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Senior Non-Destructive Assay Engineer
Job Code:2022-ETA-007
Location:Paducah, KY
Duration:Direct Hire

Job Responsibilities:

Position:   Senior Non-Destructive Assay Engineer                 

Division:   E-TAS

Duration:  Direct Hire

Location:  Paducah, KY


Company Description: 

E-TAS Inc. has upcoming opportunity for a Senior Non-Destructive Assay Engineer (Direct Hire) position at our office in Paducah, KY.  Please submit resumes via the web page link below.  


Enterprise Technical Assistance Services, Inc. (E-TAS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Professional Project Services, Inc (Pro2Serve). E-TAS was formed and dedicated to support the Department of Energy (DOE) Portsmouth/Paducah Project Office (PPPO) with technical and management services contributing to the safe and cost effective implementation of the “One PPPO” mission.


The parent company, Pro2Serve, is a nationally recognized environmental, technical, and engineering services firm dedicated to providing critical environmental management services to reduce the Nation’s environmental liabilities and infrastructure engineering services in support of our Nation’s security. We support the energy, defense, and science markets through responsive, cost-effective execution of critical environmental, facilities and infrastructure, and nuclear defense and nonproliferation projects.



Job Description

Under limited supervision, performs Non-Destructive Assay job functions as assigned by management. Typical job responsibilities: assist and support management in ensuring proper completion and documentation of assigned non-destructive testing and analysis in accordance with all applicable requirements. The specific work assignment may include duties or activities that assist and support management in one or more of the following functional areas, in addition to other duties as assigned:

  • Plans, schedules and organizes the work to ensure utilization of employees and compliance with all contract requirements, quality standards and budgetary guidelines
  • Ensures staffing levels of supervised personnel are maintained in a manner which allows the effective execution of the assigned scope of work at all times
  • Instructs employees on the work methods and performance expectations
  • Provides leadership and motivation to subordinate personnel
  • Interface with groups inside and outside the organization, senior management, and auditors
  • May be assigned special projects
  • Responsible for providing direction, training and evaluation of NDA personnel
  • Assists with the development or review/update of various plane, policies or procedures as needed
  • Assists with maintaining positive employee relations
  • Responsible for group supervision and administration
  • May provide presentations to project senior management
  • Assist with the development of executive training and qualification programs NCS personnel
  • Assist in the preparation and implementing of approved NDA program
  • Must be capable of understanding and performing NDA methods and processed
  • May assist with budgetary responsibilities
  • Assists in the preparation of estimates on phases of projects of proposals
  • Perform duties complex in nature
  • Other job related duties as assigned
  • Maintains knowledge of and demonstrates ability to perform work safely in accordance with all approved safety policies, procedures and applicable regulations and performs assigned duties in a safe manner. If supervising others, has responsibility for the safety of those being supervised and ensures they comply with established safety policies and procedures and practice safe work habits
  • Actively participates in Safety Work Groups

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and/or a hard science (e.g. chemistry, mathematics, physics) from an accredited college or university
  • Fifteen years’ experience or advanced degree with 5 years’ experience in NDA, including publications, active participation in national NDA conferences, or conducting NDA training courses
  • Recent working knowledge of gamma and neutron NDA methods typically used to measure uranium holdup in process systems.
  • Recent working knowledge of modeling codes such as MCNP
  • Working knowledge of Quality Assurance and Statistics
  • Experience in supporting DOE operations and designs
  • Knowledgeable of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • Exhibit a high degree of professionalism in the production of deliverables and in interactions with fellow employees and client personnel.


    Preferred Qualifications


  • DOE experience
  • Gaseous diffusion plant experience
  • NRC experience
  • Nuclear facility experience
  • D&D, D&R, S&M project experience


Direct Hire


Federal Government Clearance:

This position may require the ability to obtain a government clearance. This position may require reviews and test for absence of any illegal drugs along with a background investigation by the Federal government in order to obtain an access authorization prior to employment, and may require subsequent reinvestigations may be required.


EEO Employer:

Affirmative Action Employer—M/F/Vet/Disab/LGBT



E-TAS benefits package has been carefully designed to meet the needs of our employees and their families.


These benefits include:

  • Major Medical Plan with Prescription Card, Dental Plan, Vision, and Disability Insurance
  • Retirement Plan 401(k)
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
  • Comprehensive Leave
  • Holidays



Pay Rate:
Please submit salary or hourly rate requirements along with resume or in a cover letter.


Job location:

Paducah, KY area

Please submit resumes via the web page link.


If you meet the above requirements/qualifications, please click the Apply Now button to submit your resume to be considered for this position, as well as added to our national database.  We look forward to talking with candidates who have the requisite skills and experience level.