Saturday , April 1 2023

TVA Careers – System Engineer Electrical

Website Tennessee Valley Authority

Job Description:

Provides electrical technical interpretations of design requirements as they apply to the maintenance and operation of electrical nuclear plant systems. Provides engineering recommendations and alternatives for solving operational problems involving system and component performance. Serves as the primary plant contact and is responsible for assigned electrical systems. Develops solutions and engineering options to support safe, reliable and efficient system operation. Develops and performs tests to demonstrate that electrical design requirements and specifications are met for modified systems. Performs work which involves conventional systems engineering practice but may include a variety of complex features such as conflicting design requirements and difficult coordination requirements. Work requires a broad knowledge of system precedents and performance as well as an extensive knowledge of principles of instrumentation and control theory and electrical principles.

Job Responsibilities:

May supervise or coordinate the work of multidiscipline engineers, technicians, and others who assist in specific assignments.

Job Requirements:

  • Coordination/Facilitation skills
  • Communication skills
  • Technical writing skills
  • Equipment Failure analysis
  • 10CFR50.59 reviews
  • Root Cause analysis
  • System Operation
  • Industry codes/standards
  • Operability Evaluations
  • Electrical Auxiliary and Control Power Principles Plant Control system knowledge

Qualification & Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or other related engineering degrees from an accredited curriculum, plus appropriate continuing education. Licensed Professional Engineer desirable. Membership in professional and technical societies is desirable. Must be able to obtain and maintain unescorted nuclear plant access and S-3 and S-4 medical qualifications when applicable. Must have demonstrated proficiency in electrical engineering as evidenced by completion of Engineering Graduate Progression Plan or equivalent post engineering graduate education and experience. Must be able and willing to assume “on-call” rotational assignments which may include 24 hour-a-day, 7 day-a-week availability. Must be willing and medically able to work rotating shifts and maximum overtime permitted by TVAN procedures during peak periods. Must be able and willing to travel to plant locations as required when performing assigned tasks and, as necessary, to be temporarily assigned to a field location.

Job Details:

Company: Tennessee Valley Authority

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Decatur, AL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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