156 – Commercial Nuclear Power Plant Safe Shutdown Design Engineer / Fire Protection Engineer

Job Number: 156

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 Safe Shutdown Design Engineer/Fire Protection Engineer.

The Safe Shutdown Design Engineer/Fire Protection Engineer provides support to design bases. Under general supervision, focuses on design of baseline modifications and design basis control and maintenance. Design integrity maintained through effective configuration control of design output documents (i.e., specifications, calculations, drawings, test requirements and procedures).

Our client offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits and promotes the development and success of their employees.


  • Maintains design basis for each site and supports maintenance of the licensing basis.
  • Provides cost-effective modification designs to improve plant performance.
  • Provides technical support to operations, maintenance, engineering and other site organizations.
  • Supports safe, reliable operation by identifying and effectively resolving issues via corrective action and work management processes.
  • Develops engineering products in accordance with defined standards and procedures.
  • Serves on outage engineering support teams. Attends training and maintains qualifications necessary to perform required group function. Acts as design authority for the site.


  • B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering or other closely related scientific discipline/physical science generally associated with power plant operations or equivalent work experience (equivalent experience defined as demonstrated success at the engineer/technical specialist level.)
  • 0 - 5 year’s experience in commercial nuclear power design, operations, or equivalent, depending upon engineering level.
  • Good to excellent communications skills. Experience/proficiency in PC use and applications, depending upon engineering level.


  • SRO or certification on BWR or PWR (desired).
  • Professional Engineering License.

To Apply for this opportunity:

For confidential consideration, please email your resume to rperry@themclaingroup.net


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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