Engineering Technician

Requisition Number:  12259
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Brattleboro, VT, US, 05301

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


Engineering Technician

General Functions: You will  perform a variety of technical and engineering assignments for design, drafting, and implementation of mechanical and instrumentation projects (Capital, Expense, Development) under the guidance of a qualified engineer.  Support and perform field and onsite deployment, maintenance, setup and operation of integrated systems.


Your Day-to-Day:


  • Manage drafting, design, engineering, manufacturing and maintenance request workload and coordinate requests with supervision to ensure timely completion and level loading.  
  • Coordinate with supervision for daily priorities
  • Manufacture, test and peer check larger and/or fully integrated systems to engineering procedures, CAD drawings and Schematics.
  • Perform, support, and coach both peers and field/manufacturing technicians with technical and manufacturing support
  • Use CAD software (Preferred AutoCAD) to support new/current projects, sales and revisions
  • Support and assist in rebuilds of outage support systems
  • Perform onsite deployment, maintenance, setup and operation of integrated systems
  • Travel for 30 to 50 percent of year to support outage and emergent work scope
  • Help prepare requirements and specification documents for purchasing and fabricating equipment and systems under the guidance of engineering or project manager.  
  • Generate requests for quotes and purchase requests to purchase materials and equipment.  
  • Help identify, Set-up and acquire spare parts for projects.


Who You Are:

Education and Qualifications / Skills and Competencies:

  • Read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Understands all parts of larger and/or fully integrated systems
  • Can use measurement equipment such as Digital Multimeters, calipers and micrometers
  • Ability to be self-sufficient with assigned worked tasks and minimal supervision
  • Has a willingness to give ‘Whatever it takes’ to get the job done right the first time and integrity to complete it following safe and ethical practices.
  • Engineering technology associate degree and 2+ year’s experience in relevant field
  • CAD and/or 3D modeling certifications a plus
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and/or SolidEdge
  • Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skill levels
  • Machining and/or fabrication a plus

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting

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