Idaho Falls, ID –North Wind Services, LLC (North Wind) is proud to announce its acceptance of the Supplemental Labor Services contract awarded by Lawrence Livermore National Security (LLNS), located in Livermore CA. The North Wind team will provide supplemental labor support services to the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) which is managed by LLNS for the U.S. Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration. The five-year contract with options includes transitioning approximately 520 supplemental labor employees.
“North Wind Services (NWS) is thrilled with this award and the opportunity to support LLNS and LLNL operations. On behalf of Jim Furr, President of NWS and our team, we look forward to a successful transition and focus on the continued safe work culture for many years to come,” said Christopher Leichtweis, North Wind Group President and CEO.
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, NWS will manage a virtual transition. In an effort to maintain safety, the team will hold remote meetings for the Lab’s supplemental labor workforce to provide information regarding the transition.
The Laboratory relies on the supplemental labor to fulfill its missions. With 23-years of experience working for the Department of Energy and an accumulative $1.6 Billion of contracts, North Wind has proven Human Resource recruiting and management capabilities for engineers, scientists, IT, administrative, and skilled labor. North Wind is excited to provide the level of quality and reliability that has come to be expected from them to Lawrence Livermore National Security.
North Wind will be teaming with Longenecker & Associates and WorkCare to provide the management and recruitment of supplemental labor for LLNS at the LLNL.
Founded in 1997, North Wind has grown to a group of companies that employ more than 1,600 scientific, engineering, management and professional personnel. North Wind has been a wholly owned subsidiary of Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI) an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), since 2010. With its headquarters located in Idaho Falls, ID, North Wind has a presence in 35 states, three countries and one U.S. territory.
For more information, visit LLNL’s website here.
Coming Soon – North Wind Services will post open positions for the Supplemental Labor Services contract awarded by Lawrence Livermore National Security (LLNS) on the Careers page (click here).