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Nuclear Electrician II or III

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Job Summary

Millstone Power Station in Waterford, CT is seeking a mid or senior level Nuclear Electrician to join the Nuclear Maintenance Team.


This is the second level and third level in a three level job series.  

The position will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidate's education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities.


Nuclear Electrician responsibilities include:
•    Performs electrical work activities associated with the construction, installation and maintenance of electrical equipment and plant systems.
•    Locates faults on electrical installations, determines work to be done and makes necessary repairs. Installs control and switchboard wiring and equipment; operates and maintains complicated electrical equipment.
•    Conducts surveillances on fire equipment, station batteries and other equipment governed by station technical specifications.
•    Verifies that quality-controlled instruments are kept in calibration and are accounted for.
•    Performs work direction functions related to electrical maintenance work to insure compliance with Station Administrative Control Procedures, NRC requirements and technical specifications.
•    Provides input to the Team Leader and Maintenance Support Services for on-line and outage planning activities.
•    Interprets complex wiring diagrams and blueprints.
•    Plans and performs control wiring addition/removal on control circuits which are either energized or in close proximity to other circuits which are energized; modifications to electrical control boards where accuracy and appearance are critical.
•    Reads, interprets and prepares installation write-ups from production plant elementary, schematic, wiring and interconnection diagrams.
•    Performs other duties as requested or assigned.

The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below. 

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Nuclear Electrician II
Possess a minimum of 5 years Naval Nuclear experience in the following discipline; Electrician Mate (EM) which includes successful completion of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion training program
Possess 5 years or more of electrical experience; nuclear industry experience is preferred


Nuclear Electrician III
Possess a minimum of 8 years Naval Nuclear experience in the following discipline; Electrician Mate (EM) which includes successful completion of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion training program
Possess 8 years or more of electrical experience; nuclear industry experience is preferred


Additional KSA's for both levels:

•    Must be qualified and able to perform the responsibilities and tasks of the position to accurately read, interpret, and comply with company/department procedures, provide attention to detail, and to minimize errors. 
•    Capable of working with mechanical tools and working knowledge of plant systems and their functions pertinent to plant administrative requirements. 
•    Position requires maintaining unescorted plant access qualification, maintaining enclosed volume and radiation worker qualifications, maintaining Station Emergency Response Organization (SERO) qualifications, and supporting non-core work schedules (night shift) to support the needs of the plant. 
•    Individual must be able to meet the physical job requirements of this position and support the department's shop on-call responsibilities.


Note:  A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will count as one year toward the year of experience.

Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above.

Education Requirements

High School Diploma or GED is required.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

For Millstone - must meet ANSI N18.1-1971, Section 4.5.3

Working Conditions

Confined spaces Up to 25%
Dust / Grease / Oil 51-75%
Energized Wires Up to 25%
Fumes Up to 25%
Heat Up to 25%
Loud Noise 51-75%
Office Work Environment Up to 25%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Outdoors Up to 25%
Pressurized Lines & Valves Up to 25%
Radiation Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

This job requires recommended test results from the EEI Power Plant Maintenance Selection System (MASS) aptitude test, administered on site during the pre-employment process.To view the practice test, cut and paste the following URL in your browser,


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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

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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1. We Value Team Work
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Safe Work Environment

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.
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