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EHS and Radiation Safety Manager

Requisition ID:  2452

Herndon, VA, US US-All, US

Work regime:  Full-Time
Kind of contract:  Open Ended Contract


As an EHS/Radiation Safety specialist for IBA's North American region, you will assist in building and implementing the vision and direction of the Company’s Radiation Safety and EHS Programs for all North America region based employees, sites and entities.  In addition to ensuring that the Radiation Safety Policies and Standards are consistently applied throughout IBA North America, you will help define and develop Key Performance Indicators allowing the business to proactively drive EHS performance. 

Challenges we trust you with

  • Identify and maintain EHS legal registers, with a focus on radiation safety.
  • Support IBA’s Business Units in the necessary actions and activities to maintain EHS compliance.
  • Conduct EHS inspections and risk assessments, with a focus on radiation safety.
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures related to EHS programs, with a focus on radiation safety.
  • Develop radiation safety training content and communication tools for increased awareness and practical approach.
  • Lead the RSO community in your region to maximize collaboration with IBA’s stakeholders
  • Review IBA manuals and procedures from a radiation safety perspective.
  • Follow the EHS incident reporting – monthly dashboard of high-priority incidents and their monitoring.
  • Contribute to the development and distribution of routine EHS KPIs.
  • Encourage and widen the use of EHS SharePoint as a communication tool for best practices and information gathering.
  • Identify potential risks to prevent or mitigate losses/radiological event as appropriate

What we value

You have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in any field related to radiation safety or an associate degree in safety, health, or the environment.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in radiation safety/EHS or related work experience

And you also are:

  • Knoweldgeable in core EHS and radiation safety principles
  • Experienced in industry best practices
  • Good Knowledge of US federal/state legislation
  • A team player
  • Able to successfully communicate and establish work relationships within all levels of the organization
  • Problem-solving oriented
  • Able to negotiate and influence
  • Able to promote Environmental Health and Safety awareness and compliance and create an environment of compliance
  • Fluent in English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Class 7 Transportation accreditation highly desired
  • Cyclotron experience is a highly desired

Life at IBA

IBA team members thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and have demonstrated exceptional results through a range of different pursuits. We all tightly align with our company values of Care, Dare, Share, and Be Fair and by IBA’s Code of Business Conduct.


At IBA, we deeply value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer by choice.  We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

IBA Group

IBA is offering a broad and amazing diversity of careers. For our business units to perform at their best, they can rely on various shared services that give the appropriate support to each activities so that they can run their business smoothly. Finance, legal, corporate communication, human resources play together a key role in the company growth.

IBA: Protect, Enhance and Save Lives

IBA is the world leader in particle accelerator technology and designs, produces and markets innovative solutions for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and other serious illnesses, and for industrial applications such as the sterilization of medical devices.

IBA is driven by a mission to Protect, Enhance and Save Lives. IBA’s innovative mindset, dedication to technological and scientific progress and long-standing open relationships with customers and partners make IBA a unique scientific company.

A committed company

IBA believes in a business model that creates shared and long-term value for all its stakeholders:

IBA increases market share and return for its shareholders, improves quality of life for its customers, patients and employees, and contributes to the well-being of the society. All while maintaining and restoring the planet’s health. IBA has integrated this stakeholder approach into its company bylaws.

This vision is operationalized since 2021 by the B-Corp certification, a holistic tool to assess, benchmark and ultimately improve its sustainability journey.

Learn more about IBA and its technologies, download our new corporate brochure or visit our corporate website.

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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