Vacancy Notice: Radiation Scientists

RADIATION PROTECTION AUTHORITY OF ZIMBABWE

 

“…protecting people and the environment against the harmful effects of radiation…”

 

VACANCIES

Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe (RPAZ) is inviting applications from suitably qualified, mature, honest candidate for placement in the following post:

  1. Radiation Scientist (1 Post)

Responsibilities

  • Implements inspection program and maintains database of inspections.
  • Conducts inspections and compiles reports.
  • Provides inputs for budgetary requirements of the section.
  • Provides inputs for the establishment, promotion and implementation of regulations and regulatory guides.
  • Implements the plans and procedures for emergency preparedness and response Programs.
  • Contributes to the review and assessment of the authorization process and provides recommendations.
  • Carries out investigations in cases of breach of non-compliance.
  • Collaborates with enforcement officer on enforcement actions
  • Conducts radiation safety and awareness trainings at facilities.
  • Conducts research in radiation as per the Authority plans

Qualifications

B.SC Natural Sciences in an area relevant to radiation protection

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the field of radiation regulatory framework development and policy.
  • Experience in working with radiation safety standards boards.
  • Experience in international projects an asset, particularly in radiation safety.
  • Experience organizing and leading technical meetings, capacity building missions, and other expert and advisory missions.
  • Experience drafting and finalizing publication of relevant technical reports guidelines, manuals, publications and other resources.
  • Driver’s License a must.

 

 

  1. Radiation Scientist (1 Post)

Responsibilities

  • Implements inspection program and maintains database of inspections.
  • Conducts inspections and compiles reports.
  • Provides inputs for budgetary requirements of the section.
  • Provides inputs for the establishment, promotion and implementation of regulations and regulatory guides.
  • Implements the plans and procedures for emergency preparedness and response Programs.
  • Contributes to the review and assessment of the authorization process and provides recommendations.
  • Carries out investigations in cases of breach of non-compliance.
  • Collaborates with enforcement officer on enforcement actions
  • Conducts radiation safety and awareness trainings at facilities.
  • Conducts research in radiation as per the Authority plans

 

Qualifications

BSC Radiography or Medical Physics

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in the medical field
  • Registered medical practitioner in Zimbabwe.
  • Experience in radiation safety management at facility level.
  • Driver’s license a must.

 

Interested candidates must send their applications, copies of certified professional and academic certificates, and CVs to;

Human Resources and Administration Manager

Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe

No. 1 McCaw Drive, Avondale West

Harare.

 

Or email to recruitment@rpaz.co.zw on or before 13 May 2022.

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