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Edgewater is seeking qualified candidates for a Radiation Control Technician opportunity for our customer in Aiken, SC to support the Savannah River Site.
Duration – 1 year with an option to extend for 1 additional year
Clearance required – No
US citizenship required – Yes
Exempt or Non-Exempt – Exempt
Closing date – 09/18/2020
Radiation Control Technician
The purpose of the position is to provide technical and practical support in the area of Radiation Protection. Functions including but not limited to:
Perform a contamination survey - Perform a radiation survey - Document RWP surveys - Provide routine/non-routine radiological job coverage - Decontamination of equipment and supplies - Radioactive waste handling - Track radioactive materials transfer - Conduct air, water and soil samples for radioactive contamination - Perform sample analysis - Radiological monitoring equipment support
All candidates shall possess a two-year certificate from an accredited technical school in a job-related technical topic and 18 months of applied health physics technician experience; or a high school diploma (or equivalent) and three (3) years of applied health physics technician experience (DOE O 5480.20a).
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: SRR shall review the subcontractor personnel resumes and radiation exposure history. Subcontractor personnel shall be required to successfully complete a written examination and oral evaluation by SRR personnel prior to beginning any radiological work. No exceptions to the written examination shall be granted unless personnel have documentation of completion of the SRS standardized core courses for DOE Radiological Control Technicians within the past twenty-four, (24) months or have successfully completed a qualified Radiological Control Technician certificate program.
During the initial screening or re-qualification examination (required every two years) if the score is greater than 70% but less than 80% (passing score) then a second examination will be allowed during the next available class. Individuals who fail with a score <70% must wait a minimum of one week prior to retesting. Dependent on the score, SRR may not provide repeated attempts.
Job Description # RC 100 Rev. 0
They shall be able to complete their task while wearing respiratory protection equipment. They will be required to climb stairs and ladders while carrying twenty-five pounds of survey equipment. Depending on their assignment and DOE approval, they may be required to drive government vehicles. They will be required to pass testing for Radiological Worker II and respirator qualification.
WORK HOURS: The 40-hour workweek schedule will be determined by the assigned facility to accommodate the current demand of work evolutions and shift rotations. Candidate may be assigned to various shift schedules.
SECURITY: Candidate must be capable of obtaining a DOE “L” or “Q” Clearance as specified by the assigned facility.
If you are interested in being considered for this position and your resume clearly outlines your relevant experience for this position, please follow the applications steps via our website www.Edgewatertech.net/careers.
If your qualifications match our position requirements you will be contacted and provided additional details, Edgewater will not submit your resume without first having detailed discussions with you and obtaining your permission to do so.
We look forward to hearing from you!
WORKING WITH EDGEWATER
Edgewater offers the opportunity to structure benefit packages to best suit your needs. We offer multiple individual and family benefit options including paid time off, medical, dental, life, vision, and disability insurance, and a pre-tax 401 (k) retirement account with Company matching contributions and 100% vesting for eligible participants beginning DAY 1.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Edgewater is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected Veterans, or individuals with disabilities.