You can make a difference
Since its origins, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has pushed the limits of science, technology, and research in an effort to better understand the world and protect the people in it—but we do so much more than that. To this day, we continue to innovate, collaborate, and explore, backed by the minds of thousands of talented researchers, operations staff, and creative professionals. We are a globally-recognized leader in bioengineering, high-performance computing, environmental research, nuclear science, and more. And none of this research would be possible without our employees across different fields, from skilled labor to engineering. No matter what you do here, you can help change the world.
A workplace that puts employees first
As a recipient of the Glassdoor 2021 Best Places to Work award for the third consecutive year, it's clear that we value our employees—and the employees recognize it. Visit Glassdoor to see why so many enjoy working here.
Benefits and perks you'll love
Company culture that promotes a healthy balance between work and personal life
Full employer matching contribution up to 6% and additional contributions based on years of service
Medical, Dental & Vision
A variety of comprehensive health packages to choose from
Paid vacation, sick, family, and holiday leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Alternative work schedules available to better suit your needs
- Flexible Spending Account
- Disability Insurance
- Legal Insurance
- Online Learning
- Education Assistance Program
- Leadership Training
Hear firsthand from our employees
I have never had a boring project working at LLNL. This is a place to work if you want a meaningful and interesting career.
What I love most about working at LLNL is the people. Everyone is ready to reach out and help whether it is technical expertise, career advice, or the best hiking trails. My coworkers are smart, motivated, and dedicated to the project. I am a member of a supportive team with senior leadership who cares about the people as well as the project.
If you’re looking for a dynamic environment where you can shape your career into your dream job, this is the place for you.
Not a day goes by that I don’t learn something new. The sky is the limit here for your career, and you get to choose your own adventure!
Explore opportunities for student and postdocs
With a strong mission focus, we are proud to offer a variety of programs that help military and veterans find lifelong career paths with us. Our efforts include on-site internships for military students, recent graduates, and active military; transition guidance for military and veterans seeking full-time employment; and our Veterans in Energy Technology & Science (VETS) employee resource group. Visit our page to learn more about our programs, or view our open job postings and find your next mission today.
Join our team
We offer opportunities in a variety of fields, not just science and technology. We are home to a diverse staff of professionals that includes administrators, researchers, creatives, supply chain staff, health services workers, and more.
Visit our Career Areas page to learn more about the different career paths we offer and find the one that speaks to you.
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