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+ Generous vacations, strong medical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*
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What Your Job Will Be Like:
Organization 5237, Post-Fab Supply Chain Management, is seeking a self-directed, team-oriented R&D Supply Chain (SC) Technologist with experience in procurement, supplier management, interpersonal, teaming, and leadership skills. Our team provides key supply chain support to MESA products, including procurement, supplier management and inbound/outbound logistics support. The supply chain team strives to identify and manage supply chain risk proactively, to ensure that Sandia achieves its mission to deliver quality, timely products to its customers in support of national defense. You will work with the SC team, Product Realization Teams (PRTs), laboratories, production planning and other Sandians as a key team member, providing the team with creation, execution, coordination and management of purchase requisitions, purchase orders, inventory management, and other SC activities.
On any given day you may be called on to:
+ Understand and communicate supplier risk through proactive action, service/material availability, delivery and quality follow-up, sole source considerations, and highlight relevant concerns to help align to MESA priorities.
+ Manage and track key purchase requisition/order and P-card steps in support of production and lab priorities.
+ Develop and lead inventory reviews with supported labs, establish min inventory levels and reorder points, and be key ERP users to drive inventory efficiency and efficacy within MESA.
+ Support supplier performance to RPP Quality Management System (QMS) requirements.
+ Ensure creation of Discrepancy Resolution Forms (DRFs) and drive actions to closure.
+ Support supplier cost estimate and purchase requisition support to meet procurement needs.
+ Support Production Statement of Work (SOW) efforts to ensure alignment between projects and suppliers.
*The Sandia job code title for this position is R&D General Technologist.
The selected applicant can work a combination of onsite and offsite work. The selected applicant must live within a reasonable distance for commuting to the assigned work location when necessary.
$56,100 - $107,800
*Salary range is estimated, and actual salary will be determined after consideration of the selected candidate's experience and qualifications, and application of any approved geographic salary differential.
Qualifications We Require:
+ Associate’s degree in relevant field or;
+ four (4) years of equivalent experience
+ Ability to acquire and maintain a DOE Q clearance
Qualifications We Desire:
+ Associate’s degree in electronics, electronics technology or relative STEM field
+ Microelectronics and semiconductor production experience
+ Procurement and/or inventory management experience
+ Experience with quality programs and the associated processes used in Nuclear Deterrence
+ Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with implementing Sandia policies affecting research, design, development, and production activities, projects, or initiatives
+ Ability to work independently as well as, in a highly collaborative and multi-disciplinary team
+ Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills, including the development and delivery of reports and documentation
+ Experience with high rigor production activities
About Our Team:
The Post Fab Technologies Group provides research, development, and production services for post fab technologies critical to ensuring the qualification and delivery of high reliability MESA products suitable for use in hostile environments. Maintaining a deep technical understanding of these technologies is a key enabler of our mission success
This posting will be open for application submissions for a minimum of seven (7) calendar days, including the ‘posting date’. Sandia reserves the right to extend the posting date at any time.
Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.
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 DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status and any other protected class under state or federal law.
NNSA Requirements for MedPEDs:
If you have a Medical Portable Electronic Device (MedPED), such as a pacemaker, defibrillator, drug-releasing pump, hearing aids, or diagnostic equipment and other equipment for measuring, monitoring, and recording body functions such as heartbeat and brain waves, if employed by Sandia National Laboratories you may be required to comply with NNSA security requirements for MedPEDs.
If you have a MedPED and you are selected for an on-site interview at Sandia National Laboratories, there may be additional steps necessary to ensure compliance with NNSA security requirements prior to the interview date.
This Limited Term Employee (LTE) position is a temporary position for one year term, which may be renewed at Sandia's discretion up to a maximum of seven years.
Individuals in LTE positions may bid on regular Sandia positions as internal candidates, and in some cases may be converted to regular career positions during their term if warranted by ongoing operational needs, continuing availability of funds, and satisfactory job performance.
Job ID: 692337