Electrical Engineer, Design – NPG

Temporary Contract Work at TVA

Start Date: As soon as possible

Duration:  6 to 12 months

Location: Sequoyah Nuclear Plant

TVA Organization: TVA Nuclear

Pay: $46 to $58 per hour, depending on experience 

Work Schedule:  7:30 to 4:30, Monday through Friday; see additional information below

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

Job Duties

To provide DCN task oversight support for the changes required due to the implementation of Rev.11 to the Calculation RVLIS. This position will provide a detailed review for the methodology impacts and revision of this calculation as applicable. Previous knowledge/experience of RVLIS is critical to project success at Sequoyah.

  • Provides technical leadership, coordinates, and reviews the work of a small staff of multidiscipline engineers, specialists, technicians and/or contractor personnel in an electrical engineering work group.
  • Serves as the primary point of contact for the work group regarding new or modified tasks, makes work assignments to lower level staff, responsible for meeting designated completion dates.
  • In a working lead capacity, plans, develops, coordinates and directs the day-to-day technical aspects of large and important engineering projects or a number of small engineering projects with many complex features.
  • A substantial portion of the work directed is comparable to that performed by senior level engineers.
  • Provides input to the engineering manager on work in progress, technical issues which need elevation and workplace matters.
  • As a working technical lead, performs engineering work assignments when needed.
  • May be assigned senior level engineering work as part of regular day-to-day responsibilities in addition to lead responsibilities.
  • Applies intensive and diversified knowledge of electrical engineering design principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and assigned project responsibilities.
  • Makes engineering judgments and decisions independently on engineering design problems and methods.
  • At the request of the engineering manager, represents the work group in meetings to plan, schedule and coordinate work projects; to resolve technical issues; or to report and obtain information.
  • Performs engineering work as assigned. 

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or other related engineering discipline from an abet accredited curriculum, plus appropriate continuing education.
  • Several years of experience in electrical engineering design project work similar to that performed in a plant environment, including at least one year of experience in a nuclear organization.
  • Licensed professional engineer is 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.
  • 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.