Our client, Nagra, with headquarters in Wettingen and around 130 employees, is the Swiss technical competence centre in the area of disposal of radioactive waste. In preparation for the general licence applications for the Swiss repositories, the Safety Analyses Section is being strengthened and we have the exclusive mandate to look for a
Project Manager (f/m) 80-100% for Safety Analyses of Deep Geological Repositories
Your future responsibilities will comprise project management related to the safety of deep geological repositories for radioactive waste as well as your active technical and editorial contribution to the Swiss safety case. This position includes projects on demonstration strategy and scenario development to provide the conceptional foundation for the demonstration procedure, for the safety-oriented optimisation of the repository concept and for the compilation of safety-oriented reports in German and English.
To fulfill this challenging task, you should have a university degree, preferably a doctorate, in engineering or natural sciences as well as several years of professional experiences in at least one of the following areas:
• safety analysis and demonstration
• sensitivity and uncertainty analyses
• conceptual and numerical modelling studies of multi-physical processes
In-depth knowledge of further relevant subject areas such as scenario development and FEP management, geochemical and radiological processes, the analysis of geoscientific data and relevant underground processes will be considered assets. You have a logical and structured mindset and excellent abstract thinking skills.
Previous experience in the independent compilation of technical-scientific reports and publications in German or English is a must. In addition, you appreciate cross-team and cross-project collaboration and are ready to take advantage of targeted training opportunities.
Nagra offers attractive working conditions in a unique environment within an interdisciplinary team. Matthias Döll and Judith Döll look forward to receiving your electronic application documents.