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    About the Position: This is a developmental position. Non-competitive promotion to the next grade level within the line of progression may be made until the full performance grade is reached. Upon full performance, you will serve as a Health Physicist, GS-1306-12.

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    • Select, interpret, and adapt precedents and principles of health physics to analyze and resolve problems.
    • Schedule, plan and conduct periodic surveys of radiation hazards; document surveys.
    • Participate in long range planning for radiation safety studies involving radiation (ionizing and non-ionizing) projects and programs.
    • Assist in the development, dissemination, interpretation and implementation of health physics, nuclear, and radiation safety policies, directives, and guidelines for assuring safety and healthful working and environmental conditions.
    • Evaluate, research, and resolve existing or potential problems relative to health physics, nuclear, and radiation safety errors.
    • Perform the investigation of accidents and incidents involving ionizing or non-ionizing radiation, and of occurrences involving potential radiation overexposure.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Temporary Duty (TDY) travel is 5 percent on an annual basis.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1306 Health Physics

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