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Nuclear Engineer- Safety Basis Analyst

  1. Albuquerque
  1. Nuclear
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

Atkins has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

Atkins Nuclear is currently seeking a Nuclear Engineer- Safety Basis Analyst to join the nuclear team in Albuquerque, NM.

This position shall provide onsite support to the Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) ES&H Planning Department. Some remote work may be allowed where practicable. The position shall complete the following tasks, at the direction of the Sandia Delegated Representative (SDR).
• Perform Primary Hazard Screening (PHS) reviews for those associated with nuclear material and perform field assessments (walkdowns), if necessary.
• Perform independent USQ reviews in accordance with GN470080.
• Support the Independent Review Team (IRT) by reviewing and providing comments on the ACRRF, AHCF, and SPRF annual updates.
• Assist TA-V with the Implementation Validation Review (IVR) process associated with annual updates.
• Support the PHS and eUSQ software by reporting, tracking, responding to, and addressing issues and interfacing with software programmers as required.
• Develop, review, maintain, and/or provide comments on changes to internal department policies, department owned corporate policies, the ES&H Manual, and other corporate policies.
• Complete the department qualification cards for NFSB Engineer, Conduct of Operations SME, and Readiness Review SME as requested.
• Review other safety basis documentation as required, such as hazard analyses and safety assessments.
• Provide general support for TA-V committees/operations as requested.
• Attend and support EFCOG meetings as requested.
• Attend and support department and TA-V meetings as requested.

Deliverables will be dependent on the task assigned and could be any of the following:
• Written reports
• Email responses
• Completed qual cards
• Concurred sign offs in the PHS

• Security Clearance Requirement: DOE "Q" security clearance (some exceptions may apply)
• Work will require travel to SNL/NM facilities on Kirtland Air Force Base (KAFB). Occasional travel to SNL/CA or other remote sites may be required.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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