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Mechanical Engineer - Plant Innovation in Cranberry Township, PA at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 11/15/2018

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Job ID: 28408BR

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 Mechanical Engineer in our Innovation Organization. In this position, an Engineer can expect to be responsible for the following:

• Apply basic engineering knowledge in support of design and analysis of portions of technical products and/or services related to specific routine technical assignments.
• Author and perform routine engineering design evaluations and analyses with guidance
• Prepare appropriate documentation supporting evaluations and analyses with guidance
• Verify simple, routine design evaluations and analyses performed by others, as qualified
• Interface, on a limited basis, with customers, vendors and other internal functional groups on engineering level to obtain information necessary to perform work assignments
• Obtain results and resolve routine technical problems
• Identify and recommend improvements in processes or procedures and innovation projects and assist in implementation
• Identify and assist in development of new technical products, services and/or business opportunities with guidance
• Plan and schedule own work to meet assignment requirements within scheduler and budgetary requirements
• Ensure accuracy and completeness of assigned tasks
• Support agile development, prototyping, and demonstrations within loosely-defined projects.
• Collaborate with peers on test programs and evaluate results.

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. You may search and apply to our additional positions using the following link: .

Minimum Requirements:

The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:

• B.S. in Engineering Required; Mechanical Engineering preferred.
• Experience with 3D models and designs preferred.
• Experience with ANYSYS ADPL and / or Workbench preferred.
• Strong Computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
• Knowledge of the design and operation of pressurized water reactor (PWR) plants preferred.
• Minimum of 1 years of applicable engineering experience preferred.
• Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
• Ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects or tasks.

Opportunities within this organization for individuals who are passionate about discovery, design, development and deployment of new initiatives. Candidates should be driven and self-motivated with strong skills in the following areas:
• Creative, generating new ideas, critical thinking, and problem solving
• Change: Navigate change objectively, challenge the status quo, and willing to take risk intelligently
• Teamwork: integrate perspectives and open to different ideas and opinions


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.