EH&S Technician

Requisition Number:  4758
Company:  WECTEC Staffing Svcs LLC
Location: 

Hopkins, SC, US, 29061

WECTEC Staffing Services

A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Company LLC

WECTEC Staffing Services provides customer-focused solutions with offerings ranging from high-volume and low-cost to specialized niche solutions, never compromising on delivering best-in-class customer service to both our clients and our professionals each day.

 EHS Technician

Contract to hire - based on performance and attendance. 

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At WECTEC Staffing Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.

 

If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an exciting opportunity for an EHS Technician at our Columbia.

 

Your Day-to-Day:
•    Distribute, collect, prepare, and analyze air samples.
•    Operate, maintain, and calibrate radiological sample counting equipment.
•    Process and analyze effluent/environmental samples and uranyl nitrate samples.
•    Perform respirator fit tests.
•    Provide radiological airborne, contamination and airborne chemical monitoring for routine and no-routine activities and events in the contamination-controlled area (CCA).
•    Evaluate and complete work order requests including survey of potentially contaminated parts/equipment for transfer or release from the facility.
•    Survey of incoming and outgoing shipments of radioactive materials.
•    Leak testing of high efficiency filtration systems.
•    Provide support for non-routine requests from internal and external customers.
•    Provide guidance to radiological workers to minimize personnel contamination and exposure to radioactive materials.
•    Provide support for major radiation safety programs such as bioassay, dosimetry, instrumentation, transportation, ventilation, contamination control, environmental monitoring and radiation work permits, ensuring they are properly managed, documented and maintained in accordance with regulatory requirements.
•    Obtain training for proper response to emergency events and participate in response to events when needed.

Who You Are:
 
As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team:
•    High school graduate or the equivalent with technical or college courses in engineering, math, physics and chemistry or the equivalent.
•    Must be able to understand and perform job functions under the direction of written procedures.
•    Must exercise considerable judgment and initiative in identifying and correcting potential radiological contamination, airborne and non-compliance situations.
•    Must be able to process data and operate instrumentation using basic computer programs.
•    Must have good verbal and written communication skills.
•    Must have ability to meet and maintain qualifications required for use of a respirator and self-contained breathing apparatus.
•    Demonstrate basic familiarity with Microsoft productivity applications.
•    Our Safety Pledge to You:
If you are as committed to your success as we are committed to your safety, then this is the position for you! For us, our guiding principle has always been and will continue to be the safety of our people. It’s that simple!
Why WECTEC Staffing Services?
Through the ever changing and rapidly evolving contract labor market we continue to employ experienced, highly motivated, and qualified employees with proven track records to meet our clients’ needs. We have expanded our scope of services outside of the nuclear industry to include international contracts in more than five countries. Our dedicated employees range in experience from highly specialized technical niche positions to corporate function positions and we want YOU to be a part of our impressive talent network!
Additionally, WECTEC Staffing Services offers competitive pay as well as benefits to qualifying
positions. To learn more about us visit www.wectecstaffing.com     EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability
 

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Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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