Mechanical Tooling Engineer - Field

Requisition Number:  12747
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Chattanooga, TN, US, 37406

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.

Mechanical Tooling – Field Services

Genereal Functions:

Advance your career in the dynamic nuclear power industry by joining the worldwide, motivated team of employees at Westinghouse Electric Company, the global leader in nuclear operations, experience and technology. We are currently seeking a BWR Field Services Tooling Engineer to work within our BWR Field Service group.  Based out of Chattanooga, TN at our BWR Center of Excellence, the Field Service Tooling Engineer will provide engineering knowledge and support to assigned product line in development, maintenance and delivery of tooling for BWR nuclear reactors.

Duties and Responsibilities (in the order of priority):

  • Provide innovative and practical repair and maintenance solutions that ensure high quality products in accordance with our customer expectations.
  • Design and develop mechanical and electrical tooling solutions including underwater fixtures and robotics.
  • Interpret BWR assembly drawings and specifications for analysis.
  • Develop and implement maintenance procedures, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA’s) and tooling rigor for associated tooling.
  • Support specific tooling projects including planning, implementing and financial reporting to the business.
  • Support specific field project delivery teams in operation and maintenance of tooling at customer sites as well as maintenance facilities. 
  • Support and design customer solutions for field delivery issues.
  • Travel 40-60% of time to both domestic and international sites.
  • Perform general problem solving to unique issues.

Education and Qualifications / Skills and Competencies: 

  • The successful candidate will have the following:
  •  Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  •  0-10 years related engineering experience
  •  Autodesk Inventor 3-D CAD software experience preferred
  •  Demonstrated competencies in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)
  •  Ability to work without management oversight, (self starter)
  •  Work in a team atmosphere and interface well with internal and external customers
  •  Ability to obtain/maintain Unescorted Site Access including drug screening processes
  •  Ability to achieve Customer 1st or Six Sigma certification
  •  Knowledge of welding design, structural analysis, and fabrication
  •  Knowledge of the ASME / AWS codes
  •  Flexibility to work in dynamic work environment with changing issues and customer demands
  •  Demonstrated ability to resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning

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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