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.


  • 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


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