Nuclear & Radiological
Program & Project Management
Safety & Health
Performance Assurance Specialist, Department of Energy Office of Secure Transport
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Analyze Performance Assurance Program (PAP) needs by evaluating jobs and job tasks as assigned for OST positions.
Interview and confer with training managers, Office of Secure Transport (OST) personnel, instructors, and instructional designers; determining task criticality of various jobs and job groups.
Design evaluation instruments using a risk-based, graded approach of evaluation development by planning and coordinating design work.
Conduct performance tests, including data analysis to verify performance assurance and effectiveness tests, such as Validation Force-on-Force (VFoF) and Limited Scope Performance Tests (LSPT).
Provide support for off-site training venues for all aspects of FoF exercises, and LSPTs
Prepare background documents and correspondence as necessary.
Generate required reports/documents summarizing the results of PAP activities; report data analysis, trending analysis, and a summary of strengths and weaknesses identified during PAP activities.
Review materials and execution plans prior to deployment, ensuring only approved execution plans are being employed.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by studying/reviewing all relevant Department of Energy (DOE)/OST laws, regulations, orders, and policies
Provide support to and participate as a member of the facility security survey team across the OST complex.
Remain flexible, proactive, resourceful, and efficient, with a high level of professionalism.
Bachelor’s degree in Instructional Design or related field, plus a minimum of 4 years specialized experience applying the principles, practices, and techniques used in the ISD process.
Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, including advanced word processing using Word, as well as Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent organizational skills and the ability to multitask.
Ability to travel to locations throughout the continental United States.
Ability to complete the DOE training courses of Basic Instructor Training, Curriculum Development, and Basic Survey.
Work is also performed outdoors on a range or in support of a training exercise; may be exposed to dust, fumes, loud noises, and the environment.
Work involves standing, walking, running, and kneeling for sustained periods and may involve occasional heavy lifting, carrying, pushing, and pulling.
Must be a U.S. citizen with the ability to meet the requirements for a DOE Q security clearance. The candidate’s written consent to conduct a background check and pre-employment drug screening for the purposes of such a security clearance will be required as a condition of employment.
DOE site access will require the qualified candidate be a U.S. citizen and possess an active Q or TS security clearance. The candidate’s written consent to conduct a background check for the purposes of obtaining a security clearance may be required as a condition of employment
Ongoing reviews and tests for the absence of any illegal substances may be conducted as a requirement a for maintaining a security clearance. The candidate’s written consent to conduct such tests will be required as a condition of employment.
Certain positions requiring a security clearance may require the periodic successful completion of a counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination.
Desired or Preferred Qualifications:
Prior military or law enforcement experience preferred.
Knowledge of DOE sites and types of operation.
Self-directed, and able to define and achieve goals with little supervision.
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