Radiation Protection Technician

Recruiter
CERN
Location
Switzerland
Salary
£4210.56 - £5052.82 per month
Posted
09 Aug 2018
Closes
06 Sep 2018
Ref
HSE-RP-AS-2018-87
Contact
CERN European
Discipline
Other
Job Type
Engineer

Functions

As a Radiation Protection Technician, you will contribute to operational radiation protection in radiation areas, and notably, you will:

  • Assess radiological risks at work places in accelerator tunnels, experimental areas, laboratories, storage areas and workshops in CERN.
  • Perform radiation measurements in various, static and dynamic high energy, multi-particle radiation fields.
  • Perform work and dose planning, elaborate safety measures and working procedures.
  • Evaluate, analyse and follow up operational dosimetry data.
  • Prepare and supervise radiation protection aspects of dismantling projects.
  • Prepare written reports on a regular basis.
  • Perform spectroscopy measurements.
Experience:
  • Demonstrated experience in operational radiation protection, radiation protection instrumentation and legislation.
  • Proven skills in documenting radiological risk assessments and measurements.
  • Experience with radiation-generating instruments, eg X-ray generators.

Technical competencies:

  • Knowledge of regulatory framework and best practice in radiation protection.
  • Knowledge of dosimetry in mixed radiation fields.
  • Knowledge of personal dosimetry.
  • Extensive knowledge of measurement techniques for ionizing radiation.

Eligibility and closing date:

Diversity has been an integral part of CERN's mission since its foundation and is an established value of the Organization. Employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We welcome applications from all Member States and Associate Member States. (https://careers.cern/content/member-states)

This vacancy will be filled as soon as possible, and applications should normally reach us no later than 09.09.2018.

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