169 – Nuclear Power Plant Senior Technical Instructor

Job Number: 169

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

The Nuclear Power Plant Senior Nuclear Operations Instructor analyzes, designs, develops, implements and evaluates classroom, laboratory and/or simulator training using the Systematic approach to Training model.


  • Mentors Subject Matter Expert SME presenters to ensure maximum student/client benefit.
  • Conducts training in accordance with Nuclear Training procedures, work procedures, work instructions and best industry practices.
  • Represents training on discipline specific Curriculum Review Committees.
  • Interfaces with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations to ensure training programs are in compliance with current regulations.
  • Maintains National Academy of Nuclear Training accreditation for assigned accredited training programs.
  • Conducts performance analysis to ensure problems/issues are positioned with the correct solutions.
  • Evaluates Training Program Effectiveness through data acquisition, analysis and trending..
  • Mentors new training instructors.
  • Solicits and responds to management observations of training and student feedback.
  • Evaluates student performance and course effectiveness.
  • Leads training self-assessments and program comprehensive evaluations.
  • Tracks student progress through initial training programs.
  • Emulates and reinforces management’s expectations of industrial safety, reactor safety, classroom conduct, human performance, etc.
  • Maintains instructor and technical qualifications for assigned discipline.
  • Solicits and responds to management observations, trainee feedback and corrective action documents to identify areas for improvement in the training program and client performance.
  • Reviews work processes and procedures for quality and efficiency and implements revisions as necessary.


  • High School diploma or equivalent GED.
  • Four years’ experience in training or Nuclear Operations OR an Associate/Technical degree with two years of training or Nuclear Operations experience.
  • Must hold or have held a Senior Reactor Operator License or Certification or Reactor Operator License.
  • Must obtain SRO Certification within 12 months.
  • Must meet regulatory requirements per plant procedures.
  • Ability to work effectively with employees at all organizational levels, communicating effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Demonstrates mastery using all phases of the Systematic Approach to Training process.
  • Communication and presentation skills.  Must be able to effectively prepare and present classroom presentations.
  • Must participate as an Emergency Response Organization member and responds to call-ins as appropriate.


  • Experience in conducting and using performance analysis techniques preferred.
  • Experience effectively managing complex tasks or projects preferred.

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