The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration will host a virtual job fair for the entire Nuclear Security Enterprise, Wednesday, March 31 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Time.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday, March 31
What kinds of jobs are available?
How will it work?
From the virtual lobby, attendees will be able to visit program booths, view information for each of NNSA’s locations, and if interested, they will be able to apply directly from the virtual fair.
Candidates will also be able to have one-on-one chats with hiring managers and human resource professionals regarding the available opportunities. Depending on the volume of people who register the day of the event, NNSA personnel may need to follow-up to schedule interviews.
Does registering for the job fair mean I’ve applied for a job?
No, registering for our event means that sign in will be expedited for you on the day of the event.
The Nuclear Security Enterprise is made up of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and its labs, plants, and sites.
NNSA is responsible for enhancing national security through the military application of nuclear science. It maintains and enhances the safety, security, and effectiveness of our Nation’s nuclear weapons stockpile; reduces global danger from weapons of mass destruction; provides the U.S. Navy with safe and effective nuclear propulsion; and responds to nuclear and radiological emergencies in the United States and abroad.
Hiring managers will be on-site at the job fair to conduct interviews and extend job offers for positions in the following career fields:
- General Engineer
- Physical Scientist
- Foreign Affairs Specialist
- Quality Assurance Engineer
- Personnel Security Specialist
- Security Specialist
Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a Q clearance as a condition of employment.
Drug testing will be required once an offer is made. Passing a drug test is part of obtaining a Q clearance. Regardless of whether drugs like marijuana are legal where an applicant lives, its usage remains illegal under federal law. Learn more about federal law and drug use at this link.
U.S. Citizenship is required.
Working at NNSA means a competitive salary under an alternative pay system, rather than the General Schedule. Additionally, NNSA offers Federal benefits include health insurance, the Thrift Savings Plan, paid leave, flexible work schedules, and transportation subsidies.