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Plant Equipment Design Design Engineer

GE Energy
Wilmington, NC 28401
Role Summary:The Plant Equipment Design - Design Engineer will contribute to the team primarily responsible for new reactor internals mechanical design development in support of GE-Hitachi Nuclear Energys New Units Business.

Essential Responsibilities:In this role, the Plant Equipment Design Design Engineer will develop design specifications, create and mature design concepts, provide procurement support, and generate other drawings and design documentation as required. The Design Engineer will operate in a matrixed engineering team to ensure high quality deliverables in accordance with customer requirements, business procedures and regulatory agency guidelines. This position requires interface with GEH Business PMs and Technical Project Engineers, GEH Sourcing and equipment manufacturers, and interafacing engineering teams with both GEH and its partners.

+ Demonstrates accountability for cost, schedule, quality, and technical accuracy of assigned tasks.

+ Takes personal responsibility, understanding impact of design and associated risk.

+ Considers customer needs and maintains open communication with interfacing engineers and project stakeholders.

+ Responsible for supporting work on projects with low to moderate complexity

+ Execute the analysis, design, test, or integration required to define and support assignments related to reactor internal components that meet business standards and program / product requirements

+ Performance of fundamental engineering hand calculations and modeling

+ Developing design of mechanical components and equipment

+ Maintaining focus to assessing causality and risk.

+ Preparing and presenting technical data to internal customers

+ Lead/facilitate discussion and information exchange to promote open dialogue including working effectively in a matrixed team environment

+ Ensuring that product designs meet all intended application and design requirements by working with experts in other functional teams

+ Provide technical support through Sourcing for fabricator assessment and interfaces.

+ Prepare invention disclosures to protect the technology that provides a competitive advantage to the business

+ Participate and lead teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives


+ Bachelor's Degree of Science in Mechanical Engineering or other engineering field


+ Ability and willingness to travel to domestic and international plant sites

Desired Characteristics:

+ Experience analyzing, and solving moderately complex design problems

+ Strong oral and written communication skills, including a demonstrated ability to write organized engineering documents

+ Strong interpersonal and proven leadership skills

+ Knowledge of Geometric Design & Tolerancing practices

+ Knowledge of the ASME/AWS codes

+ Proficiency with Autodesk Inventor 3D CAD design

+ Proficiency with ANSYS FEA analysis

+ Experience in the BWR or PWR industry

+ Six Sigma Green Belt Certification (internal GE candidate)

About Us:GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GEs mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) is a world-leading provider of advanced reactor technology, fuel, and nuclear services. The alliance combines GEs design expertise and history delivering reactors, fuels and services globally with Hitachis proven experience in advanced modular construction to offer customers around the world the technological leadership required to effectively enhance reactor performance, power output and safety.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable). This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.Additional Locations:United States;North Carolina;Wilmington;


Posted: 2020-09-03 Expires: 2020-10-03

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