Principal Engineer - Salem Power Uprate

Date: Feb 27, 2024

Location: Hancock's Bridge, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition: 76918

PSEG Company: PSEG Power    

Salary Range: $ 114,500 - $ 188,100 

Incentive: PIP 15%   

Work Location Category: Hybrid  

 

PSEG operates under a Flexible Work Model where flexible work is offered when job requirements allow. In support of this model, roles have been categorized into one of four work location categories: onsite roles, hybrid roles that are a blend of onsite and remote work, remote local roles that are primarily home-based but require some level of purpose-driven in-person interaction and living within a commutable distance, and remote non-local roles that can be effectively performed remotely with the ability to work in approved states.

PSEG offers a unique experience to our more than 12,000 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development that come with being a Fortune 500 company, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another you might typically associate with a small business. Our focus on combatting climate change through clean energy technology, our new net zero climate vision for 2030 and enhanced commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion; and supporting the communities we serve make this a particularly exciting time to join PSEG.

Job Summary

The Engineering Services (ES) Engineer reports to the Engineering Services Manager Plant/Design to provide technical support for the Power Uprate Project for Salem Units 1 and 2 to achieve project scope, schedule, budget and safety goals consistent with Nuclear and Station goals and regulatory requirements.

We are hiring for multiple positions.  Candidate will be considered for the following areas of focus based on experience.

Job Responsibilities

Nuclear Steam Supply System (NSSS) Engineer  (Position Disciplines:  Design,  System, Controls,  Safety Analysis):  Engineers will perform the following responsibilities in support of the project portfolio:

  • Fulfill Lead Responsible Engineers role for all required plant modifications and be accountable for the design “cradle to grave”.
  • Interface with the project stakeholders including OPS, Chemistry WM, Maintenance, engineering programs, Fire Department, Emergency Preparedness, Licensing and Environmental
  • Manage technical teams of suppliers
  • Perform Owners Acceptance Reviews for Design analysis, modification package, procurement specifications
  • Establish system performance requirements for Factory Acceptance Testing and Modification Acceptance Testing
  • Comply with regulatory requirements including 50.59, License Amendment Request preparation and any required supporting analysis.
  • Provide field support during modifications walkdowns, installation and testing
  • Support plant safety analysis

 

Balance Of Plant (BOP) Engineer (Position Disciplines: Commissioning, System,  Design,  Thermal Performance,  Turbine, Generator):   Engineers will perform the following responsibilities in support of the project portfolio:

  • Assess the required scope of work and exploring various alternative solutions
  • Sponsor plant mods through the plant approval process
  • Fulfill the role of the system lead engineers for all required modifications
  • Ensure adequate systems integration and fulfilling the role of plant systems subject matter experts
  • Support required Preventive maintenance and Surveillance Program
  • Identify Critical Spare parts
  • Support Operations and Maintenance technical procedural changes aspects.
  • Prepare and/or support factory and plant startup testing

Job Specific Qualifications

REQUIRED:

  • BS Degree in Mechanical, Civil or Chemical Engineering or related technical degree with 13 years performing related Engineering work in a nuclear or related industry (including experience in specific discipline)
  • Work effectively with a team to achieve team goals.
  • Support or manage large-scale plant modifications.
  • Independently multi-task and resolve conflicting priorities.
  • Demonstrated Communication and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated project management skills including Microsoft product usage (Excel, Word, Power Point).
  • Must meet and maintain Nuclear's requirements for unescorted site access.

DESIRED:

  • Project Management experience and/or certification
  • Prior power uprate experience
  • Design Engineering - configuration control qualification
  • System engineering/test engineer experience and/or qualification
  • Experience in PWR NSSS design and operational safety analysis and limitations
  • PWR SRO license or Certification
  • PE license

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PSEG is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legally protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics include race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in locations where PSEG employs individuals.

 

As an employee of PSEG you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.

 

For all roles, PSEG’s drug and alcohol testing program includes pre-employment testing, testing for cause, and post-incident/accident testing. For employees in federally regulated roles (including positions covered by USDOT, PHMSA, or NRC regulations), this also includes random testing. Although numerous states throughout the country have legalized marijuana/cannabis products recreationally and/or medically, it is prohibited for employees in federally regulated roles. Employees who are hired or transfer into a federally regulated role are subject to drug and alcohol testing, inclusive of marijuana. Please note that the use of CBD products may result in a positive drug test for THC/Marijuana and such use is not a legitimate medical explanation for such a positive result.

 

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