Health Physics Surveyor

Health Physics Surveyor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    MEP Trades

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  • Salary:

    £25.23 per hour

  • Contact:

    Pip Carlton

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8970

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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We are currently looking for x4 Health Physics Surveyors for an immediate start based in Aldermaston, Reading.

£19.52 PAYE

SC Clearance is required for this role - if you do not hold this clearance currently you must be willing to obtain this clearance once started

City & Guilds stage 1 Radiological Protection or NVQ equivalent

Our client requires an experienced Health Physics surveyor to work on a decommissioning project.

The successful candidate will be required to use/wear RPE, (Respirators and PBAS (Pressurised Breathing Air Suits) following the appropriate training.

Role and Responsibilities
The Health Physics Surveyor will:

1) Perform Health Physics Surveys (radiation and contamination) and complete Health Physics Survey Reports.

2) Use/wear RPE, (Respirators and PBAS (Pressurised Breathing Air Suits) following the appropriate training.

3) Undertake decontamination monitoring of PBAS workers.

4) Maintain a register of sources and record daily checks and defects

5) Make daily use of air sampling equipment.

6) Undertake function checking of Health Physics survey equipment and report any defects noted to Health Physics Supervisor.

7) Provide Health Physics coverage of operations as directed by Health Physics Supervisors.

8) Undertake Health Physics reassurance survey and clearance of items removed from and between controlled areas.

9) Maintain stocks of Respiratory Protective Equipment/Personal Protection Equipment.

10) Maintain local rules applicable to controlled areas, dresser and barrier duties, including the organisation with laundering of clothing.

11) Undertake instruction to trainee surveyors maintaining best practice.

12) Undertake radiological coaching of staff with whom they work.

13) Ensure that a Daily Log is completed.

14) Participate in Pre-job briefs and post job reviews.

If you are interested in this position please give me a call on 0151 666 8970, or upload your updated CV to this job posting and i will be in touch shortly.

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