Similar Jobs

View More

Senior Spent Fuel Analyst 5/24/2018

Battelle Energy Alliance Idaho Falls, ID

Location
Idaho Falls, ID
AJE Ref #
581918901
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
12100
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Masters Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY
JOB INFORMATION

Job Title: Senior Spent Fuel Analyst Level 5/Level 6
Grade: 240/250
Org: Fuel Cycle Science & Technology
Contact: Brenda.Maiersr@inl.gov
Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (Town - Work Schedule 9x80s)

-------------------------

MISSION/VISION STATEMENT


Leading Nuclear Energy and Research Technology

MISSION: Discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure.

VISION: INL will change the world's energy future and secure our critical infrastructure.


-------------------------

RESPONSIBILITIES

Idaho National Laboratory is seeking a senior engineer to contribute to its used fuel program. The position requires in-depth knowledge of used/spent fuel generation, characterization, and modelling and analysis. In addition, an understanding of spent fuel facilities (e.g., independent spent fuel storage installations, spent fuel pools, canister/cask handling procedures), technologies (e.g., canister and cask closure options, drying technologies, repair/mitigation alternatives), and canister and cask design system design and licensing is highly desirable. In addition, project management and large team leadership is highly preferred. Previous NRC or DOE licensing experience with a focus on criticality analysis is preferred. Finally, an understanding of the current DOE-managed and commercial spent fuel management system, including the utility, vendor, and Federal roles, is preferred.

You will be expected to contribute expertise to a broad range of spent fuel related projects, including but not limited to: DOE-NEs Spent Fuel and Waste Disposition program, DOE-EMs Technology Development activities, and industry/vendor collaborations. You will publish work in various customer-required reports as well as peer-reviewed journal publications. In addition, you will be involved in the preparation, peer review, and delivery of program plans, oral presentations, and other activities related to INL spent fuel programs and projects. You are expected to work effectively both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team. You will take direction from other team members and peers and provide input in a constructive manner, even under pressures and tight deadlines.

-------------------------

PhD in Nuclear Engineering, Physics, or related discipline and 6 years relevant experience, alternately MS in same plus at least 8 years relevant experience. Requires S&E Committee approval.


SELECTIVE SERVICE REQUIREMENTS


To be eligible for employment at INL males between ages 18 and 25 must register (or must have registered) with the Selective Service System (SSS). This includes U.S. born and naturalized citizens, parolees, undocumented immigrants, legal permanent residents, asylum seekers, refugees, and all males with visas of any kind which expired more than 30 days ago. The few individuals who are exempt from this requirement are those on current non-immigrant visas. For more information see www.sss.gov.

-------------------------

EMPLOYEE JOB FUNCTIONS


Employee Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job position which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant's ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.

Intermittent repetitive work, Typing/keyboard, Working 8 hrs./day, Overtime/irregular hours, Working alone.

-------------------------

PLEASE APPLY BEFORE:


07/11/2018 (Midnight MST).

-------------------------



ENVIRONMENTAL, SAFETY AND HEALTH STATEMENT

Must be familiar with, and comply with all relevant health and safety requirements. Must be knowledgeable of emergency action policies and procedures, methods for reporting/resolving work practices or conditions to available cognizant professionals.

-------------------------
OTHER INFORMATION

When applying to positions please provide a resume and answer all questions on the following screens. Applicants, who fail to provide a resume or answer the questions, may be deemed ineligible for consideration.

-------------------------
INL OVERVIEW

INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 4,300 scientists, researchers and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and develop technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security and environmental missions.

-------------------------
THE IDAHO FALLS AREA

Idaho Falls is conveniently situated near many national treasures such as Yellowstone National Park, Teton National Park, Jackson, WY, etc. For more information about the area, please visit www.visitidahofalls.com and www.visitidaho.org.


-------------------------
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.


-------------------------

Overview

Idaho National Laboratory is one of the U.S. Department of Energy’s 17 national laboratories. With roughly 4,000 scientists, engineers and support personnel, the lab also stands as one of Idaho’s largest employers. At INL’s three primary facility areas – the Advanced Test Reactor Complex, Materials and Fuels Complex, and Research and Education Campus – researchers perform work in support of DOE’s mission to “discover the solutions to power and secure America’s future.” More specifically, INL is the nation’s leading center of nuclear energy research and development. Day-to-day management and operation of the laboratory is the responsibility of Battelle Energy Alliance.

Company Size:
1,001-5,000 Employees
Industry
Technology
Founded:
1949
Social Media:
Headquarters:
2525 Fremont Avenue
Idaho Falls, ID 83415

View Larger Map