Full-Time

Health Physicist

Posted on 6/4/2024

Helion Energy

Helion Energy

201-500 employees

Develops fusion power plants for energy

Energy

Mid, Senior

Everett, WA, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor's or equivalent expertise in related disciplines (e.g., nuclear engineering, physics)
  • 3+ years of hands-on work with radioactive material
  • Fundamental understanding of types of radiation and their relative health effects
  • Education in applying understand of radiation for the purpose of radiation protection
Responsibilities
  • Complete Radiation Safety team to create, establish, and execute a radiation safety program that is both comprehensive and efficient
  • Work with radiation and radioactive material including photons, neutrons, tritium, and activated material
  • Work with survey equipment including liquid scintillation counters, NaI detectors, HPGe detectors, Geiger counters, and ion chambers
  • Work with a team to perform typical health physicist functions such as dosimetry, leak tests, wipe tests, general surveying, and preparing operating procedures
  • Communicate with team members who are unfamiliar with radiation and health effects

Helion is pioneering the development of the world's first fusion power plant, utilizing deuterium from water and helium-3 to produce clean, reliable, and abundant energy. The company has achieved significant milestones in plasma temperatures, magnetic energy recovery, compression fields, and sustained plasmas, positioning itself as a leader in the pursuit of fusion energy.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$2.3B

Headquarters

Everett, Washington

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

23%

1 year growth

84%

2 year growth

259%

Benefits

Medical, dental, & vision insurance

401k

Parental leave

Life & disability insurance

PTO

Equity

Social events

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