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General Law Counsel

Albuquerque, NM 87102
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**Are you a licensed Attorney that has experience in employment and labor law? Do you want to join a diverse team that advises on challenging issues of national interest? Then please apply!**

At Sandia National Laboratories you will provide a variety of general corporate legal services and legal subject matter expertise primarily in employment and labor law. You will counsel and assists management and employees on applicable laws, regulations, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) contract compliance, and corporate policies and procedures. Interpret and prepares legal documents and analyzes and advises on the meaning and implementation of corporate policies. Advise the corporation in all areas of labor and employment law and other general law matters. You will provide legal advice to all levels of management and employees responsible for discrete corporate functions. Manage/oversee outside counsel and may handle litigation, administrative agency hearings, and general matters. Interacts with client; local, state, and federal authorities; and DOE/NNSA counsel. Advises management on complex projects and legal matters. You must be willing to take on new areas of law and/or other duties as assigned. Also, must have the ability to work independently as appropriate.


+ Must be licensed to practice law in at least one state.
+ 5 or more years of experience practicing law.
+ Demonstrated knowledge of Westlaw.
+ Ability to obtain and maintain DOE Security Clearance.


Ideally, we would like to see your background include some of the following:

+ DOE M&O or Federal Government Contractor, laboratory or in-house experience.
+ Excellent oral and written communication skills.
+ Knowledge of and adherence to the rules of professional conduct.

Department Description:

The General Law Practice Group offers legal support and advice to National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia (Sandia) with respect to a wide variety of general law matters, including but not limited to laws governing corporations; employment and labor; safety and health; FOIA; state and federal taxation; employee benefits; privacy; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act; government and other contracting; and numerous other areas of the law applicable to a contractor to the U.S. Government.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting-edge work in a broad array of areas. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide
+ Extraordinary co-workers
+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world
+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities
+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance*

_World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www.sandia.gov

*These benefits vary by job classification.

Security Clearance:

Sandia is required by DOE to conduct a pre-employment drug test and background review that includes checks of personal references, credit, law enforcement records, and employment/education verifications. Applicants for employment need to be able to obtain and maintain a DOE L-level security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold more than one citizenship (i.e., of the U.S. and another country), your ability to obtain a security clearance may be impacted.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, resulting in the inability to perform the duties assigned and subsequent termination of employment.

EEO Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Posted: 2019-07-29 Expires: 2019-08-29

 World-changing technologies. Life-changing careers.

National security is our business. We apply science to help detect, repel, defeat, or mitigate threats.

For more than 60 years, Sandia has delivered essential science and technology to resolve the nation's most challenging security issues.

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