Advanced Engineer Mechanical
West Mifflin, PA, US
- West Mifflin, PA, US
- 2023-08-14 13:00:14
- 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 own a wholly owned subsidiary of Fluor Corporation.
Are you looking for a challenging position at a company with excellent benefits, great work/life balance, and job stability The Carrier Fluid Systems Engineer is responsible for the propulsion plant mechanical systems of NIMITZ class aircraft carriers, providing expert technical support to the United States Navy. In this position, engineering and project management principles are applied to ensure cost effective and timely delivery of engineering products for operation, overhaul, troubleshooting, and modernization of US Navy aircraft carrier propulsion plant fluid and mechanical systems. This requires interfacing with other engineering organizations to resolve problems and support design, analysis, testing, and inspection initiatives. Here you'll work in a team environment with multiple engineering disciplines across various organizations within and outside of NNL, ensuring the continued operation of systems and components integral to the safe and reliable operation of US Navy nuclear ships.
Typical responsibilities include becoming a subject matter expert on design, operation, and maintenance for assigned systems and applying engineering expertise to solve emergent issues, support carrier availability work, and perform evaluations with assigned systems. You'll develop procedures to be used by Navy personnel to safely operate aircraft carrier reactor plants, written evaluations of systems and component health, and technical proposals for the modernization of components. This position requires maintaining the highest level of quality in development of technical recommendations and assessments, often requiring integration across multiple engineering disciplines.
Required Combination of Knowledge and Skill
Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills are essential to contribute effectively.
Demonstrated leadership and problem-solving skills.
Commercial or naval nuclear plant design or operation experience.
Internship or co-op experience
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. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042, Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC (FMP) may require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by their start date, subject to approved disability or religious accommodations. We understand this federal requirement is subject to litigation and enforcement may change. Fluor Marine Propulsion is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Veterans/Disabilities) Committed to Workplace Diversity