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Field Engineer - New Graduate in Chattanooga, TN at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 3/29/2018

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Job ID: 27062BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company! Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we’re proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers’ success. If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a New Graduate Field Engineer at our Chattanooga, TN Site.

In this position, a New Graduate Field Engineer can expect to be responsible for the following:
  • Based out of Chattanooga, TN at our BWR Center of Excellence, the Field Service Tooling Engineer will provide engineering knowledge and support to assigned product line in development, maintenance and delivery of tooling for BWR nuclear reactors.
  • Provide innovative and practical repair and maintenance solutions that ensure high quality products in accordance with our customer expectations.
  • Design and develop mechanical and electrical tooling solutions including underwater fixtures and robotics.
  • Interpret BWR assembly drawings and specifications for analysis.
  • Develop and implement maintenance procedures, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA’s) and tooling rigor for associated tooling.
  • Support specific tooling projects including planning, implementing and financial reporting to the business.
  • Support specific field project delivery teams in operation and maintenance of tooling at customer sites as well as maintenance facilities.
  • Support and design customer solutions for field delivery issues.
  • Travel 40-60% of time to both domestic and international sites.
  • Perform general problem solving to unique issues.

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Please know, your application will only be considered if it is completed and submitted via the Westinghouse careers website.
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Minimum Requirements:

The successful candidate will have the following:
- Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering preferred
- New Graduate Engineer Preferred
- 0-2 years related engineering experience.
- Autodesk Inventor 3-D CAD software experience preferred.
- Ability to work without management oversight, (self starter).
- Work in a team atmosphere and interface well with internal and external customers.
- Ability to obtain/maintain Unescorted Site Access including drug screening processes.
- Ability to achieve Customer 1st or Six Sigma certification.
- Knowledge of welding design, structural analysis, and fabrication.
- Knowledge of the ASME / AWS codes.
- Flexibility to work in dynamic work environment with changing issues and customer demands.
- Demonstrated ability to resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning


Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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