Senior Planner, Site Projects (Nuclear) - ANO

Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: Russellville, Arkansas, United States

Company: Entergy

Posting End Date:  

Work Place Flexibility: Onsite 



  • Reviews engineering blueprints, changes, and technical specifications to understand the required scope and construction requirements. Once understood, process semi-technical calculations involved in the modifications of plant equipment then write work order instruction for installation and testing of modifications and/or replacement of plant equipment.
  • Reviews materials required and initiate the process of ordering materials for the modifications.
  • Routes work orders through the review process monitoring progress and assisting other departments should questions arise.
  • Incorporates design changes into work instructions during the design phase.
  • Assists with the development of post-work critiques. Facilitates interface between workgroups. Identifies deficiencies, analyzes alternatives and recommends solutions to schedule conflicts. Can communicate technical information, concepts, and ideas verbally and in writing.
  • Observes and ensures compliance with procedures and policies. Understands and utilizes construction specifications applying them through the work orders process to ensure fieldwork is efficient and correct.
  • Observes, incorporates, and promote company safety rules and culture.




Minimum education required for the position

  • 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 for the position

  • Four years nuclear power plant experience.
  • Desired:  Construction/modification work order planning experience.
  • Desired: At least one year of work order planning at a nuclear power plant opearation.


Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities required of the position

  • Technical understanding of nuclear generation principles and operations.
  • Desired: Familiarity with required tools and equipment. Familiarity with key terms and processes related to developing and implementing construction specifications.
  • Desired: Proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Asset Suite, PDMS, Maximo software with a background in reading and interpreting Design Electrical Design Drawings.
  • Desired: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Desired: Able to review Engineering Changes and provide input to the design team. Solution-oriented and can troubleshoot issues for design input along with the ability to work with others in a team environment.





Primary Location: Arkansas-Russellville
Job Function: Nuclear
FLSA Status: Professional
Relocation Option: Level II
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 108516
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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