Amec Foster Wheeler Lead Radiological Engineer (CHP) in Grand Junction, Colorado

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions has a career opportunity for a Certified Health Physicist to lead the Radiological Engineering group to support our expanding D&D operations in the US and internationally. The Lead Radiological Engineer (CHP) will be part of the operational team which includes Radiation Protection, Technology Deployment and Project Delivery to support decommissioning and other radiological work at reactors, government, and commercial sites. Additionally, they will work with the Advanced Technology Group to provide health physics support and consultation as part of ongoing technology development.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical radiological expertise to customers, (both internal and external) with a focus on decontamination and decommissioning work

  • Development and implementation of Decommissioning Plans, Radiological Characterization Plans, Radiological Work Plans and other D&D implementation documents

  • Radiological dose assessments, and development of ALARA programs to reduce doses

  • Design and implementation of MARSSIM Final Status Survey Plans

  • Developing Quality Assurance Project Plans, following the DQO’s process

  • Work with the Advanced Technology Group, by providing health physics expertise to support the development of new technology

  • Work with Customers and Stakeholders to develop Site Specific DCGL’s and clean up goals

  • May supervise one or more technical personnel implementing D&D projects

  • Effectively communicate with customers, regulators, field technicians, and project management personnel

  • Liaise with Project Delivery, Radiation Protection, and Technology Deployment Section staff to ensure that radiological D&D projects are properly executed

  • Based in Grand Junction CO and will travel to project sites in the US and internationally - Approximately 30% overnight travel

  • BS/MS in Engineering or Science or equivalent in experience and education

  • CHP Certification

  • Participation in professional organizations, including authoring and presenting technical papers

  • 10+ Years of relevant decommissioning and remediation experience

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working as a Radiological Engineer with a focus on decommissioning projects, and MARSSIM

  • Proficiency with radiological Software. (e.g. Microshield, MNCP, RESRAD, GoldSim, Cap 88, Visual Sample Plan)

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in teams

  • Proven supervisory skills and a leadership style that promotes participatory management technique teamwork, innovation and results

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Ability and willingness to will travel to project sites in the US and internationally - Approximately 30% overnight travel

  • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving policy

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2018-27931

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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Street: 2275 Logos Ct.

Post End Date: 12/3/2018