TREAT Experiment Safety Engineer
Job Information Job Title: TREAT Experiment Safety Engineer Grade: 220/230Org: Experiment Safety Engineering
Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (MFC, 4x10 schedule)
**This is a multi-level posting**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 The Materials and Fuels Complex (MFC) is seeking candidates for an Experiment Safety Engineer.
Provide evaluations and reviews to ensure that Experiments are within the allowable bounds of the TREAT Technical Specifications (TS) and Safety Analysis Report (SAR). Perform requests, development, and review of documentation as need to support execution of experiments in TREAT IAW approved procedures. Coordinate with, and provide assistance to, NS&T staff by reviewing designs and analyses and developing operating documentation and procedures. Function in the role of Experiment Coordinator by interfacing with TREAT Operations to receive experiments, conduct steady state operations, conduct transient operations, and transfer experiments for examination. The Experiment Coordinator will also interface with MFC and other fabrication and examination facilities to prepare experiments for testing operations and post irradiation examination. Provide advanced reactor engineering support to develop and apply advanced concepts and techniques in performing reactor core physics analysis using Monte Carlo N-Particle (MCNP), SCALE, or equivalent software. Coordinate with, and provide assistance to, TREAT Operations and Maintenance to troubleshoot, repair, and modify experiment equipment as well as support systems to optimize experiment performance and reliability.
Level 3: Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of related experience or Master's Degree and 3 years of related experience or PhD and 2 years of related experience
Level 4: Bachelor's Degree and 8 years of related experience or Master's Degree and 6 years of related experience or PhD and 4 years of related experience
Preferred degree disciplines: Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Electrical Engineering
Must be a US Citizen and be able to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) "L" security clearance
Selective Service Requirements To be eligible for employment at INL males between ages 18 and 25 must register (or 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: lifting ability - 25 lbs max, exertion-moderate, repetitive work-intermittentSpecial Senses: visually demanding work, near vision, far vision, depth perception, basic color discrimination, speech discrimination, audio alarmsWork Conditions: stairs, radiation work, ladders> 6 ft, machine/electrical hazards, protective clothing, typing/keyboard, >8 hrs/dayCertification Exams: testing designated position Please Apply Before: December 12, 2018 (Midnight, MST)
Environmental, Safety and Health StatementMust 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 InformationWhen 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 OverviewINL 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 over 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.
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