Health Physics Supervisor
Job Title: Health Physics Supervisor
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 36993
Hiring Department The University of Missouri has an immediate opening for a Health Physics Supervisor at the Research Reactor (MURR). MURR® is a multidisciplinary center with the three-fold mission of promoting research in the sciences and engineering, providing educational and training opportunities for students, and providing irradiation and isotope production services. MURR’s irradiation and isotope production services include the weekly processing and shipping of a variety of radioisotopes and radiochemicals ranging from FDA-approved radiopharmaceuticals to radioisotopes for industry and emerging technologies.
- Allocation of department assets (Tech Staff, detection equipment, other tools) to support research, production, and operation while managing competing priorities.Direct supervision of staff responsible for: Radiation and contamination surveys, environmental monitoring, instrument calibration, ALARA planning, radioactive shipping, dosimetry and bioassay analysis, radioactive waste disposal, and other health physics dutiesSupervision of personnel with a focus on performance excellence and resolution of employee conflicts and concerns as needed.Ensure regulatory compliance with dosimetry reporting, radiation worker training, and facility surveys are complete and accurate.
- Advise faculty, staff, and students regarding radiation safety of proposed projects which includes the performance of safety evaluations documented through written reports.
- Scheduling personnel to cover work activities within the health physics group. Clear communication of technical Health Physics information, concepts, and ideas verbally and in writing to a variety of staff with multiple education backgrounds.Assist in the development of policies, procedures, and administrative controls to ensure compliance with appropriate regulations and safety concerns.Executes and enhances the facility ALARA program and utilizes historical dosimetry records to track/trend personnel exposures in order to promptly address concerns.Serves as a member of the Facility Emergency Organization.Attends meetings and communicates needs of the health physics team to other groups.
Salary Range: $65,000 - $85,000
GGS Grade: MKT
University Title: REACTOR SPECIALIST
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Mon - Fri - 40 hours.Minimum Qualifications A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience, and at least 2 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary. Preferred Qualifications Health Physics related educational backgroundExperience working with a variety of radioactive materials and hazards levels Previous supervisory experience.Benefit Eligibility
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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