Analyst: NORM Contaminated Sites - ACSNORM-012018
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Number of Openings

Job Title

Analyst: NORM Contaminated Sites

Salary Package

R697 000.00 to R738 000.00



Job Description

To be responsible for the coordination of assigned project/s  and  execution of the project specific tasks and activities on remediation of contaminated sites and houses from indoor radon


  • NQF Level 8 in Natural Sciences
  • Minimum of 3 years regulatory and/or relevant operational experience

Knowledge and experience of the following areas:

  • Radiation Protection
  • Safety assessment methodologies
  • Nuclear safety
  • Radioactive Waste safety
  • Transport of Radioactive material
  • Radiological Environmental protection
  • Computer Codes Modelling
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate the activities related to allocated remediation projects for contaminated sites and indoor radon.
  • Review and assessment of applications / submissions related to remediation activities
  • Participate in the conduct of site identification, radiological characterisation, sampling and radon surveys
  • Update of the assigned project specific information on the relevant databases
  • Assist in the development of relevant processes, procedures and work instructions
  • Arrange and coordinate stakeholder engagement activities in relation to specific projects
  • Monitor media for articles related to public exposures due to contaminated sites and indoor radon
  • Monitor the outputs of research work underway in South Africa with regard to public exposures (contaminated sites and indoor radon)


Skills and Competencies

  • Communication Skills
  • Technical review Skills
  • Report Writing Skills

Equity Statement

Appointment will be subjected to a positive security and medical assessment being obtained. Applications should indicate in the application whether they agree to being subjected to a security vetting and medical assessment process. The Appointment of candidates is at sole discretion of the NNR in accordance with its Employment Equity, the NNR takes cognizance of affirmative action in its selection and appointment processes. Should you not hear from us within 30 days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. Enquiries should be directed to Ms Duduzile Mlotshwa on 012 674 7100.