MOV Design Engineer

Temporary Contract Work at TVA

Start Date: Dec. 3, 2018

Duration:  12 to 24 months

Location: Watts Bar Nuclear Plant — Spring City, TN

TVA Organization: Nuclear Power Group 

Pay: $45 to $56 per hour, depending on experience 

Work Schedule:  8:00 to 4:45, Monday through Friday

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

MOV Design Engineer needed to perform hands-on design and calculation work.


  • Nuclear MOV testing and signature trace analysis is required.
  • Previous unescorted access to Nuclear facility is required.
  • MOV actuator experience with diagnosing and troubleshooting skills.
  • Valve internal experience with diagnosing and troubleshooting skills.
  • Degreed Engineer, Mechanical, PE preferred but not required with requisite experience.
  • Qualified to perform Design Engineering Calculations with Motor Operated Valves at Nuclear Plants.
  • Previous Nuclear Utility experience is a plus.
  • Experience with MIDAS or KVAP software for MOV design calculations is a plus.

Other Requirements 

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

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.