 years or soon to be completed, with a cumulative GPA of atleast a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

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

    Additional Details:

    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.

    For general program information refer to the StudentPrograms web page.

    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 regards 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 ~~~ option 1.

    Where You Will Work_

    Located in northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. LANL enhances national security by ensuring the safety and reliability of the U.S. nuclear stockpile, developing technologies to reduce threats from weapons of mass destruction, and solving problems related to energy, environment, infrastructure, health, and global security concerns.

    Our employees are our greatest asset, which is why we provide a comprehensive benefits package that offers health coverage for you and your eligible family members today and retirement plans for a brighter tomorrow. A healthy workforce is paramount to a successful organization. We offer an incentivized wellness plan and preventive care to encourage and reward good basic health choices. Also, for your financial wellness, we provide a tax-deferred 401(k) retirement plan, with a company match and service basedc ontribution.

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    Location: Los Alamos, NM, US

    Contact Name: Chacon, Amy Sara

    Organization Name: P-25/Physics-Subatomic Physics

    Email: ~~~

    Job Title: Subatomic Physics Group Post Bachelor's Student

    Appointment Type: UGS

    Req ID: IRC69885

    Updated 12/13/2018