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Senior Radioactive Waste Management Specialist

Date: Mar 10, 2023

Location: Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, AE

Company: Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation

Job Purpose

Guide the implementation of radioactive waste management process for solid radioactive waste and clearance level waste and administer the Solid Radwaste System (SRS) as per the regulatory requirements for predisposal management of radioactive waste.

Radioactive Waste Management
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
•Execute radioactive waste and clearance level waste management process to ensure proper handling and disposal of radioactive waste in compliance with regulatory requirements.
•Execute radioactive waste minimization plan to minimize radioactive waste generation and associated costs.
•Operate scaling factor program of radioactive waste to evaluate radioactive inventory of waste.
•Implement and administer Solid Radwaste System (SRS) to ensure solidified radwaste complies with the disposal criteria.
•Execute on-site radioactive waste transport and storage process to ensure regulatory compliance.
•Carry out the inventory management activities of radioactive waste treatment equipment and expendables to enable efficient waste management operations.
•Support operation of Radioactive Waste Management Committee to facilitate efficient and effective committee operation.
•Conduct Radioactive Material Packaging/Control to ensure safe operations at the plant:
­ Handle, ship, manage, and dispose radwaste.
­ Maintain radwaste treatment equipment and expendables.

Staff Training and Qualification
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
•Follow identified training needs to develop and enhance necessary technical knowledge and skills.
•Provide training feedback on program effectiveness with evaluation of operator performance to enable improvement in training programs.
•Endorse strong As Low As Reasonably Achievable (ALARA) principles and support waste minimization and plant objectives.

The incumbent is expected to perform standard activities as per attachments 4 & 5 in the Job Description procedure (relating to Health, Safety and Environment, Security and Business Continuity, People Management, Excellence and Quality Management




•Bachelor of Science Degree.
•5 years of relevant experience.

Or equivalent as stated in the Job Description Procedure (HR-PRC-0004).

•5 years of relevant experience, out of which:
­ 1 year of Nuclear Power Plant experience.
­ 3 months of BNPP site experience.
•APR-1400 or OPR-1000 experience in radiation safety area.