Entergy Sr Engineer, NSSS Systems and Components (Nuc) in St. Francisville, Louisiana
Date: Apr 17, 2017
Location: St. Francisville, LA, US
Primary Location: Louisiana-St. Francisville
Job Function :Engineer
MRV Minimum Salary :$88,000.00
MRV Maximum Salary :$132,000.00
FLSA Status :Professional
Relocation Option: Approved in accordance with the Entergy guidelines
Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings :1.00
Req ID: 69903
Travel Percentage :Up to 25%
Responsible for providing technical leadership for the site through optimization and reliability of mechanical systems and equipment, proactive identification and resolution of plant issues, and technical assistance to the Operations and Maintenance departments. Responsible for design engineering of new NSSS mechanical systems before and during the construction and turnover of a new Entergy Nuclear plant. Evaluates and selects optimum design alternatives.
System ownership / engagement / advocacy / prioritization for deficiency resolution leading to high levels of equipment reliability. Proactive performance monitoring, trending and system walk downs for assigned systems.
Use and sharing of Operating Experience (EN Fleet and industry). Work planning and prioritization (including long-range planning and life-cycle management).
Prioritize / establish action plans to address deficiencies on assigned systems via the corrective action and work management processes. Interface with Maintenance and Operations for cost effective maintenance strategies on assigned systems.
Support Maintenance and Operations in system troubleshooting and provide system / discipline expertise for troubleshooting significant events or complex plant problems.
Support changes in assigned system configuration/design and design basis. Develop engineering products in accordance with defined standards and procedures.
Participate in project teams for critical on-line system outages or refueling outages. Serve on outage engineering support teams as assigned.
Minimum education required of the position
B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering or other closely related scientific discipline / physical science generally associated with power plant operations, or equivalent work experience (equivalent experience is defined as demonstrated success at the Engineer / Technical Specialist level.)
Minimum experience required of the position
2 - 5 years experience in nuclear power plant engineering, maintenance, operations or equivalent.
Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Technical proficiency as subject matter expert in NSSS mechanical systems at nuclear power plants. Outstanding communication and change management skills.
Desired knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Proficient in performing & analyzing using the VOTES Infinity test systems for AOV & MOV.
Proficient in Causal Analysis related to all valve types
Proficient in NRC GL 89-10 and GL 96-05 Motor Operated Valve requirements.
Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position
Desired: SRO license or certification on a PWR or BWR; Professional Engineering license.
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Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
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