Entergy Technical Spec II (Cost Analyst) in Killona, Louisiana

Date: Oct 12, 2017

Location: Killona, LA, US

Company: Entergy

Primary Location: Louisiana-Killona

Job Function :Power Plant

MRV Minimum Salary :$69,000.00

MRV Maximum Salary :$104,000.00

FLSA Status :Professional

Relocation Option: Not approved

Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings :1.00

Req ID: 74207

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%


This position provides the detail analysis and financial compilations necessary for project evaluation, project authorization and project management.


Under the direction of the Superintendent, this position is responsible for financial analysis including detailed project cost estimation, detail budget development, monitoring of project expenditures and reporting of detailed estimates and project budgets for site projects, including but not limited to Nuclear sustainability projects (NSP), Strategic projects, Segment 1&2 projects, Site betterment projects, and all Outage related projects as assigned.

Position scope includes developing the cost tracking system for the project; Maintains, analyzes and reports on budgets, change orders, expenditures, commitments, work performance, cost variances and estimates; Converts project estimates to control budgets in accordance with the applicable code of accounts and work breakdown structure; Analyzes cost data, physical progress data and schedule data in order to predict the prospective financial performance of the project; preparation of monthly expenditure budgets; and assesses project risk and formulates mitigating contingency values, as needed.

Close coordination is required with Superintendents, project managers, contract managers, supply chain, financial business partners and accounting to ensure timely and accurate reporting of project and/or department expenses.

This position will also assist in the development of documents used in the initiation and close out of all project scope.


Minimum education required of the position

  • Desired: B.S. Degree in Engineering or other scientific discipline generally associated with power plant operations or equivalent, or equivalent work experience

Minimum experience required of the position

  • Four years relevant experience w/degree. Eight years relavent experience w/o degree.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

  • Technical understanding of nuclear generation principles and operation. Desired: outstanding communication, conflict management, and change management skills. Proficiency with current computer business applications.

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

  • Desired: SRO License or certification.

EEO Statement: The Entergy System of Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The Entergy System of Companies complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

The Entergy System of Companies expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of the Entergy System of Company employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.

Entergy provides reasonable accommodations for online applicants. Requests for a reasonable accommodation may be made orally or in writing by an applicant, employee, or third party on his or her behalf.

Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

Pre-employment Testing: One way that Entergy has found to identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs is through pre-employment testing. If this position does require an EEI test, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting. If you are invited to a test session, we strongly recommend you review and complete the practice test as well as review the testing brochure for your respective test. The test brochure will give you critical information on the test such as time allocated and number of questions. Also, keep in mind that the actual test is timed; you should practice timing yourself while doing the practice tests. The practice test information and test brochures can be located by going to the EEI website, http://www.eei.org/practicetests , Logon ID: entergy, password: practice test (2 words).

In addition to EEI testing there is also Fit-for-Duty testing which will identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs. If this position does require Fit-for-Duty testing, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting.

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