The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration will host a virtual job fair for the entire Nuclear Security Enterprise, Wednesday, June 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Time. There will be federal positions and contractor positions for this event.

Register for the event at this link.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wednesday, June 29



What kinds of jobs are available?

Not all current federal vacancies are listed on USAJobs. Each individual program's virtual booth will display what jobs it currently has available.

Contractor positions are also available. Current contractor vacancies are here:

    A map showing the locations of the labs, plants, and sites in NNSA's Nuclear Security Enterprise.

    How will it work?

    From the virtual lobby, attendees will be able to visit federal and contractor booths and candidates will also be able to have one-on-one chats with hiring managers and human resource professionals regarding the available opportunities.

    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.

    NNSA will be hiring for the following federal positions:

    • General Engineer
    • Physical Scientist
    • Fire Protection Engineer
    • Quality Assurance Engineer

    The contractors that run our labs, plants, and sites (our management and operating partners) will be hiring these positions:

    • Business
    • Computer science
    • Cybersecurity (IT/R&D)
    • Skill Trades
    • Environment, Safety & Health
    • Manufacturing
    • Mathematics
    • Nuclear facility and operations
    • Science
    • Technologists and technicians (ex: MCAD, ECAD)
    • and much more

    U.S. Citizenship is required.

    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.

    For Federal positions, 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. 

    For Contractor positions, working at our Management and Operating Contractors means competitive salary and benefits for that location. Available  benefits include health insurance, retirement plans, paid leave, flexible schedules and much more. Please visit each of our contractor websites to learn more.