First Energy Corp. Nuclear Rapid Response Engineer in Oak Harbor, Ohio

Nuclear Rapid Response Engineer

Location: Oak Harbor, OH, US, 43449

Job Function: Engineering

Employee Type: Reg Full Time (FT)

Requisition ID: 1982

FirstEnergy at a Glance

FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) is dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, FirstEnergy includes one of the nation’s largest investor-owned electric systems, more than 24,000 miles of transmission lines that connect the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions, and a diverse generating fleet with a total capacity of nearly 17,000 megawatts.

About the Opportunity

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

This position serves as a member of the Rapid Response Engineering Team at the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station. This group serves as the first responders for most day-to-day demands of Site Engineering and is the first point of contact for engineering support of emergent plant activities (Priority 300, 400 or below).

Responsibilitiesat the Nuclear Rapid Response Engineer include :

  • Developing engineering solutions to emergent issues in support of plant operation and maintenance for activities that are in the 12-week work management cycle.

  • Preparing engineering change packages, specifications and technical support to "protect the 12-week schedule.”

  • Serve as initial responder to requests for component support.

  • Providing engineering output documents such as minor modifications and corrective action responses.

  • Performing change evaluations for design and licensing basis.

  • Interfacing with other units within engineering for necessary support.

  • Managing and completing assigned activities to support timely implementation of required plant operations.

  • Interfacing with customers to identify needs and providing rapid response engineering solutions to facilitate operational effectiveness.

  • Performing field walk downs and interfacing with other groups to resolve emergent plant issues.

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

Qualifications at the Nuclear Rapid Response Engineer include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering Required.

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

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

  • Desire to continue to learn and grow, work across FirstEnergy and 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 presentations to 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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Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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