RADIATION SAFETY SPECIALIST
Position Summary: This position will be responsible for the interface between SREL and the Savannah River Site radiological department. It will also be responsible for the oversight of radiological research at SREL.
Responsibilities: Advises and provides guidance to research personnel concerning policies and the safe handling of hazardous materials. Reviews and approves all project safety appraisal forms and Radiation work permits.
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree with minimum of 4 years experience or Technical Diploma, Associate's Degree or two years of college course work (in what area) and minimum of 6 years experience. License: Driver's license required. May require related safety course (e.g. Radiation Safety Short Course, Radiation Safety Officer course)
About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
Full time/Part time: Full Time
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