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Radiation Protection Specialist

SHINE Medical Technologies Janesville ,WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

SHINE Medical Technologies is immediately seeking a Radiation Protection Technician to implement activities related to radiation protection (RP) programs and facilities to control on-site personnel doses ALARA and limit the public’s exposure to radiation. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

Specific duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Design/Construction Phase

  • Work with the RP Manager Radiation Safety Officer to establish and implement radiation protection department policies, programs, and procedures as required for the Operations Phase.
  • Propose process and design changes that improve radiological safety.
  • Assist in the development of a Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Operating License Application.
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Operations Phase

  • Perform radiation and contamination surveys and decontamination work.
  • Perform sampling and analysis of gases, liquids and solids.
  • Analyze and interpret the results of surveys and analyses, and recommend appropriate radiation protection controls and actions.
  • Provide briefings and guidance to facility personnel to prevent unplanned exposures and maintain exposures ALARA.
  • Maintain and calibrate radiation monitors, radiation detection instrumentation, and other associated equipment.
  • Ensure radiological safety activities are in compliance with federal and state standards and regulations.
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Requirements:

  • Associate’s degree in health physics, relevant engineering technology, or related physical science specialty; or High School Diploma with ANSI RP technician qualifications and experience at a nuclear power facility; or Navy Nuclear experience, including Engineering Lab Technician (ELT) qualifications.
  • Certified Health Physics (CHP) or National Registry of Radiation Protection Technologists (NRRPT) preferred.
  • A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in applied radiation protection or related field.
  • Technical understanding of nuclear facility principles and operation.
  • Familiarity with federal regulatory requirements regarding radiation protection.
  • Strong PC skills to include Microsoft software.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Eligibility for employment is conditioned on the applicant’s ability to qualify for access to information subject to U.S. Export Controls.  Additionally, applicant’s eligibility may be conditioned based upon meeting the Nuclear Regulatory Commission requirements for access to Safeguards Information, which typically requires a pre-employment drug screen, fingerprinting and criminal background check.

SHINE values diversity in all its forms as a critical component of innovation, which is fundamental to our success. Every member of the SHINE community benefits from the talents and experiences of our peers, from the mutual respect we exercise, and from the responsibility we take for our actions.

Company Description
SHINE was founded in 2010 by Greg Piefer and is a development-stage company working toward becoming the world-leading medical isotope producer.

The SHINE production facility will use a patented, proprietary manufacturing process to produce medical tracers and cancer treatment elements for nuclear medicine. The SHINE technology offers major advantages over existing and proposed production technologies, as it does not require a nuclear reactor, uses less electricity, generates less waste and is compatible with the existing global supply chain for molybdenum-99.

SHINE Medical Technologies

Why Work Here?

Help us turn weapons into life-saving medicines using a groundbreaking new technology!

SHINE was founded in 2010 by Greg Piefer and is a development-stage company working toward becoming the world-leading medical isotope producer. The SHINE production facility will use a patented, proprietary manufacturing process to produce medical tracers and cancer treatment elements for nuclear medicine. The SHINE technology offers major advantages over existing and proposed production technologies, as it does not require a nuclear reactor, uses less electricity, generates less waste and is compatible with the existing global supply chain for molybdenum-99.

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101 East Milwaukee St
Janesville, WI
USA

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