Job Information Job Title: Nuclear Fuels & Materials Division DirectorGrade: 250/260
Org: Nuclear Fuels & Materials
Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (9x80 Schedule) Mission/Vision Statement Leading Nuclear Energy and Research Technology Mission: Discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure. Vision: INL will change the world's energy future and secure our critical infrastructure. Responsibilities The Nuclear Science & Technology (NS&T) Directorate of the Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is seeking an accomplished leader to serve as the next Director of the Nuclear Fuels and Materials (NFM) Division.
This position reports to the NS&T Directorate Associate Laboratory Director (ALD). The mission of the NFM Division is to accelerate development and deployment of advanced nuclear fuel systems and materials for current and future nuclear energy systems. As the leader of the NFM Division, the Director will play an essential role in INL’s efforts to challenge conventional thinking in nuclear Research, Development, Demonstration and Deployment, and lead a paradigm shift in developing and deploying new nuclear fuels, materials, concepts, and technologies. The Director will be responsible for management direction, strategy development, and leadership to focus and integrate the six NFM Division departments (Nuclear Materials; Fuel Design and Development; Irradiation Testing; Fuel Modeling and Simulation; Experiment Design; and Measurement Science) toward science and technology goals consistent with existing programmatic missions and emerging opportunities.
The Director will also be responsible for directing and supervising programmatic leaders providing direct support to sponsoring organizations, including the Department of Energy Office of Nuclear Energy (DOE-NE), the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), and private industry. For example, the NFM Division provides technical leadership for the DOE-NE Advanced Fuels Campaign and the Nuclear Science User Facilities (NSUF).
As a leader in the NS&T Directorate, the Director is responsible for creating a culture of collaboration, inclusion, and diversity with a persistent focus toward the professional development of staff. The Director will collaborate with leaders across the laboratory, particularly within the NS&T, Materials and Fuels Complex (MFC), and Advanced Test Reactor (ATR) Directorates, to leverage the full resources of the laboratory and those of our partners to achieve our mission and vision.
Selective Service Requirements
To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). This includes U.S. born and naturalized citizens, parolees, undocumented immigrants, legal permanent residents, asylum seekers, refugees, and all males with visas of any kind which expired more than 30 days ago. The few individuals who are exempt from this requirement are those on current non-immigrant visas. For more information see www.sss.gov.Employee Job Functions Employee Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job position which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant's ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.
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Personnel Requirements: Ability to work more than 8 hours per day and working overtime and irregular hours. Please Apply Before: December 14, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (MST) Environmental, Safety and Health Statement Must be familiar with, and comply with all relevant health and safety requirements. Must be knowledgeable of emergency action policies and procedures, methods for reporting/resolving work practices or conditions to available cognizant professionals.Other Information When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.INL Overview INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 4,300 scientists, researchers and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and develop technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security and environmental missions.
The Idaho Falls Area Idaho Falls is conveniently situated near many national treasures such as Yellowstone National Park, Teton National Park, Jackson, WY, etc. For more information about the area, please visit www.visitidahofalls.com and www.visitidaho.org. Equal Employment Opportunity Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.