Environmental/Health Manager III - Radiation Safety Officer
Job Title Environmental/Health Manager III - Radiation Safety Officer
Internal Title Radiation Safety Officer
Requisition Number 011762
Minimum Salary $58,346
Pay Basis Annually
Department Radiation Safety
Campus USC Columbia
Expected Fill Date
Job Posting Date 05-22-2017
Minimum Posting Period Ends 05-28-2017
Job Close Date 06-30-2017
Type of Position
Job Type Full-Time
Job Category Professional/Administrative
If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided
Serves as the Radiation Safety Officer for the University of South Carolina System (USCS). Directs and manages department programs in radiation safety, and waste disposal programs for radioactive waste. Supervises a staff of employees to accomplish departmental objectives. Investigates Radiation health and safety concerns from USC employees or the general public. Responsible for the regulatory compliance of radiation emitting materials and devices on all USC campuses by management of the SC Radioactive Material Broad License and the registration of X-ray devices. Oversight of the non-ionizing program to include laser safety.
Master's degree in natural or physical sciences, mathematics, public health, engineering, or related technical field and 5 years experience in environmental health programs or radiological health; or bachelor's degree in natural or physical sciences, mathematics, public health, engineering, or related technical field and 7 years experience in environmental health programs or radiological health; or high school diploma and 11 years experience in environmental health programs or radiological health. Must have at least five years of experience in radiation safety.
Position requires extensive knowledge of radiation safety, general safety, and environmental management systems. The incumbent will have the ability to interpret state/federal regulations and will provide guidance in assisting the USCS in compliance with these regulations.
Master's degree or other advanced degree desirable. Familiar with the regulations for possessing a Broad License to use Radioactive Material and knowledge of X-ray operations. Some knowledge on laser safety and other non-ionizing radiation as well as uses of uranium and thorium in research activities.
Documents which must be associated with this posting
Special Instructions to Applicants
SOC Code 29-9011