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Nuclear Worker (Temporary-Summer Placement) Interest Posting

Date: May 21, 2019

Location: Hancocks Bridge, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  55036 

Job Function/Category:  Interest Posting - Preplacement Tests 

Employment Type:  Non-Exempt Full Time 

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey.  PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy.


PSEG 'Interest Posting' for Future Temporary Nuclear Worker-Summer Placement


Job Description:

Performs work required in the preservation and maintenance of the Nuclear Department buildings, structures and equipment



  • Perform and document radiological surveys such as: area and contact dose rates, airborne radioactive and surface contamination in conjunction with decontamination work, waste shipment and processing of protective clothing.
  • Perform routine duties associated with area and equipment decontamination, processing of protective clothing and radioactive material disposal.
  • Perform routine duties associated with radioactive waste shipments.
  • Perform decontamination and operational checks of radiation protection instruments and equipment.
  • Clean internal and external surfaces (buildings, structures and equipment) using “blast finishing” equipment or with brush, scraper, chipping guns and solvents and apply protective and finish coatings such as oil and latex paints, primers, tar, asphalt base paints, grease using brushes, spray guns or similar equipment.
  • Operate power equipment such as: hacksaws, drills, grinders, hammers, small pipe and bolt threading machine and other equipment of this type.
  • Move and handle equipment and supplies.
  • Install and move all types of scaffolding 30 feet or less in height.
  • Install, fabricate, remove, replace and make repairs to thermal insulation and lagging.
  • Set up temporary safety barriers and protective screening around work areas.
  • Install, check, test, repair and remove temporary power and light as required, up to 120 volts.
  • Perform simple rigging.
  • Install penetration seals.
  • Operate overhead gantry cranes (turbine, polar cranes, etc.)
  • Install and repair floor and ceiling tiles, roofs, office furniture and door hardware.
  • Operate forklifts, Company passenger cars and pick-up trucks or equivalent.
  • Maintain shop and work location in a neat and orderly condition.
  • Learn approved method of Artificial Respiration.
  • Assist other Nuclear Departments where unskilled labor is required.
  • Perform other similar duties of the occupational group.
  • Current students at Williamson Trade School
  • Must meet the Company's “General Requirements”, and in addition:
  • Must demonstrate an aptitude for mechanical work
  • Must demonstrate the ability to follow simple instructions and carry out routine assignments
  • Because the job requires driving to company locations and off-site assignments and events, must possess a valid driver's license with a safe and satisfactory driver history

**This position will be assigned to Hope Creek or Salem.



As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, 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.

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