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Principal Engineer in Chattanooga, TN at Westinghouse Electric Company

Date Posted: 3/19/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 28795BR

Perform complex engineering design and analysis and/or provide technical leadership and project management in design, development, training, performance, and delivery of complex products and services that require integration of project team efforts across multi-functional areas. May act as expert knowledge resource of specific engineering discipline. Provide technical leadership and project oversight of delivery of in-vessel visual examinations in BWR outages. Direct Level II visual examiners in outage duties, prepare outage scope and final reports of performed examinations. Interface with customers and support industry meetings as required.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Provide technical leadership and project oversight of delivery of in-vessel visual examinations in BWR outages.
  • Direct Level II visual examiners in outage duties, prepare outage scope and final reports of performed examinations.
  • Interface with customers and support industry meetings as required.
  • Implement standards contained in Westinghouse “Codes of Business Ethics & Conduct.”
  • Perform engineering design and analysis and propose solutions to complex problems that are not well defined.
  • Identify, define and direct approach for successful resolution of significant technical issues.
  • Coordinate and integrate complex technical projects that encompass multi-functional areas; successfully achieve established budget and schedule requirements.
  • Lead integration and development of major technical descriptions in support of customer proposals.
  • Lead work of other engineers and provide periodic performance feedback to them.
  • Provide appropriate internal/external personnel with periodic updates and recommendations regarding nature and status of work.
  • Identify and support business growth opportunities and present recommendations to management.
  • Develop new or improved products/services utilizing knowledge of economic studies and recent technical developments. Coordinate and/or prepare technical documents for products/services.
  • Instruct, train, and guide personnel on significant technical projects, tasks and activities.
  • Provide specific engineering discipline expert knowledge to peers, vendors and customers. May be required to act as lead technical problem solver within area of specialization.
  • Develop procedures, processes and/or methods for implementing technical requirements.
  • Develop and deliver presentations to communicate status, problem resolution or promote related business products.

May be required to perform any of above responsibilities at U.S. and international customer locations.


Minimum Requirements:

POSITION SPECIFICATIONS
  • Must be proficient in ASME Section XI code as well as BWRVIP Industry Guidelines.
  • Certifiable to Visual Level III discipline.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering/related technical discipline or equivalent.
  • Minimum five years, but typically up to ten or more years, of applicable engineering experience is required.
  • Must demonstrate technical leadership skills and/or project management abilities to effectively define, implement and drive projects / tasks to successful completion.
Why Westinghouse?
Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:
* Safety & Quality First
* Valuing Ethics, Integrity & Diversity
* Passion for Serving Our Customers Globally
* Dedication to Each Other Through Servant Leadership
* Creating Value for Shareholders, Customers and Employees
* Consistently Delivering Our Commitments.

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

Keep in mind that only applications completed and submitted via the Westinghouse Careers website will be considered. You can submit your completed application, and also explore other available options, using the following link: http://www.westinghousenuclear.com/careers/

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Benefits:

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.

Notice:

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.