Nuclear Control Operator (NCO)

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Nuclear Control Operator (NCO)

FOAK | Restart | PWR | SMR

USA

Sector: Nuclear Operation, Maintenance & LTO

Category: Utilities

JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

Obtain and retain a valid NRC Operator’s License and under general supervision, operate and direct the operation of the plant in a manner to maintain the health and safety of the public and employees and to protect the plant property by performing duties.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operating and directing the operation of Plant equipment such as the nuclear reactor and associated equipment, turbine generator and associated equipment, substations/switchyard and station power equipment, relays, etc.
  • Diagnose plant status and initiate corrective action based on available information.
  • Checking and setting control room instruments
  • Use plant procedures and technical specifications to implement appropriate actions under normal, abnormal, and emergency plant conditions.
  • Performing reactor core component and fuel handling operations
  • Preparing switching and tagging instructions
  • Performing other similar or related work.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Minimum education required of the position:

High School Diploma, GED, High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) or Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC).

Minimum experience required of the position:

  • At least 6 months of experience performing plant operational duties as a qualified non licensed operator at Palisades.

OR

  • At least 12 months of experience performing plant operational duties as a qualified non licensed operator at a comparable (PWR) facility or 18 months of experience at a noncomparable (BWR) commercial power reactor facility.

OR

  • At least 6 months of experience performing operational duties as an active licensed reactor operator at a comparable facility or 12 months of experience at a noncomparable commercial power reactor facility.

OR

  • At least 18 months (from time completion of training) of experience in a position equivalent to the reactor operator position at a military reactor (qualified to manipulate or direct the manipulation of control rods) i.e., Reactor Operator, Engineering Officer of the watch/propulsion plant watch officer, Engineering watch supervisor/propulsion plant watch supervisor.

OR

  • At least 27 Months experience at a non-nuclear facility


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