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Grid Operator C in Columbia, SC at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 1/30/2018

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Job ID: 26639BR

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 Grid Operator C in our department.

In this position, a Grid Operator C can expect to be responsible for the following:

1. Work from route cards, operating procedures, and instructions from Supervisor.
2. Assemble stamped and formed components and picture frame material, in accordance with instructions, prescribed procedures and drawings.
3. Weld grid corners and test for quality of the weld.
4. Adjust welding equipment to meet quality requirements.
5. Clean braze assembly fixtures, apply stop-off and brazing compound to grid assembly and spider components using prescribed procedures.
6. Inspect grid assembly, picture frames and spider components for proper alignment, clearance and overall dimensions.
7. Inspect and make necessary corrections to ensure proper interior dimensions and perpendicularity.
8. Using Dewalt grinders, grind grid assembly corners to specified angle and dimensions.
9. Inspect grid cells for pitch and/or perpendicularity using the co-ordinate measuring machine and correct any misalignment in the prescribed manner.
10. Finish exterior surface of grid and spider using grinders per prescribed procedures.
11. Bead blast exterior surfaces of grid assemblies, spider components and top nozzle springs.
12. Weld inserts into grid assembly and ream inserts to meet quality requirements using drill press per prescribed procedures and drawings.
13. Set alignment of inner mixing vanes and/or outer vanes, guide tabs and springs.
14. Inspect grid assembly and spider components for quality of workmanship throughout fabrication, using visual checks and gauges.
15. Repair grid assemblies and spider components at any required point of fabrication.
16. Maintain equipment and leave work area in a clean and orderly condition.
17. Adhere to accountability, criticality, safety, security, and hygiene procedures.
18. Perform traceability function as required.

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

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Minimum Requirements:

The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:

  • High School Diploma/GED required.
  • 2+ years manufacturing experience required.


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.


Employment opportunities for positions in the United States may require use of information which is subject to the export control regulations of the United States. Hiring decisions for such positions are required by law to be made in compliance with these regulations. Applicants for employment opportunities in other countries must be able to meet the comparable export control requirements of that country and of the United States.