Operations Support Specialist – IEB CONOPS Assessor Aiken, SC

Full Time

Website Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC

Job DescriptionProvide general direction, guidance, data analysis or administrative support to ensure the implementation and maintenance to operations and programmatic functions. These functions will typically be in direct or indirect support of a specific facility (or facilities), location or functional area. Support areas may include, but are not limited to radiological, operations, semi-technical, administrative or maintenance areas and issues.

The HPI/CONOPS Program Support position will:
Assist in monitoring and evaluating human performance and human behavior issues.

Provide general direction and administrative support for Human Performance Improvement (HPI) initiative associated with Conduct of Operations Programs functions.

Be responsible for supporting development of initiatives, training, and procedures that promote and support the implementation and improvement of human performance knowledge and skills.

Support routine HPI and Conduct of Operations meetings, conferences and webinars.

Assist in periodic assessments of human performance improvement efforts effectiveness.

Perform analysis of identified human performance issues for trends, appropriate corrective actions, and “lessons learned” to ensure that a continuous improvement process is established.

Be familiar with DOE Order 422.1, Conduct of Operations, and the ideas and principles of HPI as outlined by DOE-HDBK-10288-2009 (Vol 1 and 2)

Perform facility or area walkdowns, procedures reviews, inspections or evaluations to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the facility. Review new and revised procedures for quality and content. Perform or assist in performing periodic reviews and assessments to ensure facility systems are operating properly and are being maintained within required limits. Perform various administrative or program functions in conjunction with or in support of operational program compliance, cost and budget, planning and scheduling, training, projects or special projects or related areas. Interface with other groups within the facilities, departments and site in support of this effort. Review facility work packages and related work control processes in support of operations, maintenance and project work evolutions associated with the daily operations of the areas or facilities. Review lockout/tagout plans that ensure specific instructions for the isolation, containment or deenergization of various mechanical, electrical, chemical energy systems or radiological sources according to established procedures, Site guidelines and DOE orders. Provide routine feedback to the designated Operations Manager, Shift Operations Manager, or other management in functional and programmatic areas that support facility or area operations. Review the functions of construction, operations, work control, maintenance, projects and other facility support personnel in facility operations and maintenance activities. Provide semi-technical assistance as required, in support of operational activities including facility system assessments, equipment maintenance and functional testing. Document corrective actions for identified systems and equipment deficiencies and failures. Review new and revised technical and operations procedures, bulletins and required reading to operators and other relevant operations support personnel. Conduct training for operations Conduct of Operations and Human Performance Improvement personnel and critique performance. Review training and qualification status of assigned personnel to ensure personnel are qualified to perform assignments and have completed all training requirements in a timely manner.

Clearance Required to Perform Job?


Salary Range (annual)

$58,776 – $80,364

Salary offers are commensurate with candidate’s experience and applicable education in comparison to incumbents.

Basic Education Qualifications

High School Diploma, GED, or other equivalent State Credential

Preferred Qualifications

Working knowledge of Site work control procedures and work practices and procedures for maintenance, operations and project related area. Understanding of work hazards, safety practices, operating configuration and lockout/hold point identification.
Working knowledge of general or specific safety, environmental, regulatory, safeguards, security, emergency preparedness programs, policies, practices and guidelines.
Specific knowledge requirement will vary according to assignment focus and specific facility (or facilities), location or functional area supported.

Competency #1

Deliver Results

Competency Description #1

Understand job responsibilities and be accountable for results.
Meet goals and strive for customer satisfaction and corporate success.
Make sound workplace and business decisions.
Keep commitments and promises.
Plan work in a responsible manner, balancing company goals vs. schedule, budget, safety and resources.
Elevate issues early to avoid surprises.

Competency #2

Shape the Future

Competency Description #2

Adapt and perform consistently under changing requirements and dynamic work situations.
Take initiative to offer or try a new approach to make the team and the company more successful.
Foster business success by offering and supporting different perspectives.
Continuously improve in job performance.
Take on stretch or rotational assignments to support company initiatives and achieve self development.

Competency #3

Build Relationships

Competency Description #3

Build and maintain good working relationships with everyone.
Maintain a customer-focused attitude and strive to satisfy the customer.
Communicate in a clear, respectful manner with everyone. Publicly recognize others for a job well done.
Provide open and timely feedback regarding meeting and delivering commitments.

Competency #4

Energize & Recognize Team

Competency Description #4

Work with team members to ensure team, department, and divisional goals are met.
Communicate in a clear, respectful manner with team and management.
Collaborate and share with other team members to promote knowledge transfer.
Mentor, guide, and provide assistance to newer employees.
Promote teamwork and support other members of the organization.
Ask for help and support when needed.
Recognize colleagues for their achievements.

Competency #5

Model Excellence

Competency Description #5

Behave in a professional manner demonstrating integrity, ethics, and a high standard of values.Deliver your work with pride and ownership.Respect others’ knowledge, skills, and experiences.Seek to appropriately identify and resolve challenges.Work to make the organization, company, and mission more successful.Apply Continuous Improvement processes to work scopes to improve efficiency and reduce unnecessary costs.Strive to exceed expectations in task completion.Embrace the company’s culture of service, excellence, and stewardship.Take personal responsibility to care for equipment and resources.Adhere to conduct of operations principles.

SRNS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. SRNS is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, you may contact us by phone at 803-952-8207, or by e-mail at [email protected]

Job Expires

03-Aug-2022Show more

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