Nuclear - Mechanical Engineer

Requisition Number:  12348
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Hopkins, SC, US, 20061

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.



Nuclear - Mechanical Engineer



Your Day-to-Day:

  • Perform standard thermal-hydraulic analysis work for US and international customers, following and understanding approved methodologies, procedures, and internal processes while maintaining focus on nuclear safety and quality to produce error free work. Analyses will support safe plant operation by determining design bases and limits that meet safety and regulatory criteria for the plant, fuel design, quantifying thermal margins and identifying and evaluating risks to fuel performance.
  • Successfully achieve established budget and schedule requirements.
  • Interface with customers and multi-functional project teams.


Additional Responsibilities:

  • Support development of new methods and processes for implementing technical requirements. Coordinate and/or prepare technical documents for associated licensing approvals and provide expertise and consultation to technical panels, reviews, committees, regulators, customers, and partners on various Thermal-Hydraulic related topics.
  • Support special projects such as major programs, advanced plant designs, emergent customer issues, development of new fuel products, etc.


Who You Are:
As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Nuclear, Mechanical, etc.) or related Discipline (e.g., Materials, etc.) preferred or recognized equivalent required.
  • Strong and effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and display a strong attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, experience working effectively in a team environment.
  • Computer programing skills preferred but not required.


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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