Simulator Specialist Sr

Date: Jul 8, 2019

Location: Covert, MI, US

Company: Entergy


JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE:
Operate, Maintain, and Test the Training Simulator.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Revise simulator software code and models on an as-needed basis to improve performance and resolve differences between plant and simulator response (software specialist only).

Monitor and track simulator deficiencies.

Develop work packages and work plans to resolve simulator deficiencies.

Develop test plans and documents to ensure simulator performance adheres to industry standards and federal guidelines.

Identify and resolve simulator problems: troubleshoot simulator software and hardware problems; identify causes; develop repair plans; acquire spare parts and supplies; perform work; test repairs to ensure success.

Make physical repairs and modifications to simulator hardware.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum education required of the position
B.S. Degree in Information Technology, Engineering or related technical degree, or prior on-the-job experience as an Operator, Instrument & Controls Technician or IT Technician, or equivalent work experience.

Minimum experience required of the position
6 years commercial or military nuclear experience. Desired: At least 5 years experience in operations, training, or maintenance.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Broad and comprehensive understanding of integrated plant operations, or the capability to acquire this knowledge rapidly. Technical proficiency in the assigned area of hardware or software. Proven ability to work efficiently and effectively with instructors and operations management with a minimum of direct supervision. Detail oriented and excellent organizational skills. Advanced knowledge of computer code development (software technician only). Desired: Proficiency with current computer business applications.

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position
SRO certification or license on BWR or PWR (desired).

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Office environment with minimal physical requirements. As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.



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Primary Location: Michigan-Covert
Job Function: Nuclear
FLSA Status: Professional
Relocation Option: Level II
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 87445
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%

 

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WORKING CONDITIONS: 

As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.


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