Entergy Mechanical Engineer III-Sr Lead (Nuc) in Jackson, Mississippi

Mechanical Engineer III-Sr Lead (Nuc)

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Date: Aug 8, 2018

Location: Jackson, MS, US

Company: Entergy


Responsible for delivery of safe, reliable and timely capital modifications for all Entergy Nuclear plants.


  1. Support the design and analysis of changes to existing power plants.

  2. Develop integrated systems designs and perform supporting calculations for the planned work.

  3. Prepare technical specifications for mechanical engineering equipment

  4. Perform independent reviews of work performed by others including calculations and drawing preparation.

  5. Coordinate and provide guidance to other engineers, project managers, client personnel, and suppliers to ensure a complete and timely design.

  6. Prepare engineering studies.

  7. Provide guidance as a mentor in the development of less experienced engineers.


Minimum education required of the position

B.S. Degree in Engineering or other closely related scientific discipline / physical science generally associated with power plant operations, or equivalent work experience (equivalent experience is defined as demonstrated success at the Engineer / Technical Specialist level.)

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

Engineer III: 3 – 5 years experience in nuclear power design, operations, or equivalent, depending upon engineering level

Engineer Sr: 4 – 6 years experience in nuclear power design, operations, or equivalent, depending upon engineering level

Engineer Sr Lead: 5 - 7 years experience in nuclear power design, operations, or equivalent, depending upon engineering level.

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

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

Professional engineer’s license is preferred.


Functional Knowledge Requires understanding and application of procedures and concepts within Mechanical discipline and basic knowledge of other disciplines.

Five or more years’ experience in the design of mechanical engineering systems for non-commercial, heavy industrial plants (power or chemical), with a focus on integrated, detailed system design for new plants, modifications, or replacements; Experience must include the selection of equipment, piping materials, and the preparation of performance sizing calculations and specifications.

Technically knowledgeable of available equipment and proven pre-engineered systems to execute systems design.

Able to create design schematics, such as flow diagrams and P&IDs, using computer design software.

Experience in reviewing design drawings created by others.


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.

Primary Location: Mississippi-Jackson

Job Function :Engineering

FLSA Status :Professional

Relocation Option: Approved in accordance with the Entergy guidelines

Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings :1

Req ID: 81958

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement

Nearest Major Market: Jackson Mississippi

Job Segment: Engineer, Nuclear Engineering, Power Plant Operator, Mechanical Engineer, Nuclear, Engineering, Energy

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