Nuclear Engineer Job Description Sample
The Nuclear Science and Engineering (NSE) Division is seeking a nuclear engineer to perform analyses and design of advanced nuclear systems and technologies. The selected individual will primarily investigate the performance of advanced nuclear reactors with respect to reactor physics, thermal-hydraulics, safety, and fuel cycle. The selected individual will make use of advanced modeling and simulation tools as well as develop new computational approach to perform the required analyses. As part of the job, the selected individual will prepare reports and papers as well as present results at conferences and meetings.
Advanced knowledge of reactor physics theory and neutronics codes;
Knowledge of nuclear engineering principles, theories, and practices for the design and analysis of reactor systems;
Ability to work independently as well as in a team;
Skills in the use of computers and in the analysis of computational results, in the clear and effective documentation and communication of results.
Skills in the conception, design, and evaluation of innovative approaches and solutions to quantitative problems;
Knowledge of fluid flow and heat transfer for nuclear system applications and reactor safety analyses;
Knowledge in modeling and analyzing transients of reactor systems.
Experience with DIF3D, REBUS or MCNP;
Knowledge of fast reactor systems or molten salt reactor systems;
Experience with code Verification and Validation.
RD2 level: The required levels of knowledge and skills are typically achieved through formal training in engineering or physics on the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level with three or more years of relevant work experience.
As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, Argonne National Laboratory is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that fosters collaborative scientific discovery and innovation. In support of this commitment, Argonne encourages minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply for employment. Argonne considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship status, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Where is this position located?
U.S. Department of Energy
National Nuclear Security Administration
Deputy Administrator for Naval Reactors (NA-30)
1240 Isaac Hull Avenue, SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20376
Naval Reactors Mission:
Provide the Nation with safe, effective, and affordable nuclear propulsion plants and ensure their continued safe and reliable operation through lifetime support, research and development, design, construction, specification, certification, testing, maintenance, and ultimate disposal.
National Nuclear Security Administration Demonstration Project
This position is covered by the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Demonstration Project. The NN-04 pay band is equivalent to the GS-14-15 grade levels. This position is at the full performance level.
For more information on the NNSA Demonstration Project and Pay Band/Salary Tables, contact the HR Consultant listed on this vacancy announcement.
A relocation or recruitment incentive may be offered to a highly qualified candidate.
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As a Nuclear Engineer, you will:
Serve as a subject matter expert for the research, development, design, acquisition, specification, construction, inspection, installation, certification, testing, overhaul, refueling, operating practices and procedures, maintenance, supply support, and ultimate disposition of naval nuclear propulsion plants.
Provide engineering advice, guidance and assistance to program offices or site managers on the interpretation and application of technical requirements and policies, evaluation of modifications and/or alternative approaches, and corrective actions as required.
Develop internal policy guidance and other documents which may lead to changes in policy or program direction.
Participate in a technical advisory capacity and represent the interests and position of the office in meetings, panels, and conference with other federal agencies, state agencies, national laboratories, contractors, and/or other stakeholders to present briefings/speeches, evaluate and assess technical research and development reports and plans, and present issues, problems, impacts, and solutions.
Participate on ad-hoc teams comprised of other engineers in the government and the private sector in conducting broad policy studies.
Provide oversight and coordinate with diverse entities such as organizations within the Navy, Department of Defense, Department of Energy, reactor plant design laboratories, and shipyards.
Perform a variety of duties associated with Naval Nuclear Propulsion work, including (but not limited to): VIRGINIA Class Submarines/UK Technology Exchange, Commissioned Submarines, Advanced Submarines, Prototype/MTS Ship Operations, Reactor Refueling, Reactor Engineering, Surface Ship Systems, Instrumentation and Control, Reactor Plant Components/Auxiliary Equipment, New Ship Designs, Surface Ship Propulsion, Advanced Technology, Nuclear Technology, Reactor Materials, Nuclear Components, Regulatory Affairs, Shipyard Matters, and/or Reactor Safety.
Occasional travel - 4-6 times per year
Who May Apply This job is open to… •Merit Promotion Eligibles
Current Federal Employees (with Competitive Status)
Current Federal Employees Eligible under an Interchange Agreement
Former Federal Employees Eligible for Reinstatement
CTAP / ICTAP
Veterans eligible for VRA, VEOA
30% Disabled Veterans
Individuals with Disabilities (Schedule A)
Certain Military Spouses
Questions? This job is open to 5 groups.
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0840 Nuclear Engineering
Help Requirements Conditions of Employment
Must be a U.S. Citizen.
This employer participates in the e-Verify program.
Males must be registered with the Selective Service, if applicable.
GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR EMPLOYMENT
The position is covered under the DOE Drug-Free Workplace Order 343.1. The tentative selectee must test negative prior to final selection for this position and will be subject to random testing thereafter.
This position requires you to obtain and maintain a DOE 'Q' level security clearance/access authorization.
Subject to Financial Disclosure OGE Form 450.
IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC. WE WILL NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE.
A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent at the GS-13 level (or equivalent) grade level in the Federal service. Experience should include:
- Professional knowledge and application of the theories, principles, practices, and techniques of nuclear, electrical, chemical, and mechanical engineering applicable to the full range of engineering duties concerned with the administration, management, planning, and evaluation of contractor activities involving health and safety precautions, propulsion plant design changes and ship construction.
Your application and resume should demonstrate that you possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs). You are NOT required to provide a separate narrative response. Rather, your resume must describe how your past experience demonstrates the following KSAs.
1.Mastery of advanced engineering concepts, practices, and principles of naval nuclear propulsion engineering.
2.High level knowledge of naval nuclear propulsion engineering aspects, other than assigned specialty area.
3.Extensive knowledge of naval nuclear propulsion engineering.
4.Detailed knowledge of related fields such as mechanical, electrical and chemical engineering and physics.
5.High level skill in managing technical programs and resources.
6.Detailed knowledge of, and ability to apply, administrative and fiscal policies, and procedures and practices.
"Experience" refers to paid and unpaid experience. Examples of qualifying unpaid experience may include: volunteer work done through National Service programs (such as Peace Corps and AmeriCorps); as well as work for other community-based philanthropic and social organizations. Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills; and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Time-In-Grade/Band: Current federal employees must meet time-in-grade/time-in-band requirements to be eligible for consideration.
CTAP/ICTAP Candidates: To be considered "well qualified", you must meet all of the requirements as described in this section.
You must meet all qualification and eligibility requirements by the closing date of the announcement.
BASIC REQUIREMENTS FOR ENGINEER:
- Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Engineering OR
- Successful completion of a curriculum leading to a bachelor's degree in an appropriate professional field, provided you have had at least 1 year of professional engineering experience acquired under professional engineering supervision and guidance. OR
- Successful completion of at least 60 semester hours of courses in the physical, mathematical, and engineering sciences and in engineering that included the courses specified in the basic requirements. The courses must be fully acceptable toward meeting the requirements of a professional engineering curriculum. OR
- Current registration as a Professional Engineer by any State, the District of Columbia, Guam, or Puerto Rico allows eligibility only if your registration is within or closely related to nuclear engineering.
EDUCATION: You must provide transcripts to support your educational claims. Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the US Department of Education.
Foreign education must be reviewed by an organization recognized by the US Department of Education. Foreign education special instructions: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus/forrecoq.html .
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Nuclear Engineer III - Electrical Engineer
Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.
Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.
Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company's commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.
Customer Support - Nuclear Engineer
Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Customer Services DF & PD
Requisition Number: 226254
Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-New Kensington
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 15%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.
The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.
For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/digital-factory.htm
The Customer Support - Nuclear Engineer works to support customers in both the nuclear sector and commercial sector. The select candidate will provide nuclear engineering support to the (Nuclear) Service Project Manager, Proposal team, and other Customer Service functions. This role will report to the New Kensington Sales Support Manager and will be a vital part of supporting the Siemens Industry Inc Large Drives customers.
Provide technical engineering support for the nuclear sector during specific to break/fix, outages and customer upgrade situations
Provide technical data to the proposal team for customer proposals.
Support the Nuclear Service Project Manager on all technical aspects of the projects and customer interactions
Interact with various technical resources with Siemens, customers and vendors.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience
Bachelor Degree in Engineering
Proficiency working in a Nuclear Engineering support role
Proven customer support experience
Customer focused with the ability to adapt/respond to different customer needs
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage time effectively
Excellent communication and presentation skills
10% travel based on customer requested meetings and support
Preferred Knowledge/Skills and Experience
2+ years field service engineering
2+ service years sales quote development
2+ years electrical engineering
2+ years nuclear experience
Variable frequency drives experience
Nuclear Surety Engineer 4
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe.
We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Nuclear surety Engineer 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.
This position is responsible for the planning and coordinating preparation of project documentation, such as engineering drawings, production specifications and schedules, and contract modifications, to ensure customer contract requirements are met. Reviews contract to determine documentation required for each phase of project, applying knowledge of engineering and manufacturing processes.
Analyzes proposed changes of product design to determine effect on overall product and system. Coordinates modification records for management control. Establishes change orders and prepares for change authorization and documentation by company and subcontractor. Reviews and analyzes released engineering change data and coordinates changes with engineering, quality, support, manufacturing, and engineering data control activities.
Job Duties: Conduct technical nuclear surety analyses, nuclear certification assessments, and risk& vulnerability analyses to evaluate compliance with nuclear surety requirements.
This includes safety/security evaluations of the design, operation, and maintenance of electrical, mechanical, communication, data systems, handling, nuclear command & control, and software. Perform analyses (e.g., FMEA, Fault Tree, Threat Vector Analyses, etc.) to demonstrate compliance and identify design changes. Document the results of the analyses and take the document through formal review.
Support IPTs in the development of their design to ensure compliance with nuclear surety standards. Present technical results of the analyses to internal and external customers. Perform as an independent contributor to determine and perform the required analyses.
Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 9 years of experience in Nuclear Surety Engineering
Master's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 7 years of experience in Nuclear Surety Engineering.
9 years of experience working with Nuclear Surety policy and processes in a DoD or contracting environment
Current DoD Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance
Experience conducting Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA).
Good verbal and interpersonal skills required to work closely with teammates, stakeholders (Air Force Safety Center, Nuclear Weapons Center, National Security Agency, etc.) and customers.
Technical experience evaluating and/or developing nuclear certified hardware and software
Familiarity with interoperability certification processes and agencies like AFSIT and JITC
Knowledge and experience with evolving nuclear surety policy on supply chain risks associated with complex logic-bearing devices and use of commercial-off-the-shelf hardware and software products in nuclear certified applications
Familiarity with nuclear certified software IV&V and NSCCA processes and tools
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.
For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Senior Nuclear Engineer
Full-time customer-site position as the Senior Nuclear Engineer supporting a high-profile US Government customer. Responsibilities will include generating WMD analytical products. We need a motivated expert who can work hand-in-hand with multi-disciplinary teams excited by solving problems in inventive ways.
Perform weapons of mass destruction (WMD) (e.g., chemical, biological, radiological, and primarily nuclear) analysis to develop innovative collection concepts
Extensive lab-based experience with nuclear forensics
Interface with academia, DoD, national labs and the Intelligence Community to address WMD issues
Independently develop procedures/tradecraft for more junior personnel
Write reports detailing methods, results, and impacts to assigned WMD issues
10 years of total professional experience
Master's degree in engineering, science, or equivalent experience
Extensive demonstrated knowledge/experience with weapons of mass destruction (e.g., chemical, biological, radiological and particularly nuclear) collection and analysis
Experience creating WMD-related reports based upon the resulting work/accomplishments
Published WMD reports and/or authored new procedures/methods to create innovative approaches to solve complex WMD issues
Significant current experience (i.e., within last 2 years) in WMD-related work
- PhD degree in engineering, science, or equivalent experience
To be qualified, candidate must be a US Citizen and have an active TS/SCI Clearance with CI Poly.
Radiant Solutions has an immediate opening for a Senior Nuclear Engineer in our Reston, VA location (1 day/wk in Charlottesville, Virginia). This is a full-time customer-site position providing support to a US Government agency.
Maxar Technologies Ltd. (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) is a leading global provider of advanced space technology solutions for commercial and government markets including satellites, Earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics. As a trusted partner, Maxar Technologies provides unmatched end-to-end advanced systems capabilities and integrated solutions expertise to help our customers anticipate and address their most complex mission critical challenges with confidence. With more than 6,500 employees in 21 locations, the Maxar Technologies portfolio of commercial space brands includes SSL, MDA, DigitalGlobe and Radiant Solutions. Every day, millions of people rely on Maxar Technologies to communicate, share information and data, and deliver insights that empower a better world. Maxar trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange as MAXR. For more information visit www.maxar.com.
Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most. Our purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. No company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, and HumanGeo are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems. Radiant Solutions is divided into three mission areas: Sensor and Ground Modernization, Data to Insight and Agile Intelligence.
Radiant Solutions offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance. Radiant Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
To be qualified, candidate must be a US Citizen and have an active TS/SCI Clearance with a CI Poly.
Nuclear Rapid Response Engineer
Requisition ID: 20141
NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.
Position Specific Description
We are hiring a Nuclear Rapid Response Engineer for our Duane Arnold Nuclear Site. Please review the Job Duties & Responsibilities for insight into the position. Nuclear Specific
Bachelor's Electrical Engineering with two (2+) years' experience
NextEra Energy was ranked No. 1 overall among electric and gas utilities on Fortune's 2018 list of the "Most Admired Companies" for the 11th time in 12 years, and ranked among the top 20 companies worldwide across all industries for innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility and long-term investment value. NextEra Energy also was recently ranked among Forbes' list of America's Best Employers for Diversity.
This job is responsible for the performance of activities that support engineering operations and project completion. Employees in this role conduct engineering root cause analysis and develop cost effective countermeasures. Individuals also perform engineering fundamental activities to support operations.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Performs engineering/analytical tasks to develop reliable, cost effective recommendations
Uses advanced computer models to develop and study solution feasibility
Prepares engineering documentation and assists with technical support for licensing and other regulatory proceedings
Ensures procured materials and services meet engineering specifications
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
High School Grad / GED
Bachelor's - Engineering
Nuclear Experience: 0+ years
Certified Professional Engineer (PE)
Associate To Senior Engineer Nuclear (Component Elec/Mech)
Requisition ID: 43841
Job Function/Category: Engineering
Employment Type: Exempt Full Time
This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey. PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy
Provide Instrumentation and Controls (I&C) (relays, power supplies, recorders, controllers, transmitters, circuit cards, etc.) components / programs technical direction and administrative reviews of procedures, 50.59 reviews and technical evaluations. Respond to management inquiries and provide responses to key stakeholders, audits and reviews. Review and give appropriate prioritization to work backlog and ensure that component health plans are maintained and effectively drive component health maintenance and improvements. Implement Equipment Reliability Initiatives, including motivating the correct behaviors to promote results-oriented Equipment Reliability and support Plant Outages.
Major Job Duties/Responsibilities- Station's focal point to increase component reliability and performance, reduce operating and maintenance costs and maintain compliance with plant design basis and regulatory requirements when applicable. Provide technical expertise during the identification, investigation, and resolution of off normal equipment conditions to ensure safe plant operations and preserve equipment design margins. Monitor, trend, and assess component performance using predictive maintenance technologies to improve equipment reliability. Participate in on-line work week meetings, develop equipment matrices for outage scoping, and provide technical support for complex troubleshooting activities. Develop repair plans for components, support long term asset management strategies, initiate design changes to improve plant operations, review failure analyses, perform causal evaluations, and provide technical oversight during vendor refurbishments. Support developing major equipment maintenance windows as project coordinators. Component engineering will also manage the preventative maintenance basis for components and optimizing the program based on as-found conditions. This individual has ultimate responsibility to ensure that these Components for PSEG Nuclear meet or exceed all regulatory requirements and are achieving / approaching industry best practice.
- BS Degree in Engineering, with 0 - 10 years of engineering experience.
- Must possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Ability to support shift work during refueling outage, forced outages, and access industrial areas of nuclear power plant.
- Ability to gain unescorted access to a nuclear power plant.
- The candidate will need to demonstrate flexibility with changing priorities and adaptive ways of doing business.
- 5+ years of Nuclear Power Plant experience
- BS Degree in Electrical Engineering
- A specific component level expertise in relays, power supplies, recorders, controllers, transmitters, circuit cards, etc. and/or I&C systems.
- Ability to manage projects and /or external vendors.
- Familiar with INPO AP-913 (Equipment reliability at Nuclear Power Stations) and AP928 (Work Management Process).
- Previous RO/SRO license/SRO cert is a plus.
As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.
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Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position at any time during the selection process
Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legal protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics included, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in locations where PSEG employs individuals.
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Nuclear S9G Engineer
General Dynamics is the world's foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company's industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S.
Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.
General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Candidates must complete a comprehensive Qualification Program for Shift Test Engineer (STE). This involves passing: 1) Extensive classroom training and written examinations; 2) Completing shipboard training; 3) NAVSEA administered written examination; 4) EB administered oral examination. Approximate time for training before qualification as STE is 18 - 20 months after obtaining security clearance.
After qualification the STE directs reactor plant testing for his/her assigned shift (position does require various shift work, including overtime, weekends and the possibility of holidays). This includes direction of Ship's Force, RadCon, Trades, Inspection, and Test Technician personnel. The qualified STE ensures testing and operations involving the reactor plant are performed safely and in accordance with NAVSEA 0989-028-5000, Manual for the Control of Testing and Plant Conditions
BS in Engineering is required.
Must have, or have had recently, a red badge/secret clearance
Naval nuclear experience preferred
Physical QualificationsClimbing, Color Vision, Crawling, Kneeling, Light Lifting, Pulling, Pushing, Reaching, Stooping, TwistingEnvironmental AttributesCold, Dry, Dusty, Fumes, Hot, Inside, Noise, Oily, Outside, Wet
Nuclear Steam Turbine Controls Senior Engineer
Nuclear Steam Turbine Controls Senior Engineer
GE Oil & Gas
Posted 7/9/2018 12:54:41 PM
Job Function: Engineering/Technology
Business Segment: Oil & Gas Measurement & Controls
Location(s): United States; Colorado; Longmont
Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world's first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.
BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.
With operations in over 120 countries, the company's global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.
Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter @BHGECo, or visit us at BHGE.com.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
The Nuclear Steam Turbine Controls Senior Engineer will develop experience based customer relationships, leading engineered solutions & upgrade projects that provide customer value & ROI that exceed that of our competition. You will also work to develop process improvements & provide guidance to customers to solve complex engineering controls.
You will provide feedback to developers/designers to improve the product quality & effectiveness. You will lead development of custom solutions.
This position requires solid knowledge and experience with electrical and mechanical control systems for steam turbines, in addition to strong project management and customer communication skills. This individual will:
In the role of Nuclear Steam Turbine Controls Senior Engineer, you will:
Provide engineering support for retrofit control systems for nuclear steam turbines, under the overall management responsibility of the project manager. Be accountable for project deliverables, customer CTQ compliance, on-time schedule execution and team performance
Provide the same support for Fossil Steam Turbines as needed
Apply electrical and mechanical engineering principles to analyse, propose, design, test, and troubleshoot steam turbine control systems
Review contract documentation and customer specifications for technical impact
Be responsible for technical review and response to customer specifications. Provides support to commercial / sales organization to interpret requirements and define responses in proposals and Tables of Compliance
Provide mentoring, direction and leadership to junior team members
Provides support and guidance to business teams for development of new processes and products
Design systems for interface to existing turbine control equipment, and evaluate all system components, requirements, and interactions
Be responsible to regularly review and update Quality Management System processes and documents
Be responsible to coordinate and lead technical design reviews of projects and to update and archive all required documentation
Apply knowledge of industry practices and international standards to produce high-quality and cost-effective designs
Support customer meetings, factory acceptance testing, and installation and commissioning of control systems
Frequently interact with customers and suppliers
Demonstrated expertise in technical problem resolution, especially in regard to operating nuclear power plants.
Support streamlining of engineering processes and business growth
Bachelor's Degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) from an accredited college or university
Minimum 5 years of experience with steam turbine, power plant, and/or power application with turbine-generator control systems
Ability to serve dual roles as Controls Engineer and/or Project Engineer as needed
Knowledge and experience with electrical and mechanical control systems for steam turbines
Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously in a matrix management environment
Proficient in the use of PC software applications
Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving ability and adept at communicating with several levels of the organization
Strong influence, facilitation, and interpersonal skills
Green Belt certified (GE employees only)
Detailed knowledge of GE processes and business practices (GE employees only)
Strong process discipline with sound analytical and statistical skills
Strong customer service mindset
Support restructuring of the ST team to be more productive
Support smooth transitions and lead the group through team member attritions
Familiarity with non-GE turbines or non-GE control systems
Experience in interfacing with all levels of GE internal and external customers (GE employees only)
10 years BWR or PWR nuclear power plant experience including a detailed understanding of nuclear power application with turbine-generator control systems
Detailed familiarity with nuclear quality requirements
Experience with CANDU nuclear plants
Locations: United States; Colorado; Longmont
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.
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