[ RadSafe ] Fwd: Position Opening

Jeff Terry terryj at iit.edu
Tue Aug 2 11:19:16 CDT 2011


Begin forwarded message:

> I’d like to post the following position to the mailing list:
> Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute…
> Curing Respiratory Disease
> Senior Health Physicist/Radiation Safety Officer – Job #S7511
> Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute (LRRI) is seeking a Senior Health Physicist/Radiation Safety Officer who will provide technical and managerial expertise necessary to run the entirety of the LRRI Radiation Protection Program. Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Physics, Engineering or a directly related physical science degree.  Master of Science in Health Physics preferred as is certification by the American Board of Health Physicists.  Minimum of two (2) years experience running a health physics program. Must have comprehensive knowledge of radioactive waste management. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
> The Health Physicist/RSO shall have training in the following subjects:
> ·         Radiation protection principles;
> ·         Characteristics of ionizing radiation;
> ·         Units of radiation dose and quantities;
> ·         Internal vs. external exposure;
> ·         ALARA concept;
> ·         Radioactivity and radioactive decay;
> ·         Radiation detection instruments;
> ·         Interaction of radiation with matter;
> ·         Biological hazards of exposure to radiation;
> ·         Radiation detection using radiation detection equipment and personnel dosimeters
> ·         NRC regulatory requirements and standards;
> ·         Hands-on use of radioactive materials;
> Successful completion of a post offer pre-employment physical examination may be required.    Successful completion of CDC/DOJ, DOD approval to access Select Agent(s) and Toxin(s) may be required. ABSL3 work environment may require vaccinations/immunizations as a condition of employment. 
> Job will close on August 12, 2011. To apply, send resume and cover letter referencing Job #S7511 to HR Office, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, 2425 Ridgecrest Drive S.E, Albuquerque, NM 87108 or FAX:  348-4966 or to apply online: Click here to view current job openings. An Equal Opportunity Employer-M/F/D/V.
> Scott A. Weiner CIH MSPH
> ESH Manager
> Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute
> Albuquerque NM
> 505-348-9672

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