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Waste Management Engineer Radioactive Materials Salary
in Nevada, United States

$104,765 (USD)

Average Salary

$50/hr

Average Hourly

$3,730

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Waste Management Engineer Radioactive Materials is $104,765 a year and $50 an hour in Nevada, United States. The average salary range for a Waste Management Engineer Radioactive Materials is between $73,326 and $130,133. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nevada, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Researches nuclear engineering problems and utilizes principles and theory of nuclear science to problems concerned with release, control, and utilization of nuclear energy and nuclear waste disposal.
  • Develops, designs, implements, and studies systems and procedures to reduce volume and dispose of nuclear waste materials and contaminated objects.
  • Oversees construction, testing, and implementation of nuclear waste disposal systems, and resolves operational problems.
  • Analyzes samples of sludge and liquid effluents resulting from operation of nuclear reactors to determine level of radioactivity in substances and potential for retention of radioactivity, using radioactivity counters and chemical and electronic analyzers.
  • Designs and draws plans for systems to reduce volume of waste by solidification, compaction, or incineration.
  • Excludes supervisory positions.
  • Identifies objects contaminated by radiation, such as trash, workers' clothing, and discarded tools and equipment.
  • Refers to State and Federal regulations and technical manuals to determine disposal method required for prevention of leakage or absorption of radioactive waste.
  • Compares costs of transporting waste to designated nuclear waste disposal sites and reducing volume of waste and storing waste on plant site.
  • Confers with equipment manufacturers' representatives and plant technical and management personnel to discuss alternatives and to choose most suitable plan on basis of safety, efficiency, and cost effectiveness.
  • Develops plans for modification of operating procedures to reduce volume and radioactive level of effluents, and writes manuals to instruct workers in changes in work procedures.
  • Advises management on selection of lands suitable for use as nuclear waste disposal sites and on establishment of effective safety, operating, and closure procedures.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
$121,451
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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Waste Management Engineer Radioactive Materials Job Listings for Nevada, United States

Senior Diesel Mechanic - Incline Village
Nov 29
Incline Village, Nevada, USA
WASTE MANAGEMENT
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading ... Estimates time and material costs on repairs and requisitions new parts. * Advises supervisor ...
Senior Diesel Mechanic (9332)
Nov 29
WASTE MANAGEMENT
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading ... Estimates time and material costs on repairs and requisitions new parts. * Advises supervisor ...
Senior Diesel Mechanic
Nov 9
Waste Management
Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading ... Estimates time and material costs on repairs and requisitions new parts. Advises supervisor ...
Project Manager/Professional Engineer
Sep 20
Las Vegas, NV, USA
BEL Environmental Engineering
Experience within the Solid Waste industry. * Six years of experience in civil engineering design and construction, including at least three years of experience in project management or a related ...
Project Engineer - Manager
Nov 15
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Private Company with over 50 yrs. of respected business
Responsibilities · Day to day management of submittals · Material ordering logistics · Inventory and organization of supplier samples · Manage WIP start dates · Responsible for supplier ...
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