Reactor Module Component Engineer
Empyrean Services
Corvallis, OR

About $67,000 - $87,000 a year

Module Component Engineer
Corvallis, Oregon


The Reactor Module (RXM) Component Design Engineering organization
generates technical requirements and associated design parameters for the
modular advanced light water reactor (ALWR) nuclear steam supply system
(NSSS). Utilizing proven state-of-the-art methodologies Reactor Module
components are engineered to nuclear industry standards. The person in
this position provides component engineering and manufacturing support in
accordance with the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code and applicable Nuclear
Regulatory Requirements.


Generate technical requirements for the modular ALWR nuclear steam
supply system.

Prepare and review engineering specifications, drawings, and other
documentation that communicate the design and technical aspects of components,
systems, and structures associated with the reactor coolant system and nuclear
steam supply system. Works on complex tasks in multiple and diverse areas.

Compile functional and design requirements into component and
assembly design with consideration for system interfaces, manufacturability,
serviceability and in-service inspection.

Develop design parameters associated with the reactor pressure
vessel, pressurizer, steam generator, reactor vessel internals, containment
pressure vessel, main steam and feedwater piping, component supports, valves,
and control rod drive mechanisms.

Perform supporting applied mechanics analyses (fluid and solid
mechanics) utilizing symbolic math software and other computer aided
engineering tools (ANSYS).

Perform engineering calculations consistent with the requirements
defined in the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III and the ASME
B31.1 Power Piping Code.

Performs other duties as assigned.
Safety Culture: Adheres to the NuScale Safety culture and is
expected to model safe behavior and influence peers to meet high standards.


A minimum of a B. S. degree in Mechanical,
Civil or Nuclear Engineering from a four year accredited college or university.

A PE license in Mechanical, Civil, or Nuclear Engineering is desirable.

Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience.

Demonstrated experience in: Engineering design and analysis of
pressure vessels, component supports and piping preferably in the nuclear

Familiarity with the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code,
Sections II, III, and XI, and B31.1 or equivalent.

Familiarity with commercial finite element and/or computational
fluid dynamics software and CAD modeling tools is desired, ANSYS Products and
Solidworks are preferred.

Candidate will have previous exposure/experience to manufacturing
design support for reactor heavy components (pressure vessels, heat exchangers,
etc.), such as resolution of departures from specification and review of
manufacturing/forging drawings.

Strong technical writing skills.

Good communication, computer, presentation and interpersonal

Exceptional organization skills and ability to manage complex
projects with multiple work phases.

Industry Requirements: Eligible to work under Department of Energy
10 CFR Part 810.

Empyrean Services is committed to creating a diverse environment
and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin,
genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other protected status.