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Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

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Talen Energy is soliciting candidates interested in filling the position of Mechanical System Engineer at the Susquehanna Steam Electric Station located near Berwick, Pennsylvania.   

Susquehanna Steam Electric Station, one of the largest dual-unit, Boiling Water Reactor sites in the U.S., delivers approximately 2700 MW of electricity to the grid in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Susquehanna Nuclear is a member in good standing with the Utilities Service Alliance.  Located less than 30 miles south of Wilkes-Barre at the western edge of the picturesque Pocono Mountains vacation region, we are conveniently located near the arteries which connect all the major East Coast cities.  

Susquehanna Station represents the nuclear portion of Talen Energy, one of the largest competitive energy and power generation companies in North America.  Talen Energy offers its employees a generous and progressive array of compensation, benefits and growth opportunities.  Apply today and become part of the team which is helping to shape the future of electricity generation

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide in-depth technical expertise to develop, manage and implement engineering analysis, activities and programs.
  • Develop and implement trending and monitoring plans for assigned systems/components to ensure safe reliable equipment performance.
    • Demonstrate ownership of assigned systems/components, and advocates for system performance improvement opportunities.
  • Provide technical expertise and consultation through direct involvement to identify and resolve equipment and system problems.
    • Uses existing procedures to investigate, evaluate and assist in producing technically correct and cost-effective designs or recommendations that solve ongoing problems.
    • Directly interface with other workgroups (i.e. Operations, Maintenance) and Station Leadership regarding system issues and improvement initiatives.
    • Builds relationships that will facilitate knowledge transfer, cross functional knowledge of related work groups, and ability to present work products effectively.
    • Assists in a variety of topics including developing procedures, improved design recommendations or new or better equipment purchase recommendations.
  • Routinely review industry operating experience and collaborate with industry peers and forums and effectively apply 'lessons learned' for improving system performance and reliability.

Basic Qualifications


  • BS Degree in Engineering
  • Individual must meet nuclear requirements for Unescorted Plant Access.

Support Engineer

  • BS Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum 2 years related engineering experience
  • Individual must meet nuclear requirements for Unescorted Plant Access.

Sr. Engineer

  • BS Degree in Engineering
  • Shall have at least five years of engineering experience at a commercial nuclear reactor facility.
  • Individual must meet nuclear requirements for Unescorted Plant Access.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous commercial nuclear experience.
  • Familiar with design requirements for Nuclear Power plants is desired.
  • Professional Engineer Registration


Note: You will have an opportunity to add attachments to your application. Please use this opportunity to upload your resume, cover letter, and any relevant documents .

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