[Neutron] Open position at the MIT Nuclear Research Reactor: Director of Reactor Operations

Boris Khaykovich bkh at mit.edu
Sun May 31 23:22:58 CEST 2015

I am writing to ask your assistance in getting the word out about a
position that is open at the MIT Nuclear Research Reactor.  This person
will be responsible for the overall safety and management of the reactor.
He will also be our interface to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The
following is a complete description of the position together with the

*DIRECTOR OF REACTOR OPERATIONS*: The Director of Reactor Operations (DRO)
is the senior operations position at the MIT Research Reactor.  The DRO is
responsible for safe operation of the 6 MW MIT Research Reactor with its
associated experimental facilities.  He/she directs reactor planning
including standard operating procedures, emergency and abnormal operating
procedures, the training/requalification programs, quality assurance, and
the security plan. The DRO manages all engineering and maintenance upgrades
for the reactor and oversight of engineering personnel supporting reactor
experiments.  Additional responsibilities include:  overseeing the fuel
management program including spent fuel shipments; interfacing with Nuclear
Regulatory Commission inspectors and handling correspondence with that
agency; knowledge of federal regulations as they pertain to nuclear
reactors especially 10 CFR 20/50/55/73:  maintaining reactor safety
analysis reports and associated technical specifications; and adhering to
all radiation protection measures and exercise sound radiological control
judgment while working in areas containing radioactive materials.  The DRO
manages a staff of approximately 30 personnel.

QUALIFICATIONS:  BS degree engineering/science, 5 years responsible
management of a nuclear reactor, good writing skills, ability to work well
in a team environment. A senior reactor operator’s license or equivalent
experience/authority from a similar facility is required.   Prior U.S. Navy
nuclear experience, commercial, or research nuclear reactor experience



John Bernard

Job ID:  12273

Job Title:  Director of Reactor Operations Job Details Link:

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