Advanced Mechanical Engineer
West Mifflin, PA, US
Niskayuna, NY, US
- West Mifflin, PA, US
- Niskayuna, NY, US
- 2023-10-20 02:00:08
- Engineering & Science
The Naval Nuclear Laboratory comprises the U.S. Department of Energy locations and personnel responsible for developing advanced naval nuclear propulsion technology, providing technical support to ensure the safety and reliability of our nation’s naval nuclear reactors, and training the Sailors who operate those reactors in the U.S. Navy’s submarines and aircraft carrier Fleets. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory includes the Bettis and Knolls Atomic Power Laboratories, the Kenneth A. Kesselring Site, and the Naval Reactors Facility which have proudly supported the nation since 1946. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory has nearly 8,000 employees working at primary locations in Pennsylvania, New York, South Carolina, and Idaho. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory also has an established presence at numerous shipyards and vendor locations around the globe. We are dedicated solely to the support of the United States Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is operated by Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fluor Corporation.
Future Irradiations Testing (FIT) is seeking an engineer/scientist that wants to be involved in setting the direction of the Naval Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) future irradiation testing needs. The NNL Core Materials, Manufacturing, and Irradiations Department is looking for an engineer or scientist to join the team responsible for designing the irradiations experimental hardware and capabilities of the future. You will work with the FIT technical lead, materials test sponsors and nuclear analysts to develop the well documented technical basis for these designs and progress initial design planning and concepts. This will also include teaming to evaluate chemical, thermal, and nuclear characteristics needed for the future testing environment. The successful candidate will collaborate on a diverse, cross-functional, multi-organization team and will interface with their coworkers from on-site as well as remotely via modern collaboration tools.
Required Combination of Knowledge and Skill
Degree in nuclear, chemical, mechanical, or materials engineering or materials science.
Experience with NNPP irradiations testing or exams at the Advanced Test Reactor or Expended Core Facility.
Compensation and Benefits
Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage
401(k) Savings Program
Capital Accumulation Plan
Personal & Medical Time Off
Paid Parental Leave
Disability, Life and Accident Insurance
9/80 Work Schedule
Flexible Start/End Times
Wellness Rewards Program
Flexible Spending Accounts
Tuition Assistance for Eligible Employees
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
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$82,600 - $123,800 annually
Please note that the salary information shown is a general guideline only.
Salaries are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.
All candidates must be U.S. citizens. Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. FMP is a government contractor and maintains a drug free workplace and workforce. All candidates must be able to pass a drug test in compliance with FMP company policy and 10 CFR 707. Federal regulation requires FMP test for marijuana. Fluor Marine Propulsion is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Veterans/Disabilities) Committed to Workplace Diversity