[ RadSafe ] University of Utah Health Physicist Position

Karen Langley Karen at rso.utah.edu
Fri Jul 21 18:45:05 CDT 2006

The University of Utah is currently accepting applications for a full time Health Physicist and a full time Radiation Analyst in the Radiological Health Department.   To view the posting and apply on-line go to:

Health Physicist: Job #25203
The University of Utah is a major university which includes a school of medicine with a 400 bed hospital, a Radiopharmacy serving regional clients, a 50 bed cancer research hospital and an orthopedic surgical hospital along with a PET Cyclotron, mobile PET scanner, a TRIGA research reactor and numerous research laboratories.  The successful candidate must have the ability to work independently, is accountable and posses self motivation.  Specific responsibilities will include administrative oversight of individual programs as delegated by the Radiation Safety Officer and development and implementation of radiation safety programs as needed or required by institutional committees or regulatory agencies.

Qualifications - Bachelor's degree in engineering, physical science, geological science plus six years of professional experience in health physics with at least three years in an area of health physics or equivalency.  Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills required.  Considerable knowledge of the operation/calibration of radiation detection instrumentation and health physics principles and practices are necessary.

Preferred qualifications include an advanced degree in health physics, or related field; experience in an institutional radiation safety program and administrative experience;  ABHP certification. 

Karen Langley, MS
Radiation Safety Officer, Director
University of Utah
Radiological Health Department
75 S 2000 E
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
(801)581-6141, Fax 581-4206
Karen at rso.utah.edu 

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