Senior Nuclear Instructor - Operations

Newport, MI, USA
Jul 13, 2018
Aug 10, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Other job types
**Job Description**

Senior Nuclear Instructor - Operations-11123

The future is bright at DTE Energy! We are the largest electric and gas utility in Michigan with an aspiration to be the best-operated energy company in North America. We are a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Detroit, Michigan with businesses in 26 different states.

DTE Energy's utility and non-utility businesses are poised for significant growth. We look forward to working with highly motivated and team-oriented individuals to energize our efforts of growing economically and environmentally.

We care for our employees and prioritize their health and safety first. Recently, DTE Energy has been recognized as an outstanding place to work and has received the following accolades:

• Gallup Great Workplace Award for 5 consecutive years

• 7th on Indeed's annual "50 Best Places to Work" award

• Metropolitan Detroit's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to work For

• J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Award

• Professional Women's Magazine/Black EOE Journal "Best of the Best"

• Computerworld's 100 Best Places to Work in IT

• Best Employers for a Healthy Lifestyle Gold Award

• Detroit Free Press Green Leaders Award

DTE Energy is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.


**Job Summary:**

- Analyzes, designs, develops, implements, and evaluates classroom, laboratory, and/or simulator training using the Systematic Approach to Training model.

- Facilitates learning interventions.

- Ensures training material and presentations will result in client group performance improvement.

- Designs, presents and evaluates training in a professional manner, which displays leadership and reinforces management expectations.

- Coaches and mentors students in initial and continuing training programs.

- Directly supervises students in initial training programs.

- Works closely with the line organization to help resolve emerging performance needs.


- Mentors Subject Matter Expert SME presenters to ensure maximum student/client benefit.

- Conducts training in accordance with Nuclear Training procedures, work instructions, and best industry practices.

- Represents training on discipline specific Curriculum Review Committees.

- Interfaces with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission NRC and the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations INPO to ensure training programs are in compliance with current regulations.

- Maintains National Academy of Nuclear Training accreditation for assigned accredited training programs.

- Conducts performance analysis to ensure problems/issues are positioned with the correct solutions.

- Evaluates Training Program Effectiveness through data acquisition, analysis and trending.

- Mentors new training instructors.

- Solicits and responds to management observations of training and student feedback.

- Evaluates student performance and course effectiveness.

- Leads training self-assessments and program comprehensive evaluations.

- Tracks student progress through initial training programs.

- Emulates and reinforces management's expectations of industrial safety, reactor safety, classroom conduct, human performance etc.

- Maintains instructor and technical qualifications for assigned discipline.

- Solicits and responds to management observations, trainee feedback and corrective action documents to identify areas for improvement in the training programs and client performance.

- Reviews work processes and procedures for quality and efficiency and implements revisions as necessary.


- High School diploma or equivalent GED.

- Four (4) years experience in training or Nuclear Operations OR an Associate/Technical degree with two years of training or Nuclear Operations experience.

- Must participate as an Emergency Response Organization ERO member and responds to call-ins as appropriate.

- Computer Skills: MS Word, Excel and Power Point.

- Must be able to pass all phases of In-Processing including a background investigation, psychological screening, appropriate radiation worker/respiratory training and be medically certifiable drug and alcohol screen.

- Demonstrates mastery using all phases of the Systematic Approach to Training SAT process.

- Ability to work effectively with people at all levels within and outside the company.

- Communication and presentation skills. Must be able to effectively prepare and present classroom presentations.

- Experience in conducting and using performance analysis techniques preferred.

- Experience effectively managing complex tasks or projects preferred.

- Must meet regulatory requirements per Fermi Procedures.

- Must hold or have held a Senior Reactor Operator License or Certification or Reactor Operator License for Fermi or a similar facility. Current Fermi, SRO License or Certification is preferred.

- Must obtain SRO Certification within 12 months.

**Job:** Nuclear Generation Operations & Maintenance

**Title:** Senior Nuclear Instructor - Operations

**Primary Location:** Michigan-Newport

**Requisition ID:** 11123