ORGANISATION/COMPANYRIKEN(The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
RESEARCH FIELDArchitectureChemistryEngineeringPhysicsTechnology › Chemical technologyTechnology › Construction technologyTechnology › Materials technology
RESEARCHER PROFILEEstablished Researcher (R3)Recognised Researcher (R2)First Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE15/10/2021 23:59 - Asia/Tokyo
LOCATIONJapan › Saitama
TYPE OF CONTRACTPermanent
HOURS PER WEEKSee description
Safety Management Group
RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science
(Director: Kanenobu Tanaka)
[Research field and Overview]
The RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science operates the Radioactive Isotope Beam Factory, one of the world's leading heavy ion accelerator facilities where nuclear physics and other basic and applied research on accelerator science is conducted. The Safety Management Group is responsible for radiation safety and general safety management to ensure that research experiments are conducted safely. The Group manages radiation safety for accelerators, sealed and unsealed radioisotopes, and nuclear fuel material through operation. The Group also maintains and develops radiation safety equipment.
Technical Scientist or Senior Technical Scientist: 1 position
The position at the time of hiring will be determined through the selection process.
The candidate must be affiliated with the Safety Management Group of the RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science. He/she will play a central role in a wide range of radiation safety management and general safety management operations for accelerators, radioisotopes, and nuclear fuel materials. Specifically, the candidate's main tasks are quantitative monitoring of radiation dose around the accelerator facility of the Radioactive Isotope Beam Factory, arranging and supervising a radiation working environment to reduce the exposure of workers, taking measures to prevent external leakage of radioisotopes, and conducting safety review for radiation experiment. He/she will lead the operation, maintenance, and development of the safety equipment such as radiation management system, radiation exhaust equipment, etc. Additional duties include general safety management such as laser and crane safety, and disaster prevention management with other section. He/she will consult with the Nuclear Regulation Authority in Japanese when deemed necessary. Additionally, he/she will prepare documents related to radiation regulation and permission. It is desirable that the candidate is a qualified First Class Radiation Protection Supervisor.
The successful candidate is expected to conduct research and development on topics specified above and to contribute to the management of the Group. Senior Technical Scientist is also expected to assist the Group Director.
[Initial work location]
Branch and address:
RIKEN Wako Campus (2-1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351-0198)
[Start of employment]
RIKEN expects that the successful applicant will be able to take up this position at the earliest opportunity after April 1, 2022
radiation safety, radiation safety management
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･RIKEN is actively undertaking initiatives to promote gender equality and diversity, and moving forward with the establishment of a diverse and vibrant research environment. If multiple candidates are found to have the same aptitude following a fair assessment, active efforts will be made to recruit female candidates.
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