Washington River Protection Solutions Engineer in Richland, Washington


Position Number30478

CompanyWA River Protection Solutions





Job Responsibilities/Duties

Performs duties of a Instrument Control/Electrical engineer and system engineer (supporting testing, routine maintenance activities, troubleshooting, system design improvements,ECNs, material procurement, procedure reviews, etc.) as assigned by manager. Provide technical and programmatic leadership in support of Process & Control System (P&CS) Engineering, which includes coordination of activities with multiple internal and external entities, performing technical and cost/benefits evaluations, and developing task plans and schedules. Provide oversight of and technical direction to subcontractors. Prepare and present technical information related to assigned system as needed.Accountable for safety based on the principals of no injuries to anyoneSet challenging goals for personal and group accomplishmentsSet high standards of performance for self and othersDevelop and sustain productive customer relationshipsMaintain cognizance of any changes to assigned instrumentation systems and componentsInput to/develop and approve work packages, Engineering Change Notices and Software Change RequestesPerform software modifications on ABB, Allen-Bradley, Novatech or other control systemsReview and approve new or changes to operating or maintenance proceduresReview preventive maintenance, surveillances, and establish post maintenance testing requirementsPerform operability evaluations in support of daily activitiesMaintain knowledge of system design descriptions, baseline technical documentation, software quality assurance recordsPrepare Bills of Material and Material RequestsPerform routine administrative activities/duties on time (routine training, safety meetings, time keeping, continuing training, staff meetings)

Required Qualifications

BS degree in Electrical Engineering or other related engineering degree with minimum of 2 years of experience.

Desired Qualifications

Must be familiar with nuclear application with emphasis on instruments and controls, and a knowledge of current development and trends and be able to interpret IEEE Standards, NFPA Requirements. Must be familiar with process and control system platforms including modification to the control system hardware and software, communications systems (including wireless), and development and testing systems. Required significant control systems testing experience, including preparation of test procedures and completion of test reports.Working knowledge of developing safety instrumented systems and application of ANSI/ISA-84 desirable.Working knowledge of Allen-Bradley PLC and/or ABB 800xA control system platform desirable. Working knowledge of software development in any of these: C#, .NET, C++, JavaScript, Microsoft MVC, SQL, etc. is desirable.

Relocation Funding ProvidedYes

U.S. Citizenship RequiredYes

Clearance RequiredNo

Job ClassificationExempt

Shift Work RequiredNo

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