Mechanical Engineer, Design (NPG) Level C

Temporary Contract Work at TVA

Start Date:  As soon as possible

Durtion:  Up to 4 years

Location:   Chattanooga Office Complex

TVA Organization:  Nuclear Power Group

Pay:  Approx. $65 to $70 per hour, depending on experience

Work Schedule:  8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday.   

To apply, email your resume to:  gro.IVByMnull@0sivadrc  

Position Description and Requirements

— As a mechanical design specialist develops and evaluates plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by others.

— Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering evaluation tests, products, or equipment when necessary data are insufficient or confirmation by testing is advisable.

— Usually performs as a staff advisor and consultant as to a technical specialty, a type of facility or equipment, or a program function.

— Applies intensive and diversified knowledge of mechanical engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields.

— Makes decisions independently on engineering problems and methods and represents the organization in conferences to receive important questions and to plan and coordinate work.

— Requires the use of advanced techniques and the modifications and extension of theories, precepts and practices of the field and related sciences and disciplines.

— The knowledge and expertise required for this level of work usually result from progressive experience.

— Supervisory responsibilities: may supervise, coordinate, and review the work of multidiscipline engineers and technicians or staff specialist may be assisted on projects by other engineers or technicians.

— Education and experience/certificates, licenses, and registration requirements bachelor degree in mechanical engineering or other related engineering degrees from an accredited curriculum, plus appropriate continuing education.

— Licensed professional engineer desirable. Membership in professional and technical societies is desirable.

— Must be able to obtain and maintain unescorted nuclear plant access and s-3 and s-4 medical qualifications when applicable.

Education and Experience/Certificates, Licenses, and Registration Requirements

— Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or other related engineering degrees from an accredited curriculum, plus appropriate continuing education.

— Experience with the development and approval of Engineering Change Packages (ECP) is required.  Experience in the design, procurement and installation of High and Low Pressure Turbines is highly desired.   

— Must be able to obtain and maintain unescorted nuclear plant access and S-3 and S-4 medical qualifications when applicable.

— Must be able and willing to assume “on-call” rotational assignments which may include 24 hour-a-day, 7 day-a-week availability.

— Must be willing and medically able to work rotating shifts and maximum overtime permitted by TVAN procedures during peak periods.

— Must be able and willing to travel to plant locations as required when performing assigned tasks and, as necessary, to be temporarily assigned to a field location.

Please Note  

You must be a TVA retiree or former employee to perform contract work through BVI.
In addition, you must be in compliance with TVA’s Contractor Return Restrictions.