First Energy Corp. Nuclear BOP Systems Engineer in Perry, Ohio

Nuclear BOP Systems Engineer

Location: Perry, OH, US, 44081

Job Function: Engineering

Employee Type: Reg Full Time (FT)

Requisition ID: 357

This is an open position with FirstEnergy Nuclear Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. [PEN]

Responsibilities for the Nuclear Engineer in BOP Systems at the Perry Nuclear Plant include:

  • Developing and facilitating high-level solutions to complex BOP system issues in support of plant operations and 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 to resolve 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 Action Program.

  • Working with engineering representatives from various manufacturers, vendors and industry groups to investigate 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 identify operating 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.


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

  • Minimum of 8 years Nuclear Power Plant experience or 10 years relatable Professiona experience 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, 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 presentations to various management levels.

  • Must reside within site-specific ERO response time.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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