Generation Project Manager

  • Location: Mineral, VA
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #32475

Generation Project Manager:

High Level Project Overview:

  • The Generation Project Leader will support the Generation Project Manager overseeing the replacement of the existing Main Condensers in both operating nuclear units at North Anna Power Station.
  • Each Main Condenser is comprised of four heat exchanger tube bundles.
  • The inlet and outlet water boxes for each tube bundle will be replaced as part of this effort.
  • Planned approach entails structural reinforcement of each Main Condenser shell, removal of the inlet and outlet water boxes, demolition and removal of the existing tube bundles, rigging and insertion of replacement modular tube bundles in the main condenser shell, installation of replacement water boxes and reconnection to existing support systems.
  • This role will support the project manager for this scope of work.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure capital projects are executed with Safety and Environmental Compliance as the primary focus of all personnel supporting his/her projects.
  • The Construction Leader is expected to maintain a physical presence in the field for at least 80% of the duration of the workday and address issues as they arise with the contractor and project management team.
  • Responsible for performing site construction oversight inspections to monitor the field quality of work and materials provided by vendors and subcontractors.
  • Under the supervision of the Construction Manager and/or Project Manager, inspects work quality and adherence to contract specifications to meet regulatory requirements, codes and company standards using visual observation, construction knowledge and application of skills.
  • Ensure Dominion is getting the products and services specified in the PO, and to ensure the products and services will perform as required.
  • The Construction Leader must understand the Scope of Work (SOW) and ensure the Supplier executes the work according to the SOW, and all applicable Dominion Specifications and Standards. Any deviations from contract specifications or materials that are identified are to be reported to the Construction Manager and/or Project Manager.
  • Provide quality inspection reports/status updates to management upon request or as needed.
  • Provide feedback to contractors, engineers, safety personnel and general management concerning issues or concerns being encountered.
  • Know and understand the client’s Supplemental Terms & Conditions, including a general knowledge of the Safety and Environmental Compliance standards therein, that are expected to be executed successfully by the Supplier.

Required Skills:

  • Previous experience supporting large capital projects
  • Previous experience supporting condenser replacement and/or feedwater heater replacement projects
  • Attention to detail and ability to work collaboratively and support a project manager

Soft Skills:

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to lead, collaborate, or work effectively in a variety of teams, including multi-disciplinary teams

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Working knowledge of power generation facilities and supporting processes.
  • General knowledge of construction and operational field work practices, equipment utilization and work component scheduling.
  • Demonstrates skill in planning, organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work to meet construction deadlines.
  • Ability to work effectively with management and co-workers and to make effective decisions.
  • Skilled in problem solving, attention to detail.
  • Skilled in comparing construction specifications and material requirements to physical and material work products.
  • Skilled in reading and interpreting manuals, technical instructions and drawings, with an ability to accurately prepare brief written reports.
  • Skilled in use of personal computer and Microsoft software (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Familiarity with OSHA industrial safe work practices.
  • Experience with the development and processing of contract related requisitions.
  • Experience with P-6 schedules at a user level.
  • Project coordination experience.

Preferred Experience:

  • 3+ years of industry experience in the field of construction, engineering, and/or management.
  • Must have previous Nuclear industry experience

Education:

  • Minimum High School Diploma
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Simulator Change Coordinator

  • Location: Mineral, VA
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #32434

Simulator Change Coordinator

Job Description:
This individual will be responsible for coordinating changes to the three plant simulators for at least five plant upgrade phases

  • ANSI 3.5 Certified Operations Training Simulator
  • Operations Training Full Scope Glass Top Plant Simulator

This includes:

  • Accountability for documenting Digital I&C Upgrade design change technical impacts on the Simulators and coordinating incorporation of those changes by our I&C and Simulator vendors.
  • Regularly attendance of individual project team meetings and working with each project lead engineer to document Simulator impacts
  • Reviews of simulator change documentation from the I&C and Simulator vendors.

Certifications:

  • Reactor Operator (RO) or Senior Reactor Operator (SRO) license or Senior Instructor Training Certification

Required Skills:

  • Experience as an NRC certified Reactor Operator
  • MUST have experience working hands on with hardware and network to help the current simulator hardware engineer with changes/upgrades
  • MUST have hands on experience maintaining compliance for an ANSI 3.5 accredited simulator

Soft Skills:

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to lead, collaborate, or work effectively in a variety of teams, including multi-disciplinary teams

Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as a nuclear plant Simulator Engineer
  • Previous experience managing Corys simulator environments
  • Working knowledge of PLC, DCS, and other controls applications, especially Emerson Ovation systems
  • Familiarity with nuclear power plant environments
  • Familiarity with typical nuclear Piping & Instrument Diagrams (PI&D) and Test Loop Diagrams (TLD)
  • Knowledge of instrumentation including temperature, pressure, flow, and analytical instrumentation.

Required Experience:

  • At least 3 years of experience working with Simulator Maintenance and upgrades.
  • Shared responsibility for at least one major Simulator software/hardware upgrade.
  • Must have nuclear industry experience

Education:

  • Degree in Engineering or associated technical training in simulator networking, machine human interface, and instrumentation & control
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