Nuclear Power Plant

Engineer, Sr (Nuc)

Company: Entergy Post Date: 4/2/2019 9:19 AM
Location: Killona, Louisiana Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 4/2/2019 Projected End Date: 4/16/2019
Job Description

Design Engineering is the design authority and owner of the design bases- Safety Analysis, which resides in the Design Engineering department, is responsible for the engineering activities related to the safety analysis described in the site’s FSAR Chapter 15.  Design integrity of the site’s safety analyses is maintained through effective configuration control of design output documents (i.e., specifications, calculations, drawings, test requirements, and procedures).


  • Maintain the the site’s safety accident analysis design and licensing basis.
  • Review plant  design modifications for safety analysis impact.
  • Provide technical support to operations, maintenance, engineering, and other site organizations which are related to or impacted by the safety analysis design basis.
  • Support safe, reliable operation by identifying and effectively resolving safety analysis issues via the corrective action and work management processes.
  • Develop safety analysis engineering products in accordance with defined standards and procedures.
  • Support and coordinate with core and fuel design engineers, site design engineers and others as necessary to support the Reload process and/or to resolve safety analysis issues.
  • Serve on outage engineering support teams as assigned. Attend training and maintain qualifications necessary to perform required group functions. Act as design authority for the site.

Minimum education required of the position

  • B.S. Degree in 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.)
  • Desired: B.S. Degree in Nuclear Engineering

Minimum experience required of the position

  • 2 - 5 years experience in nuclear power design, operations, or equivalent, depending upon engineering level.
  • Desired: 5+ years’ experience in Reactor Engineering, Safety Analysis, or Fuel Engineering


Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Experience in site or corporate Licensing organizations. Good to excellent communication skills and experience / proficiency in PC use and applications, depending on Engineering level.

Desired: Proficiency in computer codes GOTHIC and RADTRAD 


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.


Please note: Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment in this position.  Entergy will not sponsor candidates for work visas for this position.

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