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Waste Management Database Administrator

  • Job reference: AE-000313
  • 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 Waste Management Database Administrator to join the nuclear team in Oak Ridge, TN.

Job Description

Responsible for the management of the eMWaste software and the input of container information and waste characterization data.

Assists in the development of Waste Operations-related programmatic technical/administrative plans, policies and/or procedures.  

Responsible for setting up UW accumulation areas, labeling/dating UW containers, performing routine inspections, tracking containers and start dates, and preparing Statements of Work/purchase requisitions to coordinate shipments to the recycling vendors.

Assists the Waste Management Specialist and Transportation Specialist during waste characterization activities and sample shipping.

Responsible for maintenance and storage of waste container records, characterization information, and shipping documents.

Responsible for maintaining and renewal of licenses, permits, subscriptions, and certifications to ensure shipping compliance.

Assists Transportation Specialist in the preparation and planning for the transportation of hazardous material.

Responsible for coordinating with UT-Battelle (UT-B) for the removal of property for reuse (salvage items)

Serves as Waste Operations Record Custodian maintaining record copy materials in the Waste Operations Satellite Records department and as the Chemical Management Area (CMA) Custodian.

Performs routine inspections of hazardous materials storage areas, as required.

Required Skills and Education


Baccalaureate in engineering or related science.


Minimum of 2 years job related experience, of which 1 year is nuclear.


Experience in performing chemical area inventories and maintaining an approved chemical inventory roster preferred.


Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office.


Strong communication, verbal and written skills.


Excellent organization skills.


Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter.


US citizenship required for Atkins Global Isotek Systems project positions.


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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