Los Alamos National Laboratory Overview

  • www.lanl.gov
  • Los Alamos, NM
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1943
  • Government
  • National Agencies
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

Los Alamos National Laboratory is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our focus is to develop and apply science and technology to ensure the safety, security and reliability of the U.S. nuclear deterrent; reduce ...
Mission: At Los Alamos National Laboratory, our mission is to solve national security challenges through scientific excellence. In the interest of advancing our nation’s security, our greatest strength is in our ability to maintain broad science, technology and engineering (ST&E) ...

Company Updates

January 12, 2022
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Paid parental leave, flexible work schedules, wellness programs & much more — policies like these supporting work-life balance are why Family Friendly New Mexico awarded LANL a Family Friendly Business Award for the third consecutive year!
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November 12, 2021
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For the fourth year in a row, LANL has been awarded a spot on LATINA Style Inc.'s 2021 list of "top 50 best companies for Latinas to work for in the U.S." Los Alamos is the only national laboratory on the list.
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Los Alamos National Laboratory Reviews

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Thom Mason
Thom Mason
137 Ratings
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Current Employee

"Good benefits for graduate research"

May 17, 2022 - Graduate Research Assistant in Los Alamos, NM
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Make more than some academic professors as a student

Cons

Remote work hard to come by. Drug testing for legal substances
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Diversity & Inclusion at Los Alamos National Laboratory

3.7
(159 Reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Los Alamos National Laboratory?

...location is very rural, toxic workplace culture, very limited diversity when it comes to management, management in general, lack of diversity and toxic work culture, frequent reorganizations, limited willingness for flexibility in work schedule (since covid restrictions were lifted remote work being approved is very limited), ERGs are volunteer positions, mandated vacation between Christmas and New Years which you either need to use your saved up vacation time for or borrow frfuture time as it's not encouraged to use leave without pay although most employees are mandated to take this time off as the lab is closed...Read More

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Los Alamos National Laboratory Interviews

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Negative10%
Neutral12%
Getting an Interview
Applied online68%
Employee Referral11%
In Person8%
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Los Alamos National Laboratory (New York, NY)

    Interview

    Interview was very nice and simple. Was conducted both rounds through webex. Cover letter is required when applying. There was a behavioral interview and a coding interview. Both interviews were panel interviews.
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Los Alamos National Laboratory Awards & Accolades

  • Top 20 Government EmployersWomen Engineer Magazine2021
  • Top 20 Government EmployersMinority Engineer Magazine2021
  • Top 20 Government EmployersEqual Opportunity Magazine2021

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

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What is paid time off like at Los Alamos National Laboratory?

...Additionally, Los Alamos' paid time off is far from excellent, and leave without pay is almost certainly never an option unless for a very limited amount of time (a few days a year)....

March 13, 2022

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