Holtec International, a global turnkey supplier of equipment and systems for the nuclear, solar, geothermal and fossil power generation sectors of the energy industry, is seeking to add a System Design Engineer to the SMR-160 nuclear reactor engineering team.
The Engineer is responsible for design of plant systems, structures, and components including the design and analysis of safety systems. The Engineer will be part of the mechanical engineering design team, with responsibility for developing engineering and licensing documents. The Engineer is also responsible for interfacing with other engineering disciplines and supporting development of associated licensing products as part of the SMR-160 project team.
Specific Areas of Responsibility:
Develop engineering and licensing requirements for nuclear systems, structures, and components.
Develop process flow diagrams, piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID), system descriptions, specifications, thermal and pressure loss calculations, and control logic.
Develop design specifications for individual system components such as heat exchangers, pumps, valves, etc.
Develop equipment specifications and interact with vendors to obtain vendor input/design confirmation of various components.
Review component drawings and system P&IDs to ensure compliance to the drawing standards and system/component requirements.
Applicants should be prepared to play an active role in a project-driven and highly integrated engineering team.
BS in Engineering from an ABET-accredited program is required.
Strong academic background in fluid mechanics and/or thermal engineering.
5-10 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Effective communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Excellent attention to detail and capable of producing error-free documents.
Effective communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
Strong math, analytical, problem-solving, and computer skills.
Eligible to work under 10 CFR Part 810.
Master's degree in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, nuclear engineering, or closely related field.
Industry experience in design / fabrication of products such as heat exchangers, piping valves and pumps, and ASME components.
Experience working with engineers and fabricators to develop designs and drawings.
Knowledge and understanding of ASME Y14.5 standards.
Knowledge and understanding of US domestic or international licensing standards.
Experience with using SolidWorks, AutoCAD, and SmartPlant software suites.
Experience in commercial nuclear or naval nuclear design.