The IVVI Level II performs routine maintenance, repairs, and modifications to licensed nuclear facilities which are shut down for refueling. A nuclear technician monitors, maintains and provides quality control for nuclear testing and equipment as well as radiation levels. You may be assigned other duties to help proactively drive our FieldCore vision and align with our organization's core values.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Perform routine maintenance, repairs, and modifications to commercial nuclear power generation plants
Responsibilities include conducting and supporting activities for in-vessel inspections, vessel component modifications, reactor dis-assembly/reassembly, and under vessel maintenance.
This work requires extensive travel to nuclear stations performing mechanical and electrical service activities during outage seasons in the spring and fall.
Reading and comprehending detailed work instructions in accordance with written procedures and management direction.
Measure the levels and types of radiation produced by nuclear experiments, power generation, and other activities.
Will work primarily inside the containment building of a commercial nuclear reactor station.
Tasks include moving nuclear fuel using remote handling equipment, inspecting components with remote sensors, exchanging control rod drives, rigging and transferring reactor components, as well as repairing and refurbishing tools and plant components, which may require the use of air impact tools and heavy equipment.
Some work is performed in a very congested and high radiation area requiring the individual to wear radiation and environmental protection equipment (plastics or equivalent dress, supplied air breathing equipment, etc).
Ensuring Nuclear Safety, a priority during all aspects of the job.
Perform Safety Observations at each work location.
Perform other duties as assigned
Travel may be required
Ability and willingness to work holidays, weekends and overtime as required by field assignments
Required Qualifications & Experience:
High School Diploma
Complete Granite's Environmental Health and Safety training modules
Successful completion of skill specific training (80% or higher)
NDE Certifications: IVVI Level II (Visual Testing, VT-1, VT-3)
Must have strong mechanical/technical skills.
Ability to pass a visual acuity exam
3 years of nuclear experience highly desired, specifically BWR
Able to successfully perform all requirements of the job properly.
Understand and comply with all aspects of Environmental, Health, and Safety Standards
Must be able to obtain Unescorted Site Access at a Nuclear Power Plant
FieldCore, a GE company, is an independent, industrial field services organization focused on World-Class Execution across the power generation and oil & gas industries. We have brought together more than 12,000 of the foremost experts in field services to focus on one thing; delivering excellent outcomes for our customers. As a global organization, we celebrate the uniqueness of our diverse employees and strive to create an inclusive culture. Our people are driven by our core values of safety, integrity and quality, and focused by our guiding principles. For more information visit our website www.fieldcore.com.
FieldCore is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, ancestry, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law