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Dosimetry Technician

Charleston, SC, US

  • Charleston, SC, US
  • 2023-01-20 10:01:24
  • Engineering & Science
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About Us

The Naval Nuclear Laboratory comprises the U.S. Department of Energy locations and personnel responsible for developing advanced naval nuclear propulsion technology, providing technical support to ensure the safety and reliability of our nation’s naval nuclear reactors, and training the Sailors who operate those reactors in the U.S. Navy’s submarines and aircraft carrier Fleets. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory includes the Bettis and Knolls Atomic Power Laboratories, the Kenneth A. Kesselring Site, and the Naval Reactors Facility which have proudly supported the nation since 1946. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory has nearly 8,000 employees working at primary locations in Pennsylvania, New York, South Carolina, and Idaho. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory also has an established presence at numerous shipyards and vendor locations around the globe. We are dedicated solely to the support of the United States Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is operated by Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC, a wholly own a wholly owned subsidiary of Fluor Corporation.

Job Description

The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is seeking a highly motivated Dosimetry Technician to join our team in beautiful Goose Creek, South Carolina!


A Dosimetry Technician is responsible for maintaining accurate radiation health records for all personnel on the NPTU-Charleston site and supporting radiological environmental monitoring programs.  This includes properly handling and processing dosimetry, issuing dosimetry to site personnel and visitors, providing internal monitoring for personnel, supporting the collection and processing of area monitoring and environmental monitoring dosimetry, maintaining accurate radiation health records to manage and track personnel exposure, and performing quality control checks throughout all processes to ensure all records are accurate.  The selected individual will be trained to operate the dosimetry and internal monitoring equipment and follow dosimetry office procedures.  In addition, the Dosimetry Technician will be required to receive on-site training and qualify as a radiation worker.  The selected individual will also be required to support emergency response teams needing radiation health support.


Are you interested in becoming a part of a 60 year legacy dedicated to supporting the mission of the US Navy If so, apply today!

Required Combination of Knowledge and Skill

  • High School diploma or equivalent and a minimum of seven years of relevant experience or;
  • Associate degree in a related field or Journeyman's Papers and a minimum of three years of relevant experience or;
  • Bachelor degree in a related field

Preferred Skills

  • Previous experience in Radiation Health or Radiological Controls
  • Demonstrated performance providing quality customer service to others
  • Demonstrated experience maintaining accurate records
  • Demonstrated ability to follow procedures verbatim
  • Demonstrated performance working in a team environment and positively influencing team results
  • Effective communication skills (written and verbal)


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

All candidates must be U.S. citizens. Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. FMP is a government contractor and maintains a drug free workplace and workforce. All candidates must be able to pass a drug test in compliance with FMP company policy and 10 CFR 707. Federal regulation requires FMP test for marijuana. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042, Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC (FMP) may require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by their start date, subject to approved disability or religious accommodations. We understand this federal requirement is subject to litigation and enforcement may change. Fluor Marine Propulsion is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Veterans/Disabilities) Committed to Workplace Diversity

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