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Radiological Controls Tech (Entry Level)

Date: Apr 6, 2019

Location: Idaho Falls, ID, US

Company: BWX Technologies

Headquartered in Lynchburg, VA., BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) is a leading supplier of nuclear components and fuel to the U.S. government; provides technical, management and site services to support governments in the operation of complex facilities and environmental remediation activities; and supplies precision manufactured components and services for the commercial nuclear power industry. BWXT has more than 5,200 employees and significant operations in Lynchburg, VA.; Erwin, TN.; Mount Vernon, IN.; Euclid, OH; Barberton, OH; and Cambridge, Ontario, as well as more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy sites around the country. Follow us on Twitter @BWXTech and learn more at



BWSR is the Decontamination, Decommissioning, and Demolition (D&D) sub-contractor the Naval Research Facility in Idaho Falls, ID, and performs the remediation of legacy nuclear and environmental materials on site. The main project areas at the site include remediation of historical research facilities, demolition of buildings, and characterization of site-infrastructure to support on-going maintenance and construction.


Radiological Controls Tech - BWXT NSG  -  Idaho Falls


Provide radiological oversight of on-going removal and disposal of radioactively contaminated materials and equipment to strict radiological controls procedures and standards.


Specific duties include but are not limited to:


  • Provides radiological oversight and leadership for all crew personnel to ensure the highest radiological standards are kept.
  • Completes radiological monitoring documentation.
  • Interprets radiological controls requirements, participates in task scoping, and provides technical review of work documents.
  • Interface with operations personnel concerning radiological issues.


Job Qualifications / Requirements


  •  Must have high school education or equivalent; two year college degree in math or science is preferred.
  •  Prior Naval Reactors program experience preferred.
  • Strong math skills required.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Security Clearance (U.S. citizenship required; no dual citizenship).
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain radiological qualifications.
  • Must be medically qualified to wear a respirator.
  • Special Note: Successful candidate may be required to temporarily relocated to another geographic location to attend training.



Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. Position requires U.S. Citizenship (with no dual citizenship) and ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance which involves an extensive criminal and financial background investigation and previous employment reference verifications.


BWXT supports diversity and is committed to the concept of Equal Employment Opportunity. We have established procedures to ensure that all personnel actions such as recruitment, compensation, career development, benefits, company-sponsored training and social recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Idaho
Nearest Secondary Market: Idaho Falls

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