Radiological Health / Health Physics /                Medical Physics


 

Radiation Health Physicist 2, Department of Health, Washington State

Our office in Washington state is currently looking for a Health Physicist to join our radioactive materials group. 

For more information on position, qualifications and to apply, click HERE 

05/12/21

Nuclear Medical Science Officer,  U.S. Army

Good afternoon.  My name is Captain Robert Callahan, and I am in charge of the U.S. Army's medical recruiting efforts in Indiana.  My team is currently looking to recruit a health Physicist to serve as a Nuclear medical Science Officer in the U.S. Army, and I wanted to give you students the chance to pursue a unique opportunity in YOUR field.   Service as an Army Nuclear medical Science Office includes:

  • Competitive salary with regular consideration for promotion and comprehensive benefits for the whole family.
  • Unique assignments with strategic impact such as the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, Army Reactor Agency, and other federal agencies focused on nuclear sciences.
  • Opportunity to pursue leadership roles while maintaining technical competency.

If anyone is interested, please contact me at robert.p.callahan13.mil@mail.mil

05/12/21

 

Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) Program Specialist, 

Indiana Department of Homeland Security, IN-Statewide

This position is classified as a health physicist.  Individuals with a degree in health physics, nuclear engineering, chemistry or related fields of study would be ideal. 

For more information on position, qualifications and to apply, click HERE 

05/06/21

Health Physics 3, Penn State, University Park, PA

Penn State is looking for a Health Physicist to assist in implementing its comprehensive radiation protection program. The primary responsibilities for this position include managing the radiation producing equipment safety program, overseeing the dosimetry program, and providing HP support to research labs for the use of radioactive materials.

More details about this position can be found HERE

04/14/21

Health Physics Specialist, Duke University, Durham, NC

We have a Health Physics Specialist position open on our Radiation Safety team at Duke University. This position may be an fitting option for an early-career HP to expand their horizons in the academic and medical sectors.  Our radiation safety program is highlighted by two broad-scope license programs (Duke University & Duke University Medical Center), a complex particular accelerator and free electron laser research facility as well as a large number of medical and non-medical x-rays and lasers. The position is posted as an “entry-level” but may be elevated at the time of hire for more qualified candidates.  

For more information on position, qualifications and to apply, click HERE 

03/24/21 

Junior Health Physicist, Berkley LabBay Area, CA

The job is for a junior health physicist to join the Radiation Protection Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory here in California. The person hired into this position will work on a variety of assignments across the Lab, supporting the different scientific facilities we have here including the Advanced Light Source synchrotron, the 88-Inch Cyclotron, the Berkeley Lab Laser Accelerator Facility, the Molecular Foundry, the National Center for Electron Microscopy, and the Glenn T Seaborg Center heavy elements facility.

For more information on position, qualifications and to apply, click HERE 

03/24/21

Medical HP - Radiation Safety Technician, Yale New Haven Health, New Haven, CT

Entry Level Position

Under the supervision of Health Physicists, assists in the maintenance of the Radiation Safety Office and the radiation safety standards in all areas of the Hospital. Provides administrative support to the health physicists.

For more information/apply, click HERE   

02/17/21

Radiation Safety Officer, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Manages the University's safety programs related to ionizing radiation, serves as the Radiation Safety Officer of the University and supervises a staff of professional, technical and clerical employees.

Master's degree in Health Physics and 6 years experience in the health physics field of which at least 3 involve management responsibilities; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Certification or immediate eligibility for certification in Health Physics by American Board of Health Physics is required.

For more information/apply, click HERE   

01/14/21

Senior Experimental High Energy/Nuclear Physicist, Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, TN

The Physics Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory is seeking to fill a senior R&D position in the Fundamental Physics Section, Relativistic Nuclear Physics Group for work on experiments in ultra-relativistic nuclear collisions at the Large Hadron Collider and/or electron-ion reactions at the future Electron Ion Collider. This is a full-time position based on site at ORNL. Key activities include providing leadership within ORNL and within the scientific community in the analysis and publication of physics results from on-going experiments, operation of existing experimental systems, and development of detectors and physics programs for future experiments.

A PhD in Nuclear Physics or in a closely related discipline (e.g. nuclear chemistry or particle physics) with a minimum of 6 years of experience past PhD conferral

For more information/apply, click HERE   

01/14/21

 Health Physics Manager, Curium Pharma

The Health Physics Manager is responsible for the implementation and management of the Radiation Protection Program and regulatory functions related to the manufacturing of radiopharmaceutical products, research and development and associated functions. The successful candidate will also function as Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) for radioactive materials licenses issued by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission at the Maryland Heights facility.

Master’s degree or equivalent certification in radiation or physical sciences; OR, Bachelor’s degree or equivalent AND ten years of professional-level radiation safety experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.  See listing for more requirements.

For more information/apply, click HERE   

01/14/21
 

Health Physicist,  NC Dept of Health & Human Services, Wake County, NC

Health Physicist II position will work independently to perform inspections for regulatory compliance in a variety of medical, industrial, research and educational centers, and other various settings. The Health Physicist position will also monitor and evaluate all aspects of the handling, use, storage, transportation, disposal and security of radioactive materials, and will be responsible for reviewing licensing documents and approving facilities to acquire, own and use radioactive materials.  See link for more description.

Bachelor's degree in nuclear, physical, or environmental science; health/ medical physics, or radiologic science from an appropriately accredited institution and two years of applicable experience;
OR An equivalent combination of education and experience.

For more information/apply, click HERE   

01/14/21

State Health Physicist Program Mgr,  State of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ

This position manages the non-ionizing program which includes technologies such as light amplification by the stimulated emission of radiation, intense pulsed light, radiofrequency radiation, and ultraviolet electromagnetic radiation. This position revises and updates the registration program, recommends policy changes and disciplinary actions, as well as evaluates the health and safety of each inspection and investigation that is performed.

The ideal candidate will have:
− Bachelor's degree in science, engineering or related field, with emphasis on a science related curriculum (i.e. health physics, math, biology) and 3 years’ experience at a State Health Physicist II level or 5 years of on-the-job experience in radiation protection compliance with a State or Federal Program and 1-year management/leader role
− Master's degree in Health physics, Radiological Hygiene or related field may substitute for 1-year experience

For more information/apply, click HERE   

01/14/21

Radiation Safety Officer,  Perma Fix Environmental Svcs, Inc, Gainsville, FL

This position is responsible for ensuring that all terms and conditions of the radioactive materials license and the Florida Chapter 64E “Control of Radiation Hazards” Regulations are being complied with; provide training of staff and workers regarding all basic principles of radiation; functions as the chief liaison with the State of Florida, Bureau of Radiation Control and preparing and obtaining the proper amendments, as necessary, to assure the optimum operation of the facility.

• B.S. Degree in health physics or a related field, such as the natural sciences or engineering.

• Minimum of five (5) years experience in full-time radiation protection duties with at least three (3) years performing supervisory and/or RSO functions. Years of applicable experience may be substituted for educational minimal requirements.

• Qualified by training and experience to protect public health, safety and the environment. A description of this training must be submitted and approved by the Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Radiation Control

For more information/apply, click HERE   

01/14/21

Health Physics Tech III, Lemont, IL

The Worker Safety and Health division invites you to consider applying for our Health Physics Technician opening. In this role, you will provide field and laboratory support for the Radiological Protection Program. You will measure, assess, and document radiological conditions in the workplace.

This role may be hired as a Health Physics Technician III or Sr. Health Physics Technician.  The level will be determined by the final candidate’s level of education, experience, and skill. 

  • Health Physics Technician III – This level of skill is typically attained through completion of an associate degree and with 2 or more years of related experience, or equivalent.
  • Sr. Health Physics Technician - This level of skill is typically attained through completion of an associate degree with 5 or more years of related experience, or equivalent. 

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

Health Physics Technician, North Anna Power Station, Mineral, VA

Provide radiological protection to protect the health and safety of the general public and employees from the hazards of radiation through surveys, analyses, sampling and compliance with regulations, standards and procedures.  

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

Radiation Safety Officer, MISTRAS Group, Inc, Benicia, CA

The Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) is the lead technical expert on the Radiation Safety Team and acts as the principal technical resource to the Mistras Services Group Benicia, CA. The RSO is responsible for assuring that all job sites and the Benicia facility use of radiation conform with the MISTRAS Radioactive Material License, selected industry standards, and applicable government regulations. The RSO is responsible to assure that radiation exposures to personnel are as low as reasonably achievable.

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

IRC21937 Radiation Safety Technician 3, Erwin ResinSolutions, 

Responsible for field implementation of the Radiation Safety Program. Ensures compliance with company, local, state and federal radiation safety policies and regulations. Monitors radiological work controls and work activities involving radioactive material. Interprets and verifies field data obtained from radiation surveys using the appropriate instrumentation and/or analyses.

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

Radiation Protection Technician-Special Crew, NextEra Energy, St Lucie, FL

An ANSI qualified health physics technician shall have a minimum of 6000 hours (PSL) or 5000 hours (PTN) of health physics experience (junior or senior level) in commercial nuclear power plants, of which, a maximum of 50 hours per week may be accumulated in any single year. Related education, training and experience.

Special Crew Position. Sunday- Thursday- Midnight Shift (11:30pm- 7:30am)

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

Radiological Control Technician, Albuquerque, NM

Perform and document radiation and contamination surveys, collect and analyze air samples, operate radiation monitoring and gross radioactivity measuring instrument.

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

Health Physicist, WA River Protections Solutions, Richland, WA

This individual will perform health physics and radiological engineering, dosimetry, bioassay, independent oversight, and instrument functions to assure compliance with regulatory, contractual and company level requirements.

Bachelor's (BA/BS) degree in Science, Health Physics or related field and 10 years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.

Application Close date is 12/16/20

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

Nuclear Criticality Safety Engineer, Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant, Paducah, KY

Under limited supervision, Nuclear Safety Engineering job functions as assigned by management. Typical job responsibilities assist and support management in nuclear safety support of operations and engineering system design. The specific work assignment may include duties or activities that assist and support management in one or more of the following functional areas, in addition to other duties as assigned. The specific work assignment may include duties or activities that assist and support management, in addition to other duties as assigned.

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

Radiation Protection engineer Senior, Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant, Paducah, KY

Under limited supervision, performs Radiation Protection/Health Physics engineering functions as assigned by management. Typical job responsibilities are to assist and support management and Principal Radiation Protection Engineers in the development of the Radiation Protection Program core functions by evaluating, monitoring and interpreting levels of radiation and contamination at the PORTS site in accordance with the DOE approved Radiation Protection Program (RPP). Other duties include the development and review of radiological worker training, radiological control technician training and, determining appropriate preventative measures to limit exposure of site personnel, including data collection, analysis, and ensuring that site operations are conducted in accordance with contractual, statutory and regulatory requirements and FBP procedures. The specific work assignment may include duties or activities that assist and support management, in addition to other duties as assigned.

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20

Radiation Physicist, Sanford Federal, Washington, D.C.

Sanford Federal is looking for a successful Radiation Physicist who will be responsible for ensuring the quality of care in the use of radiation-producing sources and imaging equipment and the protection of patients and staff from radiation. Calibrates all radiation therapy equipment,conducts X-ray machine performance surveys and implements procedures to ensure quality control for electronic imaging.

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20
 

Compliance Manager/Radiation Safety Officer, ACUREN, Augusta, GA

The Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) is the primary liaison between the Licensee and Government Regulatory Agencies. The RSO works with all levels of the divisional organization to ensure radiation safety and environmental compliance. This position will work closely with operations to develop plans, procedures and training to accomplish these and other radiation and environmental safety goals.

For more information/apply, click HERE

12/10/20
 

Radiation Protection Technician - Ginna Nuclear Station, Ontario NY

Evaluate radiological conditions in the nuclear plant and the implementation of the necessary radiological safety measures as they apply to nuclear plant workers and members of the general public. Perform dose rate, contamination and airborne radioactivity surveys. Provide job coverage for work groups to minimize personnel exposure. Control access to radioactive material through labeling and posting. Provide briefings and guidance to plant personnel to prohibit unplanned exposure to radioactive material.

On an assigned shift, and acting under prescribed rules and approved practices, measure and keep records of radiation levels, to clean, maintain, and issue respiratory protection equipment, and to perform related work.  Due to the nature of the work, individuals may be asked to wear a respirator.

Click HERE for more information

 12/10/20

Health Physicist1, Washington University Medical School, St. Louis, MO

Works under general oversight on assignments for Washington University and Washington University Medical Center WU & WUMC) Radiation Safety Program.  Work involves radioactive materials, radiation sources, radiation generating devices, radioactive and hazardous wastes, high-field magnets, lasers, etc.  This position requires an understanding of the principles and goals of radiation protection and techniques employed to comply with applicable requirements, the ability to evaluate information, identify needs and communicate with users to obtain additional information.  Assignments may focus in one or more particular technical areas, but expected to develop a broad base of technical knowledge over time.  This position is expected to manage specific project tasks or technical teams under general oversight of a manager responsible for a particular technical area of the radiation safety program.  This position may be assigned technical area management or supervisory responsibilities, the ability to interact effectively with a wide variety of individuals and to communicate technical information clearly and concisely.  This position promotes the use of radioactivity as part of a safe work environment, is involved in the management of the radiation safety program and helps maintain the school's compliance with Federal, State and local regulations.  

Click HERE for more information and to apply

11/17/20

Temple University looking for Senior HP, Philadelphia, PA:   The Senior Health & Safety Specialist, in the Environmental Health and Radiation Safety (EHRS) Department, reports to the Associate Director, Radiation Safety Officer (RSO), and provides health physics support for Temple University and Temple Health System’s medical and research use of radioactive materials and x-ray producing equipment program, including linear accelerator license over-site. Ensures compliance with applicable standards, laws, regulations, policies and procedures.  Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Education & Experience:  Master’s Degree in a related field of science and four years of operational health physics and regulatory compliance review experience; or Bachelor’s degree in a related field of science and ten years of operational health physics and regulatory compliance review experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Click HERE for more information.

11/17/20

Research Aide Internship  (ongoing) - Argonne National Laboratory, one of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) major research centers, is pleased to announce opportunities for college and university graduate and undergraduate students to participate in the Laboratory’s ongoing programs.

Click HERE for more information

 11/11/20

Deployed Safety Services Internship (ongoing) - Argonne National Laboratory, one of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) major research centers, is pleased to announce opportunities for college and university graduate and undergraduate students to participate in the Laboratory’s ongoing programs.
The Deployed Safety Services Team (DSS) provides day-to-day ESH related support and services to the research and development organizations across Argonne and helps provide a standardization of safety practices across the laboratory.

Click HERE for more information

 11/11/20

The Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship (DURI) program is designed to involve Purdue undergraduates in the interdisciplinary research environment of Discovery Park. 

This is an ongoing program.  Click HERE for more information.

11/2020

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has a position open for a Health Physicist

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has an opening for a Health Physicist to join their Environment, Waste, and Radiation Protection (EWRP) Department in the Environment, Health, & Safety Division (EHS). In this role, you will provide technical health physics support to scientists, engineers and operations personnel using radioactive materials and radiation generating devices at the Lab. Additionally, this role will provide continuous improvement and maintenance of radiation protection technical programs to ensure Berkeley Lab’s radiation protection programs meet all regulatory requirements and are effectively implemented.

Please take a look at this link if you are interested.

11/13/20

The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) Program is now accepting applications for the 2021 Summer Term: Applications are due January 12, 2021.

SULI encourages undergraduate students and recent graduates to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research experiences at the Department ofEnergy (DOE) laboratories. Selected students participate as interns appointed at one of 17 participating DOE laboratories/facilities. They perform research, under the guidance of laboratory staff scientists or engineers, on projects supporting the DOE mission.  The SULI program is sponsored and managed by the DOE Office of Science’s, Office of Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists (WDTS) in collaboration with the DOE laboratories/facilities.

Frequently asked questions            How to apply

11/13/20

 Radiological Control Technician - Senior, APTIM, San Francisco, CA 

APTIM is seeking experienced Radiological Control Technicians (senior level) to support project field activities in San Francisco, CA. We are seeking experienced Radiological Control Technicians (RCTs) who can effectively embrace the technical and operational challenges of high profile and critically important field level project support activities. An individual that can execute radiation health & safety surveys, controls and processes the highest technical and data integrity standards as set forth by APTIM, and project stakeholders.

For more information/apply, click HERE

11/13/20

Certified Health Physicist - Environmental, AECOM, Greenville, SC 29602

For more information on this listing, please click HERE

11/13/20

Health Physicist, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Administers the health physics activities of Radiation Safety and supports the safe medical and research use of radioactive material and ionizing radiation at Cleveland Clinic Health System facilities. Provides health physics support to the Radiation Safety Officer and Assistant Radiation Safety Officer.

Click HERE for more information and to apply

11/13/20

Gamma Scanner Source Handling Specialist, Westinghouse Electric Company, Columbia, SC

Contract is 4 months.  Click HERE for more information and to apply 

11/13/20 

Environmental Scientist & Specialist - Advanced, State of New Mexico:  The enforcement tracking for all Radiation Protection Program (RPP) inspectors who cover the state and conduct inspections, incident and allegation investigations, responding to medical events as they occur, and tracking transactions involving nationally tracked sources of radiation are just a portion of the duties the Enviro Sci & Spec-A will complete in the position.

For more information and to apply, click HERE

11/13/20

Diagnostic Physicist/Medical health Physicist - Please see below for an open position for a diagnostic physicist / Medical Health Physicist in the Miami region.The position is intended for a board certified medical physicist. But if you have a Master degree in Medical or Health Physics and are willing to learn, we will also consider it. 

Click HERE for more information

This is a great position with limited travelling. And with the COVID, south Florida couldn't be a better fit. If you do apply, feel free to mention my name (Lei Ding) so I can get the referral fee. I will really appreciate it. 

11/11/20

Columbia University is recruiting two Associate Health Physicists for the Radiation Safety Programs:

  • One position in the Research Radiation Safety Program, serving the five research campuses of the University in and around New York City: Click Here
  • One position in the Clinical Radiation Safety Program, serving the affiliated campuses of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and the ColumbiaDoctors Faculty Practices: Click Here 

See links above for complete job descriptions and application.  Contact Dr. Peter F. Caracappa, Chief Radiation Safety Officer, at pc2837@cumc.columbia.edu with any questions.

11/11/20

Idaho National Lab (ongoing) - Internship opportunities are available for undergrad and graduate students. The majority of INL internships are in STEM fields such as nuclear engineering, mechanical engineering, renewable energy, chemistry, physics, computer science and cyber security. However, INL also offers internships in fields such as accounting, business, finance, marketing, communications, education, English, public health, fire protection, welding, logistics and many others. 

INL interns are paid a nationally competitive wage based on number of credits completed and degree program. Many of our internships also offer travel reimbursements and a generous housing stipend. The timing and length of internships are based on the need of the mentor and the availability of  the student.  

To see all available opportunities visit their website https://inlcareers.inl.gov/ or contact internships@inl.gov with any questions you may have.  

11/2020




 

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