Engineering Technician

Requisition Number:  8926
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co
Location: 

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.

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.

Engineering Technician:

  • 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
  • Additional support activities:
  • Travel for 30 to 50 percent of year to support outage and emergent work scope
  • Support and assist in rebuilds of outage support systems
  • Perform onsite deployment, maintenance, setup and operation of integrated systems
  • Equipment and systems design:
  •  Prepare conceptual/preliminary design of mechanical and electrical equipment or systems using CAD software under the guidance of engineering.  
  •  Perform basic design calculations as required to produce conceptual and preliminary designs.  
  •  Select hardware and software to meet functional requirements.  
  •  Proficient in the use of Bill of Material software/uses.  
  • Perform inspection and verification of field conditions during design.
  • Project support activities:
  • Help perform project controls (scope, cost, estimate, and schedule) for assigned projects under the guidance of engineering or project manager.  
  • Help generate installation instructions, Operation Manuals, provide technical and project oversight for installation and testing activities.  
  • Project support activities:
  •  Help perform project controls (scope, cost, estimate, and schedule) for assigned projects under the guidance of an engineering or project manager.  
  • Generate installation instructions, Operation Manuals and project oversight for installation activities.  
  • Perform computer, measuring devices and instrumentation support for projects.
  • Equipment and Material Specification, Sourcing, and Vendor Surveillance:
  • 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.
  • Perform Drafting and Design function:
  • Comply with facility specifications, engineering and drafting procedures.  

What is needed to be successful in this role:

  • Engineering technology associate degree or 2+ years’ experience in relevant field
  • 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.
  • 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

•    Paid Vacations and Holidays

•    Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements

•    Educational Reimbursement Program

•    Employee Referral Program

We are located in Brattleboro, VT and our Global Headquarters is located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.
 

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 http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

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