Recruitment is currently underway for the next Chief Radiation Health Scientist and Head of Radiation Health Services Branch of the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA).

The successful candidate will undertake a unique, combined role, that will provide strategic and operational leadership for the effective and efficient management of the Radiation Health Services Branch.

They will also be directly responsible for the delivery of work programs and services across the four sections of the branch and will establish and sustain strong collaborative arrangements with other branch and offices within ARPANSA.

Engagement with national and international bodies such as the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the World Health Organization (WHO), the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) and collaboration with State and Territory radiation regulators is a key component of the role.

Having an excellent understanding of the science underpinning radiation protection and nuclear safety is a key job capability.

Applications for this position close on Sunday 15 May 2022.

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