Nuclear Engineer Principal

Posted 3 weeks ago by NextEra Energy
Jupiter, FL
Application ends: March 1, 2023
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Job Description

**Nuclear Engineer Principal**

**Date:** Dec 29, 2022

**Location(s):** Jupiter, FL, US, 33478

**Company:** NextEra Energy

**Requisition ID:** 69017

is America’s largest electric company, providing clean, affordable, and reliable electricity to more than 12 million people in Florida. We operate one of the cleanest power generation fleets in the U.S. and our reliability is among the best in the nation. Our goal is to achieve Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 by expanding our solar capacity, increasing battery storage and bringing new renewable energy opportunities to Florida, while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in becoming a game-changer in the energy industry? Join our world-class team today!

**Position Specific Description**

+ Performs or oversees PWR core design and reload safety analyses including RSAC/core physics calculations, NDR calculations, LOCA and non-LOCA analyses.

+ Familiar with core reload process and analysis requirements.

+ Acts as a consultant to management on PWR core design, safety analyses, and plant operations issues.

+ Performs advanced engineering tasks or other special projects requiring original concepts, a high level of experience and expertise necessary for the operation of the nuclear units.

+ Works independently, performs engineering tasks with little or no precedence.

+ Initiates, evaluates, and/or dispositions Conditions Reports, as required.

+ Process vendor documents such as NSALs, Information Notices, Technical Bulletins, etc.

+ Performs 10 CFR 50.59 screening and evaluations.

+ Develop and improve automation tools for standardization and error-reduction.

+ Has the ability to apply nuclear industry standards and regulations to new situations.

+ Has management skill for facilitation of team actions for problem-solving including conflict resolution to ensure progress.

**Job Overview**

This job is responsible for developing technical recommendations to support complex nuclear projects and operations. Employees in this role perform advanced engineering activity and analysis that lead to the development of innovative concepts. Individuals participate in the development of new solutions involves the study of engineering principles, selection of areas for investigation, working through opportunities within scope, and communicating research findings. The successful candidate is responsible for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating assignments.

**Job Duties & Responsibilities**

+ Works independently to perform engineering tasks with little or no precedence

+ Provides technical consultation to management

+ Applies nuclear industry standards and regulations to solve new problems and address situations

+ Manages project teams toward solutions using leadership prowess, problem solving, and conflict resolution techniques

+ Represents supervisor interests and serves in a backup capacity when necessary

+ Serves as technical liaison within and outside business unit

+ Performs other job-related duties as assigned

**Required Qualifications**

+ Bachelor’s – Engineering

+ Experience: 12+ years

+ Nuclear Experience: 8+ years

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Master’s – Engineering

+ Certified Professional Engineer (PE)

**Special Requirements**

Nuclear Specific Requirements:

+ Engineering or related experience: 12+ years

**Employee Group:** Exempt

**Employee Type:** Full Time

**Job Category:** Engineering

**Organization:** Florida Power & Light Company

**Relocation Provided:** Yes, if applicable

**Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.**

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