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Job Title:  Safety and Environmental Assessment Engineer

Posting Date:  23-May-2023
Requisition ID:  1019
Company:  ENEC

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, AE

Employment Type:  Regular Employee
Seasonality Classification:  Org Chart

Job Purpose

Support the development of the radioactive waste disposal facilities safety and environmental assessments, in accordance with regulatory requirements and industry best practices.

Key Activities, Responsibility & Accountability

tive compliance, delivery of high-quality services and a responsible environmental attitude.

• Follow all relevant Security policies, processes, procedures, and instructions to ensure security compliance in all aspects of work, by applying them on self, others, and corporate assets.

• Ensure the compliance with Business Continuity and Resilience requirements for adherence to policies, procedures and instructions related to the effective planning for, and response to, incidents and/or business disruptions in order to continue critical business processes and activities with minimal adverse impact.



People Management

Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

• Manage the effective achievement of the Organization’s objectives by setting individual targets, developing, and motivating staff, and providing formal and informal constructive feedback and appraisal – in order to maximize subordinate and Section’s performance.

• Contribute to the development of UAE National employees in a manner which supports the objectives of the corporation and its Emiratization strategy.

• Contribute to knowledge dissemination/sharing in a way that assists with building internal capabilities of UAE Nationals where applicable and maximize their effective performance.


Responsibilities & Accountabilities (contd.)

Activity: Management and Development of Radioactive Waste Disposal Facilities Safety Case and Assessments Responsibility:  

• Support development of radioactive waste disposal design and safety case and assessments during site investigation, characterization and confirmation, with the objective of acquiring of more accurate and specific data, and managing the residual uncertainties.

• Support development, management and updating waste acceptance criteria and identification of disposal requirements.


Activity: Management and Development of Radioactive Waste Disposal Facilities Environmental Impact Assessments


• Support development of Environmental Impact Assessments during site investigation, characterization and confirmation with the objective of acquiring of more accurate and specific data, and managing the residual uncertainties and to evaluate the impact of proposed disposal facility on public health, ecosystem and on the environment.


Activity: Radioactive Waste Disposal Solutions


• Develop and manage disposal requirements for pre-disposal management of radioactive waste to ensure alignment between the Radioactive Waste Pre-disposal Management Program (Nawah) with the Radioactive Waste Disposal Program.

• Support development of disposal facility design and siting of necessary disposal facilities to timely identify potential sites to host radioactive waste disposal facilities.

• Support development of Radioactive Waste Management R&D Program to support effective management and disposal of radioactive waste and spent fuel in the UAE.


Activity: Safety and Environmental Assessments Licensing and Regulatory Requirements


• Support the development of license applications including safety and environmental assessments for the siting and construction of radioactive waste disposal facilities in accordance with regulatory requirements and best practice.

• Ensure compliance with all national legislation, regulations and requirements associated with the siting and disposal of radioactive waste.

• Support the development of responses to relevant requests from FANR and EAD related to the licensing process as well as other relevant requirements from national regulatory bodies.

• Interact, in conjunction with Licensing, FANR and Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) regarding development of radioactive waste disposal program related to the UAE waste classification development, radioactive waste disposal facility design, safety case development, waste acceptance criteria development and any other items associated with radioactive waste management and disposal.



Health and Safety, Security and Business Continuity

Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

• Ensure compliance to all relevant health, safety and environmental management policies, procedures, and controls across the Section by the delivery of the Health and Safety Management Program to guarantee employee safety, legisla

Professional Certifications

CertificateMin: None

CertificateMax: None


QualificationMin: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

QualificationMax: -


ExperienceMin: Minimum 2 years relevant experience in the relevant role

ExperienceMax: Minimum 2 years relevant experience in the relevant role