Reload Project Engineer (RPE)

Requisition Number:  8605
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Cranberry, PA, US, 16066

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!


In this position, the Reload Project Engineer (RPE), will primarily support Safety Analysis, Core Engineering, and Software Development operation activities.


Your Day to Day:

  • Act as primary customer interface for engineering activities including managing external communications, leading status meetings and leading emergent issue response.
  • Act as lead contact for internal communications for the customer. Assume responsibility for gathering customer required responses. Lead internal technical team interactions.
  • Perform lead role for business offer activities, including serving as the Technical Input Lead for the offer process. Promptly respond to customer needs to support quick offer turnaround time.
  • Develop and maintain critical working relationships with customer personnel. Act as focal point for customer requests. Know the customer's organization, objectives, and expectations thoroughly, including utility economics. Maintain comprehensive knowledge of business unit products/services. Increase orders by integration of product/service capabilities and directly promote to resolve customer needs.
  • Assume lead responsibility to promptly resolve, often through direct customer contact, scope, deficiency, and schedule conflicts. Assure issues are promptly resolved internally.
  • Maintain critical Westinghouse multi-business unit product line relationships up to and including service manager level, as necessary, for prompt resolution of customer requirement conflicts.
  • Support product line management with allocating resources for routine and emergency situations when necessary to meet customer’s needs.
  • Establish agenda for customer meetings, assure proper attendance and preparation of presentation material, make presentations, and conduct meeting.
  • Manage project financials to support product line profitability.
  • Assist Project Management Organization in direction and administration of projects


Who You Are:

  • Bachelor’s degree
    • Applicable disciplines are Project Management, Engineering, Business, Construction Management or related technical discipline.
  • 3+ years experience in technical/engineering related role required
    • 5 years of experience as project manager leading and directing medium or high complexity projects to successful completion preferred, or 3 years in technical/engineering role and 2 years as project manager may be considered as equivalent experience preferred.
  • Broad technical knowledge of nuclear power plants.
  • Solid understanding of the Fuel Engineering reload process


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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