Nuclear Material Control and Accountability (NM&A) Specialist - Multiple Levels - Department of Energy (DOE)

Oak Ridge, TN
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Security, Intelligence & Defense Analysis
  • Travel: No
  • Clearance: DOE Q
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Req ID: AIS00586

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Job Summary:

Akima Infrastructure Services, LLC (AIS), is actively seeking candidates to support personnel as part of our staff augmentation team supporting the Department of Energy in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Successful candidates will be employees of AIS, a premier government contractor charged with employing highly motivated and well-qualified personnel who can advance customer's core mission. Though employed by AIS, the employee will take day-to-day direction and assignments from customer staff and procedures. Pay, benefits, Human Resources, and Employment Management functions are provided by AIS.

Qualified applicants must be a US citizen, at least 18 years of age, and able to meet pre-employment requirements including any required physicals, drug screen, and/or background investigation to satisfy clearance requirements from the Department of Energy.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Detailed knowledge of DOE NMC&A requirements as defined in DOE orders, manuals, and standards.

  • Oversees implementation of the NMC&A program.

  • Assists, advises, and guides all organizations regarding NMC&A policies and procedures.

  • Provides regulatory and policy guidance relative to NMC&A.

  • Serves as the Nuclear Materials Management and Safeguards System (NMMSS) interface and ensures nuclear material activity is appropriately captured.

  • Serves as the Nuclear Material Representative.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (security-related or accounting preferred) with 10 years of related experience, or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.

  • With an Associate degree, 14 years of related experience is required, or with a High School Diploma, 18 years of related experience is required.

  • At least 3 years of experience directly involving leadership such as supervisor, manager, or lead role.

  • Familiarity with Generally Accepted Accounting Practices (GAAP) and budgeting.

  • Ability to develop and implement performance tests, performance management, self-assessments and validate program compliance.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with UCOR management and DOE NMC&A.

  • Familiarity with nuclear materials controls including but not limited to surveillance, access, inventory sampling, and monitoring.

  • Must have practical experience and be proficient in software applications such as MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and MS Outlook.

  • Strong verbal communication and written skills.

  • Active DOE Q clearance.

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