Mechanical/Civil Contract Consulting Engineer

  • Location: Surry, VA
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #32688

Mechanical/Civil Contract Consulting Engineer

  • Local Surry, VA candidates only, please.

Job Description:

  • The position will be filled with a highly motivated individual that will lead and support engineering activities in the development and management of design changes using the standard design change process; current SDP qualification is a must.
  • The selected individual will provide this multi-discipline nuclear engineering team with strong technical leadership.
  • This individual must possess and apply advanced knowledge and technical skills to solve complex engineering problems, work directly with project management to set course on technical decision making, and provide manufacturing oversight of Nuclear Safety Related and Non-safety Related designs.
  • They will serve as responsible engineer on complex engineering problems and control technical and service commitments to internal or external stakeholders.
  • They may be required to perform independent research to find innovative and/or cost-effective engineering solutions to project related problems and perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Required Skills:

  • Must have proven nuclear Component Manufacturing oversight experience.
  • Must have nuclear Construction and Project Implementation experience
  • Must be willing to get into the field and perform walkdowns, project management activities and support of testing and troubleshooting of plant modifications.
  • Must have prior experience leading and managing a large engineering project from either a mechanical or civil space
  • Must have nuclear experience

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
  • Equally effective working independently or in team environment.

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Overhead crane design experience.
  • Qualified in the Standard Design Process, Engineering Calculations, Specifications and similar Nuclear Qualifications.
  • Previous 10CFR50.59 Training.
  • PE, FE, SRO or STA certifications.

Required Experience:

  • MUST have 15 years of Mechanical or Civil engineering experience.
  • MUST have10 years direct experience in the designing and/or oversite of commercial nuclear SSCs resulting in in depth knowledge in applicable codes, regulations, and practices.
  • Previous experience in the commercial nuclear industry


  • Must have a completed ABET accredited engineering degree (other engineering disciplines may be considered based on direct station overhead crane project experience).
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