Health Physics Monitor Apprenticeship - Level 2 - Intermediate (Level 2)

Energus On Behalf of Magnox Ltd. (Employer)

Bridgwater College Trust (Training Provider)

Annual wage £12,500.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Thursday 07:25-17:00
24 months (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
Nuclear health physics monitor (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
16 April 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

A Radiation Protection Technician provides radiological monitoring services at the work face within the nuclear industry to protect people, plant and the environment from the adverse effects of ionising radiation and contamination.


What will the apprentice be doing?

·undertake radiological surveys, decontamination activities and prepare survey reports
·prepare work locations to ensure control of radiological hazards
·ensure staff abide by good radiological protection practices
·maintain compliance with radiological standards

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

·Bridgewater and Taunton College – National College for Nuclear, Bridgewater

Radiological Protection Technician – Health Physics Monitor Apprenticeship Standard Reference: ST0290 – Level 2

·length of training – 24 months

·training will be delivered via 3-week block release

·travel, accommodation and meal allowance included for block release if applicable

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

- Team Leader
- Accredited Health Physicist

Reality Check

- due to the remote location of the sites, public transport availability is limited. An interest free loan/advance of salary is available to assist with travel. - the role will involve working outside, at times at heights.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Non judgemental, a 'can-do' attitude

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Any subjects, ideally including maths and english (Grade 5 x 9-3 or A*-D) Essential
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