Job Req ID:  3629
Date:  Jul 11, 2024
Tradebe Site:  Home Based, Tradebe Albuquerque

US Albuquerque, NM, US, 87107

Department:  Operations
Business Line:  Environmental Services & Global Functions

Director of Radioactive Services


Tradebe Environmental Services is a global leader in environmental services with US Headquarters in Merrillville, IN. Tradebe was founded in 1984 with the vision of helping industrial and chemical companies manage the increasing complexity of the waste they generate, ensuring safety for the people and the environment. Today, we continue to innovate and evolve as we maintain our firm commitment to propelling the circular economy and creating a more sustainable world. We actively contribute by managing all kinds of environmental liabilities in a safe and sustainable manner, focusing on reusing or recycling raw materials and energy, and being dedicated to meeting our customers' environmental goals. In the United States, Tradebe Environmental Services has 30 sites and serves customers from a broad range of markets, from petrochemicals to aerospace and hospitals, with unparalleled safety and quality standards.

This position can be based anywhere in the United States and will require frequent travel.

The Opportunity


Tradebe is looking for a Director of Radioactive Operations to oversee and drive the profitability and growth of our Radioactive Line of Business (LOB). This role encompasses P&L management, business development, fieldwork oversight, and client consulting. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in enhancing operational efficiencies, exploring sustainable solutions, and fostering vendor relationships.

Key Job Responsibilities


  • Oversee the financial performance of Radioactive LOB, ensuring profitability and growth
  • Collaborate with the sales team to identify and pursue new business opportunities
  • Perform and supervise technical fieldwork and manage fieldwork crews
  • Provide expert consulting services in relation to radioactive waste to clients across the United States
  • Conduct site visits, assessments, and radiation surveys to understand and address client needs
  • Aid in the preparation and completion of requests for bids and proposals
  • Manage radioactive recycling and processing activities, focusing on improving efficiencies and business margins
  • Identify and implement new, sustainable outlets for managing radioactive materials



  • Bachelor’s degree in Health Physics, Physics, Nuclear Engineering or related field required
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in radiological materials management. 
  • Experience as a Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) is preferred
  • Ability to perform fieldwork as needed; experience with radiometric measuring devices is required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to present and articulate the organizational value proposition effectively
  • Willingness and ability to travel extensively within the United States to support the sales team and provide technical expertise

Why Tradebe is Right for You!


  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Student loan repayment assistance
  • Medical (including telehealth), dental and vision
  • 401k Retirement  match
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA)
  • Health savings accounts (HSA)
  • Agency paid, basic life and AD&D insurance
  • Career ladders, professional development, and promotion opportunities
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Great work environment and culture
  • And MORE!


Tradebe is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.