AREVA Mechanical Engineer II-IV - Pipeline Requisition in Richland, Washington
- **AREVA is starting the sourcing process to identify viable candidates interested in experienced engineering opportunities in Richland, WA. In anticipation of future opportunities, we're building our pipeline of potential candidates. *
- This is a Pipeline requisition, used to proactively acquire applications from interested applicants for consideration of future opportunities. If you are interested and qualified, we ask that you complete your application.** *
AREVA is dedicated to the design and construction of nuclear power plants and research reactors, instrumentation and control, modernization and maintenance services, components manufacture and the supply of nuclear fuel.
The Plant Engineering, Technical Support and Maintenance Department supports manufacturing of nuclear fuel. It consists of three teams; Mechanical/Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Software Engineering. The candidate would be part of the Mechanical/Chemical Engineering Team.
AREVA supports a safety conscious work environment and nuclear safety culture by aggressively promoting the identification and correction of safety issues and fostering a conservative decision making environment that drives nuclear safety.
*AREVA is looking for a Mechanical Engineer II-IV for our Richland, WA location. *The identified candidate will support design, construction, and commissioning of a new chemical processing facility. The desired candidate will have relevant knowledge and experience with various aspects of project design and construction of similar facilities.
In addition, the candidate would learn existing plant systems and support improvement projects and maintenance activities at a facility with highly automated chemical, sintering, and assembly equipment. *
Primary responsibilities will include: *
Receives minimal assistance and instruction on assignments and solutions.
Ensures compliance with engineering standards.
Independently evaluates, selects and applies a variety of technical techniques, procedures, and criteria using judgment in making more complex adaptations and modifications.
Researches and assesses best practices, proposing methods and improvements.
Performs other related duties and tasks, as required.
All candidates must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for this opportunity. Candidates who exceed minimum qualifications may be considered for a higher level position.
Engineer II- BS in Mechanical Engineering PLUS 2-3 years of experience as a Mechanical Engineer with demonstrated increasing responsibilities.
Engineer III -BS in Mechanical Engineering PLUS 3-5 years of experience as a Mechanical Engineer with demonstrated increasing responsibilities.
Engineer IV -BS in Mechanical Engineering PLUS 5-7 years of experience as a Mechanical Engineer with demonstrated increasing responsibilities.
Experience implementing projects from Conceptual Design to Commissioning and Production.
Strong background in Machine Design/Automation.
Excellent communications skills.
Team player, ability to function and interact well in a multi various disciplined teams.
Organization, ability to manage workload schedules and competing priorities.
Able to direct field crews with installation and testing of equipment.
The following requirements are desired and will be used to differentiate all candidates who apply for this position. *
Strong background in Industrial or Commercial HVAC/Air Balance
Piping systems and fluid dynamics.
General understanding of building construction codes and concepts.
Familiarity with fire codes (flammable gas systems, fire wall penetrations, fire suppression systems).
Domestic/International travel - 2%. Minimal travel for training or plant visits to Europe.
AREVA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Job: *DESIGN & ENGINEERING
Title: Mechanical Engineer II-IV - Pipeline Requisition
Location: NORTH AMERICA-Washington-Richland
Requisition ID: MEC00591-PL