State of Nevada RADIATION CONTROL SPECIALIST 1 - Underfill for a Radiation Control Specialist 2 in Nevada


  • Underfill for a Radiation Control Specialist 2


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Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur


Department: Health and Human Services

Division: Public and Behavioral Health

Job Class Code:



Announcement Number: 36128

Open to all qualified persons.



Close Date:





Phone: (702)486-2911


Applications accepted

for another 20 Days 23 Hrs 39 Mins

The Position

Radiation Control Specialists determine compliance with State and federal regulation pertaining to radiation; inspect and investigate complaints involving radiation sources and radiation producing devices.

Incumbents perform in a trainee capacity and acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities required in this occupation.

This position is located with the Division of Public and Behavioral Health, Radiation Control Program in Carson City or Las Vegas , Nevada. The incumbent is specifically responsible to license, inspect and investigate ionizing radiation sources statewide to determine potential hazards to the public; implement radiation control regulations adopted by the Nevada State Board of Health pursuant to NRS 459 (radioactive materials/X-ray). In addition, the incumbent will be responsible for continued development of radiation producing machine program inspection procedures, program regulatory analysis and development and program staff training. * THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. *

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To Qualify:

In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:

Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in radiological science, X-ray technology, health physics, nuclear medicine, chemistry, math, biology, or closely related field and one year of professional experience related to the position; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above; OR one year of experience as a Health/Human Services Professional Trainee in Nevada State service.

Special Notes

Depending upon assignment, incumbents may be required to pass a radioactive materials training and/or X-ray inspection course.

Incumbents must comply with all applicable State and federal security and safeguard requirements.

Special Requirements

A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.

A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and for continued employment.

Participation in a medical monitoring program is required for some positions.

Division duty officer rotation and call-back availability for public health incidents/emergencies are required for all positions.

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.


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Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:

Division of Human Resource Management Northern Nevada 209 East Musser Street, Room 101 Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

Division of Human Resource Management Southern Nevada 555 East Washington Avenue, Suite 1400 Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

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