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Engineer II or Nuclear Engineer III - Licensing

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

The Nuclear Engineer II or III - Licensing position is responsible for working cooperatively with various plant departments and NRC inspectors on regulatory compliance matters involving plant operation, system/equipment performance, operability determinations, regulatory reporting, and eterminations of Technical Specification compliance; ensuring effective communication of emergent compliance issues between plant staff and NRC inspectors; and ensuring issues and questions from the NRC are understood and communicated to appropriate plant staff, and addressed in a timely manner. This position is also responsible for performing specialized licensing duties involving researching, evaluating, and communicating technical and legal information relating to plant design and licensing bases, and regulatory requirements. This person may also assume a position on the plant Emergency Response Organization (ERO) and be required to respond to plant events within 60 minutes.  Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Nuclear Engineer II:

  • Minimum 4  years of related engineering experience
  • Minimum bachelor's or higher ABET-accredited Engineering degree.
  • Operations experience, previous license certification, or previous reactor operator license are preferred
  • Prior experience in Licensing or Regulatory Compliance is preferred, as is familiarity with the NRC regulatory requirements and processes, nuclear industry organizations, experience managing diverse technical issues and organizations, and
    knowledge of regulatory processes.
  • Demonstrated competencies in decision-making
  • Ability to work in a highly stressful, time constraining, regulatory environment and to maintain a professional relationship with regulatory agencies
  • Ability to define problems, collect and analyze data, draw valid conclusions and make decisions, prove decision making skills
  • Knowledge/experience of station operation, maintenance, and design
  • Ability to perform effectively in a multi task environment, demonstrated ability to process information quickly and effectively manage multiple tasks
  • Ability to independently plan and organize work schedule
  • Ability to design and manage projects, strong project planning, organization and management skills, strong leadership skills
  • Ability to interpret codes, regulations and practices
  • Equally effective working independently or in team environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively and develop rapport with internal and external customers, strong conflict resolution skills

 

Nuclear Engineer III:

  • Minimum 6 years of related engineering experience
  • Minimum bachelor's or higher ABET-accredited Engineering degree.
  • Operations experience, previous license certification, or previous reactor operator license are preferred
  • Prior experience in Licensing or Regulatory Compliance is preferred, as is familiarity with the NRC regulatory requirements and processes, nuclear industry organizations, experience managing diverse technical issues and organizations, and
    knowledge of regulatory processes.
  • Demonstrated competencies in decision-making
  • Ability to work in a highly stressful, time constraining, regulatory environment and to maintain a professional relationship with regulatory agencies
  • Ability to define problems, collect and analyze data, draw valid conclusions and make decisions, prove decision making skills
  • Knowledge/experience of station operation, maintenance, and design
  • Ability to perform effectively in a multi task environment, demonstrated ability to process information quickly and effectively manage multiple tasks
  • Ability to independently plan and organize work schedule
  • Ability to design and manage projects, strong project planning, organization and management skills, strong leadership skills
  • Ability to interpret codes, regulations and practices
  • Equally effective working independently or in team environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively and develop rapport with internal and external customers, strong conflict resolution skills
Education Requirements

Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education:
Required Degree (equivalency not accepted in lieu of required degree):
Bachelor
Disciplines:
Required:
Engineering

Education Level: Required: Bachelor , Disciplines: Required: Engineering

REQUIRED ENGINEERING CRITERIA:For placement of a candidate in the Engineer job series, the following criteria must be met:

  • Possess a 4-year engineering degree from an ABET accredited engineering program based on the year that the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or
  • Possess a 4-year engineering degree from an institution outside of the U.S. which is accredited through the country's own engineering accrediting body under the Washington Accord as a full signatory, and is a degree that was recognized by the country's accrediting body on or after the date that full signatory status was achieved, or
  • Possess a 4-year engineering degree from a non-ABET accredited program and a post-graduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was accredited by ABET, or
  • Possess a 4-year degree in Physics, Chemistry or Math and a post-graduate engineering degree from an institution where the undergraduate degree in the same engineering discipline is ABET accredited based on the year the engineering program was accredited by ABET, orHolds or has previously held a valid U.S. Professional Engineer license.
Working Conditions
Cold Up to 25%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Loud Noise Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Outdoors Up to 25%
Radiation Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%
Test Description
No Testing Required

 

Export Control


Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.

 

Other Information


We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here dombenefits.com.

 

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  

 

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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
 
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
 
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
 
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·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·18 states in the US
·100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community


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