Shop Technician Level 2

Requisition Number:  9291
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Madison, PA, US, 15663

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.

The Shop Tech II (Machinist) will perform multiple assignments in support of machining, mechanical assembly, repair, refurbishment of equipment, components or tooling systems. Perform mechanical and visual inspections.  Continue to develop and apply basic skills in at least two of the following nuclear equipment services, or develop and apply basic skills in one of the following plus one of the operating plant product line services:  Machinist and Mechanic.  Perform nuclear service functions of a similar nature as directed.  Position may be subject to the requirements of both Westinghouse and customer "Security" and "Fitness for Duty" programs. 


Your Day to Day:


  • Level II/Standard Training
    • Site specific training, Radiation safety, Hazard communication, Respiratory protection and rigging. ANSI II - Mechanical (Machinist) and complete Qualifications as applicable
  • Safety
    • Demonstrate, understand and practice Human Performance Tools, INPO Principals, Industrial Health & Safety, and ALARA principals, specific security requirements, and the importance of observing both Westinghouse and customer license requirements. Participation and contribution of observations in the shop.  Acquire, comprehend and apply Nuclear Culture Safety requirements..
  • Maintenance
    • Clean parts by various methods, sharpen hand tools and organize Supplies.
  • Inspections
    • Mechanical inspections include:  
      • Physically measuring the product with measuring & testing equipment


Who You Are:


  • Education  
    • High School degree or equivalent required
      • Higher level of education – Associates degree preferred in electrical/mechanical field preferred
  • Experience
    • A minimum of five (5) year documented work experience of Machining.  Demonstration of use of: large manual machine drilling, boring, turning, grinding operations as a minimum.  Must be able to read and follow blueprints.

    • Journeyman person or Tool and Die maker certificate.

      • 4 years of nuclear experience preferred
      • CNC experience/MasterCam
  • Skills
    • Machining:   Small machining/balancing, Coordinated measuring machine (CMM), individual component total indicator run-outs, concentricity of components
    • Electrical & Mechanical: Operating various equipment.  Skills required but not limited to:  Assembly of pumps, seals, Auxillary motors and Reactor Coolant Pump motors.
  • Certifications
    • ANSI II mechanical and/or electrical certifications

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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