INTEREST POSTING-Nuclear Control Operator
Hancocks Bridge, NJ
Requisition ID: 50961

Job Function/Category: Operations

Employment Type: Non-Exempt Full Time

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey. PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy.

PSEG ' INTEREST POSTING' for future Nuclear Control Operator positions

Controls the operation of a nuclear steam supply system, the turbine-generator unit, associated equipment, and all auxiliary systems.
Obtain and maintain any Federal, State or Local license as required in a reasonable time.
Operate the nuclear steam supply system and the turbine-generator and the auxiliaries in compliance with the Technical Specifications, all established station operating instructions and procedures and facility license requirements.
Perform the necessary calculations involved with reactor operation. Synchronize generators and regulate load, voltage, and frequency.
Perform switching operations by remote control, as directed or required, to maintain continuity of service on auxiliary busses.
Perform emergency operations to protect the general public and station personnel, safeguard station equipment, and maintain electric service.
Receive Electric Dispatchers' orders and make reports of operating conditions.
Make operational and surveillance tests of equipment as directed by the Technical Specifications and by operating and surveillance procedure. Issue tags for clearing equipment and instructions for making it ready for service, as directed by the Electric Dispatcher, Senior Shift Supervisor, or Shift Supervisor; fill out tags removed from equipment.
Maintain records of valve lineups, equipment status, and operating logs, as required. Report, immediately, any abnormal conditions that develop during the progress of the work and take proper corrective measures.
Assist Nuclear Control Operators in the same Control Room, as required.
During the shutdown of the unit, perform refueling operations including the transfer of fuel assemblies.
Assist the maintenance force to the extent of their capabilities. Perform similar or less skilled work.
Performs planning and scheduling functions of the Operations Department.
Performs temporary rotational assignments such as lube planner, win team, retest coordinator, and outage tagging.

Must meet the Company's “General Requirements”; must have all the qualifications of Equipment Operator.
Must meet the NRC and ANSI power plant and operating experience required to seek a NRC license currently in effect.
Must have a thorough knowledge of established operating procedures, rules, instructions, and Technical Specifications pertaining to the duties to be performed.
Must have a thorough knowledge of the layout and operation of the nuclear, mechanical, and electrical equipment in the station.
Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and instructions relating to the work to be performed.
Must know the full procedure for starting up and shutting down, nuclear steam supply system, a turbine-generator unit, associated equipment, and all auxiliary systems.
Must be able to diagram and explain the operation of the major mechanical, electrical and nuclear control systems.
Must be able to explain the general operation of the turbine-generator control system.
Must be capable of assuming the supervisory responsibilities related to the work to be performed.
Must be cooperative with all those contacted in this work and receive and transmit orders and instructions in a manner to command the confidence and respect of associates.
Must be able to hold a State of New Jersey Steam Engineers License, Stationary, Third Class.
Must demonstrate, through a testing program, the potential to obtain a Reactor Operator license and to perform successfully as a Nuclear Control Operator.
Must have successfully completed the Reactor Operator Fundamental and systems training, including the NRC administered exam.

The work associated with this position requires that the Company provide you with access to Part 810-Controlled Information. Under the law, the Company is limited in who it can share this information with and in certain circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization before the Company can share this information. Accordingly, to be eligible for this position you will be required to complete a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition if an offer is made. If there is a need for specific authorization, due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an offer.


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