ATR Programs Operations Training Instructor-Nationwide job 6/13/2018

Battelle Energy Alliance Nationwide

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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
High School Diploma or GED



Job Title: ATR Programs Operations Training Instructor Level 2/Level 3
Grade: 170/190
Org: ATR Training
Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (ATR Site - 4x10s Work Schedule)



Empowering the Nation's Energy Future

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.



Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is seeking an Advanced Test Reactor (ATR) Programs Operations Training Instructor. Utilizing highly specialized operational and technical knowledge and experience, you will develop and implement DOE Order and company compliant Systematic Approach to Training (SAT) based facility specific training and qualification programs for ATR Programs. You will instruct Operations and Operations Support personnel in the theory and operation of Nuclear Facilities including the Advanced Test Reactor (A TR), Advanced Test Reactor Critical (ATRC) and the Nuclear Material Inspection and Storage Facility (NMIS) in settings that include classroom, on the job training and the ATR reactor simulator.

You will take work direction from and be accountable to the A TR Programs Operations Training Manager. These programs are equivalent to both licensed and non-licensed training programs in the commercial nuclear power industry.


BS degree plus 2 years relevant experience or a MS degree plus 1 year relevant experience or 10 years relevant education/experience in lieu of degree.

This position requires current or prior Operator qualification at ATR or on ATR Simulator or Pressurized Water Reactor or equivalent reactor (including US Navy Nuclear Field Qualified Operator - All Rates).


Must meet the requirements of DOE Order 426.2, Personnel Selection, Training, Qualification, and Certification Requirements for Nuclear Facilities:
1) High School Diploma.
2) Experience consistent with the material being presented.
3) Instructors who are responsible for instruction on subjects such as TSRs, reactor operating principles and characteristics, and control manipulations for the ATR shall have received senior reactor operator (or equivalent) training.
4) Instructors who provide instruction on the reactor simulator to certified personnel shall hold or have held a senior reactor operator certification for a similar Category A reactor plant (or equivalent), or have been certified on the reactor facility simulator.
5) Instructors who are responsible for instruction on subjects such as TSRs , reactor operating principles and characteristics, and control manipulations for the ATRC shall have received have received senior reactor operator (or equivalent) training.
6) Instructors who are responsible for instruction on subjects such as TSRs for ATR, NMIS and ATRC shall receive training on facility operating characteristics and principles, and operating limits (Safety Limits, Limiting Control Settings, and Limiting Conditions for Operation) and their bases.
7) Instructors will have demonstrated knowledge of instructional techniques through training or experience and be qualified by the Training Manager (or equivalent) for the material being presented. Special Requirements and/or Training:
This position requires excellent communication and facilitation skills for interacting with department staff, nuclear facility personnel, and management.
Must be a US Citizen. Must be able to obtain and maintain a US DOE L-clearance.


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



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.

Prolonged standing, Fine motor control (hands), Visually demanding work, Speech discrimination, Ability to hear audio alarms, Typing/keyboard, Working 8 hrs./day.



August 31, 2018 (Midnight MST).



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.


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 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.


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 and


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.

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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.

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