Radiological Laboratory Technologist

Science Albuquerque, New Mexico


Description

We are looking for a candidate that meets the following criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree in health physics, nuclear engineering, or related field
  • from an accredited post-secondary institution
  • Two or more years relevant laboratory experience.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • General computer skills (knowledge and ability to use MS Office Software Suite as well as database applications).
  • Demonstrated experience with radiological laboratory instrumentation.
  • Support sampling, hazard identification and quantification, and waste characterization.

It is also desirable, but not mandatory, that the candidate meets the following qualifications:

  • Experience at a DOE facility.
  • Experience with liquid scintillation counting, gas proportional counting, and gamma spectroscopy instrumentation.
  • HAZWOPER 40-hour training and current 8-hour refresher training.

Typical tasks conducted by the candidate will include:

  • Sample login, preparation, and analysis of samples for radioactive constituents.
  • Ensuring that the sample analysis request form is properly maintained and documented.
  • Modify, and write analytical procedures and analytical method development as required.
  • Perform radiological field measurements.
  • Perform calibration and quality controls checks associated with all laboratory equipment.
  • Maintaining sampling and laboratory procedures, supplies, inventory, infrastructure, and work spaces.
  • Support Work Planning and Controls and the ASP quality program.