Quality Systems Professional - Nuclear Quality and Requirements (Experienced)

Albuquerque, NM, USA
Oct 13, 2018
Nov 12, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Other job types

We are seeking an enthusiastic, team oriented Quality Systems Professional to join a dynamic team supporting various nuclear and radiological facilities\. Are you passionate about improving processes and systems to ensure highest quality standards? If so, you will want to apply for this opportunity\.

On any given day, you may be called on to:

+ Lead team efforts to establish and monitor quality program deployment initiatives
+ Provide creative solutions to complex problems by developing quality related plans and strategies
+ Assess processes and systems, conduct risk analysis, and conduct causal analyses
+ Translate requirements, including contractual, regulatory, customer and external industry benchmark/certification, into quality management system related processes, tools, and practices
+ Design and deploy processes and tools to meet customer requirements


+ Bachelor's degree plus five or more years of relevant experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
+ ASME NQA\-1 Qualified Auditor with at least five years of experience
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DoE Q Security Clearance


+ Experience applying Quality Tools \(e\.g\., RCA, Statistics, Lean methodology, Six Sigma\)
+ Knowledge of 10CFR830 A, Applicable DOE orders \(e\.g\., 414\.1D, 422\.1, 232\.2A, 426\.2, 433\.1B, etc\.\), ANSI/ANS 15\.8, NQA\-1\-2015, ISO 9001
+ Experience interacting with the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board and the Sandia Field Office
+ Strong interpersonal, team facilitation, communication, training, coaching, mentoring and presentation skills

Department Description:

Group 1380, Nuclear Facility Operations and Applied Nuclear Technologies \(Technical Area \- V\), operates four unrivaled nuclear facilities and conducts radiation effects research and analysis supporting the mission of Sandia National Laboratories \(SNL\) and the nation's interest\. The operation of the Annular Core Research Reactor \(ACRR\), the Sandia Pulsed Reactor\-Critical Experiments \(SPR\-CX\), the Gamma Irradiation Facility \(GIF\) and the Auxiliary Hot Cell Facility \(AHCF\), as well as the Radiation Metrology Lab \(RML\) play a vital role in SNL's strategic mission\.

The Nuclear Quality and Requirements Department \(1382\) is responsible for leading the effective implementation of the elements of 10CFR830 Nuclear Safety Subpart A, Quality Assurance criteria across TA\-V programs, policies, processes and procedures\. The department also manages the TA\-V Training, Requirements, Assurance, and Information Management programs for TA\-V Nuclear Facility Operations\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nation's premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co\-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status\.