Rad Protection Tech

Recruiter
Location
Ontario, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Oct 2016
Closes
31 Mar 2017
Ref
201939
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Production
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Evaluate radiological conditions in the nuclear plant and the implementation of the necessary radiological safety measures as they apply to nuclear plant workers and members of the general public. Perform dose rate, contamination and airborne radioactivity surveys. Provide job coverage for work groups to minimize personnel exposure. Control access to radioactive material through labeling and posting. Provide briefings and guidance to plant personnel to prohibit unplanned exposure to radioactive material.

On an assigned shift, and acting under prescribed rules and approved practices, measure and keep records of radiation levels, to clean, maintain, and issue respiratory protection equipment, and to perform related work. Due to the nature of the work, individuals may be asked to wear a respirator.

Qualifications:
Position Requirements :

Required:

- High School Diploma or educational equivalent, including chemistry and Mathematics courses
- Ability to pass pre-employment testing
- Ability to work different shifts
- Ability to receive unescorted Nuclear access
- Excellent communication, teamwork and organizational skills

Preferred:

- Associates degree or equivalent in Radiation Protection, Health Physics or related field
OR - High School Diploma and 2 year professional work experience in Radiation Protection, Health Physics or equivalent
OR
- 6 years Navy Nuclear experience, including Engineering Lab Technician (ELT) qualifications

This position supports emergency response requirements, as appropriate.

Please note the first 3-4 months of employment will be spent at a different work location for training purposes.