Location: Germantown, Maryland
Title: Administrative Specialist II
Schedule (FT/PT): Regular Full Time
Travel Required: No
Clearance: Ability to Obtain

At LBYD Federal, “Large Firm Expertise, Small Firm Responsive”, is our motto we live by and practice each day. With the capability to produce high quality designs in a fun, supportive and exciting atmosphere, we recognize our employees are our greatest asset. We offer an exciting variety of opportunities for employees to develop and grow their careers, working alongside diverse and supportive team members to achieve success. We maintain our responsiveness to clients and partners by allowing our employees the autonomy to achieve success.

Along with a competitive benefits package and 401(k) matching, we strive to maintain a 98% employee retention rate, by providing our employees endless growth opportunities. Unique opportunities such as a formalized mentorship program, professional development through North Wind University, a wellness program, celebrating our employees time with us through our employee service awards program, and many others meant to enhance the employee experience ultimately led to high employee satisfaction. Additionally, we strive to support the communities we live, work, and enjoy by taking part in community fundraisers, and volunteering through local and national organizations.

We give you the flexibility to achieve your best work by offering hybrid working options, while fostering a culture of inclusivity, equity and diversity, creating a workplace we feel everyone can achieve success. We take pride in the impact our employees make as leaders, no matter the level within the organization. You will be connected with like-minded, high achieving individuals upon joining our organization leading and participating in the most challenging designs across the world.


This position shall provide administrative services support associated with the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Isotope R&D and Production, SC-24.3. The Administrative Specialist II shall provide a broad range of administrative support services for the Office of Nuclear Physics, Facilities and Project Management Division.


  • Implementation of administrative policies.
  • Management of the Facility and Project Reviews.
  • Maintaining complete and accurate electronic and hardcopy files on projects and reviews.
  • Drafting and routing correspondence and responses to actions related to project and facility reviews, as needed.
  • General Administrative support including answering telephones, routing as necessary or taking telephone messages, pick up of mail, conference room keys, Federal Express and courier packages.
  • Providing support for on-site meetings, including logistics, equipment, and visitors, as needed.
  • Assisting in general support duties, including, but not limited to, phone/web conference set up and travel including arrangements, authorizations, and vouchers, as requested by supervisor.
  • Requires knowledge and use of Microsoft Office Suite and other Office of Science and DOE administrative systems, including PAMS.


Education and Experience:

  • HS Diploma
  • 3-5 years relevant experience

Skills and Abilities:

  • High level of proficiency in time management and coordination of multiple tasks.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, and knowledge of, or training in, other Office of Science and DOE information systems


This position is a sedentary role. While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be sitting for long periods of time but will also be required to stand, walk, and communicate with others.

All work will be performed indoors.

    North Wind offers a competitive pay and benefits package to include health, life, and disability insurance benefits, 401(k) with company match, generous paid leave and tuition reimbursement for eligible employees. As a company, we are committed to employee wellness, professional development, and work-life balance. We value safety, reliability, and commitment to our people! For more information about our benefits or hiring philosophy, visit the North Wind Career Opportunities Page.

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8718 or use the Request for Reasonable Accommodation form to get assistance.

    North Wind is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion, or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

    Proof of citizenship will be required as a condition of employment.

    Candidates may be required to obtain and hold a Secret or Higher US Government Clearance.