155 – Nuclear Power Plant Mechanical Maintenance Superintendent

Job Number: 155

Location: Nationwide

Industry: Electrical Power – Nuclear


The McLain Group represents a client, a leader in the commercial nuclear power industry, with an immediate need for a nuclear power plant Mechanical Maintenance Superintendent.  The Mechanical Maintenance Superintendent integrates Mechanical Maintenance departmental activities into plant operations to ensure safe, reliable, cost efficient operation, provides organizational guidance, direction, leadership, and planning for all Mechanical Maintenance departmental related activities, and sets the overall direction, planning and performance of Mechanical Maintenance departmental cost activities to ensure achievement of budget goals.


  • Identifies Mechanical Maintenance training needs, contracts support, budget preparation, and oversight for departmental corrective action, training, and work activities.
  • Works effectively with the Management Team setting priorities, allocating resources, and driving to operational leadership.
  • Supports continued growth of Mechanical Maintenance departmental employees.
  • Fosters an environment of continuous improvement in Human Performance, Industrial Safety and Radiological performance.
  • Works effectively with the Management Team setting priorities, allocating resources, and driving to operational leadership. Establishes an environment which fosters a strong safety culture. Demonstrates strong oral and written communication skills, strong management and leadership skills, and strong teamwork and problem solving skills.
  • Ensures Mechanical Maintenance compliance with applicable requirements, regulations, procedures, and specifications. Serves as a member of the emergency response organization.


  • Minimum education required of the positionB.S. in Education, Engineering, or a related technical degree or equivalent experience. (Equivalent experience is defined as demonstrated success at the Superintendent level).
  • Six years commercial nuclear power plant operations, maintenance, engineering or security experience in related discipline. Two years previous supervisory experience. Refueling outage experience in the mechanical maintenence area.
  • Technical proficiency in Mechanical Maintenance. Ability to gather data, make recommendations and decisions for complex problems. Broad technical understanding of nuclear generation principles and operation. Familiar with company policies and procedures. Proficiency with current computer based applications.
  • Candidates for this position must meet requirements specified in ANSI/ANS Standards and Regulatory Guidelines. Candidates must meet or exceed ANSI/ANS 3.1-1978. ANSI Section 4.3.2 – Supervisors Not Requiring NRC Licenses must have: a High School Diploma or equivalent and 4 years of experience in craft or discipline he/she supervises.


  • SRO or certification on BWR or PWR (desired).

To Apply for this opportunity:

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Please note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

About The McLain Group:

The McLain Group specializes in providing top talent for a variety of positions in the nuclear power industry. We are experienced at identifying the right people to meet critical staffing needs as well as the right jobs to meet career objectives. We are committed to satisfying both clients and candidates. To learn more, please visit www.themclaingroup.net