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Health Physics And Compliance Lead - Ilp, Coventry

Last update 2024-06-21
Expires 2024-06-20
ID #2184475809
Health Physics And Compliance Lead - Ilp, Coventry
United Kingdom, West Midlands, Coventry,
Modified June 7, 2024


We are looking for a Health Physics & Compliance Lead to join our Environmental Health & Safety Team based in Coventry.
This is an exciting opportunity in the leadership team of a project to establish and operate a significant new research and development cell for an MTC customer.
The role is to develop and implement a robust radiation protection and low level radioactive waste management system for the cell. This will cover operational risk and dose minimisation, engineering controls, design features, safety features, warning devices and waste processing / disposal, and form a crucial part of the cell and operational process design.
Duties and Responsibilities
Main duties will include:
Contribute to the design and creation of a new cell, developing the H&S strategy and policies to shape the safe operation, maintenance and disposal of the cell over its lifetime.
Assess potential radiation risks in the workplace and advise on the design features of plant and engineering controls, and of shielding, equipment, and waste disposal activities
Make recommendations on methods and equipment for radiation protection during work with plant processes and equipment
Advise on the selecting, purchasing, and maintaining radiation protection and detection equipment
Contribute to the level of risk assessment, analysis, documentation and the actions necessary to comply with the safety requirements and criteria as required by the regulator authorities
Be the radiation protection lead for radiation risk assessments, plant hazard identification studies and the generation of Safety Cases
Define management systems and procedures for operational radiation protection
Formulate assessments for the designation of controlled and supervised areas
Establish criteria for radiological surveys and airborne monitoring
Liaise with the current approved dosimetry provider and set up a system for internal and external dosimetry and personal radiation records
For more information regarding the duties and responsibilities of the role, please view the job description attached.
Person Specification
We are looking for a candidate who is/has:
Chartered Membership of Society for Radiological Protection.
Current Radiation Protection Adviser status approved by a relevant awarding body.
Scientific or Engineering Degree or related discipline equivalent or the ability to demonstrate performance and experience at an equivalent professional level.
Knowledge and/or experience relevant to operational radiation protection, managing radiological material and waste; assessing radiological / conventional health, safety and environmental risks and identifying effective controls
The ability to assimilate, analyse and provide judgements on new and complex technical issues, clearly and concisely
Knowledge and/or experience of the generation of nuclear plant Safety Cases
Strong communication, decision making and influencing skills to audiences ranging from senior managers, project delivery teams and operational staff.
UK National, holding or capable of achieving further security clearance.


Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Health physics and compliance lead - ilp

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