Health Physicist (Installations) (NM, MD)
This position is part of the Army Fellows Program and is a CIVILIAN position with the Department of the Army.
The Army Fellows Program use your talent as a federal civilian employee to make a positive difference, to make an impact on the world. The Army Fellows Program is a two-year fellowship as a federal civilian. We hire fellows as permanent, full time employees with full pay and benefits and guarantee placement after the fellowship for those who meet requirements.
We are seeking driven, high-performing teammates, and we will provide opportunities to apply your talent to make a positive difference through meaningful work. You’ll also learn and grow through a structured but flexible two-year developmental program that accounts for your existing knowledge, skills, behaviors, and preferences and for your career field’s professional competencies.
In this role you will implement radiation safety program using basic knowledge of radiation safety regulations and standards. Analyze materials for radioactivity or exposure levels (i.e. radioactive materials, x-rays, lasers, radiofrequency sources) through the use of appropriate instrumentation using well established procedures. Identify common radiation hazards to ensure worker safety and health. Investigate accidents involving the use of ionizing radiation or non-ionizing radiation sources.