Ionizing and Non-ionizing Safety Program Manager

Job Description

Maintain the Company's assigned safety programs; including, but not limited to laser safety, ionizing and non-ionizing radiation safety and FCC programs across all Company locations. Provide surveillance over use of both ionizing (radiation-producing equipment, and specific and generally licensed radioactive materials) and non-ionizing (lasers, radio-frequency devices, UV and IR) radiation sources. Apply for, maintain, and renew as necessary applications for permits and licenses for all applicable radiation sources, including radioactive materials, lasers, and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licensable transmitters. Review radiation source use applications, and train and develop personnel in appropriate radiation protection techniques. Serve as the Radiation Safety Officer (RSO), Laser Safety Officer (LSO) and Radio-Frequency Safety Officer (RFSO) for research and manufacturing sites. Perform assessments and audits to ensure continuing compliance with radiation-safety and FCC regulations and Company policies. Maintain local Radiation-Safety related programs current with changing regulations.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Technical competence in safety and health practices and regulations (State, OSHA, EPA, DOT) related to the management of ionizing and non-ionizing radiation. Excellent interpersonal engagement and communication skills, excellent writing and calculation skills, strong knowledge of health physics and competent in the use of Microsoft Office software.

Preferred Skills and Education

Preferred Skills and Education in safety and health practices and regulations related to FCC. Experience as a radiation, laser safety and radiation frequency safety officer. Experience with incident investigation and safety root cause analysis.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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