Engineer - Waste Management

Requisition Number:  1464
Company:  W Electric Spain SAU

Madrid, MD, ES, 28020

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 Waste Management group is an engineering group providing various technical services around Nuclear Waste Characterization, engineering services for final storage of radioactive waste and engineering of Waste Management equipment products like evaporators, dryers, cementation & grouting systems, and Compactors.



  • Definition of waste acceptance criteria and complementary procedures and technical specifications
  • Waste packages activity calculations for Low and Intermediate Level Waste, Very Low Level Waste, storage units, large dimensions waste like equipment and components and singular waste
  • Activity calculations and verifications of the coherence activity-dose rate with Microshield code
  • Calculation and definition of the scaling factors and activity concentrations from the sampling activity results and statistical techniques and applications
  • Radionuclide vectors calculation and validation
  • Preparation of engineering documents (calculation reports, descriptions, licensing documents, and specifications)
  • Carrying out production control of waste generation in the Nuclear Power Plants (Quality Assurance process)
  • Participation in preparation of proposals (technical descriptions, calculation of efforts)
  • Working in international teams
  • Travelling and onsite activities (worldwide)



Education / Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Science (Physics or Chemistry) or engineering
  • Training in nuclear engineering
  • Knowledge about nuclear waste management systems
  • Fluent in English with proven reporting skills
  • MS Office products knowledge
  • Strong technical interest, predisposition for multi-tasking, flexibility, understanding of project priorities and teamwork abilities
  • Willingness to travel (internationally) Driving License would be appreciated



Westinghouse employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical Insurance, Life & Disability Insurance, Lunch Allowance and Pension Plan. We also offer a number of Work/Life Programs such as Flextime and a variety of Training and Development opportunities.

Employment opportunities may require access to information which is subject to the export control regulations of the United States. Hiring decisions for such positions are required by law to be made in compliance with these regulations. Applicants for employment opportunities in other countries must be able to meet the comparable export control requirements of that country and of the United States.


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