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Engineer II/Nuclear Engineer III-Electrical Design Millstone Power Station

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 Engineering department at Millstone Nuclear Power Station is looking for an Engineer II and/or III.  The candidate will fill a position in the Design Engineering Department and will be responsible for the design and implementation of plant modification to electrical and I&C systems. Position(s) will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidate’s education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities. This position will include design, evaluation, repair, and construction of plant Protection and Control Systems and Electrical systems.  The position requires knowledge of analog and digital control schemes, software quality assurance, and configuration management practices.  Experience with the design and performance requirements of motors, relays, breakers, and other components in low and medium voltage systems is highly desirable.  Additional duties and abilities will include:

1. Develop design change packages to provide for engineered plant improvements and solutions to operations and maintenance problems which ensure long-term equipment reliability.  This position also requires engagement and intrusiveness with implementing personnel and operations throughout the installation phases.
2. Prepare/amend/revise calculations in support of station engineering products.
3. Provide routine technical support for design-related issues in construction, maintenance, and operations which may include the development of engineering technical evaluations and solutions.
4. Provide technical expertise and engineering leadership in troubleshooting and supporting power plant Programmable Electronic Control Systems (e.g. Distributed Control Systems “DCS” and Programmable Logic Controller systems “PLC” problems, by providing consultation, inspection, programming, testing recommendations, as well as the review of work scopes, bids, and vendor reports.
5. Provide technical support in the development and review of specifications, work scopes, bids, test procedures, alarm response procedures, commissioning plans, and vendor reports.
6. Ensure compliance with regulatory, industry, and various program requirements.
7. Provide technical expertise and support for power generation and auxiliary power systems, particularly related to systems with interface to a Programmable Electronic Control System and including the integration of digital devices and protective relays for electrical power systems.
8. Perform due diligence for plant acquisition and support for evaluation of control systems for new plant construction.
9. Provide planned and forced outage support.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Engineer II - 3+ years of Engineering experience with an ABET-accredited engineering degree.

Nuclear Engineer III - 5+ years Engineering experience with an ABET-accredited engineering degree..

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities for both positions:
Full knowledge of engineering theories and principles. Skilled in use of advanced techniques and modification and extension of theories, precepts and practices of the field and related sciences and disciplines. Strong leadership skills with proven ability to serve as team project lead. Provide guidance to less experienced engineers. Strong oral and written communication skills (includes technical writing). Strong personal computer skills. Ability to think analytically and solve complex problems. Ability to interpret codes, regulations and practices. In depth knowledge of various computer applications, with the ability to manipulate personal computer applications and perform engineering calculations using applicable software programs (e.g. Matlab, Excel, etc.) Equally effective working independently or in team environment. Proven decision making skills. Ability to process information quickly and effectively manage multiple tasks. Strong planning, organizational and project management skills.

Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications.
The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications.

Education Requirements

Required Degree (equivalency not accepted in lieu of required degree):
Bachelor
Required:
Engineering

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, or Holds or has previously held a valid Professional Engineer license.

Depending on functional responsibilities and location of position, must review ANS 3.1 12/79, ANSI N18.1-1971 or ANSI/ANS 3.1-1993 and DOM QA-1 as appropriate.

Working Conditions
Confined spaces Up to 25%
Dust / Grease / Oil Up to 25%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Fumes 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%
Cold 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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·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
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·$100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
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