Engineer, entry level
Fleet Power Plant Mechanical Engineers provide design engineering support for the Naval Nuclear Reactor Plant mechanical systems in the US Navy’s Nuclear-Powered Submarine and Training Platforms. Duties include; providing technical leadership in design and development of reactor plant mechanical system upgrades and new equipment installation, including associated mechanical, fluid, and heat transfer analysis and engineering evaluations, coordinating resources, and work planning. We also evaluate reactor plant performance data and develop and maintain reactor plant operating procedures, test instructions, and maintenance procedures.
Other typical duties include, trouble shooting and analytical evaluation in support of diagnosing and correcting reactor plant equipment performance issues. In general duties require, strong understanding of engineering principles, work planning skills, leadership and coordination of engineering resources, and making engineering decisions for all aspects of assigned tasks.