First Energy Corp. Nuclear BOP Systems Engineer in Oak Harbor, Ohio

Nuclear BOP Systems Engineer

Location: Oak Harbor, OH, US, 43449

Job Function: Engineering

Employee Type: Reg Full Time (FT)

Requisition ID: 181

This is an open position with FENOC, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. [DBN]

Responsibilities for the Nuclear BOP Systems Engineer at the Davis-Bessie Nuclear Plant include:

  • Developing and facilitating high-level solutions to complex BOP system issues in support of plant operationsand maintenance.

  • Managing diverse projects, processes and programs, and integrating broad strategic concepts.

  • Serving as an advanced technical resource and system expert in support of operating requirements.

  • Verifying station activities are properly addressed and performed.

  • Performing field walk-downs, conducting inspections of plant equipment and interfacing with other groups toresolve emergent and routine plant issues.

  • Trending system parameters and monitoring performance of assigned systems.

  • Establishing predictive and preventative maintenance (task and frequency) for assigned systems.

  • Reviewing schedules and work orders, and developing outage and routine maintenance activity lists.

  • Preparing technical reports and presentations.

  • Developing and completing investigations and corrective actions in accordance with the Corrective ActionProgram.

  • Working with engineering representatives from various manufacturers, vendors and industry groups toinvestigate and resolve system operating problems.

  • Performing observations, surveys and assessments of plant activities such as maintenance and operations.

  • Ensuring opportunities to address human performance errors are addressed.

  • Providing support for interface with regulatory and oversight agencies.

  • Reviewing and analyzing plant operating characteristics and NRC and industry correspondence to identifyoperating experiences that may be appropriate to identify or resolve plant issues.

  • Championing design change improvements and interface.

  • Performing Emergency Response Organization (ERO) duties as assigned.

Qualifications for the Nuclear BOP SystemsEngineer:

  • BS degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited school or a Professional Engineers License. (Advanceddegree is a plus).

  • Position level requires 8 years of nuclear power experience or 10 years of engineering or related professionalexperience.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, including Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Word.

  • Demonstrate a questioning attitude to continue to learn, produce results and strengthen existingrelationships.

  • Desire to continue to learn, grow and work across FirstEnergy and to deliver results.

  • Ability to develop effective working relationships with all employees at FirstEnergy.

  • Deliver quality, accurate work within established deadlines.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to make formal technical presentationsto various management levels.

  • Must reside within site-specific ERO response time.

Benefits, Compensation & Workforce Diversity

At FirstEnergy, employees are key to our success. We depend on their talents to meet the challenges of our changing business environment. We are committed to rewarding individual and team efforts through our total rewards philosophy which includes competitive pay plus incentive compensation, a company-sponsored pension plan, 401(k) savings plan with matching employer contribution, a choice of medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, and life insurance programs, as well as skills development training with tuition reimbursement. Please visit our website at to learn more about all of our employee rewards programs. FirstEnergy proudly supports workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Unable to sponsor or transfer H-1B visas at this time.


Safety is a core value for FirstEnergy and is essential to all of our business activities. We ensure employees have the tools, information, and processes to perform their duties in a manner that assures safety for themselves, their co-workers, our customers and the public. Our goals are to provide a safe work environment, to maintain an accident-free, injury-free workplace, and to promote and maintain public safety. To meet these goals, we dedicate ourselves to achieving world-class safety standards.

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