AECOM School to Work Radiological Control Inspector LSE in Aiken, South Carolina

Business Line Government

Position Title School to Work Radiological Control Inspector LSE

United States of America - South Carolina


Job Summary

Provide support to Savannah River Remediation (SRR) as a

Student Summer Intern Limited Service Employee (LSE) on the Savannah River Site (SRS), a US Department of Energy (DOE) facility in western South Carolina.

This assignment is for the

Radiological Protection Department. The intern will support administrative functions in Radiological Protection Department offices as well as being trained as Advanced Radiological Workers. In this role, they will be able to assist with minor routine surveys within the facility while gaining knowledge about inspectors’ duties.


  • Works from site policies, procedures, textbooks, and training curriculum. Works under the direction instructors while in the classroom (including mockup training) and from higher level RPIs, supervisors and technical leads while in the field.

  • Conducts contamination and radiation surveys in Controlled Areas, Radiological Buffer Areas, Airborne Radioactivity Areas, and non-controlled areas using standard survey techniques with portable contamination and radiation monitoring equipment. Conducts independent job coverage in Radiological Buffer Areas and Radioactive Material Areas.

  • Note: Although Contamination Area, High Contamination Area, Airborne Radioactivity Area, and Radiation Area surveys are part of this job description. These are not considered essential functions and must be performed with defined oversight from more experienced RPIs supervisors and/or technical leads.

Additional Information:

  • Relocation benefits are not available for this position.

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass the RPI entry test(s).

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • Must be working toward one of the following at Aiken Technical College:

  • An Associate’s Degree or higher in Health Physics or Nuclear Technology with Radiological protection option; OR

  • A certificate that is equivalent to an Associate’s Degree as described above.

  • Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Be able to successfully complete an initial and ongoing training and qualification program from assigned tasks, including Government Employee Training and on-the-job training.

  • Complete radiological protection training and receive a score of 80 or better on the classroom exam(s).

What We Offer

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Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Country United States of America

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 178644BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.