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Nuclear Worker

Date: Feb 20, 2019

Location: Hancocks Bridge, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  53798 

Job Function/Category:  Laborers 

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.



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


1.   Perform and document radiological surveys such as: area and
     contact dose rates, airborne radioactive containment and
     surface contamination in conjunction with decontamination
     work, waste shipment and processing of protective clothing.

2.   Perform routine duties associated with area and equipment
     decontamination, processing of protective clothing and
     radioactive material disposal.

3.   Perform routine duties associated with radioactive waste

4.   Perform decontamination and operational checks of radiation
     protection instruments and equipment.

5.   Clean internal and external surfaces (buildings, structures
     and equipment) using "blast finishing" equipment or with
     brush, scrapers, chipping guns and solvents and apply
     protective and finish coatings such as oil, latex base
     paints, red lead other primers, tar and asphalt base paints,
     grease using brushes, spray guns or similar equipment.

6.   Operate power equipment such as: hacksaws, drills, grinders,
     hammers, small pipe and bolt threading machine and other
     equipment of this type.

7.   Move and handle equipment, materials and supplies.

8.   Install and remove all types of scaffolding 30 feet or less
     in height.

9.   Install, fabricate, remove, replace and make repairs to
     thermal insulation and lagging.

10.  Set up temporary safety barriers and protective screening
     around work areas.

11.  Install, check, test, repair and remove temporary power and
     light as required, up to 120 volts.

12.  Perform simple rigging.

13.  Operate overhead gantry cranes (i.e. turbine, polar cranes, 

14.  Install penetration seals.

15.  Install and repair floor and ceiling tiles, roofs, office
     furniture and door hardware.

16.  Maintain shop and work location in a neat and orderly

17.  Learn the approved methods of artificial respiration.

18.  Operate forklifts, Company passenger cars and pick-up trucks
     or equivalent.

19.  Perform other similar or less skilled work.


Must meet the Company's "General Requirements”; and, in addition:

1.  Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.

2. Must demonstrate:
   a.   The ability to follow simple instructions and
        carry out routine assignments.

   b.   An aptitude for mechanical work.

   c.   Keen faculties of observation.
3.   Must be able to qualify for an auto driver's license to
     operate vehicles in the State of New Jersey.


**This position will be assigned to either a day or shift schedule and 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.

This site ( is strictly for candidates who are not currently PSEG employees. PSEG employees must apply for jobs internally through empower which can be accessed through the mypseg homepage by clicking on the employee center tab, then under the empower header, choose careers.

Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position at any time during the selection process.

Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to Part 810-Controlled Information.  Under the law, the Company is limited in who it can share this information with and in certain circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization before the Company can share this information.  Accordingly, if the position does require access to this information, you must complete a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition if an offer is made.  If there is a need for specific authorization, due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an offer.

Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment, including the hiring process, based on any legal protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics included, 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.

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