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South Texas Project Nuclear Operating Company Supervisor Licensing in Wadsworth, Texas

Supervisor Licensing

STP Nuclear Operating Company, 12090 FM 521, Wadsworth, Texas, United States of AmericaReq #1064

Wednesday, May 29, 2024

The South Texas Project Electric Generating Station is one of the newest and largest nuclear power facilities in the nation. STP's two units produce 2,700 megawatts of carbon-free electricity - providing clean energy to two million Texas homes. Through our uncompromising commitment to nuclear safety and continuous focus on improving plant operations, STP has emerged as an industry leader. Our 1,200 employees maintain an ongoing commitment to the safe and reliable operation of the facility. The company's culture and core values focus on safety, integrity, teamwork and excellence.


Supervises, directs, and defines daily activities of the Licensing Group which is responsible for the coordination, preparation and technical review of activities associated with maintaining the operating licenses for the station, and supporting Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) activities including the NRC inspection program for the station and NRC inspection activities. Provides expert services for the station on the licensing bases and provides oversight to ensure activities related to the licensing bases for the station meet STP expectations and regulatory requirements. Supervises Corrective Action Program (CAP) activities associated with department corrective actions.


• Bachelor's degree in engineering or other technical area. (Preferred)


• 6 years’ experience in nuclear power plant operations, maintenance, licensing, or engineering with a strong knowledge of reactor operations and the licensing interface. (Required)

• 4 years’ experience in a position that requires frequent and routine interface with the regulator on directly related licensing activities. (Preferred)

• Supervisory or leadership experience. (Preferred)


• There is no Licensure or Certifications required.



• Supervises the development and review of documentation and supporting analyses for submission to the NRC, evaluating licensing impact and ensuring technical accuracy and compliance with regulatory requirements and regulations.

• Identifies the need and prepares applications for required licenses, technical specifications and assorted amendments for the South Texas Project (STP) including identifying and using input from other stations, vendors and/or consultants as necessary.

• Develops and coordinates the licensing strategy relative to compliance with NRC regulatory requirements. Supervises the preparation of licensing correspondence to the NRC on requests for information, inspection findings, violations, etc.

• Provides guidance to station organizations relative to compliance with NRC requirements, station commitments, and the licensing basis for complex issues, including input to NRC reporting requirements and operability determinations.

• Drives the close-out of technical and non-technical regulatory issues, open event reports, inspection findings and violations.

• Supervises the development and maintenance of department/station policies and procedures related to licensing responsibilities.

• Serves as the NRC point of contact on matters related to the STP licensing basis, including conducting meetings between STP personnel, contractors, and the regulator. Coordinates activities related to investigations by the NRC Office of Investigation.

• Monitors organizational activities, evaluates impact of internal and external factors (e.g., technology, regulations, business environment) and implements response plans.

• Supervises Corrective Action Program (CAP) activities associated with department corrective actions.


• Ensures development plans are in place and followed.

• Perform personnel activities for direct reports (promotions, salary changes, counseling, performance appraisals).

• Prepares and delivers oral and written communications relating to work group and station activities (e.g., reports, presentations, department meetings).

• Monitors work group reports and recommendations to assure evaluations, assessments and support are effectively developed and communicated.

• Develops and maintains appropriate technical expertise within the work group to ensure adequate talent to perform meaningful assessments and program oversight.

• Represents department/company on internal work teams and committees and with external entities.

• Maintains composure in high stress or adverse situations.

• Understands and implements company policies.

• Provides employees with tools and training necessary for them to perform their assignments.


• Accept ERO position as needed.

• Accept outage position as needed.

• Ability to obtain and maintain unescorted access.


• Hybrid/Remote – Due to the nature of the work, this position provides the ability for a hybrid work schedule between Site and an alternate work location. Alternate work locations require adequate technology and that a solid ergonomic setup is present. Note: Work schedules are contingent on business need.

Posting closes - June 12, 2024

STP is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and is committed to nondiscrimination in all matters relating to employment throughout the organization. STP will make every good faith effort to meet or exceed its affirmative action goals and commitments.

We thank all individuals for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

NOTE: In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date.

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  • STP Nuclear Operating Company, 12090 FM 521, Wadsworth, Texas, United States of America