Principal Electrical Engineer

Requisition Number:  4458
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

New Stanton, PA, US, 15672

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.

If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an exciting opportunity for Principal Electrical Engineer. 


Westinghouse Parts Business seeks a Principal Electrical Engineer in our New Stanton facility to support the Westinghouse Parts Business (WPB). The New Stanton site works on projects to bolster plant safety and reliability by providing the electrical, instrumentation and control (I&C), and mechanical products and services that our customers require.  This position is within the Electrical Products Group and is responsible to support design, manufacture, testing, and delivery of high-quality electrical products.


Your Day-to-Day:

• Preparation and review of drawings, specifications, and purchase requisitions for various Electrical Products

• Development and/or maintenance of Material Master Data and Parts Baselines in SAP

• Determination of critical equipment characteristics to support equipment qualification and commercial grade dedication

• Assist in the development of equipment qualification test procedures, support during testing, evaluate test results and review final reports

• Preparation of Commercial Dedication Instructions

• Development of Engineered solutions to address obsolescence issues for various electrical products

• Provide engineering support to customers, suppliers, manufacturing, and shop operations for a variety of products


Who You Are:
As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering is required, along with a minimum of 10 years engineering experience.
  • Proven knowledge and experience with electrical distribution systems and equipment, preferably with Low/Medium voltage switchgear, circuit breakers, motors, motor-generator sets, and motor control centers, is required.
  • Previous experience in the nuclear industry, specifically in nuclear power plant safety / non-safety systems, is desired.
  • A proven track record of effective written and verbal communication skills, including positive customer interaction skills required. 


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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