Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU)

Associate Chemist – Radiological/Nuclear

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Charlottesville, VA and OCONUS


To provide Chemists to operate, maintain and perform technical nuclear forensics analysis using applicable laboratory instrumentation, tools, and techniques on radiological and/or nuclear materials of interest in CONUS and/or OCONUS locations.

Essential Job Functions

Job Requirements

Desired Qualifications

To Apply

Visit www.orau.org/careers to apply through the preferred process. If you have any questions please email work@orau.org

Applicants that apply for a position that requires access authorization then ORAU will test for the absence of any illegal drugs as defined in 10 CFR 707.4. ORAU will also conduct a background investigation by the Federal government as required to obtain an access authorization prior to employment, and reinvestigations will be conducted as required.

Applicants that apply for a position that are covered by the Counterintelligence Evaluation Program regulations as defined in 10 CFR 709 may be required to have a counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination.

ORAU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of ORAU to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, mental or physical disability, covered veteran's status, or genetic information.