Nuclear Criticality Safety Engineer

NSTS-JP-1005 | Flexible Location

NSTS is a next generation solutions-oriented technical services company established to support the nuclear industry. It is within our DNA to deliver outstanding results in demanding and challenging circumstances. Our mission is to provide no-compromise exceptional service and quality to our clients through an innovative, diligent and solution-oriented approach.

Position Summary:

NSTS is seeking talented Nuclear Criticality Safety Engineers to work on current government and commercial projects. This is an excellent opportunity to on an array of challenging projects across a broad spectrum of the nuclear fuel cycle.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Perform Criticality Safety Evaluations (CSEs) and calculations in accordance with 10 CFR 70, 10 CFR 71 and DOE-STD-3007-2007.
  • Perform independent technical reviews of CSEs and calculations generated by other engineers.
  • Assist with procedure development and implementation of governing Criticality Safety Program(s).
  • Ensure that software/code work for performing CSEs are verified and validated and ensure that calculations performed for each CSE are validated.

Qualifications & Experience Required:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in nuclear engineering, physics or a related technical field plus a minimum of five years of experience working as a criticality safety engineer.
  • Experience in developing criticality safety calculations evaluations compliant with 10 CFR 70, 10 CFR 71 and the Department of Energy standard DOE-STD-3007 (2007), or equivalent.
  • Knowledge and application experience in the ANSI/ANS-8 series standards.
  • Experience in process hazards analyses and related hazard evaluation techniques.
  • US citizen or Permanent Resident.