Environmental Support

at Idaho National Laboratory in Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States

Job Description


Does a career focused on changing the world's energy future intrigue you? If so, we might have just the opportunity you're looking for!

Idaho National Laboratory's (INL) Regulatory & Monitoring Services group is seeking forward-thinking, professionals interested in exploring a career as an Environmental Support Specialist!

The Environmental Support Specialist will provide expertise to the program and support as the Surveillance monitoring lead:

Leads the sitewide INL air, soils, biota, roads and perimeters, and event monitoring program.

Perform monitoring and reporting necessary to meet INL site-wide environmental regulatory requirements and milestones associated with INL site-wide surveillance data (records) for air, soils, biota, roads and perimeters.

Maintain lanthanum bromide scintillation detector systems, analyze environmental samples for gamma emitting radionuclides (e.g., I-131), use gamma spectrometric methods.

Evaluate and apply scientific/technical techniques to solve projects of increasing scope and complexity.

Demonstrates a well-established technical expertise in the area routine sampling by planning, conducting, documenting, and mentoring.

Ability to function as DOECAP auditor for Radioactive and Hazardous Material Management.

Serves as backup to asbestos surveillance and sampling program lead.

Complete and support the Emergency Response Organization and Site Monitoring Team as needed.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor degree plus 5 years of relevant experience.

Must be a US Citizen.

Job Information

Salary Grade: 200

INL Overview:

INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 5,000 scientists, researchers, and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and development technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security, and environmental missions.

INL Mission:

Our mission is to discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure.

INL Vision:

Our vision is to change the world's energy future and secure our nation's critical infrastructure.

Selective Service Requirements:

To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). For more information see

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Women and People of Color are strongly encouraged to apply.

Reasonable Accommodation:

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Other Information:

When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.

Benefits & Salary:

We have an extremely competitive salary structure, robust relocation package, and phenomenal benefits. For more information, please visit: .




Primary Location:United States


Job:Environmental Safety & Health

Organization:Environment, Safety, Health & Quality (Hxxx)



Employee Status:Regular


Job Posting:Jul 15, 2021, 5:08:27 PM

Unposting Date:Aug 6, 2021, 5:59:00 AM


Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

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Job Posting: 1514833

Posted On: Jul 15, 2021

Updated On: Aug 07, 2021