This position may be filled as a Risk Engineer III or Sr depending on the candidate's experience and qualifications. This posting is scheduled to close on 9/17/19.
Responsible for recommending risk improvement and mitigation measures to both Entergy Nuclear and PowerGen leadership and Entergy Transmission and Distribution and Gas Operations Leadership. Responsibilities include consulting with company personnel regarding the solution of technical problems related to the protection of Company assets from loss due to fire and/or equipment failure. Must be capable of exercising engineering judgment in the identification and analysis of risk factors for major losses that would result in the damage of company assets, and developing resolution strategies to mitigate those risk factors.
Maintains loss control standards for inspecting, testing and maintaining fire protection systems. Ensures Company facilities comply with fire protection and boiler machinery standards and jurisdictional codes.
Promotes loss prevention throughout the Company through interaction with Senior Management and Plant personnel. Represents the Company in negotiations with governmental, and insurance approval authorities.
Investigates existing hazards and recommends risk reduction measures to management.
Coordinates insurance company inspections with plant personnel and assists with responses to insurance company recommendations.
Develops loss prevention training programs and mentors junior level engineers.
Consults with senior level management on best risk management approaches, practices, solutions and options.
Minimum education required of the position
Risk Engineer III
Sr Risk Engineer
Minimum experience required of the position
Risk Engineer III - 5-7 years of related work experience
Sr Risk Engineer
Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Intimate knowledge of fire protection and boiler & machinery engineering principles and their applications to both fire/property and boiler & machinery damage risk analysis in industrial facilities. Working knowledge of engineering codes and standards.
Ability to perform quantitative fire hazard analyses and risk assessments. Skills include the ability to perform comprehensive sprinkler system analysis and to assess various special hazard exposures, such as flammable liquid storage and handling. Must be able to travel 15-20 nights a month.
Ability to quickly identify exposures and develop and present effective loss control solutions in a concise format to senor level management. Ability to manage multiple assignments and fleet priorities.
Overnight travel is required. 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: Louisiana-New Orleans
Job Function: Professional
FLSA Status: Professional
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 88010
Travel Percentage:50% to 75%
An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.
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.
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