Job title: Quality Assurance Officer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Cape Town
  • Science and Research
Salary type: Annual
Job published: 2019-04-11
Job ID: 32300

Job Description

A well-known government organisation is looking to employ a Quality Assurance Officer to provide technical and regulatory expertise in support of the Radiation Protection and Occupational Health and Safety Programme. To develop, implement and maintain a quality management system and formalised processes in line with the RSHEQ departmental objectives.



  • Matric/ Grade 12 Certificate
  • BSc (hons) Physics/Chemistry or B. Eng in Nuclear engineer or Equivalent
  • 3 yearsexperience in quality management in an occupational radiation safety environment - ISO/IAEA or equivalent
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Radiation Protection and Occupational Health and Safety regulatory framework and relevant international safety standards
  • Compliance auditing experience
  • Ability to draft and revise high level scientific and technical texts
  • Ability to develop and maintain relevant quality management standards for Radiation Protection and Occupational Health and Safety in line with IAEA and regulatory requirements
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, plans and organizes own work in support of achieving the teams goals
  • Valid driverslicence and own transport



  • Develop and maintain quality standards in support of the organisational safety goal
  • Establish Quality Assurance systems, including hazard analyses, identifying control points and preventive measures, monitoring procedures and corrective actions for all facility activities
  • Participate in the development and implementation of safety management processes, policies, procedures and standards to achieve the objectives of the RSHEQ requirements for all facility activities
  • Consults with supervisor/manager and takes decisions in full compliance with the organisational rules and national regulations
  • Ensure technical standards are upheld
  • Conduct internal audits


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