University of Utah Job Description
Responsible for all direction and administration of the University of Utah Nuclear Reactor Facility and associated radio-chemical laboratories. Serves as the Level II Supervision authority (as noted under ANSI 15.1-2007, Reaffirmed April 10, 2018), with administrative reporting to the senior Nuclear Engineering faculty member (or appointed representative, designated by the CVEEN Department Chairman), with final reporting responsibility to the Level I Administrator (the University of Utah Vice President for Research (VPR)). Supervises all Level III personnel including all TRIGA reactor operations staff; ensures all facility personnel meet licensing guidelines, standards, safety, and security requirements; and coordinates reactor facility services for university faculty for sponsored research. Monitors radiation safety compliance, facility operations & maintenance, radiation work permits, laboratory equipment, etc. Prepares budget estimates for reactor research and coordinates reactor schedule. Serves as a “second person” available/on-call during reactor operations. Presents audit reports to the Reactor Safety Committee. Additional duties may be assigned as required.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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