Nuclear Monitoring Technicians

Nuclear Monitoring Technicians

Collect and test samples to monitor results of nuclear experiments and contamination of humans, facilities, and environment.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Dependability * Stress Tolerance * Adaptability/Flexibility * Self Control * Cooperation * Analytical Thinking * Achievement/Effort * Concern for Others

Representative Tasks * Brief workers on radiation levels in work areas. * Determine intensities and types of radiation in work areas, equipment, or materials, using radiation detectors or other instruments. * Monitor personnel to determine the amounts and intensities of radiation exposure.


Government, Manufacturing, Mining Quarrying & Oil & Gas Extraction, Administrative & Support Services,

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