Radiological D&D Specialist
CompanyNorth Wind Site Services
Job TypeFull Time
Job Description

The Radiological D&D Specialist provides support to the development and execution of the LLNL TAC Program and Procedures for oversight of radiological D&D operations at LLNL conducted by others. He/she will support the TAC Program Manager with preparing the programmatic documentation related to performing oversight of D&D activities at LLNL to be completed by others.  Additionally, the D&D Manager will review demolition contractor submittals and oversee field activities. 

Other duties include:

  • Ensure work is performed according to approved project plans, procedures and policies.  
  • Coordinate multiple disciplines including: operations, safety, industrial hygiene, quality, engineering, transportation and waste management, radiation protection and other functional groups on the project, as well as contracts management.
  • Develop budgets and schedules for future work; lead/participate in negotiations with client; develop estimates to complete (ETC) and estimates at completion (EAC) for ongoing work.
  • Develop schedules and budgets for proposed project changes
  • Conduct periodic project and customer meetings to review progress and discuss issues
  • Participate in periodic project review meetings (internal and external)
  • Prepare and/or oversee the preparation of project deliverables
  • Develop and implement  LLNL Technical Assistance Contractor  programmatic documents
  • Support development, implementation and maintenance of Department of Energy programmatic oversight and integration documents such as the Project Execution Plan, baseline, quality assurance implementation plan, interface agreements, etc. 
  • Serve as a subject matter expert having thorough knowledge of and experience with environmental remediation and D&D of radiologically contaminated facilities for the DOE at the LLNL.
  • Provide subject matter expert review of demolition contractor technical and administrative submittals
  • Provide subject matter expert consultation with DOE-EM, NNSA, and LLNL on topics related to radiological D&D.
  • Experience tracking project progress and planning activities with Primavera scheduling and Deltek Cost Point accounting software
  • Broad knowledge of industry standards and practices
  • Experience working with DOE, USACE and/or other government agencies
  • Demonstrated experience overseeing and integrating operations / construction, work control and planning, finance and accounting, project controls and scheduling, safety, radiation protection, quality, industrial hygiene, procurement, and engineering on complex projects.
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited college or university in a related field 
  • Twenty years of relevant, practical experience in a subject field that demonstrates expert level in D&D, D&R, S&M, Infrastructure and operations oversight 
  • DOE experience
  • Demonstrated ability to interface with clients and manage expectations to ensure satisfaction.
  • Ability to supervise and integrate individuals into work activities from multiple disciplines (i.e., craft, technicians, health & safety, professionals).
  • Skilled in PC usage and associated software including MS Office (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).
  • Ability to develop project schedules and budgets; Interpret progress schedules and cost accounting reports; Develop, evaluate and interpret production and earned value metrics;
  • Nuclear facility experience
  • Waste Management Experience
  • HAZWOPPER and Rad Worker Training
  • Current clearance preferred. Must have the ability to obtain a clearance if required.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check.

North Wind offers a competitive pay and benefits package to include health, life, and disability insurance benefits, 401(k) with company match, generous paid leave, and tuition reimbursement for eligible employees. As a company, we are committed to employee wellness, professional development, and work-life balance. We value safety, reliability, and commitment to our people! For more information about our benefits or hiring philosophy, visit the North Wind Career Opportunities Page.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8718 or use the Request for Reasonable Accommodation form to get assistance.

North Wind Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.