Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Instructional System Design Specialist in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 305904

Directorate: National Security

Division: Systems Engineering & Integration

Group: Physical Protection Implementation

Job Description

This Training Specialist position is responsible for developing training materials in accordance with the DOE instructional system design (ISD) process utilizing the Systematic Approach to Training and the Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation (ADDIE) process. The training materials are developed to support effective management, operation, and maintenance of nuclear detection and deterrence systems deployed under U.S. Department of Energy international nuclear security programs.

Develop and update specific operational and maintenance based curriculum for international partner countries of varying abilities

Work with local and multi-lab teams to create best practices and promote consistency across ISD projects

Interacts with and provide technical direction to subcontractors performing the duties noted above

Interacts with PNNL program managers, representatives from other U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratories, U.S. Department of Energy sponsors, and representatives of foreign government partners in the nuclear security programs

Work with Subject Matter Experts in task analysis, design and development

Recommend and prioritize training delivery methods / media selection as part of the curriculum development

Manage assigned projects milestones

Reports directly to the PNNL ISD lead within the Training, Workshop, and Exercise Program on the U.S. Department of Energy Nuclear Smuggling Detection and Deterrence Program

Ability to participate in up to 3 trips/year to foreign countries supported by the international nuclear security program

Minimum Qualifications

- Bachelor's degree in a technical or related field plus 3 years of experience or advanced degree.

Preferred Qualifications

- Master's degree with 0-2 years experience

Equal Employment Opportunity

PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.

Other Information

This position requires the ability to obtain a federal security clearance in a timely manner. Which requires:

* U.S. Citizenship

* Background Investigation: Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter in accordance 10 CFR 710, Appendix B.

* Drug Testing: All Security Clearance (L or Q) positions will be considered by the Department of Energy to be Testing Designated Positions which means that they are subject to applicant, random, and for cause drug testing. In addition, applicants must be able to demonstrate non-use of illegal drugs, including marijuana, for the 12 consecutive months preceding completion of the requisite Questionnaire for National Security Positions (QNSP).

Note: Applicants will be considered ineligible for security clearance processing by the U.S. Department of Energy until non-use of illegal drugs, including marijuana, for 12 consecutive months can be demonstrated.

Directorate: National Security Dir

Job Category: Administration/Specialist/Support

Group: Physical Protection Implemen

Opening Date: 2016-10-17

Closing Date: 2016-10-28