Job Information Job Title: Packaging & Transportation Shipper
Grade: 160 / 180Org: Packaging & Transportation
Work Location: SMC and Town (4x10s schedule) Mission/Vision Statement Empowering the Nation's Energy Future Mission: Discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure. Vision: INL will change the world's energy future and secure our critical infrastructure.Responsibilities Idaho National Laboratory is seeking a Packaging and Transportation Shipper. In this role you will direct packaging and shipping activities of Hazardous Material through the use of technical knowledge, training, and expertise for the Idaho National Laboratory. You will have overall responsibility to ensure the implementation of DOT, NRC, DOE and EPA regulations while shipping hazardous, radioactive, and waste material to and from INL facilities in a safe and efficient manner.
Duties in this role will include, but are not limited to:
- Coordinating all Specific Manufacturing Capability shipments and serve as the liaison between Idaho National Laboratory and the Office of Secure Transportation for all transportation related functions.
- Preparing and classifying all necessary documents to accompany shipments of hazardous, radioactive, and waste materials.
- Reviewing shipments of hazardous materials to ensure compliance with all pertinent DOT packaging and transportation regulations.
- Coordinating multiple shipments between INL projects, on-site and off-site locations.
- Conferring with INL staff, vendors, and customers to coordinate shipping activities that satisfy INL obligations.
- Serving as the primary shipper for classified and sensitive shipments for INL programs.
- Interpreting rules and regulations to meet DOT, NRC, DOE, EPA and state requirements to ensure compliance with safety and quality standards for the packaging transportation of hazardous materials (including radioactive and waste material).
- Preparing shipping documents to accompany shipments of hazardous, radioactive, and waste materials. Bachelor's degree plus 0-2 years relevant experience, or Advanced degree plus 1-2 years relevant experience required. Must have a valid driver's license. Must have greater than 2 years hazardous materials shipping experience. Must have greater than 2 years' experience/background in Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, or International Civil Aviation Organization regulations. This position requires a DOE "Q" clearance which requires U.S. Citizenship. Must be able to obtain and maintain an active DOE "Q" clearance. Must be able to attain and maintain a DOE/IATA/ICAO Shipper's Certification. Must have a strong background (4 or more years) in customer service. Selective Service Requirements To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). This includes U.S. born and naturalized citizens, parolees, undocumented immigrants, legal permanent residents, asylum seekers, refugees, and all males with visas of any kind which expired more than 30 days ago. The few individuals who are exempt from this requirement are those on current non-immigrant visas. For more information see www.sss.gov.Employee Job Functions Employee Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job position which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant's ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.
Motor Abilities: Fine motor control (hands), lifting ability up to 50 lbs max., minimal exertion, repetitive intermittent work.
Special Senses: Visually demanding work, near vision, basic color discrimination, audio alarms.Work Conditions: Heights, stairs, heat stress, cold stress, UV (sun) exposure, hazardous chemical/waste, radiation work, ladders >6 feet, protective clothing, motor vehicle use, typing/keyboard, >8 hrs./day, overtime/irregular hours, working alone. Certifications: Testing Designated Position (TDP)Please Apply Before: December 7, 2018 (11:59 p.m., MST) Environmental, Safety and Health Statement Must be familiar with, and comply with all relevant health and safety requirements. Must be knowledgeable of emergency action policies and procedures, methods for reporting/resolving work practices or conditions to available cognizant professionals.Other Information When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.INL Overview INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 4,300 scientists, researchers and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and develop technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security and environmental missions.
The Idaho Falls Area Idaho Falls is conveniently situated near many national treasures such as Yellowstone National Park, Teton National Park, Jackson, WY, etc. For more information about the area, please visit www.visitidahofalls.com and www.visitidaho.org.Equal Employment Opportunity Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.