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Recruitment for a Senior Post Doctoral Fellow
(Fixed Term Researcher)
(J-PARC Center)

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    1. Number of employees

      Researcher 1 person

    2. Recruitment Field

      Development of Lead-bismuth Eutectic Spallation Target for J-PARC Transmutation Experimental Facility
      Proton beam irradiation data of structural materials for Accelerator-driven Transmutation System under lead-bismuth flowing is important to design the systems, and should be taken systematically. In this research program, we call for a senior post doctorial fellow who will engaged in the study to develop a lead-bismuth eutectic spallation target, which will be installed to J-PARC Transmutation Experimental Facility for taking such irradiation data, through thermal hydraulics analyses, etc. He/she also will carry out investigation on properties of lead-bismuth target in proton irradiation conditions.

    3. Division assigned to

      Target Technology Development Section
      Nuclear Transmutation Division, J-PARC Center
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency

    4. Place of employment (tentative)

      Japan Atomic Energy Agency
      2-4 Shirakata, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki 319-1195, Japan

    5. Salary, etc…

      Commensurate salary with the applicant’s work experience, Social Insurance, Commutation allowance, Institute family residence and bachelor’s dormitory are available.

    6. Terms of employment

      Contract term: One year
      (The contract term can be extended up to five years upon annual review of research achievements.)
      Should you achieve outstanding results during your temporary employment, you could be offered a position as permanent Staff.

    7. Holiday

      Weekend (Saturday and Sunday), National holidays, Year-end holidays, Paid holidays

    8. Qualification requirements

      (1) Having a Ph.D.degree.

      (2) In principle, work experience as a postdoctoral fellow (at least for one year) or equivalent skills are required.

    9. Necessary documents and application procedures

      (1) Curriculum vitae (use JAEA form) (PDF, WORD)

      (2) Document of the results at major (use JAEA form) (PDF, WORD)

      (3) Certificate of Ph.D Degree

      (4) Certificate of completion of courses (for Bachelor, Master, PhD, respectively)

      (5) University’s transcript (for Bachelor, Master, PhD, respectively).

      (6) Research career history (with A4 free format)

      (7) List of publications in which your name is underlined, and Copies of major papers

    10. Deadline for submission of application

      January, 18, 2017 (Wed)

    11. Address of submission of application

      Personnel Section,
      Personnel Department,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency,
      2-4 Shirakata, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki 319-1195, Japan
      (Mark “Application documents for recruitment of a Senior Post Doctoral Fellow” in red on the envelope)

    12. Document examination

      Examinees will be decided based on the review of application documents. Review result will be informed by a letter. Application documents will not be returned.

    13. Recruitment examination

      (1) Examination of research achievement (Oral presentation using PowerPoint file and Q&A)

      (2) Oral examination/Interview

    14. Date of recruitment examination (planned)

      February, 2017

    15. Place for Recruitment Examination (planned)

      Nuclear Science Research Institute,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency,
      2-4 Shirakata, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki 319-1195, Japan

    16. Result of Recruitment Examination

      The result will be announced by a letter after the recruitment examination.

    17. Date of adoption (tentatively)

      April 1, 2017

    18. Travel Expenses

      We will pay travel expenses for the recruitment examination according to the JAEA’s provision.
      Detailed information will be provided the candidates.

    19. Reference

      Personnel Section,
      Personnel Department,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency
      TEL:+81-29-282-6030 FAX:+81-29-282-5819
      E-Mail: jinji-saiyogenkaken11@jaea.go.jp

      (Reference related to the recruitment field)
      Toshinobu Sasa, Section Leader,
      Target Technology Development Section,
      Nuclear Transmutation Division, J-PARC Center,
      Japan Atomic Energy Agency
      TEL: +81-29- 284-5364 FAX: +81-29-284-5671
      E-Mail: jinji-saiyogenkaken11@jaea.go.jp

    20. Points to note

      (1) Applicants who pass the document examination are supposed to submit medical certificate taken within 6 months (including height, weight, eyesight, urinalysis, chest X-ray).

      (2) Candidates without Japanese Nationality are required to have the certificate of eligibility by the date of adoption in order to obtain a work permit in Japan.

    21. Treatment of personal information

      Submitted personal information will be used for recruitment. Personal information of employee will be used for employment control. Other personal information will be scrapped 1 year later.