AECOM Visual Examination Operator Expert in Lenoir City, Tennessee

United States of America - Tennessee, Lenoir City

Job Summary

Nuclear Waste Partnership, an LLC of AECOM, is seeking an experienced

Visual Examination Operator/Expert in Lenoir City, Tennessee .

The successful candidate will qualify as a Visual Examination Operator (VEO) and perform Visual Examination of TRU waste in support of the National TRU Program effort to remove waste from Oak Ridge National Laboratory to WIPP. Perform independent technical review of work done by other qualified VEO’s. Progress towards appointment of VE Lead Operator and Visual Examination Operator. Assist Project Managers and Site Project Managers in resolving Nonconformance Reports and Corrective Action Reports as applicable to VE Characterization. Assume responsibility for operation and maintenance of equipment and systems under direction of manager. Provide and maintain applicable operating procedures and initiate corrective action plans for plant equipment and systems problems. Provide operational support to other groups and report to management any issues or concerns related to integration of facility activities. Ability to perform in a dynamic work environment. Ability to support initial and recertification audit activities for Central Characterization Program at generator sites.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or

  • Associate’s Degree with four (4) years of experience, or

  • High School Diploma or GED with eight (8) years of related experience.

  • Practical experience in performing VE in hot cell and/or glove box environments is required.

  • Basic computer skills are required.

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with waste characterization processes, data review and validation.

  • Experience working under a DOE Conduct of Operations Program and a DOE Quality Assurance Program is desired.

  • Understanding of DOE configuration management requirements is preferred.

  • Practical knowledge of the requirements to perform radiological waste work within a Documented Safety Analysis envelope.

  • Previous WIPP experience is preferred.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 208647BR

Clearance Required No

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.