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Waste Engineer - Q Cleared

Job Category: Engineer
Posted on: 06/03/2021 by Edgewater Technical Associates, LLC

CNS Y-12, TN US-Region II (South East)
Address: Oak Ridge
Zip/Postal Code: 37830

Compensation Why is Pay Rate not specified?
Unspecified Wage
Unspecified Per Diem

  • Long Term

Expiration Date 09/01/2021

Job description
Edgewater is seeking qualified candidates for a Waste Engineer opportunity for our customer in Oak Ridge, TN at the Y-12 National Security Complex. Active DOE Q clearance preferred, but will accept qualified candidates that are able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q Clearance


This position shall provide full-time professional and technical support services both in the field and in professional settings to all internal customers (i.e. waste generators and special project teams) as a representative of the Waste Management organization.
This person shall develop waste management plan, sampling and analysis plans, perform characterization activities, determine packaging requirements, field walkdowns, and identify accumulation requirements to ensure compliant storage, transportation, and disposal. 


BA/BS Degree plus 10-20 plus years of direct experience required, or
MA or MS with 10-19 years of experience.
Must have solid background working with RCRA, PCB, asbestos, and DOT regulations, and DOE orders, as they relate to hazardous and radiological waste management. 
Must also have working knowledge of disposal facility waste acceptance criteria/process. 
Y-12 site specific experience is preferred.
Experience in off-site disposition of classified waste and weapon material is preferred.
Active DOE Q clearance preferred, but will accept qualified candidates that are able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q Clearance

If you are interested in being considered for this position and your resume clearly outlines your relevant experience for this position, please follow the application steps via our website (

If your qualifications match our position requirements you will be contacted and provided additional details. Edgewater will not submit your resume without first having detailed discussions with you and obtaining your permission to do so.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Edgewater offers the opportunity to structure benefit packages to best suit your needs.  We offer multiple individual and family benefit options including paid time off, medical, dental, life, vision, and disability insurance, and a pre-tax 401(k) retirement account with Company matching contributions and 100% vesting for eligible participants beginning on DAY 1.  


Edgewater is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected Veterans, or individuals with disabilities.

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Other requirements

10+ years

Security Clearance
DOE Q - Active



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