Fuel Rod Design Senior Engineer

Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania
29 Oct 2016
17 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
JobID :   23302BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company!  Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we're proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers' success.  If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

In this position, a Fuel Rod Design Engineer can expect to work as part of a team including but not limited to:
1. Participating in training and obtain qualifications in the Fuel Rod Design functional areas.
2. Performing general Fuel Rod Design work such as calculations that confirm that fuel rods generate and transfer heat to the reactor coolant system while preventing the release of fission byproducts and departure from nucleate boiling (DNB), that provide initial (pre-transient) fuel rod conditions as input to downstream safety analyses, and that support special projects.
3. Addressing emergent issues related to Fuel Rod Design and interface with our customer base to support safe operation of their plants.
4. Supporting general Fuel Rod Design code, procedure and methods development and updates.
5. Following and understanding our standard Fuel Rod Design methodology manuals as well as our internal processes and procedures to produce error free work.

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Job Requirements
The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:
  • 0-8 Years of Experience (New Grad to Senior Engineer)
  • BS in Nuclear Engineering, AND/OR Mechanical Engineering or Material Science with a nuclear focus or nuclear certificate
  • Fuel rod design experience is preferred
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Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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