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Radiation Safety Specialist - req# 9157
at University of New Mexico
Radiation Safety Specialist
|Working Title||Radiation Safety Specialist|
The University of New Mexico Radiation Safety Office is seeking a results-driven professional to join our team as a Radiation Safety Specialist.
The Radiation Safety team members and management work with the Radiation Control Committee (RCC) and supports radiation use on the UNM campus and various locations in New Mexico. The Radiation Safety Office maintains four radioactive materials licenses including a broad scope license, a reactor license, a commercial radiopharmacy license and a cardiac clinic license. The UNM Radiation Safety Program includes the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center (HSC) which is the largest academic health complex in the state.
The Radiation Safety team is responsible for ensuring the safety of individuals using ionizing
radiation at the UNM campus and in other locations where these items may be used by University
faculty and staff. Our objective is the protection of people and the environment from unnecessary
exposure to radiation. We accomplish this by providing a radiation protection program to the
University community which is in compliance with both Federal and State radiation protection
The successful individual selected for this position will be responsible to:
|Conditions of Employment|
Bachelor's degree; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
|Campus||Health Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM|
|Department||HSC Radiation Safety (189D)|
|Staff Type||Regular - Full-Time|
|Term End Date|
|Pay||$3434.31 to $5151.47(MONTHLY)|
|Benefits Eligible||This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.|
|ERB Statement||Temporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.|
|Background Check Required||No|
|For Best Consideration Date||6/10/2019|
|Application Instructions||Cover letter, Resume and 3 supervisor references - All 3 must be attached to be considered for position.|
Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.
The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.