131 – Senior Director Nuclear Engineering

Job Number: 131

Location: Nationwide

Industry: Electrical Power – Nuclear


The Senior Director of Nuclear Engineering is responsible for directing the management of fleet-wide standards, processes and strategies for systems, design, program engineering or a combination of multiple site’s nuclear power plant projects. This position has the highest level of engineering authority and accountability in the nuclear department. The scope of this position includes corporate oversight and expertise in Program, Systems or Design Engineering functions, and may act as a Corporate Functional Area Manager of Engineering. This position is responsible for ensuring the governance (standards, metrics, goals, organizational structure, etc), for the company’s nuclear fleet, the Engineering functional areas are aligned to nuclear industry top performance. Also responsible for internal oversight of the sites’ engineering functional area by validating established standards are being met and establishing improvement strategies and tactics when gaps in performance are identified. Will serve as a fleet counterpart and expert resource to the Site Engineering Directors and Nuclear Fleet Engineering Director.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering
  • 20 years experience in nuclear design, systems and or program engineering and/or power plant operation and maintenance;
  • a minimum of 10 years experience associated with major project design, engineering and construction;
  • 5 years of progressive responsibility in management/supervisory experience relative to nuclear generating assets;
  • hands on experience with project scope, schedules, estimates/budgets, economic analysis, and contracts is required;
  • substantial knowledge of civil, mechanical and electrical disciplines is also required.
  • Registered Professional Engineer by examination preferred.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities and proven performance/results on major projects.
  • Selection criteria may include testing and/or assessment and references may be required.
  • Extended job assignments and extensive travel between regions may be required.


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