Xcel Energy Industrial Nurse Job in Township of Welch, Minnesota

Location(s): MN - Welch

Do you have the attention to detail and commitment to safety needed for a successful and rewarding career in the field of nuclear power? We’re looking for people who are looking to grow their career with a company that maintains one of the safest nuclear fleets in the nation. If that describes you, we’d like you on our team.


This position is responsible for providing medical oversight and coordination of occupational health programs in accordance with federal, state and industry regulations.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Administer medical requirements of OSHA and NRC regulations. Determine, maintain and analyze medical requirements for NRC licensed operators and for fire Brigade members.

  • Manage worker compensation cases, return to work and short term disability. Coordinate employee health services with local medical providers, Medical review Officer and Xxcel Energy.

  • Developing and maintaining the medical portion of the hearing conservation program, respiratory protection program, and heavy metal surveillance program.

  • Maintain accurate and up to date medical records.

  • Position will support outage medical coverage-office hours at the plant and time out in the plant supporting supervision.


  • Must be a licensed RN. Specialization in Occupational Health is desired.

  • Physical Therapy/Occupation Therapy skills/experience preferred.

  • Understanding of industry and regulatory requirements and expectations.

  • Use of personal computers, good oral and written communication, good interpersonal skills, good questioning attitude, strong analytical skills and the ability to multitask required.

ERO requirement:

Must live within 90 minutes to ensure proper implementation of Emergency Response plan.

A condition of employment will be successfully obtaining and maintaining General Security Clearance and a Nuclear Security Clearance for unescorted access to Xcel Energy nuclear plants including successful completion of nuclear General Access Training (GAT) and the nuclear security screening process (typically consists of an alcohol/drug screen, a criminal history check, a psychological assessment, initial credit and background investigation and periodic credit & criminal history checks).

This position requires continuity in your new role for 24 months. During that time, you will not be eligible to apply for or request to be moved to any other job at the Company until the continuity timeframe has been met, unless otherwise approved by senior leadership.

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: MN - Welch || MN - Welch || United States (US) || Nuclear Rollup || 45653:FT PI Training-Support || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 11754

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com