Career Paths

Learning doesn’t stop with a college or post-graduate degree. It is a key part of individual career development and is central to NNSA’s efforts to build a highly-skilled workforce ready to meet the challenges of a changing world.

NNSA executives listened when employees said they needed clearer guidance about ways to improve proficiency in their jobs and means to prepare for advancement in their chosen professions. One result now being developed is the Career Options Initiative, an ambitious effort to develop clear, detailed roadmaps for professional development in most NNSA occupations.  

No matter what field you choose, the Career Options Initiative will offer a comprehensive guide to help you plan and structure your career.  The roadmaps will help you identify education, training and professional development options to maintain proficiency in your current job as well as to establish eligibility for advancement.