Senior Mechanical Engineer

Requisition Number:  15635
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

New Stanton, US

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.

Senior Mechanical Engineer


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If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Engineer on our Qualification Operations Team based in New Stanton, PA.


Your Day-to-Day:

  • Lead and execute qualification test programs
  • Perform and execute testing in compliance with quality assurance and safety requirements
  • Prepare test reports using data and results obtained during testing.
  • Work with project managers and subsystem/component leads to develop and maintain project schedules
  • Support complex technical projects, coordinating multi-functional teams to accomplish project objectives while meeting established schedule and budget requirements
  • Comply with industry, regulatory, or agency codes and standards pertinent to equipment qualification
  • Collaborate with design engineers to identify design features which require qualification
  • Provide technical guidance, direction, and collaborate with other personnel including partners such as outside labs, sub-contractors, suppliers, fabricators, and customers
  • Provides consult to establish qualification strategy for product obsolescence
  • Collaborate with project managers to address risks, estimate cost and schedule
  • Develop test plans and procedure documentation; execute testing based on project needs
  • Maintain nuclear safety and a safe working environment
  • Maintain effective business relationships with Westinghouse customers


 Who You Are:

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

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Electro-Mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years professional experience
  • Prior experience working in lab/testing environment (academic or industry lab)
  • Mechanical and/or electrical problem-solving skills
  • Strong organizational, planning skills, and attention to detail
  • Good judgment and the ability to prioritize a number of diverse tasks
  • Orientation toward achieving Customer Success
  • Effective communication, teaming and team building skills
  • Strong technical writing ability
  • Ability to multitask and work on multiple projects at a time
  • Preferred working knowledge of IEEE and Reg Guide standards for Equipment Qualification

Strongly Preferred

  • EMC
  • Seismic Qualifications
  • Harsh Environment Qualification
  • Mild Environment Qualification
  • Equipment, Components, and Systems used in Nuclear Power Plants
  • Control Cards
  • Modems to Breakers,
  • Switches
  • Cables
  • Fully Loaded Control Cabinets
  • Preferred experience in the nuclear industry, specifically in nuclear power plant safety/non-safety systems with working knowledge of 10CFR50 Appendix B, NQA-1, and 10 CFR Part 21


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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