Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking a Radiological Technician. Working under limited supervision to provide radiological assessments, conduct radiation surveys and provide work direction to other technician staff. Interpret radiological data and perform oversight and project monitoring for radiation hazards. Will travel to field sites in the US and internationally.
Key Responsibilities •Conduct tests and investigations in the field to obtain radiological data •Perform field tests according to prescribed procedures, processes, and standards •Collect air, water or soil samples, prepare samples for testing, record data, and prepare summary reports •Use specialized equipment and apparatus to prepare analyses, reports, and / or technical drawings •Maintain results logs and effectively communicate methods and observation made in the field •Enter data and use analytical and design software applications •Set up, maintain, and calibrate equipment •Will require some lifting and carrying •Field assignments will require travel and / or work to be performed in the US and internationally to mobilize, install, operate and maintain radiological equipment under a variety of environmental and climatic conditions for extended periods of time •Will travel to project sites in the US and internationally, approximately 50% overnight travel
Skills / Qualifications •Minimum of 5 years of directly relevant and increasingly advancing experience •High School Diploma or equivalent, AS or BS degree preferred •ANSI 13.2 qualifications, or equivalent, as a Senior Health Physics Technician •NRRPT preferred •Computer proficiency to include MS Word and database skills •Knowledge of GPS operations preferred •Good oral and written communication skills and ability to work alone and with a team •Understanding of applicable scientific methods and technical methodologies •Ability to use radiological equipment in an effective and safe manner •Ability to understand procedural manuals and execute work orders •Ability to write and prepare reports and documentation •Attention to detail •Ability to work independently •Ability to follow directions •Flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required •Ability and willingness to travel to project sites in the US and internationally, approximately 50% overnight travel •Mechanical and electrical maintenance capabilities preferred •Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds •HAZWOPER Training preferred •Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving policy
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.