Shielding Consultant

Salary: Depending on Experience

Industry: Nuclear

Job Type: Permanent

Location: North West

Reference: 27100-sb

Expiration date: 22 June 2017


Our client has successfully established a radiation shielding and dose assessment team, based in Warrington and are looking to grow the team. To build upon their current capability, they are now looking to recruit a senior and/or principal consultant with 3-10 years’ experience in radiation shielding and dose assessment within the nuclear industry.

Roles/Responsibilities:

  • The successful applicant will be expected to be able to demonstrate the following skills, experience and aptitudes:
  • Experience in the application of radiation transport codes such as MCNP, Attila, MCBEND, FLUKA and Microshield.
  • Demonstrate excellent organisational skills and be prepared to manage shielding projects, as well as assuming a technical role within other projects.

Person Specification:

  • Ability to work as part of a close-knit team and demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Support the company in its business development activities in order to continue our expansion.
  • Mentor junior staff and provide technical advice to other members of the team.
  • Commitment to continuous professional development.
  • Willingness to travel to sites across the UK to support projects.

Essential Experience:

  • Proven experience in radiation shielding and dose assessment within the nuclear industry