Reactor Engineer

Washington D.C.
Jun 27, 2018
Jun 27, 2018
Full Time

25% or less - 25%

Relocation expenses reimbursed Yes Expenses associated with interview and/or relocation may be paid.

  • This is a Drug Testing position.
  • U.S. Citizenship Required
  • Background investigation leading to a clearance is required for new hires.
  • You must meet the qualifications for this position by no later than 30 calendar days after the closing date of this announcement and before placement in the position.

    In order to qualify for this position, you must have at least one year of specialized experience at the next lower grade level in the Federal Service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position.

    A description of how you possess the specialized experience as well as how you meet the qualifications desired in an ideal candidate should be addressed in your resume.

    The Ideal Candidate will show proof in their resume they can meet the below criteria for the position:

    1. Knowledge of the principles, theories and practices in the field of nuclear engineering with specific knowledge of nuclear power plant design, construction and operation.

    2.Knowledge of power plant systems and procedures, integrated facility operations and control room design.

    3.Knowledge of NRC requirements and standards for operator license examination and industry codes, standards, and practices as applied to the training and evaluation of license operators.

    4. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, in a style that is well organized, clear, and grammatically correct.

    Qualification for 0801 Series:
    Candidate must possess a thorough knowledge of the theories, principles, and practices in a field of engineering as evidenced by a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in engineering, science, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
    Qualification for 1301 Series:
    Candidates must possess a thorough knowledge of the theories, principles, and practices in a field of physical science as evidences by a Bachelor's degree in physical science, engineering, or mathematics that included 24 semester hours in physical science and/or related engineering science such as mechanics, dynamics, properties of materials, and electronics OR equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

    Note: Note: It would be desirable for the applicant for this position to have a background as a licensed operator (senior reactor operator or reactor operator), or an senior reactor operator-certified operations training instructor. In lieu of applicants with this background, an applicant with significant experience as a Shift Technical Advisor may also be considered desirable.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    When the application process is complete, your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the job requirements. You will be rated based on the information provided in your resume and responses to any vacancy questions to determine your level of knowledge, skill and ability related to the job requirements. If you are among the top candidates for this position, your application will be referred to the hiring manager.

    Your responses to the questions and your resume are the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to submit a thorough application package that directly relates to this position.
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