Health Physics Surveyor job in UK

Rate
Market Rates per Hour
Type
Contract
Location
UK
Region
Trawsfynydd
Town
Required Residency
uk
Posted By
Date Posted
16 May 2012
Expiry Date
Job Reference
RMS0110700
Job Description
The Company:
Our client is a nuclear specialist, covering both civilian and defence sectors, across the complete lifecycle from New Build, through Operations and Maintenance, to final decommissioning and waste disposal.

The Role:
Magnox are running a competitive tendering exercise under the NDA collaborative procurement (CP) exercise for the supply of Health Physics Services to the following Magnox sites:

Hunterston A, Chapelcross, Wylfa, Trawsfynydd, Berkeley, Oldbury, Hinkley A, Dungeness A, Bradwell, Sizewell A.

The NDA CP framework covers all operational health physics resources supplied to the Magnox sites. Nuvia Limited has already been awarded a Framework contract under this tendering exercise and will be tendering for the work at all the individual sites. Fircroft are working in partnership with Nuvia to compile lists of suitable resources who would be interested in working with Nuvia at all Magnox Sites, should they be successful with their tenders.

If you would like to register your interest in working with Nuvia, please send your up to date CV and contact information to <email address removed>. Please indicate your current role and the site where you are currently working. Alternatively please call Rebecca Hurt on <phone number removed> / <phone number removed>

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Candidates must be able to work in radiation and contamination controlled areas and be experienced in the use of appropriate PPE and RPE including working in physically demanding environments
All candidates will be required to pass a pre-works medical. All candidates will be required to undertake and pass a Health Physics examination to demonstrate their ability to perform routine calculations, selection and use of RPI, monitoring procedures, etc

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Ideally have a relevant nuclear industry qualification and experience of radiation protection in the Nuclear Industry undertaking an Operational Health Physics role. Applicants must be experienced in the use of a wide variety of radiation protection Instrumentation. Experience in change barrier procedures, use of appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE ), undertaking routine and special radiation protection control surveys together with a proven ability to work as part of a team is essential.. You must be able to carry out Health Physics Calculations.
Stage 1 City & Guilds in Radiation Protection or equivalent

About Fircroft:
Fircroft is a leading provider of technical recruitment solutions to a number of specialist industries, active in over 30 countries worldwide. Our key sectors include: Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals & Process, Automotive & Aerospace, Nuclear & Power, Mining & Minerals and General Engineering.

For further information or to discuss any opportunities, please contact Rebecca Hurt at Fircroft on 44 <phone number removed>

 
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