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Radiological Safety Assessor

  • Location: Cumbria
  • Salary: £65 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Power, Nuclear and Utilities
  • Contact: Lorraine Ryan
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01946 67494
  • Duration: 6m initially
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 25 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 206582LR

We have an excellent opportunity for a RADIOLOGICAL SAFETY ASSESSOR based on the Westlakes Science Park in Cumbria.

The role can be worked on a hybrid basis, between home and office.  The roles are inside IR35


We are looking for an experienced Radiological Safety Assessor to support the completion of the Analytical Services safety assessments (AS Rationalisation).?

Scope will include but is not limited to:

Review of existing rationalised assessments for accuracy, implementability and consistency.

Identification of gaps / errors in HMS approach and their correction.

Linkage of hazard types to plant areas and Tabular assessments.

Safety assessment of the current, incomplete faults.

Safety assessment advice and support to ongoing plant tasks which may impact on the Rationalised case (and vice versa).

Work will be carried out using Sellafield processes and methods and under the direction of the SL Analytical Services Delivery Team Manager.

Work will undergo appropriate SL verification process.


Degree (or equivalent)

Experience in the preparation of nuclear safety assessments for a range of facilities and nuclear hazard types.

Understanding of UK nuclear regulatory requirements particularly relating to Nuclear Safety Assessment.

Understanding of the glovebox operations would be useful

Understanding of Analytical services (B229) would be useful.