AECOM Radiological Control Technician - Trainee in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147830BR

Position Title Radiological Control Technician - Trainee

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - New Mexico

City Carlsbad

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Government

AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Radiological Control Technician in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

The successful candidate will enter a rigorous training program designed to qualify the candidate as a Radiological Control Technician. Learn all aspects of measuring and controlling exposure to radioactive contamination and radiation. Qualify on monitoring equipment and surveys. Learn to interpret survey results and post area appropriately and take actions as necessary. Qualify to support the waste handling processes both surface and underground at WIPP. Learn how to respond to a contamination event. Use of respirators is required.

Minimum Requirements

  • A High School Diploma or GED is required.

  • Successful completion of a competency test in mathematics (algebra) and physical sciences (chemistry and physics).

  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical.

  • Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds in order to complete radiological surveys.

  • Will be required to complete and maintain training and qualifications for respirator use.

  • One year nuclear operations experience is required.

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience as a DOE qualified Radiological Control Technician or demonstrated equivalent is desired.

  • Previous WIPP experience preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.