This position assists in the development and implementation of all areas of MSU’s radiation safety program and operations, including administration of MSU's NRC license, and all aspects of radiation use, storage, transport and disposal:
Conducts surveys and inspections of research laboratories to ensure compliance with State and Federal rules, regulations, and guidelines.
Conducts and administers monitoring programs and performs tests and calibrations of radiation detection equipment to maintain compliance with regulations.
Orders, receives, and transports radioactive materials for EHS and MSU laboratories.
Assesses radiation emergencies and coordinates the clean-up and subsequent prevention and enforcement activities.
Develops, maintains and audits quality assurance and license documentation related to MSU radiation safety programs.
Maintains Federal and State licensure for on and off-campus radiation use.
Work with other safety groups to achieve a comprehensive and compliant safety program.
Recommend to management new methods and equipment for use in radiation work and remedial measures for problems.
Provide training programs for radiation workers and other staff.
Attend training programs or scientific conferences, seminars, etc., to remain updated with new technologies, policies and standards.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in a science field; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in the handling of radioactive materials, radiation detection equipment, and university radiation safety program functions or an equivalent combination of education and experience; may require eligibility for a MSU radiation user certification.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Required Application Materials
Names and contact information for three professional references
The university is requiring all MSU students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19 with limited exceptions. Learn more at: https://msu.edu/together-we-will/
Description of End Date
This is an off-dated position funded for one year from date of hire with possible extension contingent upon funding renewal.
Summary of Physical Demands
Occasional lifting of 1 hr/day of 70lbs. Floor to waist and up to 2hrs/day carrying 20lbs 100ft or upstairs.
Summary of Health Risks
Exposure to Ionizing Radiation
Bidding eligibility ends August 9, 2022 at 11:55 P.M.
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