Intern - Nuclear or Mechanical Engineering (Innsbrook)

Sep 15, 2018
Oct 03, 2018
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Intern - Nuclear or Mechanical Engineering (Innsbrook)

Date:Sep 12, 2018

Location:GLEN ALLEN, VA, US, 23060

Company:Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.

Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.

Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company's commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

Job Summary

Dominion Energy Nuclear is currently seeking a summer 2019 intern in the Corporate Nuclear Engineering and Fuel (NEF) department's Nuclear Safety Analysis Design (NSAD) group located at Dominion's Innsbrook Technical Center in Glen Allen, VA.

Job duties include:

+ Development of technical documents related to thermal/hydraulic conditions inside reactor cores, the reactor coolant system, and/or containment.

+ Development and documentation of updates to safety analysis codes and code models of reactor systems.

+ Development of technical documents related to potential worker radiation dose at the station under postulated accident conditions.

+ Support of licensing submittals related to station safety analyses prepared for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Project assignments will be made in consideration of completed coursework. Tasks will be mentored by experienced engineers. Candidates shall possess:

+ Solid engineering skills, commensurate with grade level.

+ Strong communication skills, technical writing skills, and computer skills.

+ An inquisitive nature, an ability to follow written and verbal directions, and strong professional ethics.

+ Ability to effectively operate a personal computer and workstation computer, including standard Microsoft applications and Unix.

+ Computing/programming skills are preferred

Education Requirements

+ Individuals must be pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Nuclear or Mechanical Engineering with nuclear coursework from an ABET accredited program at a four-year college or university.

+ Individuals must be classified as a Sophomore or Junior with an anticipated graduation date of 2020 or 2021.

+ Students must have a 3.2 minimum GPA.

Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required

Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law. Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.

Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.

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