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Head of Nuclear Safety Unit

Application Open Date: 
22/01/2020 - 01:01
Deadline Date: 
28/02/2020 - 12:00
Barcelona Spain or Cadarache France
Type of Contract: 
Temporary staff
JOB Description: 
The Head of Nuclear Safety will be responsible for providing an adequate confidence to F4E management, the ITER International Organisation (IO), the F4E Governing Board and the wider public that the various F4E projects and suppliers comply with the applicable nuclear safety requirements, including requirements derived from safety analysis and French nuclear regulation. This will require a close collaboration with IO, as the Nuclear Operator, and with the various F4E project teams. The Unit will also play a leading role in the continuous improvement of the nuclear safety culture both within F4E and within the supply chain. The role and responsibility of head of unit shall include but is not limited to: • Issue guidelines for policies and actions to his unit on the basis of the mission statement, strategic plan and annual management/work programme of the Agency and unit. He/she shall define the unit work programme, coordinate work within the unit and with other units and represent the unit at important meetings; • Be the main channel for the exchange of information between senior management and the unit’s members; • Be directly responsible for the line management of the human resources of the unit including the leadership, motivation and selection of staff. This is an important leadership role, and the Head of Nuclear Safety is expected to be a role model in nuclear safety management both towards his/her team, and towards the F4E project teams. The Head of Nuclear Safety will report to the Head of the Project Management Department.
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