Radioprotection engineer

The function

Environment and Mission:

As a radioprotection engineer you will enter a vibrant and inspiring environment where you work together in a Team of talented engineer working on challenging projects in the nuclear sector. 

As an expert in radiation protection and radiological characterization, your mission is to participate in the preparation of bids, studies and projects. They will concern radioprotection issues by performing radiation shielding calculations and the ALARA follow-up of nuclear installations, including interventions on site when needed.

You will work in the Radwaste and Radiation Protection Group (N53C), which is part of the Radwaste and Decommissioning Department involved in many nuclear projects related to radiation protection, radiological characterization and radiation monitoring systems. 

You will gain knowledge about radiation protection codes and characterization methods. Your task will include specifying, ordering and commissioning radiation monitoring systems as well as managing dismantled waste. Last but not least, you will be assisting Doel and Tihange nuclear power plants to answer ONDRAF/NIRAS queries about waste removal forms.

Your profile

You have a completed engineering degree preferably in physics, with a strong will to develop your technical expertise. You have at least 2 years of experience in the nuclear industry and particularly in radiation protection is expected. You speak English as well as either French or Dutch. You are open to gain new competencies as well as to share them



You are highly committed to the development of energy. You are eager to face challenges related to nuclear energy. You have good communication and social skills and find it interesting to take on technical challenges. Within a variety of projects, your expertise makes all the difference. You like to keep learning and help your colleagues. You look beyond your own work and are always there for your team.

What we offer

What can you expect from us?

ALTEN BELGIUM offers a technically challenging environment where your growth is central through the diversity of projects. We believe that as a consultant you never stop learning, which is why we offer you the opportunity to further develop yourself both personally and professionally.

Within our ALTEN Academy we offer trainings that match your ambitions. Our consultants also regularly organize knowledge evenings about new technologies, in which you can take part. Or maybe you would like to organize a knowledge evening yourself with your colleagues? 

If, after the interviews, it turns out that you and ALTEN are a good match, we will immediately offer you a permanent contract. As we expect our consultants to be mobile, we offer you the choice between a lease car or a mobility allowance. In addition, we offer a good salary and a standard net expense allowance. We think it is important that you also have time to relax, that is why we give you 32 days off. You don't have to worry about your pension; we arrange that for you with a non-contributory pension scheme. 

About the organisation


ALTEN ENGINNERING Division is part of ALTEN Benelux and specializes in consultancy in the areas of engineering, life sciences and IT. ALTEN is present in more than 29 countries around the world and offers the opportunity to move abroad while broadening one's knowledge.

Today, our customers are among the most renowned in the country and they offer plenty of challenges. We create an ALTEN community. Indeed, several events are organized throughout the year so that you can meet your colleagues. So apply now to be part of our friendly team !


*** ALTEN BELGIUM is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. ***


Publication date 17/11/2020
Localisation Belgium
Catégorie Consultants Engineering
Recruiter Melissa Giunta
Reference Number AD001764