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    About the Position: This position is a Health Physicist for the US Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District, with a duty location in Vandergrift, PA.

    This position is being filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA) for Defense Acquisition Workforce Positions in accordance with 10 USC § 1705(g).

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    • Serve as the on-site health physicist at the Shallow Land Disposal Area (SLDA) Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program (FUSRAP) project for the Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District (LRB).
    • Coordinate health physics activities at the SLDA site and independently assembles, evaluates, and presents technical information to a variety of audiences including internal and external stakeholders.
    • Review and investigate innovative solutions to complex problems that arise on site and whose solutions have programmatic impacts to Buffalo District and National FUSRAP execution.
    • Review and study proposals and plans of radiation protection related documents.
    • Provides technical direction and/or advice to project professionals.
    • Serve as technical expert in the comprehensive practice of health physics, to include environmental remediation and nuclear material control (special nuclear material), and provide technical direction and/or advice to professionals.
    • Independently plans, organizes, and conducts or directs radiation survey of other health physicists, including junior health physicists, within the SLDA site including field measurements, wipe tests, and sending samples for laboratory analyses.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1306 Health Physics

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