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Bethel Valley Procedure Writer

Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: Oak Ridge, TN, US, 37830

Company: Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Requisition Id 9323 

 

Overview:

The Technical Support Services Group in the Safety, Engineering, and Support (SES) Section of the Nonreactor Nuclear Facilities Division (NNFD), within the Isotope Science and Engineering Directorate (ISED), is seeking a Division Procedure Writer.  This position develops and maintains procedures, including adequate implementation of all requirements, for facilities and operations in Bethel Valley.  This position is responsible for developing/maintaining documents as requested and ensuring applicable requirements are met based on activity/document type.

 

Major Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Develop new and revised administrative and technical procedures that comply with applicable administrative program, safety basis, and nuclear criticality safety requirements, as applicable
  • Ensure procedures are technically adequate and written to a level of detail consistent with the qualifications and training of the expected users.
  • Lead verification and validation of draft technical procedures, as required.
  • Perform walk downs in process areas to ensure technical adequacy and accuracy of process and equipment information in technical procedures.
  • Interface with engineering and labeling personnel to ensure components associated with the operations correctly reflect the component descriptions called out in the procedure action steps, diagrams, system alignments, and checklists.
  • Research potential hazards and problems in performing activities by interviewing procedure users and identifying the consequences if the procedure is not performed correctly.
  • Participate on Job Hazard Evaluation teams to determine what hazard controls are required to implement the procedure.
  • Support the creation and maintenance of other documents including, forms, plans, and program description documents, as needed.
  • Support development of procedures/documents for other areas as assigned by ISED Document and Records Management Program Manager
  • Coordinate documents through review, approval, and distribution as well as additional required analyses based on document type (e.g., Job Hazard Evaluation for technical procedures)
  • Assist in conducting program self-audits/self-assessments, as directed
  • Maintain records and interface with records analyst to ensure applicable requirements are met

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 2-4 years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience with procedure or other technical writing/editing

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with applicable requirements
  • Prior experience in a nuclear environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a diverse group of people having a wide range of technical and scientific backgrounds
  • Familiarity with Adobe Form Designer (previously known as Adobe LiveCycle)

 

This position will remain open for a minimum of 5 days after which it will close when a qualified candidate is identified and/or hired.

We accept Word (.doc, .docx), Adobe (unsecured .pdf), Rich Text Format (.rtf), and HTML (.htm, .html) up to 5MB in size. Resumes from third party vendors will not be accepted; these resumes will be deleted and the candidates submitted will not be considered for employment.


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ORNL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, are encouraged to apply.  UT-Battelle is an E-Verify employer.


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