Engineer I - Electrical (Nuclear Engineering)
Date:May 24, 2019
Location:WATERFORD, CT, US, 6385
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This position does not offer relocation assistance.
The Nuclear Engineering department at Millstone Nuclear Power Station is looking for an Electrical Engineer I. The candidate will fill a position in the Engineering Department, possible positions: Systems, Design and Calculations.
The primary area of focus will be electrical systems engineering in support of operating Millstone Units 2 & 3. Specific duties are position-dependent but include monitoring and trending of electrical system health, preparation of engineering technical evaluations, maintains and develop calculations, and development of design changes. The candidate will work in a broad range of Electrical Power and I&C issues both on the component and system level.
Candidates will be expected to have or gain familiarity with nuclear power plant design, including the Electrical Distribution System and or the Instrumentation and Control Systems at the station. A Training program will be provided for the new candidate to obtain a required basic level of knowledge for understanding, plant design basis, operations, maintenances as well as work planning structure, including normal and emergency operating procedures.
Entry or developmental level position providing engineering support in designated company area, or specific engineering discipline. Performs engineering calculations, analysis, research and design. Under direction of supervisor or work leader, performs routine assignments designed to develop professional engineering work knowledge, gain familiarity with techniques, approaches, practices and the nature of engineering systems, equipment, etc. and to develop the ability to apply fundamental engineering principles and techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out sequence of related engineering tasks. Limited exercise of judgment is required on details of work and in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
Candidate must hold a 4 year degree from accredited Engineering program - BS Electrical Engineering (other related disciplines may be considered)
0-2 years of experience in Engineering.
Basic knowledge of engineering concepts, fundamentals and theory.
Oral and written communication skills (includes technical writing).
Effective decision making skills.
Computer skills and application of software programs.
Analytical and abstract thinking skills.
Problem solving skills.
Ability to learn to apply engineering theories and concepts to complex problems.
Ability to interpret codes, regulations and practices.
Ability to develop effective planning, project and organization skills.
Ability to develop project management skills and to handle multiple tasks.
Ability to work within a team environment.
REQUIRED ENGINEERING CRITERIA: For placement of a candidate in the Engineer job series, the following criteria must be met:
Possess a 4-year engineering degree from an ABET accredited engineering program based on the year that the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or
Possess a 4-year engineering degree from an institution outside of the U.S. which is accredited through the country's own engineering accrediting body under the Washington Accord as a full signatory, and is a degree that was recognized by the country's accrediting body on or after the date that full signatory status was achieved, or
Possess a 4-year engineering degree from a non-ABET accredited program and a post-graduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or
Possess a 4-year degree in Physics, Chemistry or Math and a post-graduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or
Holds or has previously held a valid U.S. Professional Engineer license.
Cold Up to 25%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Radiation Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%
No Testing Required
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