Monday , January 30 2023

Duke Energy Jobs For Nuclear Engineer III

Website Duke Energy Corporation

Job Description:

Nuclear Engineer III is the intermediate level of the Engineering classification hierarchy. Employees at this level solve more complex problems in engineering areas of specialization with general supervision. Incumbents are expected to develop advanced skills and the ability to work with greater independence. They effectively apply fundamental concepts and procedures to work that is fairly complex and varied.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides engineering/technical expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis, and resolution of problems of increasing scope and complexity.
  • Contributes to team decision-making in the accomplishment of business goals and objectives through effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities; deals with changing priorities and differing situations and makes decision that may affect the work of the team.
  • Prepares thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations, and sketches related to well-defined problems and analysis of increasing scope and complexity.
  • Conducts engineering related studies.
  • Completes routine engineering projects with minimal oversight with increasing ability to independently manage project schedules and interfaces.
  • Displays increasing competency to troubleshoot, operate and maintain systems with moderate impact on existing systems.
  • Possesses and applies the fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures, proficient in technical and analytical competencies.
  • Develops positive working relationships to effectively coordinate work activities.
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills. Maintains accurate records and files.
  • Supports the company’s goals and represents the company positively and professionally.
  • Performs a variety of tasks as a Qualified Reactor Engineer such as estimating control rod position and boron concentration for a load follow maneuver, developing fuel assembly move sequences, calculating shutdown margin and Estimated Critical Position (ECP)/Estimated Critical Boron (ECB) values, and performing reactor startup activities, Zero Power Physics Testing (ZPPT), and Power Escalation testing.
  • Supports extended shift hours during refueling or maintenance outages
  • Accommodates emergent work and effectively multi-tasks while keeping supervisor informed.

Job Requirements:

  • Additional hours expected as workload/business need requires including during outage periods
  • This position will be required to have Emergency Response Organization (ERO) responsibilities which could include callouts with a defined response time to the site and an on-call duty rotation requiring the employee to be Fit for Duty.
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • Professional Engineer license
  • Required to wear personal protective equipment (hardhat, safety glasses, fall protection, etc.) as neede
  • 6 years of related engineering work experience
  • Must qualify and meet requirements for nuclear site Unescorted Access/Security clearance

Job Details:

Company: Duke Energy Corporation

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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