Nuclear Reactor Enginer - Oak Harbor, OH 9/12/2016
Oak Harbor, OH
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY FirstEnergy (NYSE:
FE) is a diversified energy company dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, FirstEnergy comprises one of the nation?s largest investor-owned electric systems based on serving six million customers in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. Our diverse generating fleet features non-emitting nuclear, scrubbed baseload coal, natural gas, and pumped storage hydro and other renewables.
This is an open position with FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. [DBN] The responsibilities for the Nuclear Reactor Engineer includes the following:
- Developing reactivity plans for power maneuvers. - Monitoring reactor core operation and performing applicable testing. - Conducting start-up physics testing. - Supporting / Coordinating new fuel receipt and tracking special nuclear material. - Providing control room support during power changes and responding to control room concerns related to the reactor core operations. - Preparing and reviewing procedures associated with reactor core operation and nuclear fuel management. - Initiating, investigating, and correcting problems within the FENOC Corrective Action Program. - Interfacing with and coordinating activities performed by internal and external engineering organizations and consulting service companies. - Managing and completing assigned activities to support timely implementation of required plant operations. - Interfacing with customers to identify needs and providing engineering solutions to facilitate operational effectiveness. - Working independently as well as in a team environment. - Performing Emergency Response Organization (ERO) duties as assigned.
Qualifications at the Nuclear Engineer III level include:
- Bachelor?s degree in Engineering required. Bachelor?s degree in Nuclear Engineering preferred. - Minimum of 3 years reactor engineering experience in the nuclear industry or 5 years of related professional level engineering experience in a non-nuclear utility industry is required. - Deliver quality, accurate work within established deadlines. - Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to make formal technical presentations to various management levels. - Proficient with Microsoft Office programs, including Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. - Ability to occasionally work back shift or extended hours, based on plant needs. - Must reside within site-specific ERO response time.
At FirstEnergy, employees are key to our success. We depend on their talents to meet the challenges of our changing business environment. We are committed to rewarding individual and team efforts through our total rewards philosophy which includes competitive pay plus incentive compensation, a company-sponsored pension plan, 401(k) savings plan with matching employer contribution, a choice of medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, and life insurance programs, as well as skills development training with tuition reimbursement. Please visit our website at www.firstenergycorp.com to learn more about all of our employee rewards programs. FirstEnergy proudly supports workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Unable to sponsor or transfer H-1B visas at this time.
Safety is a core value for FirstEnergy and is essential to all of our business activities. We ensure employees have the tools, information, and processes to perform their duties in a manner that assures safety for themselves, their co-workers, our customers and the public. Our goals are to provide a safe work environment, to maintain an accident-free, injury-free workplace, and to promote and maintain public safety. To meet these goals, we dedicate ourselves to achieving world-class safety standards. .