Engineer, III - Senior Lead | Design & Programs Engineering

Date: Jan 24, 2019

Location: Buchanan, NY, US

Company: Entergy

Provides technical support related to nuclear power plant design and operation. Focuses on supporting day-to-day issues as well as maintaining related programs.


  • Provides technical information concerning program performance requirements and bases, compliance status, and related industry operating experience to support site Engineering, Operations and Maintenance personnel.
  • Focuses on identifying potential problems through condition-based monitoring of program equipment and PM optimization through feedback from Maintenance personnel and component PM reviews.
  • Develops, plans and coordinates special projects, corrective action plans, and improvement programs to address component problems or regulatory sensitive issues.
  • Supports Maintenance and Operations in component troubleshooting and provides component/discipline expertise for troubleshooting significant events or complex plant problems.
  • Supports changes in assigned component configuration/design and associated design basis.
  • Serves on outage engineering support teams.
  • Attends training and maintains qualifications necessary to perform required group functions.
  • Ensures fleet lessons are learned and good practices implemented.

Minimum education required of the position
B.S. Degree in Engineering or other closely related scientific discipline/physical science generally associated with power plant operations or equivalent work experience (equivalent experience defined as demonstrated success at the engineer/technical specialist level.)

Minimum experience required of the position

  • Engineer III: 3 - 4 years experience in nuclear power design, operations, or equivalent, depending upon engineering level
  • Sr. Engineer: 4 - 5 years experience in nuclear design, operations, or equivalent, depending upon engineering level
  • Sr. Engineer Lead: 5 - 7 years experience in nuclear design, operations, or equivalent, depending upon engineering level

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Good to excellent communication skills. Experience / proficiency in PC use and applications, depending upon engineering level.


Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position
Desired: SRO license or certification on a PWR or BWR; Professional Engineering license.

Primary Location: New York-Buchanan
Job Function: Nuclear
FLSA Status: Professional
Relocation Option: Approved in accordance with the Entergy guidelines
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 82413
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%


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Nearest Major Market: White Plains
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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