Carrières bij NRG.

NRG is the sole nuclear service provider in the Netherlands. Our customers include major international companies. Our motive is to ensure a renewable energy supply, a cleaner environment and better health. Our business is to provide specialized, technical services in the areas of risk, safety and optimization of business operations in the nuclear, oil and gas and petrochemical sectors. We are leaders in the field of Nuclear Data analysis for research and innovation for many nuclear applications. Further international development is one of our key ambitions. Our offices are located in Arnhem and Petten. The team is based in Petten.

Are you interested in working as a physicist in a high-tech environment? If so, apply to work at NRG as a:


Perform neutronics computations and analyses in close contact with internal and external customers.

Examples include:
- Nuclear safety analyses for new and existing irradiation facilities in the High Flux Reactor;
- Pre- and post-irradiation calculations for irradiation experiments;
- Isotope yield calculations;
- Design and optimisation of irradiation facilities;
- Neutron activation and inventory calculations;
- Shielding analyses;

- Carry out research for both commercial and government funded research programmes;
- Take overall responsibility for projects;
- Broaden and deepen the knowledge and quality of the team;
- Develop new research and innovation proposals supporting the company and team strategy;
- Contribute to the team strategy within your area(s) of expertise;
- Develop a network and maintain contacts with clients, both internal and external.

You have:

-An academic degree;
-Technical background in neutronics and reactor physics;
-Preferably, you have recently obtained, or will obtain in the near future, a PhD degree in neutronics (MCNP or Serpent) and reactor physics methods.

You are:
-Focused on quality;
-A team player;
-Good in developing and maintaining a network in your field of knowledge;
-Structured and organized.

What do we offer?

- Competitive salary, depending on education and work experience;
- Temporary employment of one year, with a view to extension;
- 6.3% year-end bonus and 8% holiday allowance;
- At least 27 holidays and 12 flex days at full-time employment;
- Allowance for travel expenses for commuting by private vehicle or public transport;
- Opportunities to develop yourself and grow in your career.

Information and application

Does this position appeal to you? If so, you can apply directly via our website The closure date is the 15th of March 2019. Do you have further questions? Take a look at our website or contact Ed Komen (, Computational Physics for Solutions, unit Research & Innovation.

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