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RADCON Manager

  • Job reference: AE-000257
  • Sector: Energy, Nuclear
  • Location: Oak Ridge
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.


SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.


Atkins Nuclear Solutions US is currently seeking a RADCON Manager to join the nuclear team in Oak Ridge, TN.

Job Description


Stops work without fear of reprisal for unsafe conditions potentially affecting personnel safety or environmental risk.


Participates in the hiring process that ensures positions are staffed with personnel who possess the appropriate education and experience and who can be successful in meeting training and qualification requirements that ensure personnel are appropriately indoctrinated and trained to the necessary competence level for performing their duties.


Manages the activities, professional development and performance of personnel performing work within their respective department.


Assesses Radiation Protection Program for compliance with 10 CFR 835. Participates in work planning to ensure compliance with Radiation Protection Program.


Ensures safe and proper supervision, monitoring, operation, and maintenance of assigned systems and areas.


Supports design through development and implementation of As Low As Reasonably Achievable (ALARA) process.


Establishes and maintains Personal Exposure Records and tracks dose to employees and members of the public to ensure that administrative and legal limits are not exceeded. Ensures that non-conformance, occurrence, and dose reports are generated and dispositioned as required.


Functions as primary interpretative authority on matters related to the RADCON program.


Maintains awareness of radiological operations within the Project and participates in critiques/investigations involving radiological issues as requested.


Supports field activities related to RADCON and provides resources to conduct Radiological Worker training.


Generates RWPs, recommends and approves dosimetry and bioassay requirements for work.


Maintains the source control program and develops the Dosimetry Program and Instrumentation Program.


Supports the execution of Integrated Safety Management System (ISMS) guiding principles and core functions and the Isotek Safety Culture.


Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Supervisory experience required.

Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Strong communication, verbal and written skills

Education / Experience / Certifications

Baccalaureate in engineering or related science; Masters preferred

Minimum 10 years’ DOE experience

Minimum 10 years’ nuclear experience

Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Radiological Control Manager

Due to current law, and in conjunction with the advertised position’s scope of work, candidates that are Non-US citizens are required to be submitted for further approval to the NNSA before being considered for hiring purposes. In addition, any candidates with dual citizenship in the US and another country must undergo further review for approval by the NNSA. Proof of citizenship will be requested upon receipt of application/resume.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Atkins is a drug free workplace.

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