Licensing Engineer - Comanche Peak at Luminant Generation Company LLC

Posted in Engineering 29 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Glen Rose, Texas





Job Description:

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Job Description

Overview

This position reports to the Manager, Regulatory Affairs to provide regulatory services and support necessary for the safe, efficient and reliable operation of Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant (CPNPP). This position supports interface of Luminant Power with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and other regulatory agencies to obtain and maintain necessary licenses and permits, to resolve regulatory issues, to submit required reports, and to coordinate NRC inspection and oversight activities.

Responsibilities


  • Represents Luminant Power with the NRC and other regulatory agencies on matters for assigned area of responsibilities pertaining to CPNPP including the licensing bases, license amendments, relief requests, burden reduction and improvements, and inspections while enhancing Luminant's regulatory reputation.

  • Maintains assigned licensing basis documents for CPNPP, as required by federal regulations, through the control of licensing basis documents and regulatory correspondence. 

  • Coordinates the resolution of questions involving the interpretation of NRC regulations, rules, license requirements, Technical Specification requirements, Safety Analysis Report commitments and reportability issues for assigned area of responsibilities.

  • Assures that information communicated to regulatory agencies is timely and technically accurate.

  • Maintains Commitments for assigned area of responsibilities in the Commitment Management System as a management tool to increase confidence in the completion of and compliance with regulatory requirements.

  • Supports the NRC inspection program of CPNPP and station support of the NRC Reactor Oversight Program (ROP).  Provides insight to Luminant Power management on reactor oversight matters such as NRC performance indicators, NRC inspection results, enforcement activities and issue significance determination.

  • Prepares and submits timely and accurate reporting of NRC performance indicators and INPO/WANO performance indicators.

  • Participates in industry groups and committees such the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI), PWR Owners Group, and Region IV Utility Group to maintain awareness of regulatory trends and to effect regulatory reform and influence for assigned area of responsibilities

  • Coordinates correspondence and/or technical responses to regulatory agencies and groups

  • All other duties as assigned

Requirements


  • Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in engineering, engineering tech or related science

  • 10 years related nuclear work experience; 3 years of supervisory experience or resident expert in field

  • Experience in interacting with NRC inspectors and technical staff

  • Knowledge of nuclear regulations, regulatory review processes and inspection processes; nuclear codes and standards; nuclear plant operations; nuclear policies and procedures; and nuclear safety analyses preferred

  • Must possess excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills, and be skilled in making effective presentations

  • Preferred: Senior Reactor Operator (SRO) license or certification, or plant certification class

***Please note that a variety level of applicants are being accepted at this time. Grade level and compensation will be determined by education and experience, as per business needs***

Job Family

Plant Operations

Company

Luminant Generation Company LLC

Locations

Glen Rose, Texas

Texas

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