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Nuclear Ventilation Engineer (Repost)

Company: Amentum
Location: Richland
Posted on: September 18, 2022

Job Description:

Title Nuclear Ventilation Engineer (Repost) Position Number 36669 Company WA River Protection Solutions City/State Richland, WA Location 200E Posted 09/01/2022 Closes 09/15/2022 Regular/Temporary Regular Full/Part-Time Full-Time Job Responsibilities/DutiesWork as a Nuclear Ventilation Engineer for AP Farm/Waste Transfer Engineering in support nuclear ventilation systems in the 241-AP Tank Farms. The Tank Farms contractor WRPS is committed to the safe and efficient management, retrieval and treatment of radioactive and hazardous risks to the Columbia River for the Hanford Tank Farms. The Tank Farms store radioactive and hazardous legacy waste from nuclear weapons production facilities in underground waste storage tanks. These underground tanks require ventilation to remove flammable gases and toxic vapors from the tank headspace and exhaust those gases and vapors away from the workers.The primary responsibility of the position is to provide mechanical engineering support to the nuclear ventilation systems associated with the 241-AP Double-Shell Tanks at Hanford. Candidate will be required to provide maintenance instruction as well as support troubleshooting of mechanical systems, control systems, and facility instrumentation. Under minimal supervision, candidate plans and conducts work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection and adaptation or modification of standard techniques, procedures and criteria. May function as a group participant and frequently as a lead on project or departmental task assignments.Develops corrective, preventative and predictive maintenance plans for nuclear ventilation systems.Demonstrates problem-solving skills. Troubleshooting of nuclear ventilation systems is frequently required.Develops procedures for nuclear ventilation systems.Maintains configuration management of nuclear ventilation systems.Performs a variety of engineering tasks in the initial planning and design phase of projects (Facility Modification/Engineering Change Notices, Calculations, Maintenance, Operations & Administrative Procedure changes, etc.).Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories and concepts in the field. General knowledge of other related disciplines.Maintains a working knowledge of the Tank Farms (TF) Documented Safety Analysis (DSA), Technical Safety Requirements (TSR), and Environmental Permit requirements as they apply to the facility systems.Seeks to understand engineering work assignments to become self-directed. Sets high standard of performance for self and group as well as setting challenging goals for personal and group.Is customer service oriented, completing assignments safely, on time, and within budget. Maintains a positive customer relationship with WRPS Operations and Maintenance groups.Provides technical guidance to subcontractors in the execution of design (e.g., ensure use of correct design inputs, utilization of accepted analysis methodologies, design standards, and verification methods).Provides verbal and written reports and formal presentations to immediate Manager, Senior Management, and/or DOE ORP. Provides engineering services to Lead Discipline engineer.Complies with WRPS policies and procedures.Required QualificationsBachelor of Science (BS) Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related Engineering Discipline; withOne (1) year related experienceGrade 15/16Desired QualificationsExperience with nuclear ventilation systems and knowledge of required maintenance.Experience with ANSI N13.1Experience with ASME AG-1Experience with Environmental regulatory compliance for chemical, and radiological air emissions.Good interpersonal and communication skills needed to be able to communicate with personnel, management, and support organizations.Depending on the nature of your employment with WRPS, you can expect the following:*A business casual dress work environment: jeans are permissible (restrictions may apply).*Opportunity for work/life balance: a standard 4 x 10 work schedule, allowing more personal time to enjoy life outside of the office (other schedules and/or shift work may be required).*Many positions (non-bargaining) that allow for a hybrid work environment, a combination of in-office and telework (restrictions may apply).*An excellent benefits package, effective day one of hire, to include a generous 401K Savings Plan, Medical/Vision/Dental Insurance options, Flexible Spending Accounts, and Holiday/Vacation Pay.Relocation Funding Provided Yes U.S. Citizenship Required Yes Clearance Required No Job Classification Exempt Shift Work Required No This contractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.Applicants and employees have rights under Federal Employment Laws and are protected under federal law against discrimination. To view information regarding these rights, please click on these links:

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  • WA State Paid Family Medical Leave

Keywords: Amentum, Richland , Nuclear Ventilation Engineer (Repost), Engineering , Richland, Washington

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