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Health Physics Monitors/Surveyors

  • Location: Aldermaston
  • Salary: £19 - £125 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Daniel Wolstenholme
  • Contact Email: dwolstenholme@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: ASAP (security clearance depending)
  • Expiry Date: 03 June 2021
  • Job Ref: 1034416
Our client requires experienced Health Physics Surveyors and Monitors to work on a decommissioning project on the AWE Aldermaston site. The successful candidate will be required to use/wear RPE, (Respirators and PBAS (Pressurised Breathing Air Suits)) following the appropriate training.

Qualifications:
City & Guilds stage 1 Radiological Protection or NVQ equivalent

Role and Responsibilities:
The Health Physics Surveyor will:
  • Perform Health Physics Surveys (radiation and contamination) and complete Health Physics Survey Reports.
  • Use/wear RPE, (Respirators and PBAS (Pressurised Breathing Air Suits) following the appropriate training.
  • Undertake decontamination monitoring of PBAS workers.
  • Maintain a register of sources and record daily checks and defects
  • Make daily use of air sampling equipment.
  • Undertake function checking of Health Physics survey equipment and report any defects noted to Health Physics Supervisor.
  • Provide Health Physics coverage of operations as directed by Health Physics Supervisors.
  • Undertake Health Physics reassurance survey and clearance of items removed from and between controlled areas.
  • Maintain stocks of Respiratory Protective Equipment/Personal Protection Equipment.
  • Maintain local rules applicable to controlled areas, dresser and barrier duties, including the organisation with laundering of clothing.
  • Undertake instruction to trainee surveyors maintaining best practice.
  • Undertake radiological coaching of staff with whom they work.
  • Ensure that a Daily Log is completed.
  • Participate in Pre-job briefs and post job reviews.