Title:  Mechanical - Planner, Sr Projects (Nuc)

Date:  Oct 5, 2021
Legal Entity:  Entergy Operations, Inc.-EOI

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1. Reviews engineering changes to understand the required scope and construction requirements. Once understood writes work order instruction for installation and testing of modifications and/or replacement of plant equipment.

2. Performs constructability walkdowns during engineering change development. Assists in the field during implementation with required changes as required.

3. Reviews materials required and initiates the process of ordering of materials for the modifications. Tracks material required for field installation.

4. Routes work orders through the review process monitoring progress and assisting other departments should questions arise.

5. Incorporates design changes into work instructions during the design phase.

6. Assists with development of post work critiques. Facilitates interface between work groups. Identifies deficiencies, analyzes alternatives and recommends solutions to schedule conflicts. Have the ability to communicate technical information, concepts and ideas verbally and in writing.

7. Observes and ensures compliance with procedures and policies. Understands and utilizes construction specifications applying them through the work orders process to ensure field work is efficient and correct.



Minimum education required of the position

High School Diploma or equivalent required.

Highly Desired: B.S. Degree in scientific discipline generally associated with power plant operations or vocational, trade school, apprentice program, or equivalent military training.


Minimum experience required of the position

Senior Planner: 4 years nuclear power plant experience. Technical understanding of nuclear generation principles and operations. 

Strongly Desired:  Construction/modification work order planning experience


Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

Desired: Ability to make semi-technical calculations involved in the modifications of plant equipment. Ability to use required tools and equipment and possess capability to write complex installation plans and replacement instructions for plant equipment. Has familiarity with company safety rules. Have the ability to read prints and the ability to write troubleshooting and repair plans on plant equipment. Have an understanding of construction specifications.


Primary Location: Mississippi-Port Gibson
Job Function: Nuclear
FLSA Status: Professional
Relocation Option: Level II
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 104011
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%


An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.


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.


Please note: Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment in this position. Entergy will not sponsor candidates for work visas for this position.

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